A Letter from the Treasurer Regarding the Budget


What is a permit?

A permit is a formal document authorizing commencement of some action or work subject to regulations.

What is the cost of a building permit?

Please call 845-297-5277

How long does a building permit remain in effect?

Permit expires one year from date of issuance. Work must begin within 6 months from date of permit issuance.

How do I find what a Zoning District is for a certain parcel of land?

This can be located at ecode360 on the Village of Wappingers Falls website. Search Zoning map.

How do I report a property maintenance concern that I am aware of?

To report any property maintenance concerns, please call the Building, Planning & Zoning Office at 845-297-5277 and someone will assist you. If no one is available please leave a detailed message including address of property in question, specific nature of the concern and your name and contact information if you’d like a response. We will respond as warranted.