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Village of Kinderhook

Zoning Board

The Board of Appeals hears and decides appeals from an order or determination by the code enforcement officer. Where practical difficulties or hardships arise, the ZBA, after public notice and hearing, may vary or modify the application of zoning regulations, so long as the spirit of the code, public safety and welfare, and substantial justice is maintained. Such variances may take the form of a Use Variance, an Area Variance, or approval of a change from a nonconforming use to another nonconforming use of the same or more restricted use.

The ZBA may also be called upon directly to interpret provisions of the zoning code.

The Zoning Board of Appeals meets on the fourth Monday of each month. The meeting starts at 7:00 with a workshop followed by the regular meeting at 7:15.

The following is a list of Zoning Board Members along with their terms of service.


Kim Gray
April 2015-March 2020


Bill Barford
July 2018 - March 2021


 David Sullivan, Chair 
April 2017 - March 2022


Gregory Seaman
April 2018 - March 2023


Jerome Callahan
April 2019 - March 2024



Robert Fitzsimmons Esq., Zoning Board Attorney

Kristina Berger, Secretary - 518-758-8778, ext.305

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