The lovely Village of Buchanan is situated in the northwestern corner of Westchester County on the eastern bank of the historic Hudson River. Located within the Town of Cortlandt, the village covers 1.4 square miles. Approximately 20 miles from White Plains, Buchanan is accessible via Routes 9 and 9A, and via Amtrak and Metro north railroads.

Rich in history and amenities, visitors and residents enjoy a thriving shopping district, parks, recreational facilities and more. The Village of Buchanan is a wonderful place to live, shop and explore.

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Pay By Credit Card

The Village is now accepting credit card payments. A 3.5% customer service fee is applied to all transactions.

Pay Your Village Taxes and Water Bills Online

The village is happy to announce that we have implemented an online payment portal for tax and water bill payments. It's secure, convenient and quick. To get started, click below, then click the blue "Register" button (below the green "Login" button), enter your information and go! (You will need the account number from your tax or water bill.)

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Westchester County Updates

Department of Environmental Facilities: Materials Recovery Facitity
2023 Capital Budget
  • Westchester County Executive George Latimer has released the proposed 2023 Capital Budget to the Westchester County Board of Legislators for their review and consideration. The proposed budget proposal requests $662.5 million in new appropriations on an all funds basis for 2023. The budget includes investments in:
    • Affordable housing
    • Electric vehicles and charging infrastructure
    • Recreational facilities such as Hilltop Hanover Farm & its Environmental Center,
    • Playland Park and Memorial Field
    • Flood mitigation projects including the Mamaroneck and Sheldrake River project, numerous sewer and water projects
    • The paving of the Bronx River Parkway.

Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Celebrate the Holidays with the Village Outdoors
  • Sunday, December 4, 6 p.m. at the Village Circle
  • Bring family and friends
  • Enjoy dancing and singing with DJ Randy
  • Hot chocolate and cookies
  • Raffles to be given away!s

Pearl Harbor Day Ceremony

December 7, 1941
Arizona Memorial

Please join us as we gather to remember all who perished and sacrificed so dearly for our Country.

  • Wednesday, December 7, 2022 at Noon
  • Village Hall, 236 Tate Avenue, Buchanan, NY 10511

Santa's Mailbox

Do you want to Send a letter to Santa this year with all your wish list items?

Santa’s Mail Box is located at the Buchanan Village Hall and will be available after Thanksgiving till 12/14/22.
Go and “mail” your letter to Santa! The Village Hall hours are M-F 8:30-4:30. All letters received by December 14th will receive a letter back from Santa. **Don’t forget to put a return address on the letter!

Buchanan Beautification

Snowman Candle Holder Workshop

Support the Beautification Committee and register to make your own snowman candle holders (one large and one small). They are so easy to make and can be used all winter long!

  • Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Village Hall Community Room
  • Price $25
  • Register by email:
  • Seating is limited so sign up early.

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