The Village of Rouses Point is a zoned community, with subdivision regulations, site plan review, and a zoning plan and ordinance.  For information concerning building permits, code enforcement issues, or planning or zoning requirements, please contact John L. Cooper at 518-297-5502 ext. 328 or at 518-570-3147 (cell), or by e-mail at


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The Zoning Board of Appeals has the authority to review and approve requests for variances, to hear appeals from a decision of the Code Enforcement Officer and to decide any question involving the interpretation of a provision or definition contained in the Zoning Local Law,  Chapter 120 of the Village Code.  Zoning Board of Appeals meetings are held at Halstead Hall located in the Rouses Point Civic Center at 39 Lake Street, Rouses  Point, New York.  All regular meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month unless noted below and will begin at 6:00 p.m.  All meetings are open to the public.  Halstead Hall is handicapped accessible.


Pat Birkett, Chairperson
Karin Thone, Vice-chair
Susan Sullivan, Village Clerk
Pamela Gadway
Mike Mumley
Junior Moore
Sonya Lague (Alternate)
Mike Casey (Alternate)

The Zoning Board of Appeals meeting schedule is as follows: 

Zoning Board of Appeals 2021-2022 Schedule
April 26, 2021 October 25, 2021
May 24, 2021 November 22, 2021
June 28, 2021 December 27, 2021
July 26, 2021 January 24, 2022
August 23, 2021 February 28, 2022
September 27, 2021 March 28, 2022