Town of Monroe

                       Orange County, New York






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     The Town of Monroe is located in southern Orange County in the State of   New York. The town comprises 2.9% of Orange County 's land mass. The population as of the 2010 census was 39,912 making it the largest population of any town in Orange County. The town is named after President James Monroe.

The Town of Monroe contains three villages: Monroe and Kiryas Joel, as well as the majority of Harriman, which it shares with the Town of Woodbury. The town is also home to the original Velveeta Cheese factory, located in the Village of Monroe. It stands as a historic landmark as the small building that started the now highly

popular "cheese food".

Refuse and Recycle Collection Schedule


Refuse and Recycle Collection for Labor Day Week is as follows:


Monday, September 1    No pickup

Tuesday, September 2    Refuse -Village of Monroe 

                                       &  Village of Harriman

Wednesday, September 3   Refuse - Town of Monroe

Thursday, September 4       Recycle – Town of Monroe

                                                         Village of Monroe

                                                         Village of Harriman

Friday, September 5      Refuse - Village of Monroe                                                      Village of Harriman

Saturday, September 6   Refuse - Town of Monroe


The above schedule applies only to Labor Day Week, the week beginning September 1st.  Normal collection schedules resume on the following week.


For questions call the Town of Monroe, Highway Department at 782-4370


An Evening on the Green

Museum Village

Saturday, August 23, 2014

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Recycle Schedule


Final Assessment Roll

2014 STAR

Fact Sheet 



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Town of Monroe |  11 Stage Road  |  Monroe, New York 10950  |  845-783-1900