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The mission of the DeWitt Planning Board is to provide sound planning decisions and advice on matters entrusted to it by New York State Law and the DeWitt Code including site plan review, subdivision review, zoning advice to the Town Board, the Zoning Board of Appeals, and all matters referred to it.

Planning Board Meetings
Regular meetings 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month (7:00 PM), except as noted.
Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting Schedule

Planning Board Work Sessions take place the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month (7:30 am, DeWitt Town Hall, Meeting Room B)

Planning Board Policies and Procedures

The Planning Board has established policies and procedures to both insure consistency and assist applicants. Click here for a list of policies and procedures. 

Public Notice of Meeting
Copies of the approved Minutes of the DeWitt Zoning Board of Appeals and the DeWitt Planning Board are provided at this site as a public service. Please be advised that the DeWitt Town Clerk's Office is the official Records Management Officer for the Town and responsible for the custody, storage and disposition of ZBA and Planning Board Minutes.

For SPR: The Planning Board Clerk distributes agendas to established homeowners associations and posts the agenda at the Town Hall.

For a subdivision: The Town Clerk will publish notice in the official paper of the Town, The Syracuse Post Standard or the DeWitt Times, within ten days of the scheduled meeting and send letters to all property owners within 300 feet of the subject property.

Board Members:
Peter Webber, Chairman
Leif Kallquist, Vice Chair
Douglas Arena
Nathan Brown
Kathleen Kotz
Joseph Mueller
Kevin Porter
Jenny Ragan, Alternate

Attorney:
Jamie Sutphen
(315) 477-0100

Planning Board Engineer:
O'Brien & Gere Part of Ramboll
(315) 956-6100

Town Board Consulting Engineer:
Miller Engineers
(315) 682-0028 x 801

Planner:
Nick Quilty-Koval
(315) 446-3910 x 137

Resources:
Citizens Guide to the DeWitt Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals
DeWitt Town Code
Requirements for filing a subdivision map - Onondaga County

Do I need to apply to the Planning Board?

When can an application be submitted?

What is a "complete" application?

How are decisions made?

How do I obtain a copy of a decision?

Can the decision of the Board be appealed?

What is a County Planning Agency review?

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