City of Rye LWRP



The City of Rye Local Waterfront Revitalization Program is a locally prepared comprehensive land and water use plan for the City's natural, public, and developed waterfront resources along the Mill Pond, Playland Pond and the Long Island Sound.

The City of Rye 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 City of Rye LWRP was published in a final public notice.

The highlighted text is a download link for the full City of Rye LWRP document.

The links below provide easy access to each part of the City of Rye LWRP, as approved in 1991:

Section I. Waterfront Revitalization Area Boundary

Section II. Inventory and Analysis

Section III. Waterfront Revitalization Program Policies

Section IV. Proposed Land and Water Uses and 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

Appendix A. Amendments to Zoning Law

Appendix B. LWRP Management

Appendix C. Coastal Fish and Wildlife Habitat Rating Forms and Summaries

Appendix D. Coastal Assessment Form

The City of Rye has focused its efforts on controlling sediment inputs to the City’s marina on Milton Harbor.