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!”
The Jonesville Fire District announces the results of the December 11, 2018 Fire Commissioner Election.
The Jonesville Fire Department will hold their 5th Annual Santa Patrol on Friday, Nov. 30th, Saturday, Dec. 1st, Friday Dec. 14th and Saturday, Dec. 15th. The hours are 6 – 9 p.m. on Fridays, and from 12 – 6 p.m. on Saturdays. Apparatus and crews from Jonesville FD plan to visit every street in the Jonesville Fire District with Santa on board as their special guest. Candy canes will be distributed to the children in the district. For more information, please check our website at www.jonesvillefire.org for updates on the dates and times.
Click on December 2018 Clifton Park Senior Community Center Newsletter to learn all about the exciting events happening at the Center in December.
Ring in the holiday season with the Clifton Park Community Chorus.
The Transfer Station’s mission is to assist our Town residents in maintaining proper waste management practices. Each year the Town significantly subsidizes the operations of the Transfer Station for the benefit of its residents.
Following the first batch of winter weather earlier this week, we have received numerous inquiries about various roads and the entity responsible for maintenance. Please see the below list of roads that are owned by Saratoga County and NYS.
We would like to introduce you to the many natural areas, parks and nature preserves that are open to the public in the Town! Join the Town one or more of their "working, stewardship hikes" in 2018-19. All hikes are on the First Friday of the months and start at 1pm and may last up to two hours. To learn more click on Stewardship Hikes 2018 to 2019
National Grid has selected Clifton Park for a new program providing additional tools to track your energy usage. You will be receiving direct communication from National Grid next month.