Dogs Running Loose and Unlicensed

Sand Lake Animal Control has received multiple complaints about dogs running at large on Momrow Road  & West Shore Drive.  Most of these dogs are not licensed.  These two areas will be targeted to resolve issues of dogs chasing cars, running in the roadway and other local and State law violations.  Dogs running at large may be seized and held in the town kennel at the dog owner's expense.  Unlicensed dogs may be seized.  There will be tickets issued for court appearances.  Fines may result.  No further warnings will be issued.  If your dog is seized contact Animal Control


EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY - The Town will be unable to accept electronics at the Transfer Station until further notice. 


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 Assessment Roll  -  now available on the County Website.



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
8428 NY Rte. 66
Averill Park, NY  12018
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 273
Sand Lake, NY  12153 
Phone - (518) 674-2026
Fax - (518) 674-0441