Zoning Enforcement Officer

Karen Putney, Zoning Enforcement Officer

Phone: (518) 696-2711 ext 4
Fax: (518) 696-2773
Email: [email protected]

Office Hours

Mondays-Thursdays: 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM

If you need to make other arrangements, please call and make an appointment with the Zoning Officer.

To request a copy of the fee schedule or Zoning Ordinance, email the Zoning Enforcement Officer at [email protected]

Residents and contractors are strongly encouraged to contact the Zoning Office before undertaking any improvements on their property to determine what, if any, permits will be required.

Understanding and adhering to the proper zoning requirements will save applicants time and money.

Individuals should understand that other agencies also may have jurisdiction for activities in Lake Luzerne.

It is the responsibility of the applicants to obtain the necessary permits from these agencies.

The Zoning Enforcement Officer can provide assistance in determining what other agencies should be contacted.

The function of the Zoning Enforcement Officer are:

  • Issues permits for land use, zoning, septic, subdivision and variance.
  • Provides technical assistance to the Planning Board, the Zoning Board of Appeals and the Local Board of Health.
  • Provides the point of contact to report alleged zoning or sanitary violations.
  • Administers the Flood Hazard Overlay District (Flood Plain).