Town of Pittsford, NY
Monroe County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Pittsford 5-3-1994 by L.L. No. 4-1994; amended in its entirety 11-18-2014 by L.L. No. 10-2014. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 39-1 Appointed officers.

The following appointed Town officers must be electors of the Town at the time of their appointment, or as soon thereafter as may be practical, and must remain electors of the Town throughout their term of office:
A. 
Town Clerk.
B. 
Assessor.
C. 
Director of Finance.
D. 
Animal Control Officer.
E. 
Director of Parks and Recreation.
F. 
Commissioner of Public Works.
G. 
Highway Superintendent.

§ 39-2 Other appointed officers.

All other appointed Town officers need not be electors of the Town at the time of appointment nor throughout their term of office, but they shall be required to comply with the residency requirements set forth in § 39-3 hereof.

§ 39-3 Proximity to Town Hall required.

All appointed Town officers, other than those covered by § 39-1 above, and all other Town employees shall be required to maintain their primary residence within a fifteen-mile radius of the Pittsford Town Hall, 11 South Main Street, Pittsford, New York.

§ 39-4 Effective dates.

The requirements of § 39-3 shall not apply to any covered appointed Town officer or employee who either resides outside the fifteen-mile radius as of July 1, 1998, unless he or she changes his/her primary residence, in which case § 39-3 shall apply, or provided written notice to the Town Board or Town Clerk on or before July 1, 1998, of his or her intent to relocate his/her primary residence outside the limits set forth, provided that said residence is actually relocated not later than December 31, 1998. Any newly appointed officer or newly hired employee to whom § 39-3 applies shall have 120 calendar days from date of appointment or hire to relocate his/her primary residence in accordance with the requirements of this chapter.

§ 39-5 Failure to comply.

The failure of an appointed officer or employee to comply with the residency requirements of this chapter shall result in disqualification from office and employment and shall result in a vacancy in the office and position so affected.