Zoning Board of Appeals

488 State Route 295
Chatham, NY 12037

Tel: (518) 392-1651 …………………   Fax: (518) 392-4934

Email: zoning.chatham@fairpoint.net

Zoning Board Clerk – Erin Costa

Zoning Board of Appeals Meetings: 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM


Zoning Board of Appeals Members
Kandace Eaton Chairman (2016 – 2022)
Deputy Chair
  Daniel Persing, Esq. (2017-2020)
  Stephen Day (2017 – 2019)
Michael Richardson (2017 – 2018)
Adrianus Ooms (2015 – 2021)


Zoning Board of Appeals, and Planning Board

Town of Chatham
Columbia County
New York


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town of Chatham Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) and the Town of Chatham Planning Board have scheduled a joint Public Hearing to be held on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 7:00 PM at the Chatham Town Hall located at 488 Rt. 295, Chatham, NY.  The Flying Deer Nature Center, a not-for-profit organization, seeks permission to operate a year-round recreational facility nature center and summer camp, primarily for children, on certain property located at 122 Daley Road in the Town of Chatham (Tax Parcel No. 57.-1-25). In connection with that proposed project, the Flying Deer Nature Center has pending: (1) an application to the ZBA for a special use permit; and (2) and application to the Planning Board for site plan approval. At the joint Public Hearing, the ZBA and the Planning Board will accept public comments on both applications.

Copies of the both applications, and associated materials, are available for public review at the Chatham Town Hall during the following hours – Mondays, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM; and Thursdays from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Dated: June 12, 2017

Kandace Eaton, Chairperson
Zoning Board of Appeals

Gabriella Sperry, Chairperson

Planning Board





For ZBA Minutes: See this Page

For all other meeting minutes, please see the minutes pages listed under the Departments Menu and also listed under the Archives.



Zoning Board meetings are held the 4th Thursday of each month.
*Agenda submissions must be in by 3:00 PM on date listed.


Month                           Meeting Date              *Agenda  deadline

MARCH                                23rd                      March 13th

APRIL                                   27th                      April 17th

MAY                                      25th                      May 15th

JUNE                                     22nd                     June 12th

JULY                                     27th                      July 17th

AUGUST                               24th                      August 14th

SEPTEMBER                      28th                      September 18th

OCTOBER                           26th                      October 16th

NOVEMBER                       TBA                     TBA

DECEMBER                        28th                      December 17th


Zoning Board of Appeals Forms and Applications

Application Checklist

NYS Attorney General Complaint Form