Announcements & News

Public Notices & News

The Landfill WILL be open Thurs., July 4th

Public meeting June 25th - Warren County Hazard Mitigation (click for more info)

Brant Lake Clean-Up Day Aug 31 & Sept 1

Employment Opportunities:

Lifeguards / Swim Instructors:  Applicants must have all necessary certifications. Applications are available at the Horicon Community Center, or by clicking the link below. Please send application and proof of certification to: Becky Ross, PO Box 90, Brant Lake, NY 12815, or email to: For more information call 518-494-3647.
Employment Application

 Planning Board and Zoning Board vacancies:  There are currently openings on the Horicon Planning Board and the Zoning Board of Appeals. Interested members of the community must be primary residents of the Town of Horicon and should send letters of interest to:  Town Clerk, PO Box 90, Brant Lake, NY  12815, or email to For more information call 518-494-4245.

Short-term rental owners required to register with county - click here for more information

Mill Pond Improvement plan - revised 2-28-23

Warren County Creates New Cell Phone Emergency Notification App click here for more information
We strongly encourage all residents to install this new app that will allow us to communicate with you during emergencies or to send general public safety information.  Please install it and explore its many features.

Public Notices...

Bat Rabies Alert

Press Release - Emerald Ash Borer Infestation

De-icer safety and best practices

Heat Smart Incentives

From Warren County - Updates and Information

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.

Town of Horicon Mission Statement...
To provide ethically driven quality professional public services to all residents, businesses and visitors and pledge a commitment to highly responsible environmental and financial stewardship.

Town Directory:

Town Hall Offices: 518-494-3647
(Normal office hours:  Mon-Fri 8am to 3pm)

(Public office hours:  Monday and Wednesday  9am - 2pm)

Zoning & Planning Dept
(Normal office hours:  Tues.-Fri. 9am - 3pm, or by appointment)

Town Clerk/Tax Collector
(Normal office hours:  Mon-Fri  8am to 3pm)

(call for office hours)

Food Pantry
(Mon-Fri 8am to 3pm)

Highway Dept:  518-494-2115
(Mon-Fri 7am to 3pm)

Landfill:  518-494-7906
(Open Tues, Thurs, Sat, Sun 8am-3:45pm) 

Horicon Free Public Library:  518-494-4189 / Visit for hours and more information





Meeting Agendas & Minutes

Town Board meetings are held the third Thursday of the month at 6:00 pm.
Regular meeting - Thur., July 18, 2024 at 6:00pm
Planning Board meeting:  July 17, 2024
ZBA Meeting: July 23, 2024


Supervisor's Message

Michael N. Geraci

Horicon Town Supervisor

Supervisor’s Message

I would like to take this opportunity to welcome our residents and visitors to the official website for the Town of Horicon. It is our goal to increase public interaction with town government by providing timely, accurate and helpful information in a user-friendly manner. Please check back often for updates on upcoming events, actions ofContinue reading →

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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 / Building Department

The Building Department along with our 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