Village of Rhinebeck, New York 12572

76 East Market Street, Rhinebeck, New York 12572
Telephone: 845-876-7015  |  Fax: 845-876-5583 |
About Rhinebeck: The Village of Rhinebeck was incorporated in 1834 and exists within the Town of Rhinebeck, County of Dutchess, and State of New York. The Village functions as a jurisdiction of government separate from the Town of Rhinebeck and is governed by a Mayor and four Trustees. The Village covers 1.6 square miles and is home to 2657 residents. The Village operates a Justice Court, Police Department, Fire Department, and Street Department as well as Water Treatment and Wastewater Treatment Facilities. The Village of Rhinebeck enjoys a rich history and serves as the community center and hub of commerce within the Town.


The Zoning Board of Appeals addresses requests from property owners for area and use variances and interpretation of the zoning code. Zoning Board of Appeals members are appointed and serve 5 year terms.
:: Contact at a glance...
Ryan Dowden,
Planning/Zoning/Building Clerk
Tel: 845-876-1922 
Hours: 9:00am-4:00pm Mon.-Fri.
(closed holidays)
76 E. Market Street
Rhinebeck, NY 12572






Zoning Board of Appeals - Village of Rhinebeck

Board Members Term Expires Phone
Colton Johnson, Chairman 04-01-2020 845-876-1922
Joshua Pulver 04-01-2022 845-876-1922
Allan Dekrey 04-01-2019 845-876-1922
Judy Merritt 04-01-2021 845-876-1922
Rachael Cavell 04-01-2023 845-876-1922
(Alternate Larry Garrick no term limits)
(Alternate Christopher Tavener - no term limits)

Meeting Schedules:
Times and Dates are subject to change. Every effort will be made to post schedule changes to this website and to publish changes via public notice.
Patricia Coon, Village Clerk

Additional Information