Town of Esopus LWRP



The Town of Esopus 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 and Rondout Creek.

The Town of Esopus LWRP 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 Esopus LWRP was published in a final public notice.

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

The links below provide easy access to each part of the Town of Esopus LWRP, as approved in 1987:

Section I. Waterfront Revitalization Boundary

Section II. Inventory and Analysis

Section III. Local Policies and Applicable State 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


The Town of Esopus in partnership with the City of Kingston and the Town of Ulster, is developing a watershed plan for the tidal portion of the Rondout Watershed.