Welcome to the Town of Hamburg, New York... the Town that Friendship Built!
IF YOU HAVEN'T RECEIVED YOUR 2018 TOWN AND COUNTY TAX BILL, PLEASE CONTACT THE TAX OFFICE
716-649-6111 EXT 2345
Tax pmt fees apply:
Dog pmt fees apply: Credit, debit and e-checks - $1.95
We hope that you will find the information contained within to be interesting and beneficial as you explore our newly designed site. We believe this exciting technology, from which you and others can learn about our Town will also offer an unparalleled opportunity to interact with the day to day operations of our government. Whether you are an interested observer or a concerned resident, we hope to provide a mechanism where those with access to the Internet can learn important facts about the Town of Hamburg. While our web site is forever changing, we will endeavor to expand and keep current the information.
Hamburg is located on the shores of Lake Erie, just 20 minutes south of the City of Buffalo. In addition to providing excellent recreational options, we offer ample shopping and fine dining. Because of our suburb schools, safe neighborhoods and business opportunities, we know you'll find Hamburg a fine place to grow a family or business.
Residents find employment in industrial and service industries within the Town and Metropolitan Buffalo. Police and fire protection, along with highway, sanitation, recreation, sewage services and facilities, are provided for the area by the Town or special districts under the supervision of the Town Board. The Villages of Blasdell and Hamburg are contained within the Town's boundaries.
Minutes away from Hamburg, you have Canada and Niagara Falls to the North; winery tours, Amish Country and the Chautauqua Institute to the South; ski resorts and amusement parks to the East and over 9,000 square miles of fishing, boating and water sports to the west. The Buffalo Niagara International Airport is only a 20 minute drive from Hamburg, on the New York State Thruway. So check out our site, then come visit and see for yourself what a great place Hamburg really is!
HAMBURG COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
"Helping to build better neighborhoods and a better community"
ZOMBIE & FORECLOSURE PROGRAM
The Town of Hamburg is working diligently to address the zombie housing issue.
Town residents (including residents of the Villages of Blasdell & Hamburg) can receive FREE
assistance if you are in danger of losing your home OR are close to foreclosure.
***MOST IMPORTANTLY - You/Your family DO NOT have to vacate the home***
We offer FREE counseling and/or modification services that can try to keep your home!
Contact our office at (716) 648 - 6216
Contact one of our certified/approved programs below.
Belmont Housing Resources for WNY at 884-7791; ext.330
The Buffalo Urban League at 250-2400
There is a lot of false information and scams being put out in the community.
The Town of Hamburg program is legitimate. We had/have radio ads about our program.
Listen to our "real" radio ad by clicking on the link >>>>>> Hamburg Radio Ad
You can call either of the agencies hired to provide you with "confidential" financial assistance FREE of charge!
Both agencies are approved and certified counseling agencies for our program.
THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR THESE SERVICES! This is NOT a scam!
The Town of Hamburg is trying to assist its residents who are in danger of losing their home.
The Town of Hamburg has the most comprehensive Fair Housing law in New York State,
which includes a section that pertains to "inclusionary zoning", the first of its kind in WNY.
Read the complete Town of Hamburg Fair Housing law below (click the link).
Hamburg Fair Housing Law
The Town of Hamburg has housing programs that can assist you to:
* Become a 1st Time Home Owner *
* Renovate your current home *
* Renovate your mobile home *
Certain restrictions apply to each program!
Call our office at (716) 648 - 6216 for details
Income restrictions apply per family size & last changed 4/1/2018:
Family Size Maximum Income Allowable
Need an application for either program?
Click on the program link below to get a PDF version of our application for either of our housing programs.
The income limits just changed, so the applications will not reflect the new income limits just yet.
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