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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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The quarterly water and sewer bills were mailed out on May 1st and are due without penalty by May 29th, 2017. If you haven’t received your blue post card bill in the mail, please contact the Village Office at 937-9216 X110.

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

Water - Alternative Source/ Rate Study surveys have been mailed to water customers. We encourage all village water customers to respond. Your input is important. Thank you.  This is the information on the Water - Alternative Source/ Rate Study.  Hard copies are available to view at the Clerk’s office.  We will be sending out surveys to our water customers in the near future.  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: 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, May 25, the work session will begin at 6:30pm, and the board meeting at 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.

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%.