Emergency Alert Change to NY Alert

Columbia County is changing its mass emergency alert system to the system provided by New York State known as NY ALERT.

Greener Pathways Mobile RV Unit Narcan Training Wednesday, May 6, 2:30-4:30pm at Ghent Town Hall

Greener Pathways will be parked at Ghent Town Hall offering Narcan training and a kit, resources and a Certified Recovery Peer Advocate will be on hand to talk to anyone about Substance Use Disorder affecting you or a loved one. Stop on by and learn more about our services. All people visiting the RV must …

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Limited Supply of Free Liquid Hand Sanitizer and Face Masks for Ghent Residents

The Town has a limited amount of LIQUID hand sanitizer and face masks (NOT MEDICAL GRADE) to distribute for free to Ghent residents who have been unable to obtain them elsewhere. Both will be distributed on Saturday, April 25th, from 1:00pm – 3:00pm (or until we run out) in the parking lot of Ghent Town Hall.

The Ghent Food Pantry is Open

The Ghent Food Pantry is open Monday-Thursday, 9:00am-Noon. No paperwork is required. We have placed a table on the porch of the Town Hall with a grocery order on it and an ice chest has the meat, eggs, oleo etc. for that order. The Pantry puts a milk card in each order. There is also a packet of cleaning supplies. The table will be right inside the door in inclement weather.

Notice to Ghent Residents: 2nd Distribution of Hand Sanitizer

The Town has a limited amount of LIQUID hand sanitizer to distribute for free to Ghent residents who have been unable to obtain it elsewhere. The hand sanitizer will be distributed on Saturday, April 4th, from 12:00 pm – 2:00pm (or until we run out) in the parking lot of Ghent Town Hall.

Notice to Ghent Residents re Hand Sanitizer Distribution

The Town has a limited amount of LIQUID hand sanitizer to distribute for free to Ghent residents who have been unable to obtain it elsewhere. The hand sanitizer will be distributed on Wednesday, April 1st, from 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm (or until we run out) in the parking lot of Ghent Town Hall.

Coronavirus Update – March 19, 2020

Ghent Town Hall is closed to the public. Please call 518.392.4644 during regular business hours or contact Clerk Michelle Radley at 518.755.4740 for after hours assistance.