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The Department of Planning and Public Works (P&PW) is responsible for the planning, construction, maintenance and implementation of Town of LaGrange infrastructure as well as the coordination and management of the Planning Board and assurance of compliance with Planning Board actions. The Department, also, works directly with the Building and Zoning Office in order to ensure compliance in all phases of project development.

In regards to Town infrastructure, P&PW manages all water and wastewater special districts. The Department oversees the Town operators, Environmental Consultants, and assists district residents with issues or concerns they may encounter. P&PW also is responsible for short and long term planning to ensure compliance with Federal, State and County regulations, as well as to promote smart growth within the Town.  P&PW manages a capital to ensure that current infrastructure can meet or exceed its life expectancy and to anticipate future infrastructure needs.

Stormwater management and compliance with MS4 regulations is also under the jurisdiction of P&PW in conjunction with the Town Highway Superintendent. The Department regularly assists residents throughout the Town with drainage issues and assists with mitigation, as well as assisting with the management of stormwater special districts.  The Administrator of P&PW is the Stormwater Management Officer for the Town, which entails enforcement of all NYSDEC MS4 requirements. P&PW is also responsible for the protection and compliance of all classified wetlands within the Town.

P&PW works directly with the Town of LaGrange Planning Board through all phases of project development. All submissions, technical assistance, record keeping, Planning Board, escrow management and consultant coordination is the responsibility of the Department. P&PW is responsible for ensuring field compliance with approved Planning Board projects.

In addition, the Department oversees the management of the Town Engineer, Clark Patterson Lee, and the Town Stormwater Consultant, Stormwater Management Consultants. P&PW conducts Consultant Meetings with the Highway Superintendent to provide technical assistance to Planning Board applicants and Professionals, with involvement of the Planning Board Chairman and or his/her designee(s). P&PW also manages the utilization of the Town Consultants to ensure and maximize their professional capabilities with infrastructure planning and implementation.

P&PW is located in the Town of LaGrange Town Hall, lower level, north side.


Grandview Water District:  Friday, December 7, 2018, we have scheduled repairs to the distribution system from 9 am to 3 pm.  We do not anticipate a water service interruption, however there is unfortunately the chance that while performing the repair a situation may arise that will require a shut down.  If you have any water service loss after 3 pm, please call 845-452-8562 until 4 pm - after 4 pm please call 845-486-1030 for Environmental Consultants emergency line.  Thank you for your cooperation.

If you are experiencing any other service problems please call 845-452-8562 or email  If you are experiencing an after-hours emergency - please contact Environmental Consultants at 845-486-1030.





Forms and Applications:

The following is a list of forms for permits required by the Department of Planning & Public Works:


Please be aware that all Planning Board Applications are required to include all fees, plans, supporting documentation (as required by Town Code), executed Acknowledgment of Escrow Policy Form, and Environmental Assessment Form;  incomplete submissions will not be accepted.  Please click the following links for the Town's Escrow Policy and Acknowledgement Form:


Annual Reports:

2015 Certified Backflow Detectors/Device Testers

2018 Stormwater Management Annual Report

Annual Drinking Water Quality Reports for distribution in 2017 (covering the reporting for 2016) by District:

Manchester ~ Titusville ~ Deerfield ~ Noxon Knolls ~ Southwest ~ Mapleview Districts

Town Center Water Improvement Area ~ Harvest Ridge District

Grandview Water District

Which Special Districts (Water/Sewer/Stormwater) are you in?

Dutchess County Parcel Access Link

Directions to find out what district you are in:

  1. Select “Town of LaGrange” at the top right hand side of your screen;
  2. Enter the last 6 digits of your parcel number/hit the Owner tab and enter the property owner’s name/hit the address tab and enter the physical address of the property -  in the column to the right of the aerial map of Dutchess County.  Hit the ‘go’ button;
  3. Select your property in that same column;
  4. Select the “Full property card” option (in red) at the bottom of that column;
  5. Scroll down the pop-up screen to the bottom until you reach the “Special District Information;”
  6. The district(s) your property is in will be listed, as will the benefit units.

Town of LaGrange, New York

Town Hall - Lower Level
120 Stringham Road
LaGrangeville, NY 12540

Phone:   845-452-8562
Fax:   845-452-7692

Wanda Livigni - Administrator of Planning & Public Works
Eileen Mang - Planning Board Secretary
Claudia Donnellan - Secretary to Administrator of Public Works

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