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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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Village Bulk Trash Pick Up

The Village of Alden Fall bulk trash pick up for 2015 is Monday September 28, 2015. 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.

Annual Gun Raffle

Alden Vol. Fire Dept. Annual Sportsmen's Raffle, 13336 Broadway. Sat. Oct. 10, 6-10 pm. Food, refreshments, floor raffles. Donations $20.00, tickets for sale at the Village Hall.

Planning Board Member Position Vacancy

Attention: All Village Residents The Village of Alden is currently seeking candidates to fill one vacancy on the Village of Alden Planning Board. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and brief resume to the Village of Alden Clerk's Office.

Our tax dollars belong in Erie County.

Help keep $1.5 million dollars of your hard earned tax dollars right here in Erie County! “Just Mail It” using the postage-paid, signature green envelope available at the Alden Village Clerk’s Office or at the Erie County Auto Bureaus to help keep 12.5% of your auto registration renewal here. When you mail it directly to Albany in the pink envelopes, or renew it online with NYS DMV, Erie County taxpayers get 0%.

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 10, 2015.  The work session will begin at 6:30pm, and the board meeting at 7:30 pm. Thank you.


Notice is hereby given by Collector of Taxes for the Village of Alden, NY, that the annual Tax Roll and Warrant was received for the collection of taxes for the year 2015-2016.  penalties: 10.5% Sept. 1-30, 12% Oct.1-Nov.2. 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 

Shake Off Drugs-Alden High School

The Village of Alden would like to congratulate the Alden High School students on winning first place in the Kids Escaping Drugs video contest. The Video can be viewed at: 

Solicitor's Permits

No person shall engage in the occupation of peddling and hawking within the Village of Alden, without first obtaining a permit from the Village Clerk’s Office. If you are approached by a salesperson, please ask to see their permit. If they do not have one, they can be reported to the Erie County Sheriff’s non emergency number 858-2903 or the Village Clerk’s Office 937-9216 ext. 10 or 11. Thank you.