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               Town of                                  Saratoga                                             

 

            Local Law No.                        6                      of the year 2016

 

A local law amending the Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Saratoga.                                                               

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Be it enacted by the                           Town Board                                                of the

                                                      (Name of Legislative Body)

 

           Town of                                   Saratoga                                                     as follows:  

 

 

The Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Saratoga is hereby amended in the following respects:

 

 

Section 1 – Section 400-40 of the Town Code is amended to read as follows:

 

Section 7        Lake Commercial District (LC)

 

A.         District Preamble:  It is the purpose of this zoning district to recognize the northeast area of 9P along Saratoga Lake as an existing built up area consisting of mixed land uses at a higher density than that in the surrounding area of the Town.

 

B.         Intent:  It is the intention of this district to accommodate additional land uses at such densities that is in keeping with the essential character of the hamlet and its ability to accommodate them.

 

C.        Public Sewer and Water: Hook up to public sewer and water is required for all uses.

 

D.        Schedule of Uses and Regulations.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LAKE COMMERCIAL

 

 

 

MINIMUM YARD DIMENSIONS IN FEET OF THE PRINCIPAL BLDG.

 

 

USES

MIN.

LOT AREA

 

 

 

 

(SF)

MIN.

LOT

WIDTH

 

 

 

(FT)

MIN.

FRNTG

 

 

 

 

(FT)

FRONT

 

 

 

 

 

(FT)

TOTAL

2 SIDES

 

 

 

(FT)

ONE SIDE YARD

 

 

 

(FT)

REAR YARD

 

 

 

 

(FT)

MAX.

LOT

COVERAGE OF

BLDGS.

 

(%)

PERMITTED USES

 

a.     One-family detached dwelling unit (excluding mobile homes)

 

b.     Two-family dwelling unit

 

c.     Customary accessory uses as defined

 

 

 

USES REQUIRING SPECIAL PERMIT

 

a.     Restaurant

 

b.     Motel

 

c.     Public/Private Recreations

 

d.     Gasoline Station

 

e.     Laundromat

 

f.      Marina

 

g.     Tourist Home

 

h.     Retail Business

 

i.      Multi-family Dwelling (1)

 

j.      Townhouse (2)

 

k.     Professional Office Buildings (3)

 

l.      Boat, RV and Motor Vehicle Storage

 

m.    Camping Grounds (4)

 

 

15,000

 

 

20,000

 

-

 

 

 

 

 

 

1 acre

 

1 acre

 

2 acre

 

1 acre

 

1 acre

 

1 acre

 

1 acre

 

1 acre

 

1 acre

 

1 acre

 

1 acre

 

1 acre

 

 

50

 

 

100

 

-

 

 

 

 

 

 

200

 

200

 

300

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

 

 

 

50

 

 

100

 

-

 

 

 

 

 

 

200

 

200

 

300

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

200

 

 

 

 

40

 

 

50

 

75

 

 

 

 

 

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

 

 

 

30

 

 

40

 

-

 

 

 

 

 

 

70

 

70

 

70

 

70

 

70

 

70

 

70

 

70

 

70

 

70

 

80

 

75

 

 

 

 

10

 

 

10

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

 

 

 

25

 

 

25

 

25

 

 

 

 

 

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

 

 

 

35

 

 

35

 

35

 

 

 

 

 

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

 

 

 

 

(1)            Maximum height 2 stories.

(2)           No more than four dwelling units per acre. 

(3)           An acre required for up to two (2) professional offices in a building.  For each additional office, an additional 10,000 sf is required.  In no case, however, will more than four (4) offices be established.

(4)           See Section 400-16.2

(5)           Building height (as defined in this chapter) for all uses shall not exceed 34 feet.

 

 

Section 2 – Section 400-41 of the Town Code is amended to read as follows:

 

Section 8        Lake Residential District (LR)

 

A.         District Preamble:  It is the purpose of this zoning district to insure orderly development and redevelopment of seasonal and year-round dwelling units, and recreational uses in that area of the town where such development occurs.

 

B.         It is the intent of this zoning district to encourage the redevelopment and rehabilitation of seasonal dwellings and customary associated land uses, the reduction of densities and larger waterfront lots.

 

C.        Public Sewer and Water: Hook up to public sewer and water is required for all uses.

 

D.        Schedule of Uses and Regulations.

 

 

LAKE RESIDENTIAL

 

 

 

MIN. YARD DIMENSIONS IN FEET OF THE PRINCIPAL BLDG.

 

 

USES

MIN.

LOT AREA

 

 

 

 

(SF)

MIN.

LOT

WIDTH

 

 

 

(FT)

MIN.

FRNTG

 

 

 

 

(FT)

FRONT

 

 

 

 

(FT)

TOTAL

2 SIDES

 

 

 

(FT)

ONE SIDE YARD

 

 

 

(FT)

REAR YARD

 

 

 

 

(FT)

MAX.

LOT

COVERAGE OF

BLDGS.

 

(%)

PERMITTED USES

 

a.     One family detached dwelling (excluding mobile home).

 

b.     Two family dwelling unit

 

c.     Customary accessory uses

 

 

USES REQUIRING SPECIAL PERMIT

 

a.      Public/Private Recreations

 

b.      Multi-family Dwelling (1)

 

c.      Townhouse (2)

 

 

 

15,000

 

 

20,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

2 acres

 

1 acre

 

1 acre

 

 

 

 

 

 

50

 

 

100

 

 

 

 

 

 

300

 

250

 

200

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

50

 

 

100

 

 

 

 

 

 

300

 

250

 

200

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

40

 

 

50

 

75

 

 

 

 

60

 

60

 

60

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

30

 

 

40

 

 

 

 

 

 

70

 

70

 

70

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10

 

 

10

 

10

 

 

 

 

30

 

30

 

30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

25

 

 

25

 

10

 

 

 

 

50

 

50

 

50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

35

 

 

35

 

35

 

 

 

 

35

 

35

 

35

 

 

 

 

 

 

(1)    Maximum height 2 stories.

(2)    No more than four dwelling units per acre. 

(3)    Building height (as defined in this chapter) for all uses shall not exceed 34 feet.

 

 

Section 3 – Appendix A – Definitions  - “LOT COVERAGE” is amended to read as follows:

 

LOT COVERAGE – The percentage of the lot area that is occupied by the ground area of any buildings, accessory buildings, porches, decks and ground-level patios.

 

Section 2 – Effective Date

 

This local law shall take effect immediately.