Joseph Bucco



Welcome to our new Village of Washingtonville Website. We encourage you to use this site to assist you in finding information about our Village and areas that surround us.  Whether you’re visiting on business, vacation, or have lived here for years, we welcome you and hope you find your visit to this website a pleasant one. We encourage you to use this website to assist you in finding information about our Village of Washingtonville Government, Police, Fire and EMT, DPW as well as other essential services.

Our Village offers something for everyone. We have lots of local dining, and shopping. You can choose from a variety of stores and shops, diners and restaurants. We have gift shops, clothing stores, soccer and computer store, cookie shop, auto stores, Award winning Betty’s Diner, hair and nails salons, banks, hardware store, drug store, supermarket.

You can visit the world famous Brotherhood Winery, with its first commercial vintage produced in 1839, it’s commonly acknowledged to be the oldest operating winery in the United States, “ America’s Oldest Winery”. The winery was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2000. While there you can dine at Vinum Cafe serving French-American fare and wine bar.

We’re also home to the famous and newly remodeled Moffat Library, with its Tiffany Stained glass windows. In 1994 it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It truly is the gem of our Village.

We are home to multiple parks, playgrounds and fields, within walking distance from your home. We are in planning stages of another park along the Moodna Creek. We are in the process of planning a dog park, splash park for children, bocce ball, basketball, handball and pickleball courts, walking trails and an Audubon trail.

We host a variety of events throughout the year. Summer long concert series and movie night in the park, Annual Easter Parade, Family Festivals, Community Day,Trunk a Treat at Witchingtonville, Farmers Market, Yoga in the Park, and our Chamber of Commerce Annual Christmas Parade, and Memorial Day Parade.

Our Village is home to three of the five schools in our school district, Taft Elementary, Washingtonville Middle School and Senior High School and our district’s Central Administration.  We’re the home of “Wizard Nation”. Our residents are always welcome to share in the school facilities, tennis courts, walking track, indoor swimming pool, soccer, baseball and softball fields or listen to our award winning musical concerts, enjoy our Masque and Mime plays and JROTC sponsored events.

I invite you to take some time to walk around our Village and see the changes taking place. If you have any questions or concerns, please call me at Village Hall.

Joseph Bucco, Mayor