Town of Athens, NY
Greene County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Athens 6-20-2011 by L.L. No. 1-2011.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals — See Ch. 48.
Building construction and fire prevention — See Ch. 92.
Farming — See Ch. 99.
Filling, depositing, dumping and similar operations — See Ch. 101.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 105.
Junkyards — See Ch. 116.
Manufactured homes and trailers — See Ch. 125.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 154.
Telecommunications towers — See Ch. 162.
Attachment 1 - Table 1 Permitted Uses Attachment 2 - Table 2 Density and Dimensions Attachment 3 - Zoning Map
[1]
Editor's Note: This local law also repealed former Ch. 180, Zoning, adopted 4-14-1986, as amended.
Article I General Provisions

§ 180-1 Purpose.

§ 180-2 Word usage.

§ 180-3 Definitions.

Article II District Regulations

§ 180-4 Adoption of Zoning Map; division of Town into districts.

§ 180-5 District objectives.

§ 180-6 Interpretation of district boundaries.

§ 180-7 Official Zoning Map.

§ 180-8 Lots.

§ 180-9 Prohibited uses.

§ 180-10 Schedule of Uses.

§ 180-11 Change of use.

§ 180-12 Schedule of Density and Dimensions.

§ 180-13 Modification of density or dimensions.

§ 180-14 Nonconforming uses.

§ 180-15 Regulations specific to districts.

§ 180-16 through § 180-18. (Reserved)

Article III General Standards

§ 180-19 Applicability.

§ 180-20 Off-street parking.

§ 180-21 Off-street loading.

§ 180-22 Lot coverage.

§ 180-23 Height regulations.

§ 180-24 Environmental performance standards.

§ 180-25 Agricultural buffers.

§ 180-26 Keeping of animals.

§ 180-27 Accessory buildings or structures.

§ 180-28 Flood prevention.

§ 180-29 Traffic access and control.

§ 180-30 Streams and wetlands.

§ 180-31 (Reserved)

§ 180-32 Development on steep slopes.

§ 180-33 Erosion and sedimentation control.

§ 180-34 (Reserved)

§ 180-35 Temporary structures.

§ 180-36 Signs.

§ 180-37 Home occupations.

§ 180-38 Roadside stands.

§ 180-39 Future streets.

§ 180-40 Storage of manufactured homes, boats, trailers and trucks.

§ 180-41 Mining, excavation, removal, filling and depositing.

§ 180-42 Multifamily dwellings.

§ 180-43 Accessory apartments.

§ 180-44 Motor vehicle junkyards.

§ 180-45 Autobody or major repair shops.

§ 180-46 Bed-and-breakfast inns.

§ 180-47 Fueling stations.

§ 180-48 Kennels and veterinary hospitals.

§ 180-49 Motels, resorts and eating or drinking establishments.

§ 180-50 Wind energy conversion systems.

§ 180-51 Conservation standards.

§ 180-52 through § 180-54. (Reserved)

Article IV Site Plan Review and Special Use Permits

§ 180-55 Site plan review.

§ 180-56 Special use permits.

Article V Planned Unit Development

§ 180-57 Intent.

§ 180-58 Objectives.

§ 180-59 General requirements.

§ 180-60 Application procedure and approval process.

§ 180-61 Site plan approval process.

§ 180-62 Other regulations.

Article VI Cluster and Conservation Development

§ 180-63 Purpose.

§ 180-64 Applicability, general conditions and requirements.

Article VII Adult Establishments

§ 180-65 Purpose and findings.

§ 180-66 Definitions.

§ 180-67 Adult establishments as permitted use.

§ 180-68 License required.

§ 180-69 General provisions.

Article VIII Administration and Enforcement

§ 180-70 Enforcement.

§ 180-71 Permits.

§ 180-72 Zoning Board of Appeals.

§ 180-73 Planning Board.

§ 180-74 Penalties for offenses.

§ 180-75 Amendments.

§ 180-76 Interpretation; conflict with other laws.