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LL 10 Fences Local Law Filing NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF STATE 162 WASHINGTON AVENUE, ALBANY, NY 12231 (Use this form to file a local law with the Secretary of State.) Text of law should be given as amended. Do not include matter being eliminated and do not use italics or underlining to indicate new matter. 00XIXXX QftfX of ...................................................f-1.ueensbury ............................................................. 'Town Local Lam No. ................»................................ of the year 19 .93.. Loc(.f L(.w To Amend The Code of the Town of Queensbury, Ch(,pter A local law ..................................... (lniert Title) .......f4U,..tfier'Ltif-eatft'led'Signso.................................................................... Be it enacted by the .................Town Bo(.rd .of the ............... ........................................................................................................ (Name-of Legislative Body) CX",XX R)tXX .............Queensbury ................................as follows: 'Town of ................................. .............................................................. VIX t XX SECTION 1. Chapter 140 of the Code of the Town of Queensbury, S140-2, entitled, "Definitions," is hereby amended to add two new definitions and amend an existing definition to read as follows: S140-2 . Definitions. APPLICANT - An individual, tenant, and/or property owner requesting a sign or temporary sign permit. PORTABLE SIGN - A sign (whether on its own trailer, wheels or otherwise) designed to be movable and not structurally attached to the ground, a _building, structure or any other sign. . TEMPORARY SIGN - The surface used for the purpose of short term advertising limited to thirty (30) days. SECTION 2 . Chapter 140 of the Code of the Town of Queensbury, is hereby amended to delete and repeal S140-4 Temporary Signs . SECTION 3 . Chapter 140 of the Code of the Town of Queensbury is hereby amended by adding thereto a new section to replace S140-4 hereinabove repealed, to be known as S140-4 Temporary Signs, and to read as follows: S 140-4 . Temporary signs . A. General Provisions: 1 . All temporary signs shall be granted a permit or permits for a period not to exceed sixty (60) days per calendar year provided that such signs are not attached to fences, trees, utility poles, rocks or other-. such parts of a natural landscape, and (If additional space Is needed, attach pages the same size as this sheet, and number each.) (1) DOS•239 (Rev. 7/90) further provided that such signs are not placed in a position that will obstruct or impair vision or traffic or in any manner create a hazard or disturbance to the health and welfare of the general public. Temporary sign permit applications shall be available from the Office of the Director of Building & Codes. The application must be signed by the property owner or his/her authorized agent and the proper fee and deposit must be paid at the time of application submission (see §140- 4(F) Fees for Temporary Sign Permit) . 2 . The sign must be removed upon expiration of the permit. Upon failure of the permit holder to remove the sign, the Director of Building and Code Enforcement will issue a written notice directing that the sign be removed within twenty-four (24) hours. Failure to comply with this, notice within twenty-four (24) hours shall result in forfeiture of the cash deposit. 3 . All regulations as listed in S140-5; General Standards and Regulations shall apply to temporary signs . 4 . The following temporary signs are prohibited: (a) "a-frame" style of a temporary nature; (b) portable signs. B. Types of Temporary Signs Allowed: 1 . - Temporary wall signs. 2 . Temporary, double-sided, free-standing signs . 3 . Off-premise, temporary signs with property owner approval. C. Sizes of Temporary Signs Allowed: 1 . Temporary wall signs shall be limited to thirty-two (32) square feet in area. 2 . Temporary free-standing signs shall be limited to sixteen ( 16) square feet in area. D. Placement of Temporary Signs Allowed: 1 . Temporary wall signs must be placed flush against the wall of a building and may not project more than four (4 ) inches from the surface of the wall (2) to which it is attached. 2 . Temporary free-standing signs must be placed a minimum of fifteen ( 15) feet from the front property line. In instances where the front property line cannot be determined, the following setbacks shall apply: a. Forty (40) feet from the center line of a two- lane road. b. Forty-five (45) feet from the center line of roads with three (3) or more lanes . E. Number of Temporary Sign Permits Allowed: 1 . Five (5) temporary sign permits per applicant for a maximum of sixty (60) days per calendar year. 2 . Only one ( 1) active, temporary sign permit per applicant. F. Fees for Temporary Sign Permit: A fee of ten dollars ($10) per twelve ( 12) calendar day period shall be paid upon the issuance of a permit for such sign, and a cash deposit of fifty dollars ($50) shall be deposited with the Director of Building and Codes to insure removal of such sign or signs at the expiration of the permit. If the number of signs is ten ( 10) or more, the cash deposit shall be one-hundred dollars ($100.00) . SECTION 4. Chapter 140 of the Code of the Town of Queensbury, 5140-8, entitled, "Permit procedure; fees, " is hereby amended to change the fees, and to read as follows : S 140-8. Permit procedure; fees . B. Fees . ( 1) A fee shall be paid to the Director of Building and