May 31st Workshop at JCC ~ Rx For Your Zoning Law

Sometimes you don’t even know your zoning law is sick. This session will review the symptoms and diagnosis of a sick zoning law, as well as some remedies to cure the sickness and things to think about during check-ups in the future. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers.

The Jefferson County Department of Planning and the NYS Tug Hill Commission are co-sponsoring a land use training session on Thursday, May 31, 2018, 6:30 PM, at Jefferson Community College.

You are strongly encouraged to RSVP by Tuesday, May 29th. Please register online here

You may also call Jefferson County Planning Department at (315) 785-3144 or Email:

6:30-6:35 pm Welcome and Opening Remarks
6:35-8:30 pm Presentation by Mark Gebo, Attorney with Hrabchak, Gebo, & Langone, P.C.

Mark Gebo, Attorney with Hrabchak, Gebo, & Langone, P.C. of Watertown, will be presenting this session on how toreview your zoning law. Mr. Gebo is a graduate of SUNY Albany and Cornell Law School. His firm is general counsel to many North Country towns and villages in Jefferson, Lewis, Oswego and St. Lawrence counties. He has been a frequent lecturer at prior Local Government Conferences and training programs and is a wealth of information on zoning and planning issues.

If approved by your municipality, this workshop can provide two (2) hours of training to meet the NYS MunicipalityTraining Requirement.

Note to planning board and ZBA chairpersons and clerks – Please share this event with other board members and officials in your community.