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.
Town Center Water Improvement Area: Hydrant flushing is scheduled for Wednesday, October 9th, 2019, in the Dutchess Farms area. Please be aware that you may experience temporary lower pressures and there is the potential for isolated turbid water between the hours of 9 am to 4 pm. Please do not do any laundry between those hours on Wednesday. If you experience any issues after 4 pm - please contact Environmental Consultants at 845-486-1030. Thank you for your patience. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Deerfield Water District - Mandalay Drive: A repair is scheduled for Friday, October 4th, 2019, that we are not anticipating a disruption in water service. However, if the water needs to be shut down it will be between 10 am and 3 pm on that day. If you experience any issues outside of that time period, please contact Environmental Consultants at 845-486-1030. Thank you for your patience. We apologize for the inconvenience.
If you are experiencing any other service problems please call 845-452-8562 or email firstname.lastname@example.org If you are experiencing an after-hours emergency - please contact Environmental Consultants at 845-486-1030.
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:
NOTICE IS GIVE OF ADDITIONAL PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE REQUIREMENTS:
Annual Drinking Water Quality Reports for distribution in 2019 (covering the reporting for 2018) by District:
Which Special Districts (Water/Sewer/Stormwater) are you in?
Directions to find out what district you are in:
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Town Hall - Lower Level
120 Stringham Road
LaGrangeville, NY 12540
Wanda Livigni - Administrator of Planning & Public Works
Eileen Mang - Planning Board Secretary
Dwayne Hicks - Secretary to Administrator of Public Works