|- Planning -|
Consolidated and Expedited Permitting and Review Application (.pdf)|
In an effort to encourage and facilitate investment and job creation, Dutchess County has established a consolidated and expedited permitting and review process for "priority projects." Download this file for complete instructions and application.
239 Planning/Zoning Referral - EXEMPTION COMMUNITIES Form (.pdf)|
New form for municipalities who have signed an intermunicipal agreement with Dutchess County to exempt certain actions from needing to be referred. Click here for more information about referral exemptions.
239 Planning/Zoning Referral - STANDARD Form (.pdf)|
Standard form for GML 239-m submissions.
SEQRA Circulation Form (.pdf)|
Coversheet for any SEQRA materials being circulated to Dutchess County Planning that aren't part of a zoning referral submission.
|- Community Development & Housing -|
2017 HOME Investment Partnership Application (.xls)|
2017 CDBG Municipal Application Instructions (.pdf)|
CDBG Public Service Instructions (.pdf)|
2017 CDBG Public Service Application - Renewal (.pdf)
2016 Senior Citizen Owner-Occupied Property Rehabilitation Application and Guidelines (.pdf)|
The purpose of the Dutchess County Senior Citizen Owner-Occupied Property Rehabilitation Program is to upgrade existing owner-occupied housing by providing assistance to low and moderate-income senior citizen households to complete rehabilitation on properties with code violations. The household income must be at or below the following income limits:
Annual household income is the gross income anticipated to be received by all adults (18 years or older) in the household during the 12 months following the date of application. Current pay stubs and annual benefit statements must be submitted to verify income. The most recent year's Federal Income Tax statement must also be submitted, if required to file. Information is valid for six (6) months from the date of application.
In addition to the program guidelines, the County has a Policies and Procedures Manual (.pdf) which outlines guidelines for more specific situations.
HOME Utility Allowances (.pdf) |
This chart shows utility allowances for common housing types. Charts are also available for duplexes and mobile homes.
Payment Request and Progress Report (.xls) (Note: Forms are on separate tabs.)|
Subordination Request Form|
Subordinations are often required when an owner wants to refinance a property or take out a home improvement loan. The bank/mortgage agency providing the new loan wants to be in the first lien position and will require that the County subordinate their superior lien to the new loan.