Code Enforcement for each sign permit issued as set forth in the following schedule: (a) Temporary sign or group of identical signs: fee of ten ($10 . ) dollars and deposit of fifty ($50. ) dollars; for ten ( 10) signs or more, deposit of one hundred dollars ($100 . ) . (b) All others: fee of two dollars ($2 . ) per square foot of sign area. (3) SECTION 5. Effect of Amendment. This amendment to the Code of the Town of Queensbury shall not effect any fees charged for sign permits issued prior to the date this Local Law is adopted. Fees for sign applications pending and not issued as of the day of adoption of this Local Law shall be controlled or governed by the law in effect at the time - of application. SECTION 6 . Effective Date. This Local Law shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State. (4) (Complete the certification In the paragraph that applies to the filing of this local law and strike out that which is not applicable.) 1. (Final adoption by local legislative body only.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. 11 of 19 93 of the ()�XftX (9k9d(Town)(W0"o0 of Queensbury was duly passed by the Town Bocrd on October 18th, 19-14 in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. (Name of Legislative Body) 2. (Passage by local legislative body with approval, no disapproval or repassage after disapproval by the Elective Chief Executive Officer*.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. of 19 of the (County)(City)(Town)(Village) of • was duly passed by the (Name of Legislative Body) on 19 and was (approved)(not disapproved)(repassed after disapproval) by the and was deemed duly adopted on 19_, (Elective Chief Executive [icer in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. 3. (Final adoption by referendum.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. of 19 of the (County)(City)(Town)(ViIlage) of was duly passed by the on 19 and was (approved)(not disapproved)(repassed after Name of Legislative Body disapproval) by the on 19 Such local law was Elective Chief Executive Officer submitted to the people by reason of a (mandatory)(permissive) referendum, and received the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors voting thereon at the (general)(special)(annual) election held on 19_, in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. 4. (Subject to permissive referendum and final adoption because no valid petition was filed requesting referndum.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. of 19 of the (County)(City)(Town)(Village) of was duly passed by the Name of Legislative on 19_, and was (approved)(not disapproved)(repassed after ody disapproval) by the on 19 Such local law was subject to Elective Chief Executive Officer' permissive referendum and no valid petition requesting such referendum was filed as of 19_ in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. *Elective Chief Executive Officer means or includes the chief executive officer of a county elected on a county-wide basis or, if there be none, the chairman of the county legislative body, the mayor of a city or village, or the supervisor of a town where such officer is vested with the power to approve or veto local laws or ordinances. (5) S. (City local law concerning Charter revision proposed by petition.) 1 hereby certify that the.local law annexed hereto,designated as local law No. ........ of the City of ................................. having been submitted to referendum pursuant to the provisions of 3j of the Municipal Home Rule Law, and having received the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors of such city voting thereon at the gene al election held on ............ ............19.........became operative. 6. (County local law concerning adoption of Charter.) 1 hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto,designated as local law No. ........ of 19......... of the County of ......................State of New York,having been submitted to the Electors at the General Election of November .............19.......pursuant to subdivisions S and 7 of section 33 of the Municipal Home Rule Law,and having received the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors of the cities of said county as a unit and of a majority of the qualified electors of the towns of said county considered as a unit voting at said general election,became operative. (If any other authorized form of final adoption has been followed,please provide an appropriate certifica- tion.) I further certify that 1 have compared the preceding local law with the original on file in this office and that the same is a correct transcript therefrom andpf the whole of such original local law, and was finally adopted in the manner indicated in paragraph.............above. Clerk of the County legislative body.City,ToW r Village Clerk or c` , officer designated by local legislative body Date: (Seal) (Certification to be executed by County Attorney,Corporation Counsel,Town Attorney,Village Attorney or other authorized Attorney of locality.) STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF.......W(-rren............. 1, the undersigned, hereby certify that the foregoing local law contains the correct text and that all proper proceedings have been had or taken for the enact aw ann ereto. ..................... • stgaatur Town Attorney .. .......... ......... Title Dace: U �' r >> of ......Oueensbury ., .._. Town )tlititzogJtc (6) NYS DEPARTMENT OF STATE BUREAU OF STATE RECORDS MUNICIPALITY 162 Wasgton Avenue Town of Queensbury Albany, NY 12231-0001 LOCAL LAWS) NO. YEAR FILING DATE