Town of Evans, NY
Erie County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Evans 3-15-1967 by L.L. No. 1-1967. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building Code administration — See Ch. 70.
Unsafe buildings — See Ch. 74.
Electrical inspections — See Ch. 92.
Fees — See Ch. 106.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 110.
Plumbing — See Ch. 147.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 149.
Water — See Ch. 196.
Article I General Provisions

§ 158-1 Title.

§ 158-2 Findings; purpose.

§ 158-3 Permit required for rental premises; unsafe unoccupied premises.

§ 158-4 Applicability.

§ 158-5 Conflicts with other regulations.

§ 158-6 Effect on existing remedies.

§ 158-7 Definitions.

Article II Space Requirements

§ 158-8 Compliance required; accessory uses.

§ 158-9 Occupancy classification of buildings.

§ 158-10 Maximum occupancy.

§ 158-11 Prohibited use of space.

§ 158-12 Habitable space.

§ 158-13 Common space.

§ 158-14 Nonhabitable space.

§ 158-15 Access between stories.

§ 158-16 Exits.

Article III Exterior and Interior Protection

§ 158-17 Foundation walls.

§ 158-18 Exterior walls.

§ 158-19 Roofing.

§ 158-20 Crawl spaces.

§ 158-21 Structural members.

§ 158-22 Chimneys and flues.

§ 158-23 Ceilings and walls.

§ 158-24 Toilet room and bathroom floors.

Article IV Firesafety Requirements

§ 158-25 Maintenance standards.

§ 158-26 Firesafety equipment.

Article V Plumbing

§ 158-27 General maintenance requirements.

§ 158-28 Water supply.

§ 158-29 Sewage-drainage system.

§ 158-30 Storm drainage.

§ 158-31 Plumbing facilities.

§ 158-32 Plumbing fixtures.

§ 158-33 Water supply tanks.

Article VI Heating

§ 158-34 Certain types of space heaters prohibited.

§ 158-35 Required heat; certification of equipment.

§ 158-36 Control of atmospheric discharge.

§ 158-37 Standards for heating equipment.

§ 158-38 Prohibited locations for heating equipment.

§ 158-39 Fuel supply connection.

§ 158-40 Installation on or near combustible materials.

§ 158-41 Chimneys, flues and gas vents.

Article VII Electricity

§ 158-42 Electrical service required.

§ 158-43 Artificial lighting.

Article VIII Cooking and Dining Areas

§ 158-44 Proper equipment required.

§ 158-45 Communal cooking and dining facilities.

Article IX Ventilation and Light

§ 158-46 Natural light in habitable rooms.

§ 158-47 Light in nonhabitable space.

§ 158-48 Light in nonhabitable work space.

§ 158-49 Light in common halls and stairways.

§ 158-50 Electric outlets.

§ 158-51 Electric fixtures in bathrooms.

§ 158-52 Ventilation in habitable rooms.

§ 158-53 Ventilation in bathrooms.

Article X Responsibilities of Owners and Occupants

§ 158-54 Maintenance of private space.

§ 158-55 Maintenance of plumbing equipment.

§ 158-56 Rubbish and garbage disposal.

§ 158-57 Prevention of rodent infestation.

§ 158-58 Maintenance of common space.

§ 158-59 Maintenance of supplied facilities.

§ 158-60 Supply of heat.

§ 158-61 Discontinuance of utilities prohibited.

§ 158-62 Vacant units to comply prior to occupancy.

Article XI Inspections; Enforcement; Expenses; Records; Liability

§ 158-63 Inspections.

§ 158-64 Access to dwellings.

§ 158-65 Identification of inspectors.

§ 158-66 Notice of violation.

§ 158-67 Action in emergencies.

§ 158-68 Extension of compliance time.

§ 158-69 Abatement of hazards in emergencies.

§ 158-70 Recovery of expenses.

§ 158-71 Records and searches.

§ 158-72 Administrative liability.

Article XII Unfit Structures or Premises

§ 158-73 Unfit dwellings designated.

§ 158-74 Notice of intent to vacate.

§ 158-75 Order to vacate.

§ 158-76 Vacating of unfit structures or premises.

§ 158-77 Removal of placard.

§ 158-78 Secural of vacated structures or premises.

§ 158-79 Demolition.

Article XIII Compliance

§ 158-80 Responsibilities of owners.

§ 158-81 Responsibilities of occupants.

Article XIV Penalties

§ 158-82 Penalties for offenses.

§ 158-83 Revocation of certificate of occupancy.

Article XV Permits

§ 158-84 Permit required; application.

§ 158-85 Fees.

§ 158-86 Compliance.