The City of Plattsburgh takes great pride in its resources. Residents of the city are provided with professional services every day such as clean streets, fresh drinking water, and courteous and responsive emergency units.

For further information please click on the department of your choice. In addition, there are forms and contact information as well as links on each department page.
  1. Building Inspector

    The Building Inspector's Office's responsibilities consist of Administrative and Enforcement authority for Building Construction and Renovation, Land Development, Zoning, Fire Prevention, Property Maintenance, Contractor Registration and Insurance, Street Access and Utility Permits, Sign Permits, and Flood Plain and Housing Inspections.

  2. City Assessor

    The Assessor is the local official who estimates the value of real property within the City boundaries.

  3. City Clerk

    Find information in regards to the City Clerk's duties are.

  4. City Court

    Find information in regards to the 4th Judicial District Court.

  5. City Engineer

    The Engineering & Planning Department manages numerous Capital Improvement Projects throughout the city as well as providing thorough engineering review of all new developments within the city.

  6. City Historian

    Find information in regards to Plattsburgh history.

  7. Community Development

    Working shoulder to shoulder with other community organizations, we strive to create economic opportunities, improve housing conditions and enhance amenities for the city’s residents

  8. Corporation Counsel

    The Corporation Counsel is the legal advisor to the Mayor, Common Council and all City Departments and Boards.

  9. Environmental Services

    Environmental Manager Jonathan P. Ruff, P.E., leads the City Environmental Services Department which provides drinking water and wastewater treatment through the City’s Water Pollution Control Plant and the Water Filtration Plant.

  10. Finance

    Find information on how to pay your bills and yearly budgets.

  11. Fire Department

  12. Human Resources

  13. Municipal Lighting Department

    Plattsburgh Municipal Lighting Department is composed of 26 employees. Aside from major projects, PMLD keeps busy by fixing power outages, repairing old lines, removing fallen trees, updating electrical sources in order to be more power efficient etc.

  14. Plattsburgh Public Library

  15. Police Department

    Read about the Police Department and find information about public safety and reporting crime.

  16. Public Works

    The City of Plattsburgh Department of Public Works has an endeavor to maintain a quality of life for the citizens of the city.

  17. Recreation Department

    Learn about the Recreation Department, find parks, and sign up for recreation classes.

  18. Relocation Resources

  19. Voter Districts

    The city of Plattsburgh is divided into 6 wards with 16 districts.