Town of
Herkimer County, NY
Welcome to the Town of Danube in the central Mohawk Valley
Department Pages:
Town Council Member - Alicia B. Cook
Town Council Member - Lee Ann Stock
Town Council Member - Leonard Pross
Town Council Member - Allan Edmunds
Town Supervisor - Richard Mosher
Highway Superintendent - Corey La Porta
Tax Collector - Mary Mosher
Deputy Town Clerk - Kimberly Horender
Codes Enforcer - Frank Ceneviva
Attorney for the Town - Norman L. Mastromoro, Esq.
Sole Assessor - Jim Fresco
Registrar of Vital Statistics - Mary Lou Herringshaw
Planning Board Chairman - Charlie Pueschel
Dog Control Officer - Larry Ortlieb
Town Historian - Diane Fisher
Health Officer - Karrie Congdon
Deputy Supervisor - Frank Brown
Deputy Town Clerk - Kimberly Horender

Details: Town of Danube 200 Year Celebration
March 09, 2017



MAY 19, 20, 21, 2017


          FRIDAY MAY 19


                        Town wide garage sales

                        Shu Maker Mtn Climbers short order food, games?

                        Professional Fireworks display by Young Explosives at dark


            SATURDAY MAY 20


                        Town wide garage sales

                        Town parade starting at 10 am

                        Chicken BBQ at Shu Maker Club house from 12 to 4pm

                        Band and dance at Shu Maker Club house from 6pm to 10pm

                        Frederick's Farm open house, ice cream social 12 to 4pm

                        Face painting at the Shu Maker Clubhouse during the day


            SUNDAY MAY 21


                        Town wide garage sales

                        Church services at Indian Castle Church at 9am

                        Car show at the Town barn 11 am to 3pm. Trophies for best car, best truck, best                                          motorcycle, best tractor, best ATV plus peoples choice trophy. DJ and                                 refreshments during the show

                        Town history slide presentation during the car show

                        50/50 raffle drawing, two winners, 100% payback

                        Beef and Henry rifle drawings after car show trophy presentation



            Historic town calendars, beef raffle and rifle raffle tickets can be purchased from any member of the celebration committee

            Rick & Mary Mosher              823-4363                     Jessica Hula Fredericks           868-5690

            Diane Fisher                            823-0545                     Barry & Donna Staves            219-7198


            Eileen & Wendy Warner         823-2099                     Bare Arms Gun Shop              868-4831

            Alicia Cook                             823-1872                    

            Alecia Seeley                          868-4621

            Rich and Roxanne Congdon  823-1393


            Rusty & Lisha Brown             823-0983


            events subject to change, 9th draft

Cemetery Clean Up Date April 1, 2017
March 08, 2017
The rain date is set for April 15, 2017.
Town of Danube 200 Year Anniversary 'Then and Now'
March 08, 2017
The town will be celebrating its 200 year anniversary May 19th, 20th and 21st 2017.
Town Wide Garage Sales
March 03, 2017

Town wide Garage Sales during Town of Danube 200 yr Anniversary Celebration

Hi Neighbors! Have you been thinking about having a Garage sale? If so, why not join others in Danube during the town wide garage sales for the Town of Danube 200yr Anniversary Celebration May 19, 20 & 21? Lisha & Frank “Rusty” Brown will be registering folks for this event. Each registrant will be assigned a number for the map and have their name & address and possibly a couple of key items from each sale listed also.

If you would like to register, Please contact

Lisha or “Rusty” Brown: Home phone 315-823-0983

Rusty cell- 315-868-1618  email-

Lisha cell- 315-867-7604  email-

Mail- 777 Newville Rd Little Falls, NY 13365

All information must be in by May 15th so that we can have the maps available by May 18. Maps will be available at our home (777 Newville Rd) and Town Barn on May18th.



Lisha and Frank “Rusty” Brown 

Town Court Contact Information
March 21, 2016

The only numbers to reach the town justice are:  315-823-4210 or 315-219-9083

Town Court Contact Information
February 23, 2016

The only 2 telephone numbers to reach the town court are:






315 - 219-9083


You can also email the Justice at



Town Court Contact Numbers
November 18, 2015

The only numbers to reach the town justice are:  315-823-4210 or 315-219-9083


The town clerk can not help with the town court 

Dog Enumeration Spring 2015
December 10, 2014
There will be a dog enumeration in the spring of 2015.  All dogs in the town are required to be licensed per local law.  To get a dog license please call Town Clerk Mary Lou Herringshaw @ 868-6368 or Dog Control Officer Larry Ortlieb @ 868-3234
Special Town Board Meeting on April 9th
April 04, 2012
There will be a Special Danube Town Board Meeting, Monday, April 9th at 7 PM at the town building, 438 Creek Road.  The main topic for discussion will be 1. the status of the fire protection contract talks and 2. the status of negotiations with the highway employees' union.  The public meeting may end with an executive session so that the board can have an in-depth discussion with their negotiating team.
Highway Superintendent Salary Hearing on April 11th at 6:30 PM
April 03, 2012

Hearing on Highway Superintendent Salary Change -  The hearing on the law to change the salary of the Superintendent of Highways will begin at 6:30 PM. 


 Proposed Local Law Number One of 2012

The budgeted annual salary for the Town of Danube elected office of
Superintendent of Highways has been previously approved in the amount of
$20,000.00 for the calendar year 2012. Local inquiry has been made about
the increase of this salary to $28,880.00 with such increase, if any, to
be hereafter determined upon a referendum held pursuant to Section 24 of
the Municipal Home Rule Law .

The 2012 calendar year salary for the Town of Danube Superintendent of
Highways shall be increased from $20,000.00 to $28,800.00 effective, and
payable, from January 1.

This local law shall take effect upon its approval by referendum and its
subsequent filing thereof with the Secretary of State.

Newville Union Church
Newville Union Church
Newville Union Church Celebrates 170 Years
Indian Castle Church
Indian Castle Church
Flood relief update
Town Supervisor Rick Mosher will address town residents on the flood releif efforts at the town board meeting on July 10, 2013 at 7:00 pm.