Village of Athens, NY
Greene County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Athens 1-9-2013 by L.L. No. 1-2013 (Ch. 92 of the 1976 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Board — See Ch. 54.
Building construction — See Ch. 116.
Environmental conservation — See Ch. 140.
Fences — See Ch. 149.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 158.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 205.
Waterfront consistency review — See Ch. 233.
Summary of Zoning Regulations
Article I Legislative Intent

§ 250-1 Purpose.

Article II Zoning Districts

§ 250-2 Establishment of districts.

§ 250-3 Zoning Map.

§ 250-4 Interpretation of zoning boundaries.

§ 250-5 Regulations.

Article III District Regulations

§ 250-6 Application of regulations.

§ 250-7 Specific requirements.

§ 250-8 OS/C Open Space/Conservation District.

§ 250-9 RL Low-Density Residential District.

§ 250-10 RR Recreational Residential District.

§ 250-11 RM Medium-Density Residential District.

§ 250-12 CR Commercial Residential District.

§ 250-13 C Commercial District.

§ 250-14 MU/W Mixed Use/Waterfront District.

§ 250-15 W Waterfront District.

Article IV Supplemental Regulations

§ 250-16 F Special Flood Hazard District.

§ 250-17 H Historic Districts and landmark structures.

§ 250-18 Parking.

§ 250-19 Height restrictions.

§ 250-20 Steep slope standards.

§ 250-21 Lighting.

§ 250-22 Signs.

§ 250-23 Stormwater and erosion control.

§ 250-24 Commercial building design standards.

§ 250-25 Supplemental regulations for specific uses.

§ 250-26 Density bonuses.

Article V Nonconforming Buildings, Uses and Lots

§ 250-27 Existing uses.

§ 250-28 Discontinuance.

§ 250-29 Alteration and extension.

§ 250-30 Construction started prior to effective date.

§ 250-31 Undersized lots.

Article VI Administration

§ 250-32 Special use permit review.

§ 250-33 Standards for special use permits in the Waterfront and Mixed Use Waterfront Districts.

§ 250-34 Site plan approval.

§ 250-35 Escrow establishment for reimbursable costs.

§ 250-36 Zoning Board of Appeals.

§ 250-37 Enforcement.

§ 250-38 Preemption.

§ 250-39 Referral to County Planning Board.

§ 250-40 Penalties for offenses.

Article VII Terminology

§ 250-41 Word usage; definitions.