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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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Erie County friends:

Erie County needs Election Day Inspectors throughout the County. The only requirements are: 1). Be registered to vote; 2). Live in Erie County 3). Be a Republican or a Democrat. There is (1) 3 hour training class. You are paid $25 for the class and $170/day for each Primary or Election you work (5:30a.m to 9:30p.m.). Refer any questions to Ted Morton @ 858-4982 or Thank you for your help; PLEASE SHARE!

Work Session Village Board

The Board of Trustees, will hold a Work Session on the Tentative 2018-2019 budget Tues., February 20 and Wed., Feb. 21, 6 pm in the Village Conference Room, 13336 Broadway.

FREE smoke alarm installation

The American Red Cross of WNY is offering FREE smoke alarm installation and home fire safety education. Call 716-878-2353 to schedule a time that is convenient for you. For more information, visit


The quarterly water and sewer bills were mailed out on February 1st and are due without penalty by February 28th, 2018. If you haven’t received your blue post card bill in the mail, please contact the Village Office at 937-9216 X110.

Help Wanted,

The Village of Alden is seeking applicants for the position of Alternate Crossing Guards. Applications can be obtained at: Village Municipal Building, 13336 Broadway, Alden, N.Y. 14004.


Pursuant to Alden Village Code §200-13, no motor or other vehicle shall from the first day of November to the following first day of April, be parked or left standing on any street or public highway in the Village of Alden between the hours of 2:00 AM and 6:00 AM. The Superintendent of Public Works is authorized to remove from such street to a vehicle impound designated by the Board of Trustees. Any questions call the village office at 937-9216 X110.

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.

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.

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, February 22, work session 6:30 pm, board meeting 7:30 pm.  Thank you.