Village of Amityville, NY
Suffolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Amityville 12-14-2009 by L.L. No. 63-2009.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Alarm systems — See Ch. 36.
Building construction — See Ch. 49.
Building occupancy — See Ch. 50.
Unsafe buildings — See Ch. 51.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 81.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 88.
Freshwater wetlands — See Ch. 92.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 130.
Sewers — See Ch. 142.
Signs — See Ch. 144.
Stormwater management and erosion and sediment control — See Ch. 150.
183a Exhibit A
[1]
Editor's Note: This local law provided that it shall take effect on January 2, 2010, subject to acceptance and filing by the Secretary of State.
Article I General Provisions

§ 183-1 Definitions and word usage.

§ 183-2 Interpretation and applicability; prevalence of higher standards.

§ 183-3 Establishment of districts.

§ 183-4 Zoning Map.

§ 183-4.1 Establishment of Bay Village architectural theme.

§ 183-5 Interpretation of district boundaries.

§ 183-6 District boundary dividing lot in single ownership.

§ 183-7 Compliance with district regulations required.

Article II A Residence Districts

§ 183-8 Applicability.

§ 183-9 Permitted uses.

§ 183-10 Lot size.

§ 183-11 Size of dwelling.

§ 183-12 Height of buildings or structures.

§ 183-13 (Reserved)

§ 183-14 Pitch of roof.

§ 183-15 Percentage of lot coverage.

§ 183-16 Front yards.

§ 183-17 Side yards for buildings or structures.

§ 183-18 through § 183-19. (Reserved)

§ 183-20 Rear yards for buildings or structures.

§ 183-21 through § 183-22. (Reserved)

§ 183-23 Accessory buildings.

§ 183-24 (Reserved)

Article III BB Residence Districts

§ 183-25 Applicability.

§ 183-26 Permitted uses.

§ 183-27 Lot size.

§ 183-28 Size of dwelling.

§ 183-29 Height of buildings or structures.

§ 183-30 (Reserved)

§ 183-31 Pitch of roof.

§ 183-32 Percentage of lot coverage.

§ 183-33 Front yards for buildings or structures.

§ 183-34 Side yards for buildings or structures.

§ 183-35 through § 183-36. (Reserved)

§ 183-37 Rear yards for buildings and structures.

§ 183-38 through § 183-39. (Reserved)

§ 183-40 Accessory buildings.

§ 183-41 (Reserved)

Article IV B Residence Districts

§ 183-42 Applicability.

§ 183-43 Permitted uses.

§ 183-44 Lot size.

§ 183-45 Size of dwelling.

§ 183-46 Height of buildings and structures.

§ 183-47 (Reserved)

§ 183-48 Pitch of roof.

§ 183-49 Percentage of lot coverage.

§ 183-50 Front yards.

§ 183-51 Side yards for buildings and structures.

§ 183-52 through § 183-53. (Reserved)

§ 183-54 Rear yards for buildings and structures.

§ 183-55 Accessory buildings.

§ 183-56 (Reserved)

Article V C Residence Districts

§ 183-57 Applicability.

§ 183-58 Permitted uses.

§ 183-59 Applicability of requirements for B Residence District.

§ 183-60 Height of multiple dwellings.

§ 183-61 Lot size for multiple dwellings.

§ 183-62 Percentage of lot coverage.

§ 183-63 Yard requirements.

§ 183-64 (Reserved)

§ 183-65 Distance between buildings.

§ 183-65.1 Review of application for multiple dwellings.

§ 183-65.2 Landscaping for multiple dwellings.

§ 183-65.3 Drainage plan for multiple dwellings.

Article VI Historical Districts

§ 183-66 (Reserved)

§ 183-67 Applicability.

§ 183-68 Permitted uses.

§ 183-69 Review and approval of changes.

§ 183-70 Lot size.

§ 183-71 Size of dwelling.

§ 183-72 Height of buildings and structures.

§ 183-73 (Reserved)

§ 183-74 Pitch of roof.

§ 183-75 Front yards for buildings and structures.

§ 183-76 Side yards for buildings and structures.

§ 183-77 Rear yards for buildings and structures.

§ 183-78 Accessory buildings.

§ 183-79 Percentage of lot coverage.

Article VII PM Professional Mixed-Use District

§ 183-79.1 Purpose.

§ 183-79.2 Applicability.

§ 183-79.3 Permitted uses.

§ 183-79.4 Architectural review.

§ 183-79.5 Lot size.

§ 183-79.6 Size of building.

§ 183-79.7 Height of buildings and structures.

§ 183-79.8 Pitch of roof.

§ 183-79.9 Percentage of lot coverage.

§ 183-79.10 Front yards for buildings and structures.

§ 183-79.11 Side yards for buildings and structures.

§ 183-79.12 Rear yards for buildings and structures.

§ 183-79.13 Accessory buildings.

§ 183-79.14 Landscaping; buffer strips.

Article VIII Business Districts

§ 183-80 Applicability.

§ 183-81 Uses permitted in B-1 Retail Business District.

§ 183-82 Uses permitted in B-2 General Business District.

