Town of Ithaca, NY
Tompkins County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Ithaca 3-12-1979 by L.L. No. 1-1979. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Dog control — See Ch. 112, Art. I.
Building construction and fire prevention — See Ch. 125.
Unsafe buildings — See Ch. 129.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 205.
Signs — See Ch. 221.
Sprinkler systems — See Ch. 225.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 234.
Zoning — See Ch. 270.
The purpose of this chapter is to authorize public servants of the Town of Ithaca to issue and serve appearance tickets in accordance with provisions of Chapter 495 of the Laws of 1978, in connection with violations of state statutes, codes, rules and regulations and local laws, ordinances, or rules and regulations of the Town of Ithaca which the public servants are authorized or required to enforce.
Whenever any public servant of the Town of Ithaca who, by virtue of office, title or position is authorized or required to enforce any state statute, code, rule and regulation, or local law, ordinance, rule or regulation related to parking, licensing of occupations or businesses, fire prevention and safety, health sanitation, and building, zoning and planning, such public servant shall be authorized to issue appearance tickets in connection with such enforcement.
Without limiting the foregoing, the public servants filling the following offices, titles or positions shall be authorized to enforce any state statutes, codes, rules and regulations, or local laws, ordinances, and rules or regulations within their area of authority as listed below:
[Amended 12-29-2006 by L.L. No. 18-2006]
Area of Enforcement
Code Enforcement Officer
Codes relating to buildings, zoning, planning, environmental control, fire prevention and safety
Dog Warden
Enforcement of dog laws, control and regulation of dogs, including but not limited to the licensing of dogs and collection of fees
Town Clerk
The licensing of dogs and collection of fees for such licensing; the licensing of occupations or businesses
Town Engineer
Health and sanitation, including construction, operation and maintenance of sewer and water lines
Chief Operating Officer,
Southern Cayuga Lake
Intermunicipal Water Commission[1]
Health and sanitation, including construction, operation and maintenance of water lines
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).