Effective immediately, the TOWN HALL will be CLOSED to the public until further notice. However, town offices will remain operational and will be conducting day to day business through the mail, email and via telephone. Feel free to use the DROP BOX to the right of the main entrance for any Zoning Board related business.

488 State Route 295
Chatham, NY 12037town_logo3

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

Email: zoning@chathamnewyork

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

Office Hours: Monday and Thursday, 9:30AM - 3:00PM

Zoning Board Clerk: Erin Reis

Zoning Board of Appeals Members
Daniel Persing, Chair (2017-2020)
Christie Ellis (2016-2022)
Stephen Day (2020 – 2024)
Adrianus Ooms (2015 – 2021)
Christopher Spencer (2019-2023)


Zoning Board of Appeals
Town of Chatham, Columbia County, New York

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Chatham had scheduled a public hearing on March 26, 2020 at 7:00 PM at the Chatham Town Hall located at 488 Rt. 295, Chatham, NY.  The following matters will be discussed at the meeting:

  1. An Application for an Area Variance from Jeffrey Melander & Kate Antonovich located at 116 Chapel Dr. Ext., Tax ID#24.1-17, to allow a pool that requires a 20’ side-yard variance of the required 50’.
  1. An Application for an Area Variance from Becky & Zen Farion located at 482 Ford Rd., Tax ID#16.1-61, to allow two 40’ cupola’s that exceed the required 35’ height.

Copies of the application materials are available for public review at the Town Hall located at the address specified above during normal business hours - Monday 9 AM to 4PM and Thursday 9 AM to 4 PM. 

Dated March 16, 2020

Erin Reis, Secretary
Zoning Board of Appeals




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