Village of Rhinebeck, New York 12572

76 East Market Street, Rhinebeck, New York 12572
Telephone: 845-876-7015  |  Fax: 845-876-5583 |
About Rhinebeck: The Village of Rhinebeck was incorporated in 1834 and exists within the Town of Rhinebeck, County of Dutchess, and State of New York. The Village functions as a jurisdiction of government separate from the Town of Rhinebeck and is governed by a Mayor and four Trustees. The Village covers 1.6 square miles and is home to 2657 residents. The Village operates a Justice Court, Police Department, Fire Department, and Street Department as well as Water Treatment and Wastewater Treatment Facilities. The Village of Rhinebeck enjoys a rich history and serves as the community center and hub of commerce within the Town.


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Village Board Meeting Minutes

Village Board Meetings & Other Events - View Videos

October 10, 2017 Village of Rhinebeck Board of Trustees Meeting
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Heart Safe Initiative ProgramHeart Safe Initiative Program

Learn the locations of AED's in Rhinebeck and learn more about the program. (AED: automatic external defribrillator)

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:: Recent Updates :: Village of Rhinebeck Happenings :: Useful Information

Shopping District Village of Rhinebeck2017 Final Assessment Roll
complying with RPTL §1590 OCIS



SNOW ORDINANCE prohibits overnight parking on the RHINEBECK VILLAGE STREETS between the hours of 12:01 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. from NOVEMBER 15, 2017 through MARCH 31ST, 2018. OFFENDERS WILL BE ISSUED A TICKET.


10-07-17 Fall Hydrant Flushing Notice

10-05-17 Notice - Village of Rhinebeck Fall Tree Planting Saturday, November 4, 2017 (click for flyer and information)

2017 Rhinebeck Spring Tree Planting - Big Success - (click to read the story)

09-06-17 Defensive Driving Course - Saturday, November 4 from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Click here for all information.

08-25-17 Zoning Code Memo

08-25-17 Draft Zoning Code

08-22-17 Legal Notice - SEQRA Resolution and Bond Resolution

Dutchess County Hazardous Waste Disposal Event for Schools, Government Agencies, Farms and Businesses Friday, October 20, 2017. CLICK HERE for details.


Village Board of Trustees
Meeting Agenda  10-10-17 Revised- 7:00pm

Village Planning Board
Meeting Agenda 10-17-17 - 7:00pm

Village Zoning Board of Appeals
Meeting Agenda 05-04-17 - 7:00pm

Community Meeting & Event Calendar

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:: Contact for any Court Business

Patricia Giacalone,
     Justice Court Clerk
Tel: 845-876-4119
Fax: 845-876-7068
Rhinebeck Village Hall
76 E. Market Street
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

PLEASE NOTE: The Town Clerk is the Registrar of Vital Statistics for both the Village and Town of Rhinebeck. To obtain a birth or death certificate, marriage, hunting, fishing licenses please call Town Clerk Jon Gautier at 845-876-3409, 80 East Market Street, Rhinebeck, NY 12572 or Thank you.

NOTICE: The Water and Waste Water Departments are now accepting on line payments! To make payments, please put in the address bar of your browser. Do not Google or search as it will not come up. Thank you.

Community Meeting & Event Calendar

Click link above to go to full page Village of Rhinebeck Calendar. Click any date below in the mini-calendar for a quick view of what is happening on that day.


10-17-17 State of the Village - Treasurer's Financial Report
to the Village Board

07-17-17 Mayor Gary Bassett selected John Rossi to fill the open Trustee seat, vacated by Village Trustee Scott Cruikshank in May. Trustee Rossi was sworn in on July 14, 2017.

10-03-17 Message from Mayor Gary Bassett

09-06-17 Message from Mayor Gary Bassett

08-08-17 Message from Mayor Gary Bassett

07-10-17 Message from Mayor Gary Bassett

06-08-17 Message from Mayor Gary Bassett

Village of Rhinebeck Press Releases & News Briefs - check the archive for previously posted information

Reminder from Rhinebeck Fire Department:
Dutchess County 911 Address Sign Law in Effect

The Rhinebeck Village Code, which includes zoning ordinances, is available at: Rhinebeck Village Code Online. Here is a direct link to the E-Code Rhinebeck Village online application forms, minutes and historical documents. Please note that the electronic version of the Village Code is provided for informational purposes only and may not include the most recent updates.
Also see Rhinebeck Village Zoning Map.


07-13-17 Notice of Village Board of Trustees Meeting change from August 8 to August 22

2017-18 ADOPTED BUDGET - Read or download at this link

New Fee Schedule for the Planning, Zoning and Building Departments

02-17-17 Village Information Notice -seeking interested persons to be member or alternate on certain village boards or committees

01-19-17 Village Spring & Fall Tree Planting Notice