Village of Hempstead, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Hempstead 12-7-2004 by L.L. No. 4-2004. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Personal wireless service facilities — See Ch. 139, Art. XXV.
A Personal Wireless Services Facilities Review Board (hereinafter "PWSF Board") and PWSF Zoning Officer is hereby established by the Village.
A. 
PWSF Board. Pursuant to the New York State Village Law, a PWSF Board is created for the purpose of reviewing PWSF applications for a special use permit. The duties and procedures of the PWSF Board shall be governed by the New York State Village Law, except that the duties of the PWSF Board shall be limited to those functions set forth in the PWSF provisions of Chapter 139, Zoning, of the Code.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 139, Art. XXV, Personal Wireless Service Facilities.
B. 
PWSF Zoning Officer. There shall be a Village of Hempstead staff person called a "PWSF Zoning Officer."
(1) 
The PWSF Zoning Officer shall be:
(a) 
Sworn to uphold the Constitutions of the United States and the State of New York.
(b) 
Entitled to conduct public hearings in accordance with New York State Village Law and the Code.
(2) 
The duties of the PWSF Zoning Officer shall be limited to those functions set forth in the PWSF provisions of Chapter 139, Zoning, of the Code.
A. 
Appointment of members of PWSF Board.
(1) 
The number of PWSF Board members shall be seven, with three permanent members consisting of the Village Attorney, the Comptroller and the Village Assessor.
[Amended 10-4-2005 by L.L. No. 4-2005]
(2) 
Four special members shall be appointed annually by the Mayor of the Village and approved by a majority vote of the Village of Hempstead Board of Trustees. Such special members may be members of the Village of Hempstead staff and/or members of the Hempstead community, as determined by the Mayor.
B. 
Appointment of PWSF Zoning Officer. The PWSF Zoning Officer shall be appointed by the Mayor.