Resize:

Town of Rotterdam, NY
Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Chapter 270. Zoning

Article XIV. AO Aquifer Overlay District

§ 270-111. Review of actions.

[Amended 7-9-2003 by L.L. No. 9-2003; 7-12-2006 by L.L. No. 9-2006]
A. 
As a matter of original jurisdiction, the Town Board shall hear and decide upon any proposed action requiring a building permit or other authorization under the Rotterdam Zoning Local Law or land subdivision regulations.[1] In addition to the maps, plans and information required for such authorizations or for review under the New York State Environmental Quality Review Act,[2] the Town Board may require additional information, analysis or documentation as may be necessary and appropriate to show compliance with the standards imposed by this article and to fully and properly consider the particular action proposed. Upon receipt of a complete application and information, a public hearing shall be set, advertised and conducted by the Town Board in the manner prescribed by § 270-175 of this chapter. More than one public hearing is allowed if circumstances so warrant.
[1]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 249, Subdivision of Land.
[2]
Editor's Note: See Environmental Conservation Law § 8-0101 et seq.
B. 
The following permits and/or activities are exempt from the requirements of § 270-111: boundary line adjustments, fences, residential accessory structures, swimming pools, additions to existing residential buildings, signs, home occupations, and variances.