Place:Ulster, Ulster, New York, United States

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NameUlster
TypeTown
Located inUlster, New York, United States


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Ulster is a town in Ulster County, New York, United States. The population was 12,327 at the 2010 census.

The Town of Ulster is in the northeast part of the county. The town is directly north of the City of Kingston. Ulster borders the Catskill Park.

The New York State Thruway (Interstate 87) and U.S. Route 9W pass through the western part of the town. US Route 209 crosses the Hudson River from the east side of the town.

History

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The Town of Ulster was established in 1879 from part of the Town of Kingston. The name Ulster originally comes from the Province of Ulster in the north of Ireland.

1999 the first female Supervisor was elected into office on the Democratic ticket. Lisa Groppuso served 5 terms as Town Clerk before serving one term as Town Supervisor.

On November 8, 2005, the Town of Ulster Elected Nicky B. Woerner as the youngest town supervisor in New York State history (age 21) and elected the first Democratic Town Board in the town's 125 year history.

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