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 .

RESOLUTION


AT THE REGULAR VILLAGE BOARD MEETING OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE VILLAGE OF RAVENA HELD ON JULY 5, 2016 THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION WAS OFFERED B TRUSTEE WARNER AND SECONDED BY TRUSTEE MAHLER, WHO MOVED FOR ITS ADOPTION AND IT WAS UNANIMOUSLY CARRIED.


WHEREAS, THE VILLAGE OF RAVENA OWNS FOUR PUBLIC PARKING LOTS LOCATED THROUGHOUT THE VILLAGE; AND


WHEREAS, ONE LOT IS LOCATED AT MAIN STREET AND CENTRAL AVENUE, ONE BEHIND 158 MAIN STREET, ONE AT 15 MOUNTAIN ROAD MUNICIPAL BUILDING AND ONE LOCATED BEHIND 171 MAIN STREET ADJACENT TO THE RAVENA POST OFFICE; AND


​WHEREAS, THESE PARKING LOTS CANNOT BE USED FOR OVERNIGHT PARKING FOR THE FOLLOWING TYPES OF VEHICLES:  RECREATIONAL VEHICLES (CAMPERS, RVs, ETC.), UTILITY TRAILERS, COMMERCIAL VEHICLES AND ALL ACCESSORIES RELATED TO COMMERCIAL USAGE; AND


NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, THERE WILL BE NO OVERNIGHT PARKING AT ANY VILLAGE PARKING LOT FOR THE VEHICLES TYPES LISTED ABOVE.  ANY VEHICLE, AS DESCRIBED ABOVE, FOUND PARKED OVERNIGHT IN ANY OF THESE LOTS WILL BE TOWED AT THE OWNER'S EXPENSE.


​THE RESOLUTION SHALL TAKE EFFECT AUGUST 5, 2016.  


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!

A Message from the Mayor:

A sincere, heartfelt THANK YOU to our tireless Festival Committee!!
Great food, free rides, awesome fireworks....coordination was very impressive!

Thank you to all who helped and attended
I love our community!
-Bill

Note:  Change in Evening Times for Water Restriction


Immediate Water Restriction


Effective immediately, water restrictions for the Village of Ravena, Hamlet of Coeymans, and water users of the Town of New Baltimore:


No sprinklers at any time.  Hand-held watering of gardens and flowers only from 7 am - 9 am and  5 pm - 7 pm.  Until further notice.

KEEP THE DATE OPEN!!!

OUR ANNUAL CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING AND PARADE WILL BE ON SATURDAY DECEMBER 3, 2016! MORE INFORMATION WILL FOLLOW!!!


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

Tom Sweeney to Discuss Resoration of Alcove Cemetary Fence

Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in the Village of Ravena Municipal Building

​For more information follow this link:

​Next Village Board Meeting:

September 20, 2016 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


NOTICE OF FILING OF ANNUAL FINANCIAL REPORT UPDATE DOCUMENT


Pursuant to Village Law Section 4-408(e) and General Municipal Law Section 30, the Annual Financial Report Update Document for the Village of Ravena was completed  and has been filed with the State of New York, Office of the State Comptroller.  This document is available for inspection in the village clerk's office during regular business hours or on the village's website (click on the link to the left).  Thank you.


Susan M. King

​Clerk-Treasurer

Good News! According to the Department of Health the latest round of THM and HAA samplings of Village water look good. The HAA's running average is now below the 60 ug/L level. The Village of Ravena is back in compliance!

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