This project was assisted by a grant from the Upper Delaware Council, Narrowsburg, NY 12764

Town of Tusten

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Sullivan County, NY

Eagle Capital of New York State

*If you pre-paid your 2018 Taxes please note that you will most likely still receive a bill - IF you paid in FULL please disregard.

The People Who Make it Happen
(You know who you are)
They save our lives, they plant our flowers.
They work for free for many hours.
They sort our books, they pick up our litter
and I've never seen them be bitter.
They feed our needy, they help the churches,
they never leave you in any lurches.
They help our town in every way and never ask for any pay.
They are all around us in every way and we should thank them every day!

~ by Bernie Creamer;
a Narrowsburg resident for many years

Tusten Stone Arch Bridge

Ten Mile River, Tusten

The Tusten Stone Arch Bridge was constructed in 1896 by William H. Hankins, a local timber raftsman, stone mason and occasional postmaster. The bridge crosses the Ten Mile River just northeast of its confluence with the Delaware River. It is approximately 52 feet long and 15 feet wide and continues to operate as a single lane vehicle bridge for local traffic. The bridge is named in honor of Dr. Benjamin Tusten, “an American militia volunteer and physician, who was killed as he ministered to the wounded at the Battle of Minisink on July 22, 1779 less than ten mile to the south of this settlement.” (1) The bridge and the surrounding land has been owned by the Boy Scouts of America since 1927 for their use an educational camp. Fortunately, through an agreement with the National Park Service, the bridge is publically accessible along the beginning section of the 3-mile Tusten Mountain Trail, an interesting hike with outstanding Upper Delaware Valley scenery. The bridge is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.



No public meetings have been scheduled at this time


By Order of the Town Board
Crystal Weston
Tusten Town Clerk

Town of Tusten

210 Bridge Street

PO Box 195

Narrowsburg, NY 12764


photos by Kelly Dean 

Town of Tusten Regular Meetings Schedule:

Regular Town Board Meetings- 2nd Tuesday of every month at  6:30 PM unless otherwise noted.

Planning Board Meetings- 3rd Monday of the month at 7:30 PM unless otherwise noted.

Zoning Board Meetings -1st Monday of every month at 7:30 PM unless otherwise noted.

Justice Courtis held every Thursday at 5 PM unless otherwise noted.


*Online tax Payments will be accepted starting Tuesday December 26, 2017 at or by visiting your town webpage  and clicking on “Pay My 2018 Property Taxes” above.

*If you wish to pay with a check or money order, you may mail your payment.

Send Payment as follows:
Town of Tusten Tax Collector
PO Box 195
210 Bridge Street
Narrowsburg, NY 12764

*You may pay your taxes in person at the Catskill Hudson Bank or at the Town of Tusten Clerks Office. 
You may locate the amount of your tax bill as of Tuesday, December 26, 2017 by visiting

or by clicking the the "Pay my 2018 Property Taxes" button Above

Any Questions please call Crystal Weston (845)252-7146 Prompt 9


Ode to the Volunteers