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


6/27 Library Annual Meeting - 6:30 PM


6/28 Cyber at the Library - 2 PM


6/30 Free Movie @ the Library - 2 PM


7/15-7/16 Townwide garage sale


7/16 Chicken BBQ - 1-3 PM


***8/5-8/6 Old Home Days ***  


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 2015 Final Assessment Roll:

Assessment Rolls for Hamilton County Towns

Annual Water Report 2014

     The Town of Wells 2014 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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Boston Excursion
October 01, 2016
Chicken BBQ
July 16, 2016
Lake level to be lowered temporarily
June 06, 2016

**** Notice ****



As part of the continuing maintenance of the Algonquin lake dam the lake level will temporarily lowered by 3 inches weekdays over the next ten weeks.


Wells bells to celebrate 200 years of Hamilton County
April 12, 2016

See the video of Wells' main street celebration at 11 am, April 12th


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
Website Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure information posted to this website is correct at the time of posting. Content of this website, although checked for accuracy, is not guaranteed to be error-free. Please call the town offices for clarification if you have any doubt. The Town of Wells is not responsible for the content of nor does it endorse any site linked from this website.
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