Spring Seminar Materials - An Introduction to the Land Use Referral Guide and Ulster County Design Manual

Main Documents - Large Files, "Recommend right-click and save as"

Planning Guides

Access Management Guidelines (PDF)
Bike and Pedestrian Primer (PDF)
Transportation Strategies For Quality Communities (PDF)
Outdoor Lighting Planner's Memorandum (PDF)
Mining Planner's Memorandum (PDF)
Planning Ulster Planning Guide: Local Wetland Regulations (PDF)

Appendices and Forms - Ulster County Agencies

UCPB Referral Form (Fillable PDF Document)
Sample Referring Agency Exception's Agreement
NYS General Municipal Law Article 13 Section 239 -l, -m, & - n
Ulster County Charter Article VII Department of Planning
Variance Review Sheet
NYSDOT Highway Design Manual (off-site link) 
Ulster County Department of Highway and Bridges: Subdivision Requirements
Ulster County Department of Highway and Bridges: Private Driveway Requirements
New York State Realty Subdivision Laws: Article 11, Title II Public Health Law and Article 17, Title 15, Environmental Conservation Law
Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan Permit Requirements By Ulster County
Ulster County Health Department Permits and Applications

NYS Department of State Planning Resources (Off-Site Links)

Local Laws Search - Good for researching similar laws to what your municipality is considering proposing.
Local Government Services Publications - James A. Coon Technical Series, Legal Memoranda, Planning & Land Use Regulation  Guides

SEQRA Documents (Off-Site Links)

Part 617 State Environmental Quality Review Law
Introduction to SEQR
Stepping Through the SEQR Process
SEQR Handbook
Environmental Assessment Form Workbooks
SEQR Flowchart and Time Frames

Stormwater - (Off-Site Links)

NYS Stormwater Management Design Manual