Highway Department


The Town of Copake Highway Department maintains a road system of 57 miles in length, eleven of which are unpaved gravel.  The highway department is responsible for snow plowing, paving, grading, drainage issues, sign issues and other road maintenance.


Highway Superintendent Gregory

Highway Superintendent Gregory

Garbage Removal

Within the town there is no garbage, recyclable, appliance, brush or leaf pickup.

Recycling and brush/leaf debris is at the transfer stations.

County Garbage Bags
You can purchase County Garbage bags directly from the Copake Town Clerk’s Office which can then be filled to bring to the Columbia County Transfer Stations.


Road Specifications

Driveway Permit  

Highway Department Monthly Reports

                                                    2021 Snow and Ice Policy

Snow and Ice Policy 2020

Job Application