Welcome to the Town of Wawayanda. Our town is located in the western part of Orange County, New York, with a population of 7,313 as recorded by the 2019 census bureau. The Town of Wawayanda was established November 27, 1849, from the Town of Minisink. It had been first settled after the American Revolution. Wawayanda consists of approximately 34.72 square miles (22,610 Acres).
This site has been created and designed to provide you with convenient access to public information concerning our community, its people, its government and services.
We hope you find our site helpful. It is our goal to provide timely and useful information to you as well as another medium for you to communicate with your local government. Feel free to browse our site. Thank you and WELCOME!!
We are looking for food truck vendors. The Town of Wawayanda will hold its Food Truck Festival, Saturday, October 30, 2021, in Shannen Park, Slate Hill, NY. Any vendor that is interested please contact the Town of Wawayanda Supervisors office at 845-355-5700 ext. 4.
Please notify the Assessor's office of any mailing address changes. All mailing addresses for property owners are maintained in the assessor's office. This database is used to mail your school and property tax bills, as well as any correspondence from the Town of Wawayanda, Orange County, and the State of New York regarding your property. Please fill out the change of address form. You can drop it off at the Town Hall, mail the form, or fax it.
Address Change Form
Town of Wawayanda Assessor's Office
80 Ridgebury Hill Road
Slate Hill, NY 10973
The Town of Wawayanda is pleased to announce that we are in the process of transitioning our water meter reading system to a LTE Cellular endpoint system to efficiently and securely deliver meter reading data to us via a reliable cellular network. You will be able to monitor your own water use via an “App”, accessible on your phone, tablet or computer. .
We are asking that you contact our Water & Sewer Department at 845-355-5700 ext. 5 to schedule an appointment to have your Cellular endpoint installed. Be sure to leave your name, address, account and telephone number, an employee from our contracting company, JCO will return your call to set up an appointment day and time.