Assessor's Office Contact Info


Gordon Bennett, IAO

Sole Assessor 

phone icon (518) 239-8362
fax icon (518) 239-4140
email icon Email

house 7309 Route 81
     East Durham, NY 12423

Office Hours:
Thursday: 9:30am - 3:30 pm
Or by Appointment



Maryellen Brooks


phone icon (518) 239-8362
fax icon (518) 239-4140
email icon Email

house 7309 Route 81
     East Durham, NY 12423

Office Hours:
Tuesday: 9 am - 1 pm
Wednesday: 9 am - 1 pm 
Thursday: 9 am - 1pm


(Pursuant to Section 516 of the Real Property Tax Law)

Notice is hereby given that the Final Assessment Roll for the Town of  DURHAM,

Greene County, N.Y., for the year 2019,  has been completed and verified by

the undersigned assessor and a certified copy thereof was filed in the office of the

Town Clerk of the Town of  DURHAM at 7309 Route 81, DURHAM, N. Y. on the first

day of July, 2019,  there to remain for public inspection.


Gordon W. Bennett

Sole Assessor 


As a Data Collector, you will measure the exterior and physically inspect and record pertinent elements and associated information for properties throughout the Town of Durham. The position requires a self-motivated individual with a unique combination of analytical and communication skills, along with the ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions.

Durham, NY


  • Inspect residential properties to ensure that property records reflect current and accurate property characteristics and information.
  • Collect detailed property data and take physical measurements, while verifying information via interview with property owner or occupant if available.
  • Record new and/or updated information including the sketch of property improvements.


  • Ability to read maps and locate a physical location on a map.
  • Good math skills to calculate square footage, ratios, and similar functions.
  • Good communication skills
  • Self-starter, goal -oriented and able to work with a team and independently.
  • Car, valid driver’s license, and proof of automobile insurance.
  • Satisfactory background check

Special Notes:

This posting is for work in Durham, NY. 

Job Type: part-time

Salary: Start at $14.00/hour; $16.00/hour after competency achieved

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

View job specifications and download job application @  Apply in person or send job application and resume to Assessor, 7309 St Rt. 81, East Durham, NY  12423

New York State has changed how property owners register for the STAR (School Tax Relief).

You no longer register with your local Assessor's office you now register with New York State at this link: