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Town of Saratoga
Local Law No. 2 of the year 2007
A local law amending the Subdivision Regulations for the Town of Saratoga in respect to certain fees and charges.
Be it enacted by the Town Board of the
(Name of Legislative Body)
Town of Saratoga as follows:
The Subdivision Regulations of the Town of Saratoga are hereby amended in the following respects:
SECTION 1 - FEES:
Application Fee (includes advertising fees) - $300.00 for 2 lots; $400.00 for 3 lots; $500.00 for 4 lots
Engineering Escrow Deposit - $500.00 (to hold as a deposit to pay the cost for engineering review, consultation and inspections on behalf of the Town. Any unused portion will be refunded to the applicant. Additional funds required must be paid prior to further consideration of the application).
2. Major Subdivision
Application Fee (including advertising fees) - $1,000.00 plus $250.00 for each resulting lot.
Engineering Escrow Deposit - $2,000.00 (to hold as a deposit to pay the cost for engineering review, consultation and inspections on behalf of the Town. Any unused portion will be refunded to the applicant. Additional funds required must be paid prior to further consideration of the application).
3. Payment in Lieu of Park Land Dedication
Where any proposed subdivision plat contains residential units, if the Planning Board makes a finding that there is a present and anticipated future need for park and recreational facilities for the Town, and further that
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a suitable park or parks of adequate size cannot be properly located on such subdivision plat, the Planning Board may require a payment in lieu of park land dedication in the amount of $500.00 per lot or site. Such payments so collected shall be placed by the Town into a trust fund to be used exclusively for park, playground or other recreational purposes, including the acquisition of property.
This local law shall take effect immediately.