Boards & Commissions

Civil Service Commission

Regulates the employment and working conditions of civil servants, oversees hiring and promotions, and promotes the values of the public service.

Ethics Commission

The Ethics Commission was created as an independent agency charged with promoting and enforcing The City of Troy, NY’s ethics and municipal law while rebuilding public trust in government.

Planning Commission

The Planning Commission shall strive to promote excellence of site design so as to improve community attractiveness, minimize negative influences of dis-complementary uses, protect the natural environment, minimize traffic conflicts and congestion and protect the public health, safety and welfare.

Troy Independent Redistricting Commission

Pursuant to Section C 2 of the Troy City Charter, the Troy Independent Redistricting
Committee is charged with the task of determining whether the present City Council
districts comply with the requirements of Section C 2 of the Troy City Charter, and if they do
not comply, to recommend a new districting scheme.

Zoning Board of Appeals

The Zoning Board of Appeals interprets the zoning ordinance and to grant various and special exceptions from the ordinance.