Town of Greece, NY
Monroe County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Greece 1-1-2014 by L.L. No. 1-2014.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
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Editor's Note: This local law amended in its entirety former Ch. 24, which consisted of the following: Art. I, Residency for Town Attorney, adopted 2-3-1998 by L.L. No. 1-1998; Art. II, Residency for Building Inspector, adopted 5-15-2001 by L.L. No. 6-2001; and Art. III, Residency for Commissioner of Public Works, adopted 5-16-2005 by L.L. No. 3-2005.

§ 24-1 Purpose and intent.

The Town Board of the Town of Greece recognizes that New York State mandates residency requirements for those persons serving as officers of the Town. In order to permit the Town Board of the Town of Greece greater latitude in selecting the most qualified individuals to hold the appointed offices set forth in § 24-2 hereof, it is necessary that prospective applicants not be limited to residents of the Town of Greece; however, the prospective applicant shall reside within the limits of the County of Monroe, State of New York.

§ 24-2 Modification of statute.

Town Law § 23 and Public Officers Law § 3 are hereby amended in their application to the Town of Greece as follows. Any law, rule or regulation requiring a person to be a resident of the Town of Greece in order to be chosen or perform his or her official duties or functions shall not prevent a person from holding the following offices, provided that such person resides in the County of Monroe, State of New York:
A. 
Town Attorney;
B. 
Building Inspector;
C. 
Commissioner of Public Works;
D. 
Town Clerk;
E. 
Director of Finance.