Planning Commission

attention:  |  Effective 09/02/2021, Senate Bill S50001/Assembly Bill A40001 were signed by the Governor. This law revises New York State’s Open Meeting Law to allow for virtual/hybrid meetings. The City of Troy's Planning Commission will continue in person meetings, however members of the public may attend virtually. Public comment will be accepted via Zoom.

The Planning Commission strives to promote excellence of site design so as to improve the attractiveness of our communities, minimize negative influences of discomplementary uses, protects the natural environment, minimize traffic conflicts and congestion and to protect the public health, safety and welfare.

If you have any questions or need more information, please Email Eric Ferraro in the Planning Department.

Applications & Forms

Applications are due at least twenty-one (21) calendar days prior to the hearing date. Late or incomplete applications will not be added to the agenda. PLEASE BE ADVISED:THIS DOES NOT GUARANTEE PLACEMENT ON THE FOLLOWING MONTH’S AGENDA.

Applicants are to provide up to 15 copies of their site plan for review. *5 copies if digitally provisioned with a USB data storage device. Applicants are required to submit all necessary copies for review of their proposal. Copies will not be made by staff. 


Application fees are based on the Fee Schedule from the City Code under §285-45: Table of Fees: To see a full list of fees View our Schedule of Fees page.

Meeting Schedule

Regular meetings for the City of Troy's Planning Commission are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 pm. 

Meeting dates are subject to change.  Special Meetings will be listed below the regular meetings when held.

2023 Meeting Dates
January 18
Deadline: December 28
February 15
Deadline: January 25
March 22
Deadline: March 1
April 19
Deadline: March 29
May 17
Deadline: April 26
June 21 
Deadline: May 31
July 19
Deadline: June 28
August 16
Deadline: July 26
September 20
Deadline: August 30
October 18
Deadline: September 27
November 15
Deadline: October 25
No December Meeting
Deadline: November 29

*Denotes change in meeting date

Zoom Meeting

Use the following meeting ID and passcode number for the next upcoming meeting or click the Join Meeting button to be taken directly to the meeting. 

Meeting ID: 878 6767 2918
Passcode: 296326

The agenda for the upcoming meeting can be accessed when available from our Agenda Center.

Public comments will be accepted by email up to six (6) hours before the start of the meeting. Email Eric Ferraro.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Agenda and Minutes for upcoming and past meetings


  • Roddy Yagan, P.E., Chair
  • Anthony Mohen
  • Suzanne Spellen
  • Sara Wengert, AIA
  • Bill Comisky
  • James Rath

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