Community of Danby, NY
Danby, NY Community : Zoning Appeals 2017-11-22 11:11:37.26

Town Clerk Office and Contact Information
Mailing
Address
 •  Town Clerk, Danby, NY
1830 Danby Road
Ithaca, NY 14850-9419 (US)
Telephone  •  607.277.4788
Fax  •  607.277.0559
Email  •  townclerk@town.danby.ny.us
Day of WeekHoursSummer Hours (5/31-9/1)
Mon–Tues–Wed–Fri10am–5pm10am–5pm
Saturday10am–Noonclosed
Sunday & Thursdayclosedclosed
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The Board of Zoning Appeals meets when appeals need to be heard.

Zoning Appeals

The Town of Danby has implemented a Zoning Ordinance that includes:

When a proposed project does not comply with the Zoning Ordinance, an appeal may be filed with Danby's Board of Zoning Appeals (the BZA, a.k.a. Zoning Board of Appeals, ZBA). Appeals may request:

The BZA Appeal form, including instructions and guidance, may also be downloaded

Paper copies of these forms, and others, are also available in the Code Enforcement Office.

Members of the Board of Zoning Appeals As of Date: 20171122
Position Name Tenure
Board of Zoning Appeals
(Appointed by Town Board, 5 year term)
Gary Bortz 12-Jan-2015..31-Dec-2019
Sarah Elbert 15-Apr-2013..31-Dec-2017
  David Hall 21-Mar-2016..31-Dec-2020
  EARL_HICKS 09-May-2016..31-Dec-2017
  TOBY_DEAN 13-Jun-2016..31-Dec-2018

No Upcoming Events, Wednesday, 22-Nov-2017 through Tuesday, 23-Jan-2018

Laws related to BZA
Law Number Date Passed Title and Summary
#2 of 2007 12-Feb-2007  Amending the Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Danby Related to Permits to Build, Board of Appeals, and Planning Board

Laws related to zoning
Law Number Date Passed Title and Summary
#3 of 2011 12-Sep-2011  A Local Law Amending and Clarifying the Town of Danby Zoning Ordinance to Prohibit Gas and Petroleum Mining and Related Activities
#2 of 2011 04-Apr-2011  A Local Law Amending the Town of Danby Zoning Ordinance Related to Enforcement, Building Permits, Certificate of Occupancy, Temporary Certificate, Operating Permit, Planning Board, and Violations and Penalties
#2 of 2010 08-Feb-2010  Stormwater Amendments to Town of Danby Zoning Ordinance
#2 of 2009 08-Jun-2009  Related to the Right to Engage in Agricultural Activity in the Town of Danby
#3 of 2007 09-Apr-2007  Amending the Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Danby to Establish Planned Development Zone 19 for "White Hawk Ecovillage".
#2 of 2007 12-Feb-2007  Amending the Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Danby Related to Permits to Build, Board of Appeals, and Planning Board
#2 of 2005 11-May-2005  Amending the Zoning Map by Changing Certain Areas Classified Medium Density Residential Zone to Low Density Zone
#1 of 2005 11-May-2005  Amending the Zoning Ordinance Regarding the Number of Lots Allowed and Required Lot Area

Laws related to subdivision
Law Number Date Passed Title and Summary
#3 of 2010 08-Feb-2010  Stormwater Amendments to Subdivision and Land Division Regulations
#2 of 2010 08-Feb-2010  Stormwater Amendments to Town of Danby Zoning Ordinance
#3 of 2009 21-Sep-2009  Amending Subdivision and Land Division Regulations Related to the Classification of Land Divisions
#4 of 2007 13-Aug-2007  Amending the Subdivision Regulations of the Town of Danby by Reclassifying Certain Land Divisions and Subdivisions, Modifying Procedures Related to such Land Divisions and Subdivisions, and Incorporating Standards and Guidelines Set Forth in the State Environmental Conservation Review Act
#3 of 2005 11-May-2005  Amending the Subdivision Regulations in the Town of Danby Regarding Administration, Notification Procedures, Subdivision Classification, Review and Approval Procedures, Clustered Subdivisions, Open Space Standards, Environmental Conservation, Street Improvements, Certification of Improvements, Submission Requirements and Definitions

Document List
Document Type Date / Number Description / Links
Minutes 21-Jul-2015 PDF filePDF | RTF fileRTF
Minutes 26-Mar-2015 PDF filePDF | RTF fileRTF
Minutes 23-Sep-2014 PDF filePDF | RTF fileRTF
Minutes 22-Apr-2014 PDF filePDF | RTF fileRTF
More Minutes Documents (total of 21)

Document List
Document Type Date / Number Description / Links
FINDING 201002 PDF filePDF | RTF fileRTF
FINDING 201001 PDF filePDF | RTF fileRTF