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Town Hall
758 Charlton Road
Charlton, NY 12019
518-384-0152 (x207)
Alt Phone:
518-882-9757 (home)
Alt Phone:
518-428-1330 (cell)
Please call to set up an appointment
Supervisor Alan Grattidge.
Supervisor Alan Grattidge.
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Town of Charlton Duties & Responsibilities
  • As Chief Fiscal Officer of the Town, the Supervisor directs the day-to-day activities of Town affairs and establishes the liason committees of the Town Board. The Town Supervisor appoints the Deputy Supervisor and a Confidential Secretary.
  • PROVIDES direction in the implementation of policies adopted by the Town Board.
  • COMMUNICATES: with County, State, and Federal agencies on matters relating to Town government.
  • PROPOSES: policies and projects for consideration by the Town Board.
  • LEGISLATIVE FUNCTIONS... Presides at meetings of the Town Board and is one of its five voting members. Calls for Special Meetings of the Town Board as needed. As a voting member of the Board, participates with the Councilmen in the appointment of all non-elected employees.
  • FISCAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Acts as Treasurer of the Town and Chief Fiscal Officer. Prepares the tentative budget.  Signs all contracts authorized by the Town Board. Signs all checks for payroll and vendors.
Saratoga County Board of Supervisors:

Town Supervisors represents the Town on the Saratoga County Board of Supervisors.    There are 27 Cities, Towns, and/or Villages in Saratoga County.  Villages do not have a vote on Saratoga County Board of Supervisors matters; and, the Towns of Clifton Park and Saratoga Springs each have two votes.  

Major legislative duties include adopting resolutions for the purpose of setting policy and providing for its administration, approving formal contracts, setting employee salaries, adopting budgets and establishing fees for service, adopting an annual budget, and holding public hearings on a variety of matters.

Board meetings are only a part of the work of the members, who must attend dozens of other types of meetings, listen to suggestions and complaints of county residents, participate in a variety of civic activities, and investigate and resolve a wide assortment of problems. They are called on to meet with elected representatives and officials of other government agencies.  A county supervisor may serve in other capacities on various boards, commissions, or special districts.

A listing of all Committees that I serve on for our Town, County and State are listed below:

Saratoga County
2013 Chairman of the Saratoga County Board of Supervisors,
Public Works Committee
Vice Chair, Law and Finance Committee
Hazard Mitigation Plan point of contact
New York State
Member, NYS Association of Counties
Member, Economic Development Standing Committee
Member,Blue Ribbon Task Force on the Future of Farming in NYS
Member, Congressman Gibson’s Agriculture Advisory Committee

For a list of some of the roles and duties of the Saratoga County Board of Supervisors, please click on the link in the "Additional Links" section above.

Please contact me if you require assistance on any matter.

Alan Grattidge         

Town Hall, 758 Charlton Road, Charlton, NY 12019 (518) 384-0152
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