Berlin, New York 12022


Zoning Board of Appeals



Description of Services


The primary function and purpose of the Berlin Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) is to hear and decide appeals resulting from decisions of those Officers charged with the administration and enforcement of the Zoning Ordinances of the Town’s Land Use Regulations. This is known as having Appellate Jurisdiction. If an appeal is properly made to the ZBA they will interpret the zoning ordinance/local law and grant a variance, if warranted, according to the Town Regulations.

ZBA Members

J. Nicholas Adams (Chairman)

Maryellen Gilroy

Denis Farina

David P. Sicko

Victor Lewin



J. Nicholas Adams ( Chairman) 518-658-0211

Phone 518-658-2161




3rd Thursday at 7:00 PM

By appointment only!



Office Building

17563 NY Rt 22





Fax (518) 658-2060







Mailing Address

Town of Berlin, Zoning Board

PO Box 307

Berlin, NY 12022

Download Forms

Proposed Final Decision of the ZBA - Mariner-4-13-10

Transcript of Mark Hutchen's 2-18 engineer's report on Cherry Plain Tower2-10-10

ZBA minutes for public hearing held BCS on 2-18-10

ZBA March 2010 EAF pages 1-20 received 3-24-10

ZBA transcript of 4-15 meeting approving Cherry Plain cell tower 5-4-10

Vincent Mine - Request for Special Use Permit 6 May 2013