P.O. Box 454
Washingtonville, NY, 10992

(845) 496-5449
Keeping your town in business…. By Keeping your business in town!

The South Street Bridge is open! 


Message from the President – August 16th,2016

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Hello everyone, 
Well, we made it through!  The South Street bridge has reopened! Two days ahead of schedule!
Our last Hudson Valley Hot Rod Car Show was held on Monday evening, August 15th, at Fulton Square bringing to an end our “Summer of Washingtonville” events. The car show ended just in time for the 11pm opening of the South Street Bridge. I want to thank all of our residents for working together, being patient and most of all going out of your way to support our local businesses through the bridge project. Now that the bridge closure is behind us it is important that we continue to support the Village and ALL of our businesses. We need them as much as they need us. We have celebrated many successes this summer with several Grand Openings for new businesses in the Village and the Town. The community came together, as it has in the past when when obstacles presented themselves. That is what makes our town so great! The anticipated September 2017  reopening of the re-imagined Moffat Library is still before us and will bring the center of the Village back to its grand days of being the centerpiece of The Village. I’ve said many times, The Moffat Library has been the heart and sole of the Village for 125 years, and it will be wonderful having it back. We have many people to thank for putting together our summer events and I will be doing that as soon as I get the list together. I don’t want to leave anybody out! Remember, school will be opening on Tuesday, September 6th. Please watch for children and drive carefully. We wish all of our returning students a safe and successful year!

Remember, “Keep Your Town in Business by Keeping Your Business in Town!

Rick Lewis, Board President


Don’t forget!

Washingtonville Farmer’s Market

in the Village parking lot at 29 West Main Street across from Betty’s Country Kitchen

Every Wednesday from 3pm to 8pm


The Chamber celebrates the 30th Anniversary of Loughran’s Irish Pub in Salisbury Mills

Congratulations to Jim Loughran on this milestone!



I ‪#‎shoptheextramile‬ Campaign in Washingtonville NY

Will continue until August 30th

The I #shoptheextramile is a campaign designed to promote and support local businesses in Washingtonville NY during the reconstruction of Moodna Bridge from June 30th to Aug 30th 2016. The goal is to increase foot traffic during the summer construction, involve the community in a fun way and increase the visibility of the local shops through social media. There is no cost to the business or town. Signs will be donated by Walden Savings Bank and prizes donated by local banks in Washingtonville.

Program Overview

  • Local businesses in Washingtonville are eligible to participate in this program.
  • Signs advertising this campaign will be donated by Walden Savings Bank (approx. 50 signs) and distributed by the Walden Savings Bank staff before June 30th.
  • Every weekend beginning June 30th to Aug 30th participating businesses must display their sign in their window or storefront. *If your business is not open on  weekends, you can post your sign during the week.
  • Consumers visiting these shops will have to take a selfie with the sign, store owner, an employee, store front or with item purchased. *Insurance Agencies, Real  Estate Offices, etc can have customer take photo by their sign, front door or with business owner/employee.
  • Consumer will then post their selfie on facebook using the hashtag #shoptheextramile. Consumers are encouraged to tag the store they are visiting also (not  required).
  • Every submission will be considered an entry into a weekly town drawing. One entry per person per shop visit per day.
  • Weekly contest will run from Monday through Sunday. Prizes will be awarded on Tuesday of the following week. Prizes will be donated by the local banks in Washingtonville NY.
  • Winners will be contacted via facebook and will be required to present valid ID to claim prize.
  • Prizes awarded will have a value of up to $25 each.
  • Social media entries will be monitored by Martha Barrera and staff from Walden Savings Bank and reported to Rick Lewis and the Chamber weekly.

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