To review the capital improvement program prepared by the Department of Planning and guidelines for its preparation; to make written recommendations to the County Executive and the County Legislature on all capital projects contained in the program and on the priority of capital projects in the first year of the program; and to review and make written recommendations on any capital project additions to the capital improvement program or capital budget.
To review the Comprehensive Plan and to submit its recommendations on it to the County Executive and to make recommendations on any proposed amendments to that plan prior to action being taken on such amendments by the County government and to review procedural guidelines for the coordination and preparation of the Comprehensive Plan and annual planning program.
To conduct studies and review County policies and standards for inclusion in the Comprehensive Plan and to make recommendations regarding such policies and standards to the County Executive and Legislature as it sees fit.
To have all the powers and duties assigned to a county planning board under Article 12-B of the General Municipal Law.
Term Limit: 4 year Terms, unlimited number of Terms.