Town Clerk

Responsibilities

The Town Clerk oversees Customer Service in the Town Hall, including the service counter where public can obtain information and conduct business in a variety of services.

Oversees customer service in the following areas:

Municipal Court – Oversees the functions of the Municipal Court Clerk.
 
Elections – Elections administration involves everything from voter registration to administration of the election.

Liquor Licensing – Liquor licensing involves everything from accepting liquor license applications to processing those applications.

Business Licensing -  Business licensing involves issuing business and sales tax licenses for vendors doing business within the Town of Johnstown. 

Records Management – The Town Clerk’s Office is responsible for Records Management for the Town of Johnstown.

Cemetery/Burials – Sells cemetery lots in the Johnstown Cemetery and issues Interment Agreements.  Schedules burials in the cemetery.

Also Acts as Clerk to Council – Clerk to Town Council involves providing general support to Council; preparing agendas, attending, recording, and composing minutes for Council meetings; processing legislative actions such as ordinances and resolutions; and maintaining the Municipal Charter and Code.