Announcements & News

Public Notices & News

Message from the Supervisor about COVID-19 (click here)

VISITING THE COMMUNITY CENTER:  All visitors must use the front entrance only, must wear a mask, and must sign in.  Please note the Assessor's office and the Zoning office are only open on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9am - 2pm.

BURN PERMITS Burn permits can be obtained by calling Forest Ranger Chuck Kabrehl at 518-335-3085. Burn permits will no longer be issued at the Community Center.


Town of Horicon First Wilderness Plan

Welcome to Horicon

The Town of Horicon is located in Northern Warren County, New York and includes the hamlets of Adirondack and Brant Lake.

Our home is a quiet but spectacular place. On spring mornings, the fog lifts off our lakes and ponds to reveal the rugged beauty of the Southern Adirondacks. Summer brings fun and excitement as we welcome visitors and summertime residents as they enjoy our lakes and mountains... More→

Supervisor:  518-494-3647

Assessor:  518-494-4198 - Available Mon & Fri 9am-1pm

Court:  518-494-7958

Highway Dept:  518-494-2115

Landfill:  518-494-7906 - Open Tues, Thurs, Sat, Sun 8am-3:45pm  **Landfill will be closed Oct 26th - Nov 2nd for repairs. Use Chester landfill during this time.

Town Clerk:  518-494-4643

Zoning/Planning:  518-494-4245 - Available Mon, Wed, Fri 9am-2pm





Meeting Agendas & Minutes

Planning Board Meeting October 21, 2020
Zoning Board of Appeals October 27, 2020

Supervisor's Message

Matthew J. Simpson

Horicon Town Supervisor

May 2019


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Invasive Species Awareness

Stop aquatic hitchhikers signThe Town of Horicon along with many other Adirondack communities, large and small is committed to helping prevent the spread of invasive species in the Adirondacks. The health and quality of our woods and waters is vital to our economy and the well-being of our residents and visitors. We encourage everyone to follow the NYS guidelines for making sure your boat and other watercraft are free of invasive species. Clean, drain and dry protocols are critically important to protecting our lakes, ponds and rivers from the threat of unwanted aquatic plants and animals. Read More→


The Town of Horicon offers a variety of services to benefit both our residents and visitors.
Please contact our Town Hall at 518-494-3647 for additional information.

Local Government

The Town Board, consisting of 4 council members and the Town Supervisor, oversees the...


Town Clerk & Tax Collection

Historically, The Town Clerk is a direct link between the residents and local government...


Zoning & Planning

The Zoning & Planning Boards are important components of our town government...



The Assessor is charged with the responsibility of assessing real property in the town for...


Town Court

The Horicon Town Court has jurisdiction over broad range of matters including civil cases...


Highway Department

The Highway Department is responsible for maintaining approximately 52 miles of...


Transfer & Recycling

The Town is committed to the environment through waste reduction and recycling...


Food Pantry

Town residents who meet eligibility requirements can receive monthly food distribution...



The Horicon Free Public Library began as a home-based reading center...



There are 7 Town Cemeteries and all are available to both residents and non-residents...


Please enjoy this video about Horicon...


We welcome your inquiries about the Town of Horicon. Please refer to the contact list below
or use the handy e-mail form to send us a message. We will respond promptly.


6604 State Route 8
P.O. Box 90
Brant Lake, NY 12815

Tel: (518) 494-3647
Fax: (518) 494-7721