WHAT STEPS TO EXPECT WHEN
YOU MEET WITH THE PLANNING BOARD
All applicants must contact Planning Board secretary no later than the
Monday PRIOR to meeting date, to be placed on agenda
All applicants must provide a signed Site Visit Consent Form along with
First Step – review Sketch Plan Review applications/drawings. Question/answer
between applicant and Board to determine feasibility of project. No
fees required at this stage.
Second Step – review formal application, along with Environmental Assessment
Form (SEQRA) and plat drawings. Fee required to be paid as indicated
Third Step - Public hearing, abutting land owners notified of your proposed
Fourth Step – Board approves/disapproves project, signs/seals the final
plat drawings, Resolution indicating approval of project read and copies
given to Applicant.
Applicant has 62 days to file all approved maps with Albany County,
then 10 more days from date of Alb. Co. filing to return required form
back to Planning Board. All late filings will be considered null &
Failure to follow through on application will render the application
incomplete and null and void.
Any questions regarding the Planning Board processes or forms should
be directed to the Planning Board Secretary at: 518-239-4225