City of Rye, NY

Planning Department

Christian K. Miller, AICP,
City Planner
(914) 967-7167
Fax: (914) 967-7185


Office Hours:
9AM - 5PM (M-F)
8:30AM - 4:30PM Memorial Day to Labor Day
Appointments Preferred 


Description of Services:

The purpose or mission of the City of Rye Planning Department is to preserve and enhance the quality of life in the City of Rye by responsibly accommodating the reasonable needs of inevitable future development and proactively addressing emerging planning issues. To achieve that purpose the Planning Department assists the Planning Commission in the review and administration of land development applications in accordance with the City Code, City Planning Documents and New York State Law; provides technical assistance to the City Council, other City Boards and Commissions and City staff; prepares and/or oversees special planning studies and analysis; and assists Rye residents, businesses and professionals with planning related matters.

Rye City Planning Commission:

Application Forms:

Application Submission and Notification Requirements:

Special Studies and Planning Projects:

City Mapping

Relevant Planning Documents and Information: