Building / Zoning

Daniel Lang

Matthew Mahaney

Bruce Gerould

3350 Church Street
Alexander, NY 14005

Phone: (585) 343-1729 ext. 222/238/208

One of the Building and Zoning Officers for the Town of Alexander can be contacted between the hours of 6am-4pm, Monday - Friday. If no one answers, please leave a message and one of us will return your call at our earliest available time to do so.


The Building /Zoning Permit applications are also available at the Town Clerk's office during regular business hours.

Building / Zoning Permit Application View PDF

Construction Attachment View PDF

Workers Comp Waiver View PDF

Building Permit Fee Schedule View PDF

Area Variance View PDF

Zoning Violation Complaint Form View PDF

Site Plan Checklist View PDF

Services Offered
  • Zoning Review
  • Residential Building Plan Review
  • Permits Issued
  • Onsite inspections
  • Certificate of Compliance and Certificate of Occupancy Issued
  • Flood Plain Information
  • Application – Board of Review
  • Special Use Permit
Permits are required for the following
  • New Construction
  • Alternations, additions and repairs
  • Storage Sheds, barns and garages
  • Swimming pool
  • Decks
  • Generators
  • Fencing
  • Demolition
  • Wood Burning Devices
  • Change of use in land or building/businesses
  • Sign
Alexander Zoning Law

The town zoning law have been divided into the following PDF documents.

Certificate of Occupancy

In order to be issued a Certificate of Occupancy, you must have the Final Electrical Certificate and the Genesee County Health Department Certificate (if needed) for septic system.
No Certificate of Occupancy will be issued without them.