Planning and Community Development Services


Act in a staff capacity to the Planning Commission performing such planning work and activities as set forth in the General Municipal Law and any other such work as mutually agreed upon by the Board of Supervisors and the Planning Commission.
Engage in economic development and promotion work.
Provide technical assistance and otherwise generally assist all town and village governments with their planning and community development activities as requested including:

  • State Environmental Quality Review Act
  • Draft Land Use Regulations (Subdivision, Site Plan, Zoning, Adult Use, Telecommunications)
  • Comprehensive Planning
  • Assist County Planning Commission
  • Grant applications
  • Hazard Mitigation
  • Mapping
Office Information:

Shane Nickle, Director
Vacant, Sr. Planner
Zachary Thompson, Planner

Phone: (518) 295-8770
Fax: (518) 295-8788
E-mail: Send Message