• Miles of uncrowded white sandy beaches extend to the horizon, separating the clear blue ocean and undulating grass-covered dunes.

    Fire Island

    National Seashore New York

Town of Brookhaven Building & Zoning Applications for Fire Island

Review and Comments on Zoning/Building Permit Applications
See Federal Review of Building and Zoning Permit Applications within Fire Island National Seashore for more information.

Applications to the Town of Brookhaven Board of Zoning Appeals and the corresponding letters from Fire Island National Seashore to the appropriate zoning authority are now being posted online. Applications are organized by hearing date in the chart below, followed by the superintendent's response by Suffolk County Tax Map Number and specific community.

Boundaries of each community are defined in 36 CFR 28.3
For Town of Brookhaven, NY Code for Great South Beach in Fire Island National Seashore, see Chapter 85 - Zoning, Article XVI


2014 Town of Brookhaven Zoning Board Hearings for properties within Fire Island National Seashore

  • 2/26/2014 #38 Milbaur 986.50-1.2 Fire Island Pines
  • 1/22/2014 #30 Vandoorne 986.30-2.42 Fire Island Pines
  • 1/22/2014 #22 Charlton 986.3-4.16 Fire Island Pines

Did You Know?

Portrait of William Floyd, painted in 1792, with his Mastic plantation in background.

In 1790, William Floyd - one of New York's four signers of the Declaration of Independence - was the largest slave holder in Suffolk County, New York, at one time. The 1790 U. S. Census indicates that 14 slaves lived on his Mastic plantation. More...