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!”
To read the Map/Plan Report for the proposed Treemont Estates Sewer Extension please click on Map Plan Report Clifton Park Sewer District No. 2 Ext No. 1
The Town Board has scheduled a public hearing on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 7:01 p.m. in the Wood Memorial Room, One Town Hall Plaza to consider the 2021 Preliminary Town Budget.
A copy of the Preliminary Budget may be viewed in the Town Clerk's Office during normal business hours or by clicking on 2021 Clifton Park Preliminary Budget.
The Town is holding a discussion about adopting a new town seal. Learn more about the process from the video.
A reminder that the October 19th and November 2nd regularly scheduled meetings of the Town Board have been moved to the Clifton Park Senior Community Center to accomodate anticipated attendance by the public while maintaining social distancing.
Sunday, October 25, 2020; Sunday, November 1, 2020; Sunday, November 8, 2020; Sunday, November 15, 2020. Hours are 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM for Fall cleanup of leaves and brush only. All permit holders are entitled to one free pick up truck load of mulch per week when available.
Join us Friday evening, October 30th from 4pm to6pm for a free Trunk or Treat at Clifton Common. Starpoint Church is partnering with the Town of Clifton Park to provide a fun, family, friendly event. We'll have pony rides, a photo booth for family pictures, popcorn, decorated cars, and of course candy! Be sure to wear your costumes. Extra safety precautions will be in place to help keep everyone safe.
Clifton Park Town Supervisor Phil Barrett has released the 2021 Town of Clifton Park Tentative Budget. The proposed budget will ensure another year of no Town of Clifton Park General Fund Property Tax. The Town spending plan does not exceed the New York State Tax Cap. No fund balance monies were used to balance the budget.
At the regularly scheduled October 5, 2020 meeting of the Town Board held at Town Hall, Board Members unanimously appointed attorney Anthony Morelli to fill the unexpired board seat of Jim Romano who had previously resigned effective October 1, 2020.
The Clifton Park Industrial Development Agency (IDA) has a core goal of seeking to promote Town prosperity, through the creation and advancement of a healthy business climate, supporting job creation and retention. The IDA utilizes a variety of economic development tools, financial incentive programs and resources permitted within the scope of the Public Authorities Law to build customized packages from project concept through construction and sustained operation fostering the general prosperity of the Town.