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Town of Highlands Building Department

  Contact Information
Building Inspector
Code Enforcement Officer
Bruce Terwilliger | Email
Kim DeSocio | Email

Department Secretary
Irene Condoulis | Email

P: (845) 446-4280 x316
F: (845) 446-4298

Department Hours
Monday - Friday 8am - 4:30pm
The Town of Highlands Building Department is responsible for building inspections, building permits, code enforcement and zoning administration in the Town of Highlands (Fort Montgomery) and Village of Highland Falls. (Note: West Point Military Academy is outside the jurisdiction of the local building department)

Building Department Codes

Town of Highlands
Village of Highland Falls
New York State Uniform Codes

Related Contacts
Town of Highlands Planning Board: Erik Smith, Chairman | Email
Town of Highlands Consolidated Zoning Board of Appeals: Tim Doherty, Chairman | Email
Village of Highlands Falls Planning Board: James Ramus, Chairman | Email

Building Department Forms
Building Permit Application: Download Link
Burning Permit Application (Town Only): Download Link
Operating Permit Application: Download Link
Landlord Registration (Village Only): Download Link
Zoning Board of Appeals Variance Application: Download Link
Town Planning Board Application: Download Link
Village Planning Board Application: Download Link
Curb Cut Application|Download Link

SEQR (NYSDEC State Environmental Quality Review) Short Form: Download Link

NYSDEC website for long SEQR EAF forms and instructions)

Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detector Affidavit: Download Link
(Note that Municipal Search requests involving residential property must have a completed Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Affidavit submitted along with $100 fee payable to “Town of Highlands”)