Kinderhook, New York
Kinderhook is the name of a town and village in Columbia County, New York. The village is within the town. Kinderhook is considered part of the Capital District and Hudson Valley regions. It is located on the eastern side of the Hudson River approximately twenty-two miles southeast of Albany.
The town of Kinderhook covers roughly thirty-two square miles. As of March of 2022, the town population was 8,895, making it the most populated town in Columbia County. Kinderhook was settled in 1750 and established in 1788. The town’s name translates to “Children’s Corner” in the Dutch language. Besides the village of Kinderhook, there is another village in the town named Valatie (pronounced “valisha”). In addition, there is one hamlet known as Niverville.
Traffic Tickets in Kinderhook, New York
The town and village of Kinderhook have separate justice courts. The village of Valatie used to have their own justice court, but now village cases are adjudicated in the Kinderhook Town Court. The town court is in the Kinderhook Town Hall, on Church Street, in the Village of Valatie. The Kinderhook Village Court is located in the village hall on Chatham Street. Kinderhook does not have its own police department. They receive police coverage from the York State Police and Columbia County Sheriff’s Department. They also do traffic enforcement and conduct traffic stops.
The town’s arterial road, New York State Route 9H/US-Route 9, runs north-south through the center of town. This road is heavily monitored by law enforcement. It provides direct access to all main residential areas, as well as the passing interstate. The New York State Thruway (I-90) trails along the north town boundary heading east and west. NYS-9H/US-9 connects to its on ramps.
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The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office P.C. Is a New York State law firm that fights traffic related charges. Our firm has one goal in mind: eliminating or reducing the points associated with your charge. This ensures that you avoid increases in your car insurance premiums. We have been assisting motorists in Columbia County for more than ten years. The Benjamin Goldman Law Office is ready to take on any case in Kinderhook.
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