A SEMINAR ON DAMS - Tuesday, December 2nd 6:30PM - 8:30PM @ the Sand Lake Town Hall.

This event is free and open to the public 

                                                    Totem Lodge Remembered

Andrea Lurski, junior at The College of New Jersey, has completed a course project Totem Lodge: A Delicate History.  Andrea, an elementary ed. major has created a six page website on the history of the Totem Lodge  that was a popular Burden Lake resort from the 1920s to the 1950s.  The site includes many old photos of the resort as well as an interview with Brian Hampson, the current golf pro at the Burden Lake Country Club.  Check out the website at www.oldtotemlodge.weebly.com.


SAND LAKE: Then and Now...

Free download…go to the app store and search Sand Lake: Then and Now…Once it’s downloaded click on the red arrows and find what the town looked like in the past and read about our rich history..  Tell your friends.  For questions contact Bob Moore, Town Historian bmoore@sand-lake.us


SAND LAKE BUSINESS OWNERS - The Town of Sand Lake is very interested in your input regarding ideas to improve the business climate in our Town.  Please complete the COMMUNITY BUSINESSES SURVEY, which can be found using the Quick Links on the left.

Welcome to the Town of Sand Lake 

Nestled in the southwestern corner of Rensselaer County, New York, Sand Lake is part of New York's Capital District Region, approximately 15 minutes from downtown Albany.  With a population of 8,530, Sand Lake shares a comfortable, community feel with its neighbors Poestenkill, Berlin, North and East Greenbush, Schodack, Stephentown and Nassau.


We hope this site provides you with a tool to research town services and municipal information, with quick and easy access to information and services and providing important information about our community to residents and visitors.



Click Here for the Rensselaer County Tax Maps and the Assessment Roll are now available on the County Website.


Click here to download the 2012 MS4 Report. 





Contact Information:
Supervisor - 674-2026 Ext. 12

Town Clerk - 674-2026 Ext. 22

Police (Non Emergency) - 270-5252

State Police (Non Emergency) - 477-9333
 Emergencies -- 911

Town Court - 674-3033
Town Hall
Address - PO Box 273, Sand Lake, NY 12153
Phone - (518) 674-2026
Fax - (518) 674-0441
Sand Lake Town Clerk’s office hours:
Monday 9 AM – 4 PM
Tuesday 9 AM – 4 PM
Wednesday 9 AM 6 PM
Thursday 9 AM 4 PM
Friday 9 AM – 4 PM
Saturday 9 AM - 12 PM
If Emergency Service is needed at the Clerk's Office, please call 518-674-2026 ext 22 or 518-674-5721
Please note other departments may operate additional hours, as listed on their web pages. 

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