What is the Planning and Development Department?

The Department of Planning and Development is one of the Town's largest departments. It has nine divisions and three boards:

  • Division of Accessory Apartment
  • Division of Building
  • Division of Code Enforcement
  • Division of Engineering
  • Division of Planning
  • Division of Plumbing
  • Division of Rental
  • Division of Signs
  • Division of Traffic Safety
  • Accessory Apartment Review Board
  • Planning Board
  • Zoning Board of Appeals

These divisions and boards are responsible for receiving and processing applications for building permits, for new subdivisions, accessory apartments, variances, and requests for traffic safety control measures. For questions regarding the Divisions of Planning and Engineering, please contact the Planning Department at (631) 957-3103. Please check the Planning and Development Forms and Documents page to view the applications, forms and documents that are currently available online for the Planning and Development Department.

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1. What is the Planning and Development Department?
2. What are the responsibilities of the Building Division?
3. What is the Accessory Apartment Review Board?
4. What is the Planning Board?
5. What is the Zoning Board of Appeals?
6. What recourse do I have if an application is denied by the Zoning Board of Appeals?
7. What is the Traffic Safety Committee?
8. What is the zone for my property?