The Malta Planning Board Meeting is held at 6:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month at the Malta Town Hall. The Town of Malta Department of Building and Planning serves to provide effective and efficient administration of laws relating to planning, zoning, fire safety and prevention, building construction, the environment, master planning and other such areas the Town Board may deem appropriate in the Town of Malta.
The Planning Department is also responsible for all matters pertaining to the interpretation and application of the town’s zoning ordinances. The Town Planner prepares or coordinates the preparation of information that leads to the update of the Town map, zoning map, and the Comprehensive Master Plan. The Town Planner also serves as staff for the Planning Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, Stormwater Management, and the Town Board, as well as others.
The Town of Malta Department of Building and Planning should be contacted prior to starting any project that effects one of the areas noted above. Generally, a permit is required for any structural, electrical, plumbing, energy, swimming pool, or out-building construction work performed Permit and application forms are available at the Town hall or may be requested by sending anemail.