Village of Buchanan, NY
Westchester County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Buchanan 6-23-1980 by L.L. No. 2-1980 (Ch. 54 of the 1971 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 67.
Driveways — See Ch. 73.
Environmental quality review — See Ch. 83.
Fees and deposits — See Ch. 90.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 97.
Junkyards — See Ch. 103.
Numbering of lots — See Ch. 113.
Noise — See Ch. 119.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 137.
Quarrying and blasting — See Ch. 143.
Recreational facilities — See Ch. 149.
Sewers — See Ch. 155.
Soil disturbances and excavations — See Ch. 159.
Steep slopes — See Ch. 165.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 166.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 167.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 171.
Swimming pools — See Ch. 175.
Water — See Ch. 195.
Wetlands — See Ch. 203.
Attachment 1 - Schedule of Use Regulations Attachment 2 - Table of Bulk Regulations Attachment 3 - Sign Schedule Attachment 4 - Schedule A, Stormwater Management Practices Acceptable for Water Quality Attachment 5 - Schedule B, Sample Stormwater Control Facility Maintenance Agreement Attachment 6 - Zoning Map
Article I General Provisions

§ 211-1 Short title.

§ 211-2 Applicability.

§ 211-3 Purpose and authority.

§ 211-4 Construal of provisions; relationship to other laws; repealer.

Article II Terminology

§ 211-5 Definitions; word usage.

Article III Districts Enumerated; Map; Boundaries

§ 211-6 Enumeration of districts.

§ 211-7 Zoning Map.

§ 211-8 Interpretation of boundaries.

Article IV Use Regulations

§ 211-9 General provisions.

§ 211-10 Schedule of Use Regulations.

§ 211-11 Prohibited uses.

§ 211-12 Uses permitted at time of preexisting applications.

§ 211-13 Rules for use of Use Table.

Article V Bulk Regulations

§ 211-14 General provisions.

§ 211-15 Table of Bulk Regulations.

§ 211-16 Rules for use of Bulk Table.

Article VI Supplementary District Regulations

§ 211-17 Permitted variations from required bulk regulations.

§ 211-17.1 Standard for lot count.

§ 211-18 Unique lots and building locations.

§ 211-19 Accessory structures and uses.

§ 211-20 Signs.

§ 211-21 Yard screening.

§ 211-22 Accessory apartments in single-family detached residences.

§ 211-23 Performance standards; nuisances.

§ 211-24 Mobile homes and mobile home parks.

Article VII Site Development Plan Approval

§ 211-25 Plan required; exceptions; conformance to approved plan.

§ 211-26 Standards for review.

§ 211-27 Contents of plan.

§ 211-27.1 Reservation of parkland.

§ 211-28 Inspection fees and bonds.

§ 211-29 Submission and review procedure.

§ 211-30 Waiver and modification of requirements.

§ 211-31 Appeals.

§ 211-32 As-built plans.

§ 211-33 Temporary certificates of occupancy.

§ 211-34 Legislative intent; supersession of Village Law.

Article VIII Nonconforming Uses and Lots

§ 211-35 Changes to nonconforming uses.

§ 211-36 Existing nonconforming lots.

§ 211-37 Nonconforming buildings.

Article IX Appeals

§ 211-38 Board of Appeals.

§ 211-39 Variances.

§ 211-40 Appeals from decisions of administrating officials.

Article X Special Permit Uses

§ 211-41 General provisions.

§ 211-42 Application and review procedure.

§ 211-43 Appeals.

Article XI Administration and Enforcement

§ 211-44 Compliance required prior to approval.

§ 211-45 Enforcement officials.

§ 211-46 Right of entry; complaints; penalties for offenses.

§ 211-47 Additional remedies.

§ 211-48 Building permits required.

§ 211-49 Certificates of occupancy and/or use.

§ 211-50 Continued conformity required.

§ 211-51 Existing structures.

§ 211-52 Review of decisions by Building Inspector.

Article XII Amendments

§ 211-53 Procedure.

§ 211-54 Advisory report by Planning Board.

§ 211-55 Public notice and hearing.

§ 211-56 Protests by landowners.

§ 211-57 Publication and posting.

§ 211-58 Periodic review.

Article XIII Communications Towers and Personal Wireless Facilities

§ 211-59 Title.

§ 211-60 Definitions; word usage.

§ 211-61 Overall policy and desired goals for special use permits.

§ 211-62 Special use permit required; exceptions.

§ 211-63 Prescreened, preevaluated Village-owned locations.

§ 211-64 Duration of special use permit; inspection; renewal; changed circumstances.

§ 211-65 Authorization to issue special use permit.

§ 211-66 Contents of application for special use permit; application fee.

§ 211-67 Review of certain factors in evaluating application and merits for special use permit.

§ 211-68 Time frames for examination and evaluation of application; submittal to Planning Board.

§ 211-69 Planning Board action on special use permit application.

§ 211-70 Extent and parameters of special use permit.

§ 211-71 Compatible/noncompatible zoning or land use designations or locations; waivers.

§ 211-72 Minimum contents of special use permit.

§ 211-73 Adherence to state and/or federal rules and regulations.

§ 211-74 Insurance.

§ 211-75 Indemnity.

§ 211-76 Construction standards.

§ 211-77 Maintenance standards.

§ 211-78 Reservation of authority to inspect.

§ 211-79 Permits and licenses.

§ 211-80 Default and/or revocation of special use permit.

§ 211-81 Removal.

§ 211-82 Appeals.

§ 211-83 Periodic regulatory review by Board.

§ 211-84 Penalties for offenses.

§ 211-85 Relief.

Article XIV Stormwater Management and Erosion and Sediment Control

§ 211-86 Title.

§ 211-87 Definitions; word usage.

§ 211-88 Purpose; objectives.

§ 211-89 Applicability; Stormwater Management Officer.

§ 211-90 Exemptions.

§ 211-91 Stormwater pollution prevention plan required.

§ 211-92 Contents of stormwater pollution prevention plan.

§ 211-93 Other environmental permits.

§ 211-94 Contractor certification.

§ 211-95 Copy of SWPPP to be retained at site.

§ 211-96 Performance and design criteria.

§ 211-97 Maintenance and repair of stormwater management facilities.

§ 211-98 Severability.

§ 211-99 When effective.

§ 211-100 Performance guarantees.

§ 211-101 Enforcement; penalties for offenses.

§ 211-102 Fees for services.

Article XV Senior Multifamily Housing

§ 211-103 Title.

§ 211-104 Legislative intent; purpose.

§ 211-105 Definition; words usage.

§ 211-106 Authority to issue special use permit.

§ 211-107 Expiration of approval.