Town Board

Duties & Responsibilities

The Town Board, comprised of the Supervisor and four Council members, is the decision-making authority for the Town of Charlton. It passes resolutions, local laws, manages expenditures, and oversees Town operations. Each Councilman serves as a liaison to various departments, boards, and/or commissions.

NamePhoneTermCommittee Oversights

Supervisor Joe Grasso


Joe Grasso


(C) 518-257-0224;


Town Supervisor:

1/1/21 - Present


Town Board:

1/1/14 - 12/31/20


Local, County, State, Federal

Agricultural Task Force

Ex-officio member all Boards

and Committees 

Municipal Support

Councilman David Robbins

Councilman David Robbins

(H) 518-669-5028


8/1/17 - Present

Roads and Drainage

Buildings and Grounds

Parks, Recreation &



Town Hall

Community Center 


Councilman Paul St.John


(H) 518-669-2793

Councilman 1/1/22-Present

Human Resources 

Emergency Services

Land Use Regulations  

Historic District Comm

Dog Control


Councilman Jim Glavin

Jim Glavin

(c) 518-450-9690


Councilman 11/10/20 - present

Water Dept

Distributed Infrastructure

Board of Ethics

Board of Assessment Review

Councilman Chris Tasse`




(C) 518-366-1941

Councilman 1/1/22 - Present

Community Services






Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Joe Grasso Supervisor (518) 257-0224