Upcoming Events, see calendar and below for details ....  


9/28 Library Book Discussion - Love Walked In - 11 AM


10/1 Historical Society Pot Luck - 5 PM - Community Hall


10/2 CROP Walk - Methodist Church


10/3 Budget Workshop - Town Offices - 7 PM


10/4 - Fire Meeting - 7 PM


10/5 Chiicken & Biscuits - Methodist Church - 4:30 - 6:30


10/8 Revival - Big Edna - 7 PM


10/10 Town Board Meeting - 7 PM


10/12 Senior Business Meeting - 12:45


10/15 Library Basket Class - Methodist Church - 9 AM


10/15 Revival - Open Mic Nite - 7 PM


10/16 Hamilton County Bicentennial Program - Meal Site - 2 PM


10/17 Wells Historical Society - 7 PM


10/18 Wells Improvement Group - 7 PM


10/18 Fire Commissioners Budget Hearing - 7 PM - Fire House


10/19 Flu Clinic - 2 - 3 PM - Meal Site


10/22 Revival - Kids Halloween Party - Charley Brown & The Great Pumkin - 3 - 4 PM


10/22 Revival - Halloween movie - Hocus Pocus - 7 PM


10/23 Library Program on the High Peaks - Meal Site - 2 PM


10/27 Trunk or Treat - 6-8 PM



Town Supervisor - Brian E. Towers
Town Councilman - Jaret Welch
Town Councilman - Robert D. Wright
Town Councilman - Timothy E. Hunt
Town Councilman - William R Stuart
Tax Collector - Martha Brown
Highway Superintendent - Clay Earley Jr.
Assessor - James Abbott
Water District 1 Operator - George Paige
Building Code Enforcement Officer - Robert Klafehn
Animal Control Officer/Dog Warden - George Paige

Department Pages:

Welcome to our website! 

     Established on April 1, 1805, the Town of Wells has followed many footprints. Progress has altered its initial appearance but the town's ability to sustain despite struggles remains in step with the first footprints made. Wells continues, a wonderful community that has retained the simple pleasures and family atmosphere of small town life. The town offers this website as a means of communicating important information and events with its residents and other members of the general public.  It is constantly being updated so check back often.

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Town of Wells Final Assessment Rolls

Link to the Town of Wells 2016 Final Assessment Roll:



Annual Water Report 2015 as reported in 2016

     The Town of Wells 2015 Annual Water Quality Report is now available to the public. The report may be viewed by clicking Department Pages, Water Department, Documents. 

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Annual Town Picnic is Saturday, Sept. 17
September 17, 2016

     Wells residents, their families and friends are cordially invited to attend the Annual Town of Wells Picnic Saturday, Sept. 17. The event will be held, rain or shine, from noon to 5 p.m. at the Community Hall Pavilion.

     Once again the Picnic promises great food, music, games, free bingo and plenty of door prizes generously donated by local and area businesses. 

     Anyone who would like to donate boxed food item(s), cleaning supplies and/or personal items to the Wells Food Pantry is welcome to do so . Run solely by volunteers, the Food Pantry is entirely dependent on donations in order to supply local families and individuals in need with assistance.

     So grab some hot dogs, prepare a favorite dish to share and join the Town of Wells for its Annual Picnic.  Beverages, rolls, table settings and courteous service will be provided by the town.

Cyber at the Library
January 12, 2016

     The Virginia Hosley Free Library, will hold an ongoing program that focuses on learning and sharing information on the various types of technology available.  Sessions will continue every second and fourth Tuesday of the month from 2-3 p.m.


Wells Senior Nutrition Site Offers Home Deliveries
October 06, 2015
There is help available for Hamilton County Seniors who experience a decline in his/her mobility or health.


Wells Food Pantry Open Every Tuesday
August 05, 2015
Hours and contact information


State Land use guideline
February 01, 2013
State Land use guideline
Website Helps New Yorkers Find Jobs Within the State
December 02, 2011
"Jobs Express," a new website designed to help New Yorkers who are seeking employment.
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Website Contact: Mary Ellen Stofelano
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