§ 183-83 Uses permitted in B-3 Marine Business District.

§ 183-83.1 Boat storage racks; dry-dock storage marinas.

§ 183-84 Prohibited uses in all business districts.

§ 183-84.1 Security gates prohibited; phaseout.

§ 183-85 Review and approval of construction.

§ 183-86 Height of buildings and structures.

§ 183-87 Percentage of lot coverage.

§ 183-88 Compliance of one- and two-family dwellings with other provisions.

§ 183-89 Compliance of mixed-use dwellings with other provisions.

§ 183-90 Size of dwelling.

§ 183-91 Front yards of dwellings.

§ 183-91.1 Buffer strips.

Article IX Industrial Districts

§ 183-92 Applicability.

§ 183-93 Prohibited uses.

§ 183-94 Residential uses prohibited.

§ 183-95 Use of internal combustion engine restricted.

§ 183-95.1 Adult uses.

§ 183-96 Outside storage of materials.

§ 183-97 Drainage, paving, landscaping and seeding.

§ 183-98 Lot size.

§ 183-99 Lot frontage.

§ 183-100 Height of buildings or structures.

§ 183-101 Front yards.

§ 183-102 Front yards on double-frontage lots.

§ 183-103 Front yards on corner lots.

§ 183-104 Rear yards.

§ 183-105 Side yards.

§ 183-106 Percentage of lot coverage.

Article X PAC (Planned Adult Community) Residence Districts

§ 183-107 (Reserved)

§ 183-108 Permitted uses.

§ 183-109 Site development plan required; minimum requirements.

§ 183-110 (Reserved)

§ 183-111 Review and approval of site development plans.

§ 183-112 through § 183-113. (Reserved)

Article XI SC Senior Citizen Residence District

§ 183-114 Permitted uses.

§ 183-114.1 Front yard setback.

§ 183-114.2 Height of buildings and structures.

§ 183-114.3 Lot area.

§ 183-114.4 Front yards.

§ 183-114.5 Corner lots.

§ 183-114.6 Side yards.

§ 183-114.7 Rear yards.

§ 183-114.8 Encroachments into yard areas.

§ 183-114.9 Dwelling unit intensity.

§ 183-114.10 Living accommodations.

§ 183-114.11 Minimum floor area per unit.

§ 183-114.12 Landscaping.

§ 183-114.13 Off-street parking.

§ 183-114.14 Common recreation areas.

§ 183-114.15 Accessory buildings.

§ 183-114.16 Refuse containers.

§ 183-114.17 Drainage plan to be approved.

§ 183-114.18 Lighting.

§ 183-114.19 Business activity not permitted.

§ 183-114.20 Review of site plans and architectural review.

§ 183-114.21 Buffer strips.

§ 183-114.22 Affidavit required.

Article XII FH Floating Home District

§ 183-115 Definitions.

§ 183-116 Prohibited locations for floating homes.

§ 183-117 Permitted uses.

§ 183-118 (Reserved)

§ 183-119 Height requirement.

§ 183-119.1 Lot area.

§ 183-119.2 Building area.

§ 183-119.3 Mooring distance.

§ 183-119.4 Distance between floating homes.

§ 183-119.5 Public utilities; sanitary facilities.

§ 183-119.6 Off-street parking.

§ 183-119.7 Construction standards.

§ 183-119.8 Application for creation of district.

§ 183-119.9 Environmental quality review.

Article XIII Nonconforming Uses

§ 183-120 Continuance of existing lawful uses.

§ 183-121 Enlarging, extending and reconstructing of nonconforming uses.

§ 183-122 Change of use.

§ 183-123 Discontinuance.

§ 183-124 Certificate of occupancy required.

Article XIV Off-Street Parking and Loading

§ 183-125 Applicability.

§ 183-126 Use deemed permitted accessory use.

§ 183-127 Use of land in residence district for parking requirements.

§ 183-128 Parking prerequisite to building permit or certificate of occupancy.

§ 183-129 Required parking spaces; exceptions.

§ 183-130 Required off-street loading facilities.

§ 183-131 (Reserved)

Article XV Supplemental Regulations

§ 183-132 Uses requiring approval of Zoning Board of Appeals.

§ 183-133 Lot, yard and open space requirements.

§ 183-134 Setbacks for accessory buildings.

§ 183-135 Merger of substandard and other plots.

§ 183-136 Division of land.

§ 183-137 Advertising properties for illegal use prohibited.

§ 183-138 Minimum habitable space for two-family and multiple dwellings.

§ 183-139 Fences and similar structures.

§ 183-140 Special use permit for public garages and gasoline stations.

§ 183-140.1 Fast-food establishments.

§ 183-141 Setback of buildings in business and industrial districts.

§ 183-142 Amendment of provisions.

§ 183-143 Public hearing on amendment.

§ 183-144 Hearing on petition of property owners.

§ 183-145 Fee upon filing petition for amendment.

§ 183-146 Parking or storage of commercial vehicles on residential property prohibited.

§ 183-147 Parking of vehicles in unpaved areas of residential property prohibited.

§ 183-148 Height of elevated dwellings in areas of special flood hazard.