Town of Rotterdam, NY
Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Chapter 270. Zoning

Article XII. I-2 Heavy Industrial District

§ 270-84. Special uses.

The following uses may be permitted or denied subject to special use review under Article XIX of this chapter:
Industrial, manufacturing and processing uses not listed as a permitted use.
Junk, scrap, metal and rag storage or salvage yards, including automobile salvage and junkyards, subject to all applicable local and state requirements and the following:
This use must be located at least 1/2 mile from any residential district and at least 75 feet from any public street or highway.
The entire use is surrounded by a solid wooden fence eight feet in height above ground level or completely obscured year-round by an equivalent fence, wall or evergreen planting.
Commercial extraction of topsoil, sand, gravel and stone.
Facilities for the filling of portable tanks with liquid propane gas.
Disturbance on a wetland or watercourse area of any class or in a wetland or watercourse buffer area as defined in this chapter.
[Added 4-27-2005 by L.L. No. 9-2005]
Solar farms and solar power plants in accordance with § 270-153.
[Added 2-22-2017 by L.L. No. 1-2017]