[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Stanford 8-26-1976 as L.L. No. 2-1976. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Flood hazard areas — See Ch. 100.
Pursuant to § 24-0501 of the New York State Freshwater Wetlands Act (Article 24 of the New York Environmental Conservation Law), the Town of Stanford shall fully undertake and exercise its regulatory authority with regard to activities subject to regulation under the Act in freshwater wetlands, as shown on the Freshwater Wetlands Map, as such may from time to time be amended, filed by the Department of Environmental Conservation pursuant to the Act, and in all areas adjacent to any such freshwater wetlands up to 100 feet from the boundaries of such wetland. Such regulatory authority shall be undertaken and exercised in accordance with all the procedures, concepts and definitions set forth in Article 24 of the New York Environmental Conservation Law and Title 23 of Article 71 of such law relating to the enforcement of Article 24, as such law may from time to time be amended, with exceptions, additions and modifications as may from time to time be enacted.
This chapter, adopted on the date set forth below, shall take effect upon the filing with the Clerk of the Town of Stanford of the final Freshwater Wetlands Map by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation pursuant to § 24-0301 of the Freshwater Wetlands Act applicable to any or all lands within the Town of Stanford.
Editor's Note: The date of adoption was August 26, 1976.