How do I apply for a building permit?

Applying for a building permit:

  1. Download the version (PDF) of the Applications Building Permits on the Building and Code Enforcement web page
  2. Mail the completed and signed application to: TOWN OF CAIRO, APPLICATION FOR A BUILDING PERMIT, 512 Main Street, P. O. Box 728, Cairo, New York 12413
  3. Or FAX to (518) 622-3415
Did you know...

Did you know...

Cairo’s central location in the county made it an ideal place for an airfield. With the return of American pilots from WWI, residents and visitors were treated to exciting rides with spectacular mountain and river vistas.

Former members of Eddie Rickenbacher’s Hat-in-Ring squadron, not only barnstormed up and down the valley, but flew mail and supplies into the mountain towns and remote areas of the Catskill Park.