SUPERVISOR’S CORNER: Week of March 27th, 2023

SUPERVISOR’S CORNER: Week of March 27th, 2023

The Arbor Day Foundation congratulates the Town of Warwick on earning recognition as a 2022 Tree City USA.  Residents of the Town of Warwick should be proud to live in a community that makes the planting and care of trees a priority.  Founded in 1976, Tree City USA is a partnership between the Arbor Day Foundation, the U. S. Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters.  The Town of Warwick is part of an incredible network of more than 3,600 Tree City USA communities nationwide, with a combined population of 155 million.  Over the last few years, the value and importance of trees has become increasingly clear.  Cities and Towns across the globe are facing issues with air quality, water resources, personal health and well-being and energy use.  The Town of Warwick has taken steps to create a brighter, greener future.

 The Orange County Household Hazardous Waste collection will be held on Saturday, April 15th, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The event will be held at the Orange County Transfer Station, 121 Training Center Lane, New Hampton, N. Y. (Route 17M), across from the Mid-Hudson Psychiatric Center.  It is free to all Orange County residents.  For a full list of disposable items visit under departments, Environmental Facilities Services.

Operation Clean Sweep, a town-wide beautification and recycling project celebrating Earth Day, will be held on April 15th to April 23rd.  All Town of Warwick residents, including the Villages, are encouraged to participate.  We are asking individuals, neighbors, civic groups, and businesses to grab some friends and a bag and clean your street.  Gloves, bags and safety vests can be obtained from the Chamber.  Simply clean your neighborhood, street or park, and place the closed bag at a visible corner for pickup by Town of Warwick DPW the week of April 24th.  On Earth Day, April 22nd, 9:00 a.m. until noon, there will be several Special Collection events at the Chase Lot on South St. in the Village.  Opportunities include a paper shredding service, the collection of eye glasses, hearing aids, sneakers, and rubber cleats, unused prescription drugs, cellphones, used motor oil collection at Leo Kaytes Ford at 145 Route 94 S. on April 22nd, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and computer/electronics recycling at The Computer Guy located at 2 Overlook Drive on April 15th through April 22nd, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   For more information/supplies, contact the Chamber at 845-986-2720 or email    

A work session of the Town Board will be held on Thursday, April 13, 2023 at 6:30 p.m. in the Warwick Town Hall, 132 Kings Highway.

A public hearing to amend Chapter 129 entitled “Short-Term Rental Properties” will be held on Thursday, April 13, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. in the Warwick Town Hall.

The next regular meeting of the Town Board will be held on Thursday, April 13, 2023 at 7:30 p.m. in the Warwick Town Hall, 132 Kings Highway.