DATE: 1,1/16/93 12 & 13 1993 11/10/93 Local Law Acknowledgment The above-referenced material was received _ and filed by this office as indicated. F DARLEEN M. DOUGHER I TOWN OF QUEENSBURY TOWN OFFICE BUILDING 531 BAY ROAD QUEENSBURY NY 12804 Additional local law filing forms will be I� _I forwarded upon request. DOS-236 (Rev. 6/90) Local Law Filing MEW YORK STATE 0EPARTHENT OF STATE 162 WASHINGTON AVENUE, ALBANY, NY 12231 (Use this form to file a local law with the Secretary of State.) Text of law should be given as amended. Do not include matter being eliminated and do not use italics or underlining to indicate new matter. CAPWX MKXof .........................................OueensNTY....................................................... Town MW Local Law No. .................................................... of the year 19 .9.... A local law ........AM.Ipndiny_The Code of The Town of Queensbury, Ch(.pter 179, Section - (Insert Title) y7'-9'1:7'4"Tfier'ed f;--Eii-rifted-fences............................................................. Be it enacted by the .............................Town Bo..rd ...................................of the ........................................................................... (Name of Legislative Body) Qli{114dY}K JexxX Queensbury Town of ......................................................................................................................................I...........as follows: NXW6 section 1. Chapter 179 of the Code of the Town of Queensbury is hereby A# amended to amend, modify, delete and/or reorganize certain +' provisions set forth in S 179-74 to add new language, delete some language and reorganize certain,provisions (paragraphs E. and F. to become subparagraphs A4 and A6, with new language added to the beginning of new subparagraph A4 and at the beginning of paragraph A) to read as follows : r "S179-74 Fences . A. General Provisions . Fences shall be permitted as provided in this section and S179-60 B(5) . ( 1) In no case shall barbed wire, electric or similar materials or devices be used in conjunction with or as part of any fence. The provisions of this subsection shall not apply to fences on premises used for farm,, limited industrial and utility purposes . 1 (If additional space is needed, attach pages the same size as this sheet, and number each.) (1} DOS-239 (Rev. 7/90) (2) No fence shall be permitted which is expressly designed with the intent to injure or maim anyone who attempts to climb such a fence. (3) Clear-vision zone. A clear vision zone shall be defined as an area in which visual obstructions higher than three (3) feet are prohibited. There shall be a clear-vision zone at all corners of intersecting roads or road junctions, consisting of a triangular area defined by the point of intersection of the right-of-way lines and the two (2) points extended along such lines for a distance of thirty-five (35) feet from any intersection. (4) Nonconforming fences . Fences lawfully existing at the time of the passage of this chapter shall be deemed nonconforming appurtenances and shall be treated as nonconforming uses under this chapter. " B. Residential zones . ( 1) All fences in a residential district shall have its most pleasant or decorative side facing the adjacent properties . (2) No fence over four (4) feet in height shall be erected or maintained in the architectural front yard. The architectural front yard shall be defined as the yard facing the side of the building containing the architectural main entrance to the house. (3) No fence over six (6) feet height shall be erected or maintained in any rear yard or side yard; no fence over five (5) feet in height shall be erected ( 2 w - or maintained in the front yard not considered to be the architectural front yard. (4) No stockade type fence shall be allowed in any front yard. (5) Reference is made to Appendix A for an illustration of the application of this paragraph of this S179- 74 . C. Industrial or commercial zones. ( 1) A fence eight (8) feet high with a barbed wire top or an electric shock fence, which would not be detrimental to health, safety or welfare of any person coming into contact with it, may be permitted, provided that said fence meets one ( 1) of the following requirements : (a) The fence is needed to prevent entry to an area which could be hazardous to the health, safety or welfare of a person or persons. (b) The fence is needed to secure an area where materials and/or equipment are stored. (c) The fence is needed to keep animals other than common household pets, except in a kennel situation, from leaving the site. (d) Where the general community interest or interests of national safety justify the need for such a fence. (2) Where a fence is electrified, signs at intervals of 3 not more than fifty (50) feet shall be erected on the fence to clearly indicate the fence is electrified. (3) Fencing for commercial and industrial districts and utility facilities shall be approved by the Planning Board under site review. Section 2 . Chapter 179 of the Code of the Town of Queensbury is hereby amended to add an Appendix following S179-115 of said Code, to be known and identified as Appendix A and to read and/or illustrate as set forth in the attached document marked Appendix A. Section 3 . This Local Law shall take effect immediately. f 4 PROPERTY LINE ~ 5 ft. 7 6 ft. high y 3 It high i rear yard 1' O 5 ft. high F' front yard a I 6 ft. high C rear yard a� I Z O � .a a HOUSE x o 30 ft. by 60 ft. ; w a O x ---------- ------------------------ a architectural main entrance architectural front yard 4 ft. high 4 ft* hiV ';♦ 4 ft. high ■� PROPERTY LINE ROAD RIGHT OF WAY SCALE: 1" = 40' Note: Example portrays 2 front yards and 2 rear yards; no side yards exist for corner lots. The above example shows height requirements only for corner lots. Appendix A tsI aaaa ava.aa tan auu strike out that which is not applicable.) 