Mike Benvenuto, Town Supervisor
Regular Town Board meetings are held the third Thursday of each month, starting at 7:30pm, at the Ghent Town Hall. In addition, the Board holds informational planning and working sessions the first Thursday of the months which start at 7:00pm.
Members of the Public are encouraged to attend Town Board meetings. Please feel free to contact Board members with any questions, concerns or suggestions. Your input is valued.
Secretary - Carol Calvin
What to Do if You Disagree with Your Assessment
Grievance Applications & Grievance Instructions can be printed from the NYS Office of Real Property Tax Services website:
Chair: Jonathan Walters
Aaron Groom, Co-Chair
To make an Application to the Planning Board, the proposed usage must first be reviewed by Zoning Enforcement Officer (ZEO) Gil Raab. ZEO Raab will issue a determination as to whether it is in compliance with zoning ordinances.
Planning Board Application Nights are held at the Town Hall on the second Wednesday of each month, beginning at 7 pm. Board members must review the proposed project, before an Application can be scheduled for a Board meeting.
Planning Board Meetings, including both Application presentations and Public Hearings, are regularly held the first Wednesday of each month, beginning at 7 pm.
Town of Ghent Code is available on line.
Chair: Mark Huston
Lew Streeter, Deputy Chair
The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) meets the second Wednesday of each month. Meetings are held at the Town Hall and begin at 7 pm. Members of the public are always welcome.
Town of Ghent Code is available on-line.