Departments

  1. Airport

    The Town of East Hampton Airport is situated on 600 acres on the western border of the Town of East Hampton.

  2. Animal Control

    The Animal Control Department is responsible for enforcing the local and state laws as they pertain to the licensing and harboring of dogs.

  3. Aquaculture

    The Aquaculture Department exists for the purpose of enhancing commercially valuable molluscan shellfish stocks in local waters.

  4. Assessor's Office

    The Assessor's Office provides fair and accurate assessed values to Town property owners.

  5. Attorney's Office

    The Town Attorney's Office is responsible for contracts, coordinating with special outside counsel, providing legal advice to the Appointed Boards and Town Board, as well as the various Town Departments.

  6. Building Department

    The Building Department serves our residents and patrons in a respectful and professional manner on an equal basis.

  7. Division of Finance

    The Division of Finance has a fiduciary responsibility to the residents and taxpayers of the Town of East Hampton to ensure all matters involving Town finances are executed in a transparent and professional manner.

  8. Division of Public Safety

    The Public Safety Division is an administrative department presiding over the Building Department, Fire Safety Department, Ordinance Enforcement Department, and the Animal Control Unit.

  9. Emergency Preparedness

    The Town of East Hampton disseminates time-sensitive, emergency preparedness, response, and recovery information.

  10. Engineering

    The Engineering Department was created in 2001 to assist other Town Departments in engineering related matters for the primary purpose of allowing said department to complete their work.

  11. Fire Prevention

    It is the mission of the Fire Marshal's Office to prevent and reduce the incidence of fire by increasing the awareness and knowledge of both the residents and business owners with respect to fire safety and by ensuring compliance with the New York State Fire Safety Code and applicable regulations of the State of New York as well as The Code of the Town of East Hampton.

  12. Highway

    The East Hampton Town Highway Department maintains 300 center lane miles of roads in an area that spans from Montauk to the East Hampton/Southampton Town Line and Sag Harbor to the North.

  13. Housing & Community Development

    Learn more about the roles of the Housing and Community Development Department.

  14. Human Resources

    Town of East Hampton promotes the concept that our employees are our most valuable resource and will be treated as such.

  15. Human Services

    The mission of the Human Services Department is to support, with dignity and respect, children, adults and families in order to expand opportunities and enhance lives.

  16. Information Technology

    The Information Technology (IT) Department, within the Finance Division of the Town of East Hampton, is responsible for the coordination, implementation, installation, maintenance and oversight of town computer systems, networks, data, email, Graphical Information System, Internet and digital communications systems used by various departments and divisions within the Town of East Hampton.

  17. Justice Court

    The Justice Court has original jurisdiction over all crimes occurring in the Village and Town of East Hampton, and handles violations and misdemeanors to conclusion.

  18. Land Acquisition & Management

    This Department's helps protect our sense of place in an ever changing landscape.

  19. Marine Patrol

    To conduct marine law enforcement on the waters subject to the jurisdiction of East Hampton Town and the State of New York.

  20. Natural Resources

    The Natural Resource Department, founded in 1984, preserves, protects and conserves the Town’s natural features, resources and systems.

  21. Ordinance Enforcement

    The Ordinance Enforcement Department, enforces all Town Codes and resolutions including but not limited to health and safety, housing, zoning, environmental, noise, lighting, zoning and permits.

  22. Parks & Building Maintenance

    The Buildings and Grounds Department is responsible for the maintenance, repair and service of almost of every one of the 120 properties the Town owns.

  23. Planning Department

    The Planning Department provides professional planning and technical services regarding the town's land use, its environmental choices, its infrastructure, and its cultural and natural resources.

  24. Police

    As a proactive and community oriented police agency, we are always looking for ways to improve the service we provide the citizens and visitors to the Town of East Hampton.

  25. Purchasing

    The Department dedicates itself to the procurement of the right goods and services at the right price for the various Town Departments in a timely manner assuring the prudent and economical use of public monies while upholding to all laws and regulations of NYS General Municipal Law and the Town of East Hampton in the process.

  26. Recreation

    The Recreation Department, in conjunction with the Buildings and Grounds Department, oversees and maintains approximately 45 parks and beaches, and the Montauk Playhouse.

  27. Sanitation

    The Town of East Hampton, New York, utilizes two facilities to achieve its solid waste management objectives.

  28. Tax Receiver

    The Receiver of Taxes is responsible for the preparation, distribution and payment of more than 24,000 property tax bills in the Town of East Hampton.

  29. Town Clerk

    The Clerk's Office is frequently considered the center of Town government.