Local Laws                                   


    No local laws were adopted in unlisted years. 



    #1-2017 Short Term Rental (repeals & replaces #4-2016)

    To amend the Zoning Code of the Town of Spafford for the purpose of regulating the short term rental of homes




    #5-2016 Tax Cap Override

    To override the tax levy limit established in General Municipal Law §3-c in the Town of Spafford


    #4-2016 Short Term Rental

    To amend the Zoning Code of the Town of Spafford for the purpose of regulating the short term rental of homes

    #3-2016 Flood Damage Prevention

    Amending Local Law No. 2 of the Year 1990 to repeal the existing language and replace it with the following language relating to Flood Damage Prevention in the Town of Spafford as authorized by the NYS Constitution, Article IX, Section 2, and Environmental Conservation Law, Article 36

    #2-2016 Administrative Adjustments & Clarifications

    To Amend the Zoning Code of the Town of Spafford

    #1-2016 Borodino Landing

    To Establish Fees and Rules for Commercial Use of Borodino Landing



    #3-2014 Sub Division Regulations

    (replacing 2011 regulations)

    #2-2014 Replacing #1-2014


    #1-2014 Creating Office of Town Constable





    #2-2013 Burns PDD-2


    #1-2013 Burns PDD-1




    #2-2012 Hydrofracking Ban 2012


    #1-2012 Hydrofracking Moratorium 2012




    #1-2011 Sub Division Regulations


    Zoning Ordinance Amended May 12, 2011




    #5-2008 Wind Energy Conversion Systems


    #4-2008 Professional Services Reimbursement


    #3-2008 Pertaining to Unsafe Buildings and Structures


    #2-2008 Regarding the Determination of Value for Assessment Purposes

    of Converted Condominium Units


    #1-2008 Requiring Additional Survey

    Amending Local Law 2007-2 in Order to Require the Submission to the Building Department of an

    Additional Survey Following the Construction of a Foundation for any Structure that Requires a Building Permit






    #2-2007 Providing for the Administration and Enforcement of the New York State Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code

    Amending Local Law 2007-1 to Require the Submission to the Building Department of an Additional Survey Following the Construction of a Foundation for any Structure that Requires an Area Variance


    #1-2007 Providing for the Administration and Enforcement of the New York State Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code





    #1-2000 Collection, Removal and Disposal of Solid Waste

    Replaced Local Law #1992-1





    #1-1999 Nuisance Dog Law






    #1-1998 Regulating Drinking in Public Places






    #1-1992 Collection, Removal and Disposal of Solid Waste







    #2-1990 Flood Damage Prevention

    #1-1990 Regulating Waste




    #2-1988 Allows Qualified and Approved Companies to Provide Electrical Inspections Within the Town

    #1-1988 Change Grievance Day




    #2-1987 Replace Elected Assessors by a Sole Appointed Assessor


    #1-1987 Moratorium on the Granting of Permits for the Erection or Construction of Transmission Towers
    Within the Town for a Period of Twelve Months




    #1-1986 Parking of Vehicles and/or Machinery on Town Highways

    from November 15th to April 15th






    #2-1985 Parking of Vehicles and/or Machinery on Town Highways

    from November 15th to April 15th


    #1-1985 Administration and Enforcement of NYS Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code






    #1-1982 Sub Division Regulations

     Replaced in 2011





    #1-1981 Govern Motor Vehicle Weight Limits on Town Roads






    #1-1979 Games of Chance





    #1-1971 Retention of Elected Assessors








    #1-1970 Establishing a Board of Ethics