CHRISTMAS TREE RECYCLING


The Village will pick up your real Christmas trees.  Trees must be placed curbside with NO lights, completely UNdecorated and not in any sort of plastic bags.  They will be put directly through our chipper.  Thank you.


NOTICE:  BEGINNING ON FEBRUARY 23, 2016, PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT VILLAGE WORKSHOP MEETINGS WILL BEGIN AT 6:00 PM INSTEAD OF 7:00 PM.  THANK YOU .

The Board of Trustees approved the following resolution at the November 15, 2016 Village Board meeting:


 NOTICE:  We are asking that you remove your portable basketball hoops from the  side of the road during the winter months.  It is interfering with our ability to plow.  The Village will not be responsible if any damages are incurred.  Thank you for your  cooperation. 

VILLAGE OF RAVENA

CHRISTMAS DECORATION CONTEST


Don't forget about the annual Village of Ravena Christmas Decoration Contest.  Let's show our holiday spirit and imagination by participating in the contest.  To be eligible, you must reside within the Village of Ravena and you must have the outside of your home decorated no later than December 10th.  The Mayor and his Elves (Board of Trustees) will be judging the houses on December 11th at 6:00 pm so we ask that you have your lights on by 5:00 pm that evening.  First, second and third place prizes will be awarded at the December 20th Village Board Meeting.


WINNERS:  1ST PLACE - MR. & MRS. MARK ANDERSON, 23 WINNIE AVE.

                     2ND PLACE - MR. & MRS. BRIAN BURNS. 35 WILLIS AVE.

​                     3RD PLACE - MR. & MRS. jOHN LENNON, 53 WINNIE AVE.



The Mayor and the Board of Trustees would like to remind residents of our village codes regarding dogs. . .to summarize our village codes and laws:


It is unlawful to allow dogs to run at large unless said dog is restrained by a leash or unless accompanied by its owner or a responsible person able to control the animal.


It is unlawful to allow dogs to engage in habitual loud howling or barking or conduct itself in such a manner as to habitually annoy any person.


Unnecessary noise from any source between the hours of 10:00 pm and 7:00 am the following day is prohibited. Noise from a dog that is continuous and exceeds 15 minutes is prohibited as well.


Removal of all feces is required.


To read our codes and laws in more detail along with consequences for violations click on the link for Code of the Village of Ravena.


Thank you for your cooperation!

FREE HEALTH SCREENING

SPONSORED BY ST. PETER'S HEALTH PARTNERS & THE VILLAGE OF RAVENA


TUESDAY JANUARY 24 (SNOW DAY TUESDAY, JANUARY 31), 1 PM TO 5 PM

15 MOUNTAIN ROAD, VILLAGE HALL, REAR ENTRANCE

For additional info. or questions email NJW204@aol.com

"Walk Ins" welcome; No appointment necessary

Open to the public --- must be 18 years of age


Screening will include:  cholesterol screening, blood pressure, pulmonary function test


​You will receive a copy of your results & suggestions on how to lower your risks in a private consultation

HELP WANTED:  PART-TIME POSITION CLERICAL


​The Village of Ravena is seeking part-time clerical staff for our court office to fill an immediate opening.  Typing, filing, computer skills and pleasant phone skills are required.  Must be dependable, responsible, flexible, and confident handling money.  Confidentiality is crucial for this position.  Background investigation is required.  15 Hours per week @ $10.00 per hour.  Submit resume or application to the Village Clerks Offices at 15 Mountain Road.

Changes in Water Restriction:


We are lifting the water restriction in the Village of Ravena on a trial basis.  We still encourage everyone to conserve water whenever possible.

MICROENTERPRISE GRANT PROGRAM

Go to the link below to learn more about a grant that is available to help start-ups and small business entrepeneurs in Albany County.


​​http://www.albanycounty.com/newsandupdates/16-08-22/County_Executive_McCoy_Announces_Launch_of_County_Microenterprise_Grant_Program.aspx


Adopted Budget

The Village of Ravena has adopted its budget for the fiscal year ending May 31, 2017.  It has been uploaded on our News and Notices page.

Ravena Coeymans Historical Society

"Looking Back to the Past" with Norma June

Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the Village of Ravena Municipal Building

​For more information follow this link:

​Next Village Board Meeting:

January 17, 2017 at 7:00 pm

​"The experiences of yesteryear, the challenges of today, the promises of tomorrow"

Welcome to the official website of the Village of Ravena!  We invite you to visit us in person but in the meantime feel free to "visit" us though our web pages.  We encourage you to see for yourself why Ravena is the "Friendship" community of the Capital District of New York.

 Office Hours
Mon. - Fri. 8:30 - 4:00
15 Mountain Road
Ravena  NY  12143


Please feel free to contact us at (518)756-8233, ravclk@mhcable.com or ravenaclerk@gmail.com.

​To contact the COURT, you must call (518) 756-2313 or

fax (518) 756-3969.

Welcome to the 

Village of Ravena

[518] 756-8233


The Board of Trustees approved the following resolution at the November 1, 2016 Village Board meeting: