Village of Freeport, NY
Nassau County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Freeport 5-9-1966 as Ch. 7 of the 1966 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building, moving of — See Ch. 90.
Drains and bulkheads — See Ch. 102.
Electricity — See Ch. 106.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 115.
Housing standards — See Ch. 128.
Plumbing — See Ch. 162.
Sewers and sewage — See Ch. 176.
Zoning — See Ch. 210.
086a Table of Height and Area Limits 086b Table I 086c Table II
Article I Scope

§ 86-1 Matters covered.

§ 86-2 Provisions remedial.

§ 86-3 New work to conform.

§ 86-4 Structures affected.

§ 86-5 Inconsistencies.

Article II Administrative Provisions

§ 86-6 Applications for permits.

§ 86-7 Issuance of permits.

§ 86-7.1 Moratorium on telecommunications towers.

§ 86-8 Certificates of occupancy.

§ 86-9 Fees for permits and certificates.

§ 86-10 Enforcement.

Article III Definitions

§ 86-11 Word usage and definitions.

Article IV Classifications of Structures and Occupancies

§ 86-12 Classification by occupancy.

§ 86-13 Classification of structures by type of construction.

Article V Building Restrictions in General

§ 86-14 Zoning restrictions.

§ 86-15 Restrictions within fire limits.

§ 86-16 Frame construction outside fire limits.

§ 86-17 Restrictions regarding height and area.

§ 86-18 Projections beyond building line.

§ 86-19 (Reserved)

Article VI Light, Ventilation and Insulation Standards

§ 86-20 General requirements.

§ 86-21 Rooms in residence structures.

§ 86-22 General light and ventilation requirements.

§ 86-23 Ventilation in public buildings.

§ 86-24 Ventilation of garages.

§ 86-25 Requirement of special ventilation.

§ 86-26 Human occupancy.

§ 86-27 Courts.

§ 86-28 Structures on same lot.

§ 86-29 Insulation for one- or two-family residential construction.

§ 86-30 Insulation for multifamily residential construction.

§ 86-31 Existing dwellings.

§ 86-32 Exceptions.

§ 86-33 Effective date.

§ 86-34 Relationship to other standards.

Article VII Means of Egress

§ 86-35 Scope of requirements.

§ 86-36 Required exits.

§ 86-37 Exit doors.

§ 86-38 Passageways and hallways.

§ 86-39 Horizontal exits.

§ 86-40 Required stairways.

§ 86-41 Enclosure of required stairs.

§ 86-42 Exterior stairways.

§ 86-43 Fire towers.

§ 86-44 Fire escapes.

§ 86-45 Obstruction of means of egress.

§ 86-46 Special egress requirement.

Article VIII Materials, Loads and Stresses

§ 86-47 Quality of materials.

§ 86-48 Tests of materials.

§ 86-49 Weights of materials.

§ 86-50 Loads.

§ 86-51 Wind pressure.

§ 86-52 Posting floor capacities.

§ 86-53 Allowable working stresses.

§ 86-54 Bearing capacity of soil.

Article IX Construction

§ 86-55 Workmanship.

§ 86-56 Excavations.

§ 86-57 Foundations.

§ 86-58 Foundation walls.

§ 86-59 Retaining walls.

§ 86-60 Masonry construction.

§ 86-61 Reinforced concrete.

§ 86-62 Iron and steel construction.

§ 86-63 Wood construction.

§ 86-64 Waterfront structures.

Article X Safeguards During Construction

§ 86-65 Protection of public and workmen.

§ 86-66 Protection of workmen.

§ 86-67 Protection of adjoining property.

§ 86-68 Use of sidewalks.

Article XI Fire-Resistive Construction

§ 86-69 Fire-resistive materials.

§ 86-70 Protection of structural steel or iron members.

§ 86-71 Fire-resistive floors and roofs.

§ 86-72 Fire walls and partitions.

§ 86-73 Shaft enclosures.

§ 86-74 Protection of exterior openings.

§ 86-75 Protection of wall and partition openings.

§ 86-76 Interior finish and subdividing partitions.

§ 86-77 Use of wire glass in doors.

§ 86-78 Fire-resistive ceiling.

§ 86-79 Roof structures and roofing.

