[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Canandaigua 4-5-1971 by L.L. No. 2-1971, approved at referendum 6-8-1971; amended in its entirety 8-26-1991 by L.L. No. 2-1991, effective 10-22-1991. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Taxation — See Ch. 183.
The purpose of this chapter is to establish the Office of Appointed Assessor, and to terminate the office of elected assessors.
Pursuant to Article 3 of the Real Property Tax Law, the Town Board of the Town of Canandaigua shall appoint one assessor for the term provided by Article 3 of the Real Property Tax Law.
Upon establishment of and appointment to the Office of Appointed Assessor, on January 1, 1992, the terms of office of all assessors then in office shall terminate.
The qualifications for the Office of Appointed Assessor shall be the minimum qualifications and standards set by the State Board of Real Property Services as of the date of appointment to the office.
Pursuant to the provisions of § 328 of Article 3 of the Real Property Tax Law, this chapter shall be subject to a permissive referendum.