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.


In New York State, the Mayor is elected for two years and is the Chief Executive Officer of the Village.
:: Contact at a glance...
Gary Bassett, Mayor
Tel: 845-876-7015
Fax: 845-876-5583
Hours: 9:00am-4:00pm Mon.-Fri.
76 E. Market Street
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

Office of the Mayor - Village of Rhinebeck

The Mayor is the chief executive officer of the Village and presides at the meetings of the Board of Trustees. The Mayor appoints all department heads and non-elected officers and employees and the approval of Trustees is required. The Mayor may appoint the deputy Mayor and any vacancy in an elected or appointed office.