Village of Corinth, NY
Saratoga County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Corinth 11-4-1931 as Art. X of the Village Ordinances (Ch. 59 of the 1983 Code); amended in its entirety 2-23-1983 by L.L. No. 1-1983. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Unsafe buildings — See Ch. 210.
Housing and community development — See Ch. 292.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 426.

§ 205-1 Obtaining of street grade.

No person shall hereafter erect or cause to be erected any foundation or building within the Village of Corinth without first obtaining from the Superintendent of the Department of Public Works the grade of the street, curb and street lines.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Original § 59-2, Use of street or sidewalk for building materials, which immediately followed this section, was repealed at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).

§ 205-2 Laying mains in streets.

No person shall, without the permission of the Board of Trustees or the Village Mayor or Superintendent of the Department of Public Works, construct or cause to be constructed any leading ditch for a main or sidewater pipe or any sewer, vault or cistern in any of the streets or public grounds of the Village of Corinth, nor then, except under the supervision of the Superintendent of the Department of Public Works.

§ 205-3 Construction of buildings or chimneys.

It shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to do or cause to be done any of the following acts, namely:
A. 
To erect, construct, build or remodel any building, sidewalk or curb within the Village of Corinth without first obtaining the written permission or consent of the Board of Trustees of the said Village or its duly designated agent, at a fee to be adopted by resolution of the Board of Trustees.
B. 
To construct or relay any chimney within the Village of Corinth without said chimney's having a standard flue lining.

§ 205-4 Regulation of multiple dwellings.

Articles 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10 and 11 and § 305 of Article 8 of Chapter 61-A of the Consolidated Laws, known as the Multiple Dwelling Law, are hereby adopted for and shall hereafter be in effect in the Village of Corinth.

§ 205-5 Driveway construction.

[Added 7-21-1999 by L.L. No. 3-1999]
A. 
All driveways, driveway entrances and driveway aprons to be constructed within Village property shall be constructed at the landowner's expense and shall:
(1) 
Be safe; and
(2) 
Be constructed to specifications as may be adopted from time to time by the Village Board.
B. 
Before commencing such construction, the contractor or landowner shall provide the Village with a certificate of insurance, naming the Village as an additional insured, in an amount of not less than $1,000,000.

§ 205-6 Penalties for offenses.

[Amended 7-21-1999 by L.L. No. 3-1999]
Except as provided in § 305 of the Multiple Dwelling Law, any person committing an offense against the provisions of this chapter shall be guilty of a violation under the Penal Law and, upon conviction thereof, shall be punishable for each offense by a fine of not more than $250 or by imprisonment for not more than 15 days or both.