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


1/17 Wells Improvement Group - 7 PM


1/21 Fish & Game Swap Meet - 7 AM


1/23 Special town board meeting - 7 PM


1/25 Senior Social - 12:45 PM


2/1 Chicken & Biscuits - Methodist Church - 4-6:30 PM


2/4 Indoor Garage Sale - 9 AM - 2:30 PM


2/12 Annie & the Hedonists - The Revival - 3 PM


2/18 Ice Fishing Derby - Lake Algonquin - 7 AM - Noon


4/30 Items to curbside for town-wide cleanup


5/1-4 Town-wide cleanup pickup


5/29 Memorial Day Observance - 9 AM


7/14-16 Town-wide garage sale


8/4-5 Old home days


9/16 Town Picnic - Noon - 5 PM


10/31 Halloween - Trick or treat - 6-8 PM


11/25 Annual tree lighting & craft sale - Noon - 8 PM (Tree & Santa @ 6 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.

Discover the Adirondacks

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. 

Like us on Facebook ..... Wells, NY - Town Government ... Like us on Facebook ..... Wells, NY - Town Government

Special town board meeting - Jan 23, 7 PM
January 13, 2017
Abandoned property acquisition
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 2nd & 4th 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.
© 2017 Town Of Wells, Hamilton County
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.
Printed On January 20, 2017