Flood Recovery Resources & Information

Stephen Neuhaus portraitHighland Falls Flooding with cars 2023

This page has been created as a resource to assist individuals and businesses impacted by the recent storm in the Town of Highlands/Fort Montgomery area.

It is highly recommended that all affected parties fill out the residential and/or business damage survey form(s) (links below). We will continue to provide updates to this information.

On behalf of your neighbors in Orange County, our thoughts and prayers are with you, and we are here for you.


Steven M. Neuhaus

Orange County Executive

Government Resources

Business Assistance and Resources

Registering with the Small Business Administration (SBA) is recommended.

Business Administration and Advocacy


Residents interested in volunteering to help the Highland Falls community should contact the American Red Cross at 1-800-REDCROSS

Contact Federal and State officials

You are encouraged to contact your state and federal elected officials to advocate on your behalf for funding and disaster relief. Use these links:

President Joe Biden

Governor Kathy Hochul 

Congressman Pat Ryan

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand  

NYS Senator James Skoufis

NYS Assemblyman Chris Eachus