Improving the Zoning/Review Process


In 2013, the Village Board established the Land Use Technical Committee (LUTC). The members of the LUTC include Doug Foster and Don Hammond from the Village Board, and Walter Sevastian and Steve Knowlton from the Attorney's office, Don Yacopino from the building Department, and Bob Galvin from … [Read more...]

Update on Nyack Skate Plaza project


In March 2013, following the two-year effort by community members, the Nyack Village Trustees voted unanimously in favor of a resolution to support the construction of a multifunctional skate plaza. Support for this effort involved over 900 petition signatures and many public meetings and … [Read more...]

Exploring a Leaf Blower Ordinance


The Village Board is reviewing the idea of regulating leaf blowers.  Several residents are pushing for such a regulation. If you have any comments on this issue, please go to our public input form. Here are some documents: Below is the content of a presentation by Anne Putko, Beth … [Read more...]

Nyack Disaster Recovery

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Nov. 10, 2012 -- Hurricane Sandy The Village of Nyack is doing everything it can to help residents with storm damage.  This page is the Village's one-stop-shopping information center for residents. On Nov. 8, the Village Board passed a resolution suspending building fees for work as a result … [Read more...]

Green Village, Clean River


A  Green Infrastructure Roundtable  Kick-off  at Village Hall on Saturday September 22nd launched a community based process for aligning our codes and ordinances with our goals for better stormwater management using green infrastructure. The Nyack Green Infrastructure presented an overview of gi … [Read more...]

Basketball Court June 2012 Update


The basketball courts have been completed and are open for business, and fun!  This is a part of an overall plan for Memorial Park. The courts are made with a permeable surface which allows rain water to seep through into the ground instead of running off into the Hudson River.   … [Read more...]

June 2012 Update on Streetscape Project


With the installation of new trees and plantings now completed on Main Street, the Streetscape reconstruction project will see the next significant step in the reconstruction begin in early July of 2012. The installation of new street lights, street furniture, and the repaving of the road surface … [Read more...]

Basketball Courts


The new basketball court in Memorial Park is under construction, and will include Green Infrastructure elements. The new court will feature a permeable pavement surface that will allow rainfall on the court to percolate back into the soil, thus reducing runoff from a non-permeable surface, which … [Read more...]

Project Update – Marina Construction


The Nyack Marina is under reconstruction. The project will include the replacement of the West and South bulkheads, walkways, replacement and re-installation of docks, replacement and re-installation of water and electrical services to the slips, repair of the damaged parking areas adjacent to … [Read more...]

Street Improvements — 2011/12


Nyack's Streetscape Project began officially when Carol Fleischman, Streetscape Committee Chairwoman, and Steven Knowlton, Village Trustee, used a sledgehammer to literally break ground Saturday, June 4th on the corner of Main St. & Franklin St. Monday, June 13th A-Tech Concrete Company, … [Read more...]