June 2019
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 1 2 3 4 5 6

Legal Notices

The Village of Afton Strategic Plan and Feasibility andPlanning Study for Waterfront Revitalization

Village of Afton, NY Strategic Plan (draft / PDF)
Waterfront_Revitalization-draft (PDF-19 MB)
Task13_Village_of_Afton_Strategic_Plan_May 2018 (710K / PDF)

Village of Afton Yard Debris Pickup

  • Grass Clippings / Mulch / Weeds must be bagged at no more than 40 lbs.
  • Sticks & Limbs should be no more than 4 ft. long / no more than 3 inches in diameter & stacked together
  • Village will pick up storm debris only – Not trees being cut by the property owner or renter
  • No scrap lumber or garbage
  • There is a metal dumpster at the DPW garage for metal ONLY!
  • Pickup of large metal objects can be arranged with the DPW (Washers, Dryers, Stoves, etc...) call 639-1903. Please leave a message, name, and phone number. Someone will contact you to arrange for a pickup.
  • During the Fall time ONLY – Leaf vacuum is for leaves. No sticks, no mulch, no stones, etc…

Village of Afton Parks Committee

The Village of Afton has formed a Parks Committee. Its purpose is to gather public input into the upgrade of parks and development of Village owned properties. This effort is being made to turn these properties into efficient recreational spaces that will be accessible to all Village of Afton and surrounding community residents. The committee will meet monthly to review ideas and outline plans for the completion of these projects in an established timeline. All community residents in the Towns of Afton, Coventry and the Village of Afton are encouraged to attend meetings and/or submit ideas to:

Village of Afton Parks Committee
P.O. Box 26
Afton, NY 13730

The Committee will meet on the fourth Monday of each month in the Susquehanna Room in the Jack D. Bolster Community Center located at 105 Main St. Afton, NY 13730.

Notice of Public Hearing

The Village Board of Trustees of Afton will be holding a special meeting at the Jack D. Bolster Community Center, 105 Main Street. On Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 6 pm. This will be an informational meeting with Mr. Brendon Becker, an Engineer with Lamont Engineers, P.C., to discuss possible grant funding that may be avail to the Village.
Ann Palmatier Village Clerk / Treasurer

The Organizational Meeting for the Village of Afton was held during the regular May meeting.
Motion was made for the following: Planning Board Members are as follows – April Leggett, Ernest Cutting, Robert Humphrey Jr and Bruce Bosket. Appeals Board Members are as follows – Richard Cuthbertson and Michael Lawrence. The Attorney for the Village will be Coughlin & Gerhardt. The official depository for all monies will be The NBT Bank. The official newspaper will be The Evening Sun, as well as the Pennysaver. Our mileage reimbursement will be $.50. Our monthly board meeting will be held every second Monday of the Month at 7PM. in the Susquehanna Room at the Jack D Bolster Community Center 105 Main Street. The Planning Board monthly meeting will be held on the first Monday of the Month at 7PM, as the same address. All Village committees will remain the same. Deputy Mayor will be Trustee Girard Matthews


At the Village of Afton Board Meeting held on Monday, June 10, 2019. The Village Board made a motion to accept the resignation of the current Mayor, Cynthia Burnett. The Village Board then appointed Mr. Gerry Matthews as Mayor until a special election can be held in March of 2020.

Ann Palmatier Village Clerk / Treasurer

Village of Afton Election Results March 19, 2019

Elected for 4 year Trustee Term:
Sally Muller - 65 Votes
Deanna Lawrence - 98 Votes
Melissa Matthews - 37 Votes
Write - In - For Trustee:
Robert Humphry Jr. - 7 Votes
Mark Hulbert - 1 Vote