Supervisor's Message -

Welcome to the Town of Haverstraw web site!

The Town Board and I hope that the information provided to you will assist you and inform you about Town Government and the services that we render and also discover the opportunities and amenities that the Town of Haverstraw offers to our residents.

Our website will keep you updated on the many recreational and cultural activities that have been scheduled.

I am proud to be the Supervisor of the Town of Haverstraw. Haverstraw is rich in its history, its culture and its people. It is a great place to live and learn. Our future is bright and there are many things happening in Haverstraw which include the County Waterfront Park, development of a town park in the unincorporated area, youth and senior activities and much more.

Please feel free to contact me at the Haverstraw Town Hall with any questions or comments you may have. 845-429-2200 or fax 845-429-4701.

Howard T. Phillips Jr.

Town of Haverstraw

The Town of Haverstraw Architectural Review Board
ChairPerson: Raymond Carey
Secretary: Annette Hendrie

If you have any questions, please call 845-429-2200

The Architectural Review Board meets every second and fourth Monday of the month when an application has been given final approval

It is the purpose of this article to preserve and promote the character and appearance and conserve the property values of the Town. by doing so it is the Boards intent to enhance the Towns attractiveness of residential and business and preserve the economic mainstay of the community, by providing procedures for an architectural review of structures henceforth erected, reconstructed or altered in the Town, and hereby to:

  1. Encourage good qualities of exterior building design and appearances and relate such designs and appearances to the sites and surroundings of the structure.

  2. Permit originality and resourcefulness in building design and appearance which are appropriate to the sites and surroundings.

  3. Prevent such design and appearance as is unnecessarily offensive to visual sensibilities.

Procedure Overview:
Application must be accompanied by plans.

Upon filing of an application with the secretary to the board, a fee shall be payable to the Town of Haverstraw in accordance with the schedule of fees as adopted.

Residential - $50.00


Condo/Apartment/Townhouse - $50.00 Per House

The schedule of fees does not include the services of any legal, planning, engineering, environmental or other requirements determined necessary by the board.