ZONING ENFORCEMENT & STORMWATER COORDINATOR

 Zoning Enforcement Officer & Stormwater Coordinator: 
Lee Shimel 
 Address:  8650 LeRay Street
 Evans Mills, NY 13637 
 Phone:  315-629-4052
 Fax:  315-629-4393
Office Hours:  Monday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
                           Thursday 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
                       Friday 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

The Zoning Enforcement Officer contacts the Town Municipal Offices daily to receive messages and assignments.  He will return phone messages and meet with residents and business owners, as needed, to answer questions and review zoning applications.

The Zoning Enforcement Officer is appointed by the Town Board and reviews and approves or denies zoning permit applications.  He will also scale and interpret zone boundaries on zoning maps and will issue stop-work orders for noncompliance with the Town Zoning Laws.  He will also refer appropriate appeal matters to the Zoning Board of Appeals.

In addition to the duties described above, the Zoning Enforcement Officer is also the Town's Stormwater Coordinator.  The Stormwater Coordinator oversees all open SPDEs permits and reviews and enforces all Town Stormwater laws and violations.  For additional information on Stormwater Management, please visit the Jefferson County Stormwater Coalition.