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Welcome to the website for The Town of Johnstown! 

The Town of Johnstown is located in Fulton County, in the foothills of the beautiful Adirondacks.  Ours is a friendly community which always welcomes visitors and new neighbors alike.  The area is scenic and provides opportunity for those who want to live in a warm, rural community as well as for businesses interested in a location to invest in.  The best of both worlds is right here - in the Town of Johnstown!

New Town of Johnstown Animal Shelter
March 24, 2015

Volunteers sought for new Animal Shelter construction


Town of Johnstown residents are invited to join in any and all efforts to construct the community’s new Animal Shelter. The Town of Johnstown will be commencing its project this spring, located at 352 County Highway 122, Gloversville, NY 12078.


If you are able to contribute your time, skills or are interested in learning a new skill by participating in this project, please contact Ryan Fagan at

or by calling  him at 762-7346.


The following is a list of opportunities associated with this upcoming project:

  • Site Preparation and Layout
    Soil Analysis for Septic System Design
    Underground “Rough” Plumbing
    Installation of “Radiant” heating system (2 Parts, prior to concrete and final)
    Framing Construction and
    Interior Rough Plumbing
    Advanced Insulation
    Interior and Exterior Painting
    Trim Painting
    Interior Wall Board
    Interior Electrical
    Finish Plumbing
    Finishing Detailed Work

Thank you, in advance, for considering offering your help.

Town of Johnstown Town Board




Local contractors to meet
March 20, 2015

Town of Johnstown Building and Codes Dept.


The Town of Johnstown Building Inspector will be holding an informal meeting

on March 26th, at 6pm, for any contractors, residents or interested persons

who would like to attend.


Discussions will include 2015 Building Code Updates, Energy Efficiency

Construction, New Heating Technology and “Tiny Houses”.


All are welcome, and we will try to answer any related questions.

The meeting will take place in the public meeting room at

the Town of Johnstown Town Hall, located at 2753 State Highway 29,

Johnstown, NY 12095.  No reservation required.




Volunteers needed for Town Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals
January 10, 2015

The Town of Johnstown is in need of volunteers for its Planning Board and  Zoning Board beginning in January, 2015.  These positions would be as alternates for each Board.  As such, the alternates are called upon to sit in when members of the Board are unable to be in attendance at the meetings.  Any Town resident who is a qualified voter is eligible to be appointed to these positions.  If you are interested and would like further information, please contact Supervisor MacVean (518-762-7239) or the Town Clerk (518-762-7070) at the Town of Johnstown Town Hall.

Find yourTax Bill on-line
January 10, 2015