Town of Ossining, NY
Westchester County
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[HISTORY:[1] Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Ossining as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 63.
Excavations — See Ch. 87.
Filling and grading — See Ch. 92.
Freshwater wetlands — See Ch. 105.
Streams and watercourses — See Ch. 169.
Fees — See Ch. A203.
[1]
Former Ch. 85, Environmental Quality Review, adopted 3-26-1985 by L.L. No. 2-1985, was repealed 5-10-2016 by L.L. No. 4-2016
[Adopted 5-10-2016 by L.L. No. 5-2016]

§ 85-1 Type I actions.

This list acts as a supplement to the list of Type I actions provided in 6 NYCRR Part 617.4 of the State Environmental Quality Review Act ("SEQR") regulations. In addition to the actions designated as Type I in 6 NYCRR Part 617. 4, in the Town of Ossining the following actions shall also be Type I actions for purposes of review pursuant to SEQR:
A. 
A. The adoption of changes in the allowable uses within any zoning district affecting 10 or more acres of the district.
B. 
The granting of a zoning change at the request of an applicant for an action that meets or exceeds one or more of the thresholds given in other sections of this list.
C. 
Construction of 50 or more residential dwelling units.
D. 
Construction of new -nonresidential facilities which meet or exceed any of the following limits or the expansion of existing nonresidential facilities by more than 50% of any of the following limits, provided that the expansion and the existing, facilities, when combined, meet or exceed any limit contained in this section:
(1) 
A project or action which involves the physical alteration of 10 acres.
(2) 
A project or action which would use ground or surface water in excess of 50,000 gallons per day.
(3) 
Parking for 500 vehicles.
(4) 
A facility with more than 100,000 square feet of gross floor area.
E. 
Any nonagricultural use occurring wholly, or partially within an agricultural district (certified pursuant to the Agriculture and Markets Law, Article 25 AA, § 303) which exceeds 10% of any threshold established in this section.
F. 
Any action (unless the action is designed for the preservation of the facility or site) occurring wholly or partially within, or contiguous to, any facility or site listed on the National Register of Historic Places, or any building, structure or site that has been proposed by the Committee on the Registers for consideration by the New York State Board on Historic Preservation for a recommendation to the State Historic Officer for nomination for inclusion in said National Register.
G. 
Any project or action, which exceeds 25% of any limit in this section, but 50% of the limit in Subsection D(3), occurring wholly or partially within or substantially contiguous to any publicly owned or operated parkland or recreation area or designated open space.
H. 
Any action which takes place wholly or partially within a. freshwater wetland as defined in Article 24 of the ECL and the Town of Ossining Freshwater Wetlands Protection Law[1] or within the setback prescribed in the Town of Ossining Freshwater Wetlands Protection Law except if the action qualifies as a Type II action as provided in Part 617.5 of the SEQR regulations.
[1]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 105, Freshwater Wetlands.