Town of Henrietta, NY
Monroe County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Henrietta 2-18-2015 by L.L. No. 1-2015. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building and development — See Ch. 48.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 205.
The Town of Henrietta requires "white light," including but not limited to metal halide, plasma, LED, and similar, for all exterior lighting on new commercial or industrial applications. Metal halide is the standard for all new construction. New construction that is on a parcel which contains or shares a boundary line with existing commercial or industrial uses that are using high-pressure sodium lighting are permitted to use high-pressure sodium lighting for consistency of application and visual consistency.
A. 
A property owner, occupant or resident is prohibited from allowing exterior lighting to directly shine onto any neighboring property so as to become a nuisance or to disrupt the peace and/or repose of the neighborhood.
B. 
The light spillage on an adjacent property shall be less than 1.0 footcandle.
C. 
The maximum height of a pole-mounted light fixture or a building-mounted light fixture shall be 20 feet.
D. 
All exterior residential lighting, whether in operation prior to or after the adoption of this chapter, shall comply with these provisions.