The Town of Brookhaven is committed to providing equal access to Town meetings and events for all participants. Interpreter services for limited English proficient and deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals are available, free of charge, upon request. If you require a language translator or an ASL interpreter, please contact us with your request no later than 48 hours prior to the meeting and/or event you wish to participate in.
The Accessory Apartment Review Board makes decisions about applications for special permits to allow accessory apartments.
Brookhaven Highway Department Certified Technicians and the Suffolk County Sheriff's Office will be on site to inspect car seats and provide parents with essential information about child passenger safety.
The Planning Board is an independent body comprised of 7 members appointed by the Town Board. The Board’s review powers are conferred, and also limited, by statutory framework of state laws and the Town’s zoning ordinance.
The Brookhaven Highway Department’s Division of Traffic Safety, along with American Safety Inc., will be hosting these Defensive Driving classes. If you prefer to take the class virtually, an online course is also available at www.BrookhavenNY.gov/190/Defensive-Driving-Classes
The Board of Zoning Appeals consists of 7 members appointed by the Town Board. The function of the Board of Appeals is to timely and responsibly address appeals from land use legislation and administrative decisions of Town officers and agencies, and to interpret the Town Code. Appeals from land use legislation include use and area variances, special permits, lighting, signage and land subdivision applications.