• 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

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  • New Backcountry Camping procedures

    Reservations for required permits must be obtained through Recreation.gov. Due to the breach at Old Inlet, access to both east and west wilderness camping zones must now be from Davis Park or access points west, and involve a 2½ to 10 mile hike. More »

Town of Islip 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 Islip Zoning Board of 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 Islip, NY Special Regulations and Standards Dealing with Property in the Fire Island National Seashore, see Chapter 68 - Zoning, Article XXXVIII

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

Did You Know?

Redwing blackbird

Located on the Atlantic migratory flyway, Fire Island National Seashore is recognized as a globally important bird area. More...