§ 86-80 Firestopping.

Article XII Chimneys and Heating Appliances

§ 86-81 Classification of chimneys and heat-producing devices.

§ 86-82 Chimneys and flues.

§ 86-83 Fireplaces.

§ 86-84 Metal smokestacks.

§ 86-85 Warm-air furnace piping.

§ 86-86 Vent flues.

§ 86-87 Ventilating hoods.

§ 86-88 Pipes for steam and hot-water heating.

§ 86-89 Furnaces and boilers.

§ 86-90 Stoves and ranges.

§ 86-91 Incinerators.

§ 86-92 Drying rooms or dry kilns.

§ 86-93 Smokehouses.

§ 86-94 Fuel oil equipment.

Article XIII Special Occupancies

§ 86-95 General provisions for special occupancy structures.

§ 86-96 Construction of special occupancy structures.

§ 86-97 Construction of stage and proscenium wall.

§ 86-98 Stage skylight.

§ 86-99 Protective curtain.

§ 86-100 Scenery, fittings and scene docks.

§ 86-101 Dressing rooms.

§ 86-102 Workshops, storage and property rooms.

§ 86-103 Seats in special occupancy structures.

§ 86-104 Egress requirements for special occupancy structures.

§ 86-105 Aisles.

§ 86-106 Foyers, lobbies, vestibules and corridors.

§ 86-107 Ramps.

§ 86-108 Fire extinguishing appliances.

§ 86-109 Heating plants.

§ 86-110 Saving clause relating to existing structures.

§ 86-111 Motion-picture theaters.

§ 86-112 Booths for motion-picture projecting machines.

§ 86-113 Application to existing motion-picture theaters.

§ 86-114 Open-air motion-picture theaters.

§ 86-115 Bowling alleys.

Article XIV Elevators and Amusement Devices

§ 86-116 General requirements for elevators.

§ 86-117 Hand-powered dumbwaiters.

§ 86-118 Amusement devices.

§ 86-119 Certificate of approval.

§ 86-120 Inspection of elevators and amusement devices.

§ 86-121 Record of passenger elevators.

§ 86-122 Riding on elevators restricted.

§ 86-123 Operators.

§ 86-124 Accidents.

Article XV Fire-Extinguishing and Detecting Equipment

§ 86-125 General provisions for fire-extinguishing equipment.

§ 86-126 Standpipe systems required.

§ 86-127 Sprinkler systems required.

§ 86-128 Detecting equipment.

Article XVI Plumbing and Gas Piping

§ 86-129 Application of plumbing standards.

§ 86-130 Gas piping.

Article XVII Multiple Dwellings

§ 86-131 General requirements for multiple dwellings.

§ 86-132 Light and air for future construction.

§ 86-133 Fire protection for future construction.

§ 86-134 Sanitation in multiple dwellings.

§ 86-135 Fire protection for Class I and Class II multiple dwellings.

§ 86-136 Sanitation for Class I and II multiple dwellings.

§ 86-137 Fire protection for Class III multiple dwellings.

§ 86-138 Sanitation for Class III multiple dwellings.

§ 86-139 Converted multiple dwellings.

§ 86-140 Existing dwellings.

Article XVIII Air-Supported Structures

§ 86-141 Location and height.

§ 86-142 Separation.

§ 86-143 Fire protection.

§ 86-144 Exits.

§ 86-145 Structural requirements.

§ 86-146 Flame resistance.

§ 86-147 Pressurization system.

§ 86-148 Certificates of occupancy.

Article XIX Interim Development No. 1

§ 86-149 Legislative intent.

§ 86-150 Prohibitions on issuance of permits.

§ 86-151 Time limitations on prohibitions.

§ 86-152 Exceptions to prohibitions.

Article XX Interim Development No. 2

§ 86-153 Legislative intent.

§ 86-154 Prohibitions on issuance of permits.

§ 86-155 Time limitations on prohibitions.

§ 86-156 Exceptions to prohibitions.

Article XXI Interim Development Law No. 3

§ 86-157 Legislative intent.

§ 86-158 Definitions.

§ 86-159 Prohibitions on issuance of permits.

§ 86-160 Time limitations on prohibitions.

§ 86-161 Exceptions on prohibitions.