Building Department

  • Dody Nicholas, Building Inspector
  • Duties & Responsibilities: Issue Building and Septic Permits • Enforce Zoning Code • Issue Violations • Answer Questions About Building and Zoning Issues.
    Village Hall, 18 Church St., P.O. Box 59, Greenwood Lake, NY 10925 | Tel: 845-477-9217 | Fax: 845-477-7256 | Hours: 8am-4:00pm Monday-Friday

    NEW: 2011 Municipal Compliance Certification Form

    For Phase II SPDES General Permit for Stormwater Discharges from Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4s), GP-02-02 | Download copy of report (PDF approx file size 9mb 50 pp.).

    Building Dept. Fee Schedule

    Building Permits $100.00 plus $6.00 per thousand of the total cost of construction.
    Building Permit Renewal $50.00 (1 time renewal for 6 months)
    Additional Violations $50.00 per inspection
    Construction without Permit Additional $250.00 surcharge. Note: Fees must be paid prior to issuance of a permit.

    Impact Fees

    There is an impact fee for all new housing construction. The fee must be paid during the application process, after the building permits have been issued, but prior to the construction commencing. The fee scale is as follows:

    up to $100.000.00 
    $100.000.00 to $200.00.00   
    Above $200.00.00    

    Septic Permit Fees:

    $100 fee, plus escrow if needed. Septic repair and new systems require engineer design and escrow of $500. For additional septic information, click here>>

    RV / Trailer Parking Permit

    A fee of $25.00 is required for stays up to 14 days.