Clifton Park is a suburban town in Saratoga County, New York, United States. According to the United States Census Bureau, the 2010 population was 36,705.
The name is derived from an early land patent. The town is in the south part of the county and is located approximately 12 miles north of Albany, 7 miles northeast of Schenectady, and 10 miles south of Saratoga Springs. Recognized for our outstanding quality of life, smart growth practices, numerous parks, extensive recreation programs, a 15 mile trail network, the Clifton Common sports complex (host to a variety of national, state and regional tournaments), the excellent Shenendehowa School System, an active Shenendehowa Senior Community Center and emerging business centers, we are a model growth community. Clifton Park has preserved and restored significant historic sites, such as the Grooms Tavern, and has acquired, protected, preserved and purchased development rights on over 1000 acres, balancing our rural roots with innovative residential designs and twenty-first century economic development in New York’s Tech Valley. Clifton Park remains true to its motto: “Clifton Park – A Great Place to Live, Work and Play!”
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a public hearing for the 2021 proposed budget of the Vischer Ferry Fire District will be held on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 7:00 pm at the Vischer Ferry firehouse, Station #2, located at 750 Grooms Rd. Rexford.
The Clifton Knolls 2020 Leaf Pick-Up Schedule will begin on Monday, October 26, 2020 and will continue through Friday, December 4, 2020, depending upon the weather.
Please take notice that the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Clifton Park - Halfmoom Fire District #1, of the Towns of Clifton Park and Halfmoon, County of Saratoga, New York, will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at 7:00PM for the purpose of taking comment on the proposed 2021 Fire District Budget. The hearing will be held at the firehouse located at 38 Old Route 146 in Clifton Park.
Sitterly Road between Crossings Boulevard and Lakeview Drive will be closed until October 21, 2020 except to local traffic as part of continuing construction for the Sitterly Road Improvement Project.
The Town of Clifton Park is currently offering an opportunity for community non-profit organizations to apply for funding to support programs and projects that result in a tangible benefit to Clifton Park and its residents. Information on the grant criteria and the application can be found by clicking on 2020 Community Action Fund Application. Applications must be received by September 30, 2020. Funding for awards will be announced no later than October 31, 2020.