The Town of Salem is located in Washington County, New York and is situated east of Saratoga Springs and southeast of Lake George on the Vermont border. Salem, founded in 1761 is steeped in Revolutionary and Civil War History. A number of historic landmarks, handsome period homes, covered bridges, museums and cultural events make Salem a place that maintains a rural charm and preserves its historical traditions. Agriculture remains an important and vital part of the area's economy.

2015 Water Quality Report

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White Creek Grant Application Plan

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Village of Salem Dissolution Information

White Creek Watershed Infrastructure Flood Vulnerability
and Mitigation Assessment
August 23, 2016
Final Report

News for Area Seniors


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Property Tax Freeze
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Town of Salem NY Government

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Town Clerk Office hours
Monday and Tuesday, 10 A.M. to 3 P.M.
Wednesday, 9:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
Thursday and Friday, 12 P.M. to 5 P.M.

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