[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Manchester 5-23-1977 (Ch. 86 of the 1989 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Town of Manchester hereby implements all the provisions of Part 617 of the State Environmental Quality Review Act.
Editor's Note: See Environmental Conservation Law § 8-0101 et seq.
The duly appointed Zoning Officer of the Town of Manchester is hereby designated the official for the Town of Manchester responsible for implementation of Part 617 of the State Environmental Quality Review Act and is hereby granted authority to receive, review and act upon all applications requiring a determination of whether an action may or may not have a significant effect on the environment.
The Zoning Officer shall adhere to the guidelines outlined in Part 617 of the Environmental Quality Review Act and the Handbook for Local Government pertaining thereto, and for each application received shall collect a sum of $5 as a processing fee, such moneys to be deposited with the Town Clerk and receipts maintained therefor.
This chapter shall take effect on June 1, 1977, unless the Legislature of the State of New York shall postpone, amend or modify the effective date and provisions of Part 617 of the State Environmental Quality Review Act, in which case this chapter shall become effective with the date established by said Legislature.