Before any construction project gets underway, those responsible for the project must secure the necessary building, road and stream permits. Many of the forms required to secure these permits are available online. Read over the requirements carefully so your application is complete the first time.

Public Works sponsors a variety of programs which you may not even know are run by this department. Traffic Safety programs and Adop-A-Road are just a couple.

Building Approvals and Road Permits
Permits required constructing upon property having frontage on, access to or otherwise directly impacting the county road system.

Stream Permits
Permits required when disturbing any area within 100 feet of a county stream bank. List of county streams are provided.

Traffic Safety
A program designed to educate and utilize other tools, in effort to improve safety for travelers on our roadways.

A commitment of community organizations to assist in keeping America beautiful.

The Westchester Educational Safety Training Committee is a collaboration of individuals from local states and municipalities who meet and share ideas on emergency vehicle repairs, safety and maintenance.

Storm Water Management
Storm water runoff is the excess rain or melted snow that cannot be absorbed by the soil and flows off our roofs, and over our yards, parking lots and streets.