News Updates



  • Ramapo Police advises

    residents to keep their car

    doors locked at all times.

    Public Safety
  • All recyclables will be

    picked up every Wednesday.

  • Plastic Shopping Bags are not recyclable 

    Commingled or Paper Items put out in 

    Plastic Bags will not be picked up.

  • There will be no "Sundays with

    the Mayor" for June, July & August.

    See everyone in September at the 


  • Annual Village Picnic

    Sunday, Sept 8, 2019

    12:00-5:00 PM

    Rain or Shine

  • Cardboard Boxes should be

    flat and bundled and 

    put out for collection on 


  • Village Hall will be closed

    Monday, September 2, 2019

    for Labor Day.


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277 Old Nyack Turnpike
Chestnut Ridge, New York 10977

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Village of Chestnut Ridge

Planning & Zoning Department 



277 Old Nyack Turnpike
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977Phone:  845-425-8283

FAX:     845-425-7199


Planning Board

The Village of Chestnut Ridge Planning Board is made up of five Members and once a month on the first  Thursday of the month at 8:00 PM.  Workshops are held the fourth Monday of the Month. The Planning Board at 7:30 PM.  Meetings and Workshops are held in the Boardroom building across the parking lot from Village Hall.  The Planning Board reviews and grants approvals for site plans and subdivisions. They also make recommendations to the Zoning Board of Appeals and Village Board on zoning and planning matters.  


The Community Development and Review Committee (CDRC) is a sub-committee of the Village Planning Board and consists of the Assistant Village Attorney for the Planning Board, the Village Planner, and the Village Consulting Engineer to provide preliminary review prior to formal application to the Planning Board.  All applicants applying for a Planning Board action must first attend CDRC.


Site Plan Rules and Regulations

Subdivision Rules and Regulations

Application Forms for the Planning Board



 Zoning Board of Appeals

The Village of Chestnut Ridge Zoning Board of Appeals consists of seven members and meets once a month, on the third Monday of the month at 8:00 PM. Workshops for the Meeting are held prior to the Meeting at 7:30 PM  The Zoning Board considers appeals for variances from the zoning ordinance, appeals of decisions made by the Building Inspector, and requests for zoning interpretations.


Application Forms for the Zoning Board of Appeals