City of Rye Planning Department 1051 Boston Post Rd, Rye, NY10580 The City of Rye Planning Department is responsible for preserving and enhancing the quality of life in the City of Rye…More by assisting in the review of land development applications. This ensures that all future development abides by the city code and New York State law. The department also provides technical assistance to the City Council, city staff, and other city boards and commissions, prepares and/or oversees special planning studies and analysis, and assists Rye residents, businesses and professionals with planning-related matters.
City of Rye City Manager's Office 1051 Boston Post Rd, Rye, NY10580 The City Manager's Office oversees the city's operations and the operations of all departments within Rye's city…More government. The city manager also prepares the tentative budget, hires personnel, and provides regular and special reports to the council, while simultaneously working with city officers, boards and commissions appointed by the council. Since the city manager is also appointed by the City Council, the council can replace him or her at any time.
Rye TV 1051 Boston Post Rd, Rye, NY10580 Under the purview of the town's local government, Rye TV is responsible for the television production needs of all city…More departents and agencies, as well as overseeing residential access to the town's community channel. Rye TV also oversees town's cable franchises, which are awarded by the city council to qualified multi-channel service providers, in this case, Verizon and Cablevision of Westchester. The network's studio is located in Rye High School. For more information, please contact Rye TV at the provided telephone number, or visit its website.
The government of the City of Rye is run by the city manager and a city council, which includes an elected mayor and…More six council members.
This governing body handles various municipal duties like managing city funds and forming local laws and ordinances. They also appoint a city manager who supervises the city's 17 departments. These departments include the assessor's office, police and fire, engineering, public works, recreation, building, the planner's office, boat basin and the city clerk's office, among others.
City Council meetings are held in the council chambers every two weeks on Wednesday at 8pm.