The Village Planner is responsible for many functions. His primary role is to help the Village of Nyack with the difficult task of finding the right balance of development, economic growth, maintaining and improving essential services, protecting the environment, and preserving community character.
He works closely with the Building Department and Village Engineer in reviewing all new project applications submitted for approval to the Architectural Review Board, Planning Board, and Zoning Board of Appeals. The Village Planner is also responsible for ensuring that State and Federal requirements are followed during the review process and that the Boards have all of the information they need to be able to make an informed decision.
In addition, the Village Planner works on supporting economic development activities, grant making, drafting of zoning text changes and other planning studies and initiatives that will help improve the quality of life in the Village. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Village Planner..