Boards & Committees

Meetings annually at Van Buren Town hall. Times TBA.

The Erie Canal Committee works to promote reconnection with the canal as a recreational opportunity.This committee meets as needed and meetings are scheduled by the Chairperson.

The chairperson also schedules "Canal Clean Up Days" when volunteers are welcome to come help clean up the trail. Volunteers are asked to bring their own shears and gloves and anyone is welcome to help.

The Highway Committee works as a liason between the Highway Superintendent and Town Board. They review and recommend town highway work and funding sources for projects.The Highway Committee meets on an as needed basis and meetings are scheduled by the Chairperson.

The Parks, Recreation and Facilities Committee oversees the operations, maintenance and programming of all town parks and buildings.

Meetings are scheduled by the Chairperson on an as needed basis.

The Personnel Committee deals with all contracts and personnel issues.The Personnel Committee meets on an as needed basis and meetings are scheduled by the Chairperson.

The Planning and Zoning Committee assists the Planning and Zoning Boards on Code revisions, land use and the town wide Comprehensive Plan. Meetings are scheduled on an as needed basis by the Chairperson.

1st Monday of each month at 7:00pm at Van Buren Town Hall.

The Public Safety Committee meets to discuss a range of public safety issues such as fire protection, police protection and general safety issues involving local government.The meetings are scheduled by the Chairperson.

3rd Monday of each month at 7:30pm at Van Buren Town Hall.