Town of Horicon, NY

Zoning and Planning

The Zoning Administrator manages and enforces the Zoning Law and provides technical assistance to the local review boards (Planning Board & Zoning Board of Appeals) in reviewing applications for development including Subdivisions, Conditional Uses and Variance Requests.

Contact:

PO Box 90
6604 State Route 8
Brant Lake, NY 12815
(518) 494-4245
Fax: (518) 494-5240

Hours:

Monday, Wednesday & Friday (excluding holidays)
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Please call ahead to be sure I am in the office or not out on inspections. Other hours by appointment.

Warren County Forms:

APA Forms:

Zoning Law:

The Current Zoning Law is available by clicking the link below. If you would like a copy mailed to you please send your check or money order,
payable to the Town of Horicon, for $20.00 to Town Clerk, PO Box 90 Brant Lake, NY 12815.

 


Zoning Administrator's duties:

The Zoning Administrator administers and enforces the provisions of the Zoning Law and provides technical assistance to the local review boards (Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) in reviewing applications for development such as Subdivision, Conditional Uses, Variance requests from the Zoning Law. The Zoning Administrator issues Zoning Compliance Certificates (Land Use Permits) for new construction and Sewage (septic) Disposal Permits.

Jim Steen, Horicon Zoning Board

Jim Steen
Zoning Administrator

518-494-4245
zoningplanning@horiconny.gov

Terri Katsch
Zoning Secretary

Zoning Board of Appeals

The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) for the Town of Horicon is a five-member board appointed by the Town Board. The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) considers applications for exceptions to the Town's Zoning regulations such as Area Variances, Use Variances, Interpretations of the Zoning Law and Appeals/Interpretation of Determination from the Zoning Administrator. We welcome your questions and inquiries regarding the process for making an appeal or getting clarification of the town zoning laws.

Contact:

James Steen, Zoning Administrator
PO Box 90 6604
State Route 8
Brant Lake, NY 12815
Phone: 518-494-4245
Fax: 518-494-5240
Email: zoningplanning@horiconny.gov

ZBA Members:

Cheryl Erickson, Chairperson
Scott Olson, Vice-Chairperson
James Dewar
Rich Nawrot
Ross Schoembs
Troy Scripture Alternate #1

ZBA Meetings

4th Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM (except otherwise noted here).

Town of Horicon Zoning and Planning Board Schedule:

*Please note change to Zoning Board of Appeals meeting on the following dates: May 21, 2019, June 18, 2019, November 19, 2019 and December 17, 2019

Next ZBA meeting:  April 30, 2019

Agenda:

Meetings are held at the Horicon Community Center
6604 State Route 8 Brant Lake, NY 12815

Minutes are available on the bottom of this page.

Please Be Aware:
Variance Applications usually take (3) months to complete. The deadline for submittal of the application and ALL relevant materials is two (2) weeks or 14 calendar days prior to a regularly scheduled meeting. Please plan ahead!

Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) Forms:

Applications must be submitted 14 calendar days prior to a meeting.

Planning Board

The Town of Horicon Planning Board is a five member board appointed by the Town Board. The Planning Board considers applications for Major and Minor Subdivisions, Conditional Uses (Site Plan Review) and Boundary Line Adjustments.

Applications:

Please be aware that Conditional Use Applications take a minimum of two (2) months to complete. The deadline for applications and all relevant materials is two (2) weeks or 14 calendar days prior to a regularly scheduled meeting. Please plan ahead.

Subdivision Regulations:

The current Subdivision Regulations are available from the Town Clerk, Send your check or money order, payable to the Town of Horicon for $10.00 - Town Clerk, Town of Horicon PO Box 90 Brant Lake, NY 12815 (518) 494-4643.

Comprehensive Plan

Town of Horicon Comprehensive Plan

Planning Board Meetings:

3rd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 PM, unless otherwise noted here.

Town of Horicon Zoning and Planning Board Schedule:

 Planning Board Meeting:  April 17, 2019

Agenda:

Meetings are held at the Horicon Community Center
6604 State Route 8 Brant Lake, NY 12815

Meeting minutes are available on the bottom of this page.

Planning Board Members:

Bill McGhie, Chairman
Dan Freebern, Vice-Chair
Bill Siegle
Joe Turcotte
Steve Mullins
Barbara French, Alternate # 1

Forward all correspondence for Planning Board members to the Zoning/Planning Office at the above address.

Meeting Minutes

Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) Minutes









Planning Board Minutes






2015

January 21, 2015 Minutes
February 18, 2015 Minutes
March 18 – no meeting
April 22, 2015 Minutes
May 20, 2015 Minutes
June 17, 2015 Minutes
July 15, 2015 no meeting
August 19, 2015 no meeting
September 16, 2015 no meeting
October 21, 2015 no meeting
November 18, 2015 Minutes
December 16, 2015 Minutes