Our Candidates

Election Day: November 7, 2023. Early Voting October 28-November 5, 2023 at the North Highlands Fire House.

Introducing: Team Philipstown! (click for more info)
JVT Re-Elect John VanTassel for Town Supervisor
John has served 12 years on the Town Board, two as deputy supervisor. He is the current liaison to the Zoning Board and former liaison to Recreation and Highway departments. He is also on the Buildings and Grounds committee overseeing the restoration/upgrade of the Town Hall and the new highway garage.

Re-Elect Judy Farrell for Town Council Member
Helped secure federal ARPA funding for Philipstown Aging at Home, Philipstown Behavioral Health Hub, and Food Insecurity; funding for a pollinator garden at Town Hall and for E-charging stations; supports the Food Scrap Recycling initiative; supported creating an additional softball field for Philipstown girls to practice at Philipstown Park.

Re-Elect Bob Flaherty for Town Council Member
Town Council Member since 2015. 2 years as Deputy Supervisor.

Bob is Board Liason to:
Highway Committee
Planning Board
Village of Cold Spring

Elect Angela Thompson-Tinsley for Town Justice
During her 28-year career as a practicing attorney, Angela appeared in courts throughout the New York metropolitan area, the Hudson Valley, the Capital region, and beyond. She has earned a reputation among clients, colleagues, adversaries, and judges, for always being prepared, and advocating with integrity. Angela hopes to give back to the town she loves by serving as a Town Justice.

Re-elect Adam Hotaling for Highway Superintendent
Served as Deputy Highway Superintendent until 2022, when he was elected to serve an unexpired term as Superintendent in 2022.

Re-elect Tara Percacciollo for Town Clerk