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At the request of interested Town Residents, we will try our best to post the Agenda for regular Town Board Meetings held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM.  We will try to have this agenda available by the Wednesday or Thursday preceding the meeting.  Please remember that the agenda will be subject to change by meeting date.


CLICK HERE to view the agenda for the TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10th Town Board Meeting.


An agenda is not generated for the end of the month meeting, this meeting held on the last Tuesday of the month at 5:30 PM, is primarily a bill paying meeting.



Position Available: Library Clerk

Town of Keene

Part Time Employment: Immediate Opening

 The Town of Keene is looking for a reliable, hard-working, outgoing, person to direct the Keene Library.  

 Position Description:

Library Clerk

29 hours per week/year round


The Library Clerk must successfully complete the county library system training in the first month of employment to be permanently hired. 

The Library Clerk position requires lifting, carrying, and walking over the entire course of the work day.

The Library Clerk position requires cleaning tasks on a daily basis. 

Must be able to communicate effectively with the public. 

Must pass pre-employment drug testing


Applications can be picked up at the Town Hall Mon-Fri 8am to 3pm.  Completed applications should be returned to the Keene Library in person or mailed to: Keene Library, PO Box 206, Keene, NY 12942. 


The Town of Keene is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. 




Keene Transfer Station is now using Zero-Sort Recycling.  Start saving tipping fees by recycling more, instead of throwing it away, you will be able to put more recyclables in the Zero-Sort compactor:  magazines and phone books, newspapers, file folders and office paper, mail and greeting cards, all plastic containers (#1-7), large rigid plastics, metal cans and glass bottles and jars.  Separate containers will be available for cardboard and boxboards and for metal (consider putting your metal cans here) to be picked up by Casella and treated as a revenue. 


Zero-Sort Recycling Guides are available at the Transfer Station, Town Hall, Keene and Keene Valley Libraries, Valley Grocery and McDonough's Valley Hardware.

New:  The Town is now accepting Electronic Equipment for Recycling, CLICK HERE to view list.

Other fees to keep in mind:

Freon removal charge - $20

Televisions w/tubes - $20

Tires - $3 for up to 16 inch, $5 for over 16 inch and $25 for large tractor tires.




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Click for Keene Youth Commission Open Seat:



Are you interested in joining a board that benefits the youth of this town? KYC is now accepting applications for an open board seat that will expire 12/31/2020. The board meets once a month at the town hall. All interested applicants can send a letter of interest to keeneyouthcommission@gmail.com. Applications will be accepted until September 11th.




The Town of Keene has received notice from DEC that there will be a burn ban for Municipalities beginning July 1st.  Therefore, until further notice, NO BRUSH will be accepted at the transfer station AFTER Friday, June 28th, 2013.