Galway, NY

Population: 3,545
Area: 45 square miles
Zip Code: 12074
www.townofgalwayny.org

Map of Galway, Saratoga County

Galway

Galway Town Supervisor Paul Lent
Galway Town Supervisor Paul Lent, 1952-2018

Town of Galway Supervisor Paul Lent sadly passed away June 22, 2018 due to an accident on his farm in Galway.  He will be sorely missed.

Paul had been a member of the Saratoga County Board of Supervisors since January 1, 2013.  Born in Corinth, Paul graduated from Corinth High School in 1970 and attended Grahm College in Boston with a degree in communications.  He later made his home in Galway and served as a Galway Town Councilman and Deputy Supervisor from 2011-2013, and Chairman of the Town of Galway Planning Board from 2005-2008.

Paul retired from Saratoga County in 2013 after 20 years as Director of Emergency Services.  He was a current member of the Board of Directors of Saratoga County Agricultural Society (County Fair) and a Superintendent of its Open Draft Horse show.  Paul and his wife, Sue, operated Misty Hill Farm and owned Percheron draft horses.

 

 

Galway Town Chair Charles R Quinlan
Galway Town Chair Charles R Quinlan

 

Charles Quinlan became the town’s GOP Chair in 2011.  A native of Galway, he graduated from Galway high school and then earned a BA in mathematics from SUNY Oswego.  Chuck went to work in the family business and has been a member of the Galway Volunteer Fire Company for 35+ years, holding office as past president and current treasurer.  He was a member of the Town Board of Assessors for 9½ years, serving as its Chair for several years, and is a past member of the Galway Town Council.