Ridgebury Lake Aquatic Vegetation Treatment

The Pond and Lake Connection will begin the aquatic vegetation treatment of Ridgebury Lake on or about
May 4, 2017. This will be the 1st of 4 proposed treatments which will take place every 3-4 weeks ending in August 2017. The treatment company will be posting signs and using airboats for treatment.

Lets hope this is successful!

Veterans Plaque Dedication Ceremony

On Memorial Day - Monday, May 29, 2017, at 11am a Veterans memorial plaque will be dedicated to those Wawayanda residents who gave their lives while in the military service of our country. This monument will be located near our present veterans' memorial at Shannen Park.

Please join us to honor our military and veterans on Monday, May 29, 2017 at 11am

Please contact Town Clerk, Kathy Sherlock with any questions   845-355-5700 ext. 200

Location:  Shannen Park, 1918 Route 284, Slate Hill, NY  10973

Orange County Emergency Alerts

Orange County has adopted a new service in which residents and businesses can ask the county to notify them by phone, email,or text message about an impending storm or other emergency. County Officials announced on Thursday 1/7/2016 that they had contracted with Florida-based Emergency Communications Network for its CodeRED services.

To participate in this program, register online here.


eagleWelcome to the Town of Wawayanda. Our Town is located in Orange County NY, with a population of 7,266 as recorded by the 2010 census. The Town is in the western part of the county, south of Middletown. The Town of Wawayanda was established in 1849 from the Town of Minisink. It had been first settled after the American Revolution.

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