Zoning Board of Appeals

City of Troy
c/o Zoning Board of Appeals
433 River Street
Troy, NY 12180

Zoning Application Instructions Application Fee

Planning Commission’s Site Plan Guidelines

The City of Troy’s Zoning Board of Appeals is a 5 member citizen board appointed by the Mayor.

The powers and duties of the Board are specified and governed by City law. The Board of Appeals holds public hearings and decides appeals from decisions and determinations made by the City building inspector as well as matters referred to it as prescribed by City law.


Area Variance Form
Use Variance Form
Special Use Permit Form
Complete Streets Form

Board Members

Catherine Conroy, Chair
John Normile
Jack McCann
Katie Spain-McLaren
Marc Pallozzi

Planning Department Staff

Steven Strichman (518) 279-7166 or Email
Angelina Apindem (518) 279-7155 or Email

Special Districts

Form Based Code Urban Core District
Historic Districts


Zoning District Map
Hoosick Street Overlay Zone Map
Historical District Map

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How do I find out what zoning district a property is in?

Locate the land parcel on the City’s Zoning Map and reference the zone district code.

2. How do I get the history of a property?

Contact the Code Enforcement Department and request a zoning compliance letter.