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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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NOTICE VILLAGE RESIDENTS

The Village of Alden has renewed its State of Emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

ATTENTION VILLAGE RESIDENTS SEASONAL PARKING

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.

covid 19

Below are updated resources and advice on how your business and family can plan for and respond to the virus. New York State Covid-19 State Hotline: 1-888-364-3065 NYS Department of Health Updates & Guidance NYS Department of Labor Erie County COVID-19 County Hotline: 716-858-2929 Erie County Department of Health Alden Town of Alden http://www2.erie.gov/alden/ Village of Alden http://www2.erie.gov/village_alden/ Alden Central School https://www.aldenschools.org/ Donate Blood! Blood Industry Join Press Release *Please consider donating blood. Blood donation is SAFE, and as you can imagine there is a CRITICAL and URGENT need. American Red Cross Blood Donor Center Union Road Plaza 3601 Union Road Cheektowaga, NY To make an appointment: 1-800-REDCROSS or redcrossblood.org ConnectLIfe Emergency Blood Drive Hours For more information on ConnectLife: www.connectlife.org Transportation NFTA Public Transit Below are updated resources and advice on how your business and family can plan for and respond to the virus. New York State Covid-19 State Hotline: 1-888-364-3065 NYS Department of Health Updates & Guidance NYS Department of Labor *New York State Department of Labor has waived the 7-day waiting period for unemployment insurance benefits for employees out of work due to COVID-19.

Pay by credit cards.

Getting what you want just got easier. No matter what you need to pay for, you should be able to pay your way. We now proudly accept all major credit cards, including American Express® Cards, as a form of payment You can pay on-line on the website, by phone, or in the office. The user will incur the convenience fee cost.

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 Board Meetings

The Village Board meetings are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month.  The next meetings of the Alden Village Board will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020 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.

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. 110. Thank you.