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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:
A. 
Industrial, manufacturing and processing uses not listed as a permitted use.
B. 
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:
(1) 
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.
(2) 
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.
C. 
Commercial extraction of topsoil, sand, gravel and stone.
D. 
Towers.
E. 
Facilities for the filling of portable tanks with liquid propane gas.
F. 
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]
G. 
Solar farms and solar power plants in accordance with § 270-153.
[Added 2-22-2017 by L.L. No. 1-2017]