Residents can find draft proposals below and can submit comments to

Proposed Short-Term Rental Law Drafts

First Draft

Proposed Zoning Law Drafts

Fifth Draft

Fourth Draft

Third Draft

Second Draft

First Draft


  • Ben Darfler, Chair (Village Trustee)
  • Noah Demarest (BZA Member)
  • Joe Kucher (Planning Board Member)
  • Tom Myers (Code Enforcement/Zoning Officer)
  • David Breeden
  • Kathy Klemperer
  • Greg Van Ness

TIMELINE (updated August 2023)


  • Committee formalized. (Completed)
  • RFP released. (Completed)
  • Begin review of RFP responses. (Completed)

2019 - 2020

  • Award bid – the winning bidder will then work with the Comp Plan/Zoning Review Committee through the remainder of the project. (Completed)
  • EDR to conduct research. (Completed)
  • EDR to conduct independent surveys. (Completed)
  • Host community forums/workshop to gather information, under the guidance of EDR. (Completed)
  • Revised Comp Plan drafting begins. (Completed)


  • Comp Plan
    • Early Spring - Board of Trustees Review of Draft Comprehensive Plan
    • Late Spring - Public Engagement and Review of Draft Comprehensive Plan
    • Early Summer - Vote for Adoption of Draft Comprehensive Plan
  • Zoning
    • Committee Review of the Residential section of the 2012 Zoning Law


  • Zoning
    • Committee Draft of the Residential Zoning Law Revisions
    • Public Engagement and Additional Revisions of Draft Zoning Law


  • Zoning
    • Village Board Review of Draft Zoning Law
    • Public Engagement and Additional Revisions of Draft Zoning Law (in progress)
    • Environmental Review and Vote for Adoption of Draft Zoning Law Revisions
  • Short-Term Rentals
    • Committee Draft of Short-Term Rental Law
    • Public Engagement and Additional Revisions of Short-Term Rental Law (in progress)


Meetings are open to the public and community members are encouraged to attend.

Meetings are scheduled for the Third Monday of each month, from 6:30 – 8:00 pm, and are hosted at the Village Hall (unless indicated otherwise).






Adopted Comprehensive Plan

Trumansburg Comprehensive Plan (2021)

Draft Comprehensive Plan

Thank you to everyone who provided feedback on the draft plan!

Community Survey

Thank you to all who answered our call to take the Community Survey!

Initial Public Meeting

Thank you to all who joined us for the public meeting to introduce the community to the Trumansburg Comprehensive Plan Update project currently underway!

For those who were unable to attend please find the meeting materials below:

Presentation | Video Recording | Boards | Draft Vision Statement | Online Questionnaire