Town of Red Hook LWRP



The Town of Red Hook Local Waterfront Revitalization Program is a locally prepared comprehensive land and water use plan for the Town's natural, public, and developed waterfront resources along the Hudson River.

The Town of Red Hook refines and supplements the State's Coastal Management Program and provides a comprehensive framework within which critical waterfront issues can be addressed, and planned waterfront improvement projects can be pursued and implemented. The approval history of Town of Red Hook LWRP was published in a final public notice.

The highlighted text is a download link for the fulll Town of Red Hook LWRP document.

The links below provide easy access to each part of the Town of Red Hook LWRP, as approved in 1995:


Section I. Waterfront Revitalization Area Boundary

Section II. Inventory and Analysis

Section III. Waterfront Revitalization Policies

Section IV. Proposed Land and Water Uses and Proposed Projects

Section V. Techniques for Local Implementation of the Program

Section VI. State and Federal Actions and Programs Likely to Affect Implementation

Section VII. Consultation with Other Affected Federal, State, Regional, and Local Agencies

Section VIII. Local Commitment

Estates District Scenic Area of Statewide Significance

Ulster North Scenic Area of Statewide Significance

The Town of Red Hook, in partnership with the Villages of Red Hook and Tivoli, have recently completed amending the town's comprehensive plan and its zoning regulations to create a new agricultural business district to curb housing sprawl on rural and agricultural land and a new traditional neighborhood development district to encourage village-scale density where appropriate, as well as new open space incentive zoning.