Zoning Board

Minutes & Agenda Board Info



The Town of Erwin Town Zoning Board is composed of five members appointed by the Town Board. The Zoning Board meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm in the Town Hall. The public is always welcome at these meetings.

Virtual participation is available. Leave a comment or request virtual meeting sign-in information as follows: The public is invited to address the board by sending comments via mail to 310 Town Center Road, Painted Post, NY 14870; via email to townoferwin@erwinny.org; or calling and leaving a message at 607-936-5637.

If you are interested in serving on the Board, please contact the Town of Erwin at townoferwin@erwinny.org.

Additional Information

For the most current Zoning Laws and Map click here.

Updated At: 2023-10-29 02:39:25

Available Forms

Form Name Department File Link
Short EAF Zoning Board View File
Area Variance Application Zoning Board View File
Use Variance Application Zoning Board View File
Guidelines for Variance Applications Zoning Board View File

Yard Waste Pickup

The one time spring yard waste pickup will be the week of May 28, 2024. This is a brush only pickup, no leaves or grass clippings. Yard waste should not be at the curb before May 25th. Pieces should be no more than 8 feet long. No more than one pickup load per house.

2024 Assessment Roll
The Tentative Assessment Roll is available at WWW.ERWINNY.ORG
Grievance Day is May 28th. Appointments are required and must be made by May 22nd, call the Assessor's Office at 607-936-8913 or email to assessor@erwinny.org
Brush Drop Off

The Town of Erwin brush drop off will to residents open Saturday, May 4, 2024 from 9:00 am until Noon. The drop off site will be open every Saturday from May 4, 2024 until October 26, 2024.

Request for Proposal- Forestry

The Town of Erwin Industrial Development Agency is seeking Request for Proposals from qualified foresters. See attached for further details and specifications. Request for Proposal- Forestry

Kinsella Park Painted

Kinsella Park pavilion looks great thanks to 10 Reach volunteers from Victory Church. Thanks everyone for painting the tables and pavilion!

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Smith Hill Bridge is closed as of 3/25

Steuben County has released this notice: "The bridge on Smith Hill Road over the Cohocton River between Curtis Coopers Road and Dyke Road in the Hamlet of Coopers Plains and Town of Erwin, will be closed to all through traffic beginning March 25, 2024 until the completion of the bridge replacement project in November of 2024. The signed off-site detour will consist of Curtis Coopers Road, County Route 4, State Route 415 and Barringer Road."

Keep Your Pipes Safe!

Think before you flush.  Flushable wipes not so flushable.  How to keep your pipes safe.

Flushable wipes notice.pdf (erwinny.org)


Following a nationwide search, the Town has appointed a Deputy Town Manager.  Melissa Greenthal will replace Rita McCarthy as Town Manager when Rita retires in July after 33 years of service to the Town.  More information will follow when Melissa joins the Town in February.

Ames Plaza Update

The Applicant has submitted a revised concept site plan and has committed to no “overnight parking”, no one sleeping in vehicles. It was determined that the revised plan complies with the Town of Erwin Zoning. The next steps are that the applicant must complete a traffic study and submit a full preliminary engineering package to the Planning Board. The Planning Board schedule and agendas are posted on the Town’s website and Facebook page. A deadline for completing the demolition of the former Ames building has been established.