The Town of Ossining is seeking volunteers to sit on the Zoning Board of Appeals. There are currently two vacancies on the Board - one full member and one alternate member. Requisite experience includes: architecture, engineering, land use, development, or other related field. Applicants must be a resident of the Town of Ossining, residency in the Unincorporated Town of Ossining is preferred.
The Zoning Board of Appeals hears applications relating to:
- Interpretation of Zoning Code or Zoning Map
- Variance with regard to permitted uses
- Variance with regard to area requirements for building lots
- Special Permits as dictated by zoning district
The Zoning Board usually meets the first and/or third Monday of the month. However, the Board is convened only if there is an application on file two weeks prior to that date. Meetings are currently held via Zoom in accordance with State authority, but upon that authority expiring, the meetings will be held at the John-Paul Rodrigues Operations Center, 101 Route 9A, at 7:30 pm.