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The Village of Alden is located on the eastern border of Erie County approximately 20 miles east of Buffalo. Incorporated in 1869, the Village of Alden is a rural/residential community with a population of 2605 -Census 2010.

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Reflective Address Markers

Did you know the Alden Hook and Ladder Fire Company sells reflective address markers? Only $15 for the marker, installation and post are included for free. Order yours today, it may help save your life, or someone you love. If the fire company cannot find you, they can’t help you. Pick up your order forms at the Village Hall, 13336 Broadway.

Village Taxes

NOTICE OF VILLAGE TAX WARRANT Notice is hereby given by the undersigned Collector of Taxes for the Village of Alden, NY, that the annual Tax Roll and Warrant has been received for the collection of taxes for the year 2017-2018. After July 3, 2017, 7.5% penalty will be added for the first month, and 1.5% added for each additional month thereafter. The time for receiving tax payments at the Village Clerk/Treasurer’s Office, 13336 Broadway, Alden, NY is from 9:00 AM – 4:15 PM.

Emergency yellow dot program

The “Yellow Dot” program is designed to assist citizens and first responders in the event of an automobile crash or other medical emergency involving the participant’s vehicle.

Water - Alternative Source/ Rate Study

Thank you to all those that responded to our Water - Alternative Source/ Rate Study surveys.  Summary page and hard copies are available to view at the Clerk’s office. Thank you.

Large Junk Collections

 Monday September 25

Internet survey

The county is looking for your feedback on internet services. Please complete the survey at: Eriecounty.crowdfiber.com Thank you.

Village Board Meetings

The Village Board meetings are held on the second and fourth Thursday of each month.  The next meeting of the Alden Village Board will be held on Thursday, September 28, work session 6:30 pm, board meeting 7:30 pm.  Thank you.

Village Crosswalks

There are three designated village crosswalk that intersect Broadway at Westcott, Emerson and Church St. State law requires drivers must yield the right-of-way to pedestrians, particularly if a pedestrian is in a crosswalk. This law is in effect all year long, even when the signs are not in the roadway. Thank you.