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Town of Cornwall, NY
Orange County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Cornwall 11-13-1978. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Conservation Advisory Council — See Ch. 11.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 87.
Freshwater wetlands — See Ch. 90.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 125.
Zoning — See Ch. 158.
This Town Board does hereby designate the following boards as the local agency[1] within the Town of Cornwall as set forth below:
The Town Board of the Town of Cornwall shall act as the local agency in all matters involving SEQR and the Town of Cornwall except as set forth below.
The Zoning Board of Appeals shall act as the local agency of the Town of Cornwall in all SEQR matters which involve variances or special permits under the Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Cornwall.[2]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 158, Zoning.
The Planning Board of the Town of Cornwall will act as the local agency in all SEQR matters involving subdivisions, site plan approvals and any other matters referred to it by the Town Board of the Town of Cornwall.
Editor's Note: Introductory material for this chapter stated that the Town of Cornwall had elected to proceed under the provisions of Part 617 of State Environmental Quality Review issued by the Department of Environmental Conservation pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law, and that it was proper that the Town Board designate a local agency to comply with SEQR requirements.