Planning Board

News & Announcements

Cancelled: Planning Board Meeting – February 20, 2019

The Planning Board meeting scheduled for tonight has been cancelled due to inclement weather. All items on the agenda will be rescheduled for review at the next regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, March 19th, 2019. The Planning Board will meet on February 20, 2019 at 7:00 PM in the Common Council Chambers, Municipal Building,
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Planning Board Meeting – January 15, 2019

The Planning Board will meet on January 15, 2019 at 7:00 PM in the Common Council Chambers, Municipal Building, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY. All Planning Board meetings are open to the public. Parking is available underneath City Hall, accessible via the Mill St. exit on the westbound side of the arterial.

Cancelled: Planning Board Meeting – December 18, 2018

The Planning Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, December 18, 2018 has been cancelled, as there are no applications to be considered at this time. The next Planning Board meeting is scheduled for January 15, 2019. 

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The Planning Board reviews a variety of development-related applications, including:

  • site plans
  • subdivisions
  • special permits
  • signs
  • façades
  • Common Council referrals for advisory opinions
  • plans for altering nonconforming uses

Planning staff attends all Planning Board meetings, and provides advisory and administrative support to the Board. In addition, planning staff ensures that all applicants comply with State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) requirements.

Application Deadline and Meeting Schedule

Applications must be submitted to the Planning Department three weeks prior to the Planning Board Meeting.