Village of Amityville, NY
Suffolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Amityville 12-14-2009 by L.L. No. 37-2009.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
Building construction — See Ch. 49.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 88.
Stormwater management and erosion and sediment control — See Ch. 150.
Zoning — See Ch. 183.
Editor's Note: This local law provided that it shall take effect on January 2, 2010, subject to acceptance and filing by the Secretary of State.
Pursuant to § 24-0501 of the New York State Freshwater Wetlands Act (Article 24 of the New York State Environmental Conservation Law), the Village shall fully undertake and exercise its regulatory authority with regard to activities subject to regulation under the Act in freshwater wetlands, as shown on the Freshwater Wetlands Map, as such map may from time to time be amended, filed by the Department of Environmental Conservation pursuant to the Act, and in all areas adjacent to any such freshwater wetland up to 100 feet from the boundary of such wetland. Such regulatory authority shall be undertaken and exercised in accordance with all of the procedures, concepts and definitions set forth in Article 24 of the New York State Environmental Conservation Law and Title 23 of Article 71 of such law relating to the enforcement of Article 24, as such law may from time to time be amended, with the following exceptions, additions and modifications:
Emergency work which is immediately necessary to protect the health, safety and well-being of any person or to prevent damage to personal or real property.
Ordinary maintenance or repair of existing structures or improved areas which does not involve expansion or substantial restoration, reconstruction, rehabilitation or modification, including but not limited to bridges, roads, highways, railroad beds, bulkheads, docks, piers, pilings or paved areas.
This chapter, adopted on the date set forth above, shall take effect upon filing with the Clerk of the Village the final Freshwater Wetlands Map by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation pursuant to § 24-0301 of the Freshwater Wetlands Act applicable to any or all lands within the Village. Any amendments to such map shall take effect upon the filing of said amendments with the Village Clerk.