1. (Final adoption by local legislative body only.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. 10 of 19 93 of the (,C JlMXA(Town)(7K;A44)Xof Queensbury was duly passed by the Imp Rnr-r on October .191, in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. (Name of LegiolativeBody) 2. (Passage by local legislative body with approval, no disapproval or repassage after disapproval by the Elective.Chief Executive Officer'.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. of 19 of the (County)(City)(Town)(Village) of was duly passed by the on 19_, and was (approved)(not disapproved)(repassed after ame of eQie afire Body disapproval) by the and was deemed duly adopted on 19 (Elective ie Executive f icer in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. 3. (Final adoption by referendum.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. of 19 of the (County)(City)(Town)(Village) of was duty passed by the on 19 , and was (approved)(not disapproved)(repassed after Name of Legislative Body disapproval) by the on 19 Such local law was Elective Chief Executive Officer submitted to the people by reason of a (mandatory)(permissive) referendum, and received the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors voting thereon at the (general)(special)(annual) election held on 19 in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. 4. (Subject to permissive referendum and final adoption because no valid petition was filed requesting referndum.) I hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto, designated as local law No. of 19 of the (County)(City)(Town)(Village) of was duly passed by the on 19 , and was (approved)(not disapproved)(repassed after Name of �islative Bo y disapproval) by the on 19_ Such local law was subject to (Elective Chief Executive Officer' permissive referendum and no valid petition requesting such referendum was filed as of 19i, in accordance with the applicable provisions of law. `Elective Chief Executive Officer means or includes the chief executive officer of a county elected on a county-wide basis or, if there be none, the chairman of the county legislative body, the mayor of a city or village, or the supervisor of a town where such officer 1s vested with the power to approve or veto local laws or ordinances. (6) S. (Cl(y local lair concerning Charter revision proposed by petition.) f , 1 hereby certify that the'local law annexed hereto,designated as local law No. ........ of 19........ of the City of ................................. having been submitted to referendum pursuant to the 36 provisions of 137 of the Municipal Home Rule Law, and having received the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors of such city voting thereon at.the Beni all election held on ............ ............19.........became operative. 6. (County local law concerning adoption of Charter.) 1 hereby certify that the local law annexed hereto,designated as local 1'aw No. ........ of 19......... of the County of ......................State of New York,having been submitted to the Electors at the General Election of November .............19.......pursuant to subdivisions S and 7 of section 33 of the Municipal Home Rule Law,and having received the affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors of the cities of said county as a unit and of a majority of the qualified electors of the towns of said county considered as a unit voting at said general election,became operative. (if any other authorized form of final adoption has been followed,please provide an appropriate certifica- tion.) 1 further certify that 1 have compared the preceding local law with the original on file in this office and that the same is a correct transcript therefrom and oYhe whole of such original local law, and was finally adopted in the manner indicated in paragraph.............above. L91 (LI 0 '0�' - Clerk of the County le{islative body,City,Town or VillatgefClerk or officer desi{nated by local Ie{isladve body Date: (Seal) (Certification to be executed by County Attorney, Corporation Counsel,Town Attorney,Village Attorney or other authorized Attorney of locality.) STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF.... 4rren..:.............. 1, the undersigned, hereby certify that the foregoing local law contains the correct text and that all proper proceedings have been had or taken for the enactme nnexed e .. 7... ................. •{MtYre Town A ttorney ..................................... Tide tX1K x Date: t is �-�-`�3 My, o f ....QueensbTY .... ...... �111XgX (7) ♦ J NYS DEPARTMENT OF STATE " BUREAU OF STATE RECORDS + MUNICIIALITY 162 Washington Avenue Town of Queensbury Albany, NY 12231-0001 LOCAL LAW(S) N0. YEAR FILING DATE DATE: 10/27/93 10 & 11 1993 10/26/93 Leal Law Acknowledgment The above-referenced material was received _ and filed by this office as indicated. DARLEEN M. DOUGHER TOWN CLERK TOWN OF QUEENSBURY TOWN OFFICE BUILDING 531 BAY ROAD-- Additional local law filing forms will be QUEENSBURY NY 12804 forwarded upon request. DOS-236 (Rev. 6/90) A 11/03/93 The following material has been received and will be processed for inclusion in your Code as supplemental pages (where applicable): Local Law Nos. 10M93, 11-93. 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