Welcome to Seneca County’s Planning and Community Development Department website. The Department promotes the sound and orderly economic and physical growth of Seneca County and its constituent municipalities. It is responsible for comprehensive countywide planning, economic development coordination, tourism promotion, community development program implementation, review of local land use referrals, and environmental reviews. Additionally, the Department is responsible for administering the overall development of the Finger Lakes Regional Airport, providing planning and grant writing assistance to local governments, and managing the Agricultural District Program.

The Department also provides staff assistance to the Seneca County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) and is involved in a number of IDA economic development initiatives. Examples include administration of the NYS Empire Zone Program in Seneca County, redevelopment of the former Seneca Army Depot, and assisting business and industry with the site location and development process.


Announcements

  • Seneca County Planning Board Thursday, April 8th, 2021 at 7 PM
    Seneca County Planning Board Thu, Apr 8, 2021 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (EDT) Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/218460669 You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (872) 240-3412 Access Code: 218-460-669 New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting […]
  • Seneca County Planning Board Thu, Mar 11, 2021
    Seneca County Planning BoardThu, Mar 11, 2021 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM (EST) Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/814997293 You can also dial in using your phone.United States: +1 (312) 757-3121 Access Code: 814-997-293 New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/814997293
  • Seneca County Planning Board Meeting Thu, Oct 8, 2020
    Seneca County Planning Board Thu, Oct 8, 2020 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (EDT) Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/399057357 You can also dial in using your phone.United States: +1 (646) 749-3122 Access Code: 399-057-357  New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts:https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/399057357