Diagnostic Study, Community Planning Workshops, Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Law


Town of Philipstown, Putnam County, New York (2001-present)


Facilitated a community consensus-building process leading to a new comprehensive plan and zoning law. The process began with a diagnostic study, continued with a series of workshops and a Comprehensive Plan drafted primarily by citizens. The Comprehensive Plan was adopted in 2006. A new zoning law and comprehensive town code revisions are expected to be adopted in 2010.