Ulster County Planning Department Staff

Basic Contact Information

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday 9 AM to 5 PM

Mailing Address:
Ulster County Planning Department
244 Fair Street
P.O. Box 1800
Kingston, NY 12402

Main Phone: (845) 340-3340
Fax: (845) 340-3429

The Staff

Dennis Doyle, Director
Phone: (845) 340-3340
Email: ddoy[at]co.ulster.ny[dot]us

Kristen Wilson, Deputy Director
Phone: (845) 340-3340
Email: kwil[at]co.ulster.ny[dot]us

Marianne Ananew, Secretary to the Director, FOIL Officer

Phone: (845) 340-3340 | Email: mana@co.ulster.ny.us

Land Use

GML Referrals/Law Review/Site Plan Review - Robert A. Leibowitz, AICP, Principal Planner and Referral Officer
Phone: (845) 340-3337 | Email: rlei[at]co.ulster.ny[dot]us

Land Use - Burt Samuelson, AICP, Senior Planner
Phone: (845) 339-2490 | Email: bsam[at]co.ulster.ny[dot]us

Housing - Kai Lord Farmer, Senior Planner
Phone: (845) 340-3469 | Email: klor[at]co.ulster.ny[dot]us

Transportation Council

Brian Slack, Principal Transportation Planner
Phone: (845) 334-5590 | Email: bsla[at]co.ulster.ny[dot]us

David Staas, Senior Transportation Planner
Phone: (845) 334-5508 | Email: dsta[at]co.ulster.ny[dot]us


Click Here to create directions Using Map Quest or follow the directions listed below:

The UCPB offices are on the 3rd floor of the Ulster County Office Building (244 Fair St).

From NORTH (Albany) or SOUTH (NYC): take I-87 to Exit 19 (Kingston),

  • From Exit 19 of the NYS Thruway, enter roundabout.
  • Travel around the roundabout to Colonel Chandler Drive(I-587)
  • Take Chandler Drive(I-587) east until its intersection with Albany Avenue.
  • Turn right onto Albany Avenue;
  • Turn Right at light onto Clinton Avenue;
  • Proceed one block and make a left onto Main Street;
  • The six story glass building on your left is the Ulster County Office Building.
  • Parking is available in the county parking lot or at metered spaces on the street for a nominal fee.

Mass Transit Options

Please contact Ulster County Area Transit at (845) 340-3333