Town of Ledyard

Cayuga County of New York

Laws

2003:
LOCAL LAW #01-2003 - CONTROL OF NUISANCE DOG LAW
(Adobe .pdf file)



1939 REOUX BILL - Reduces the Justice Department from 4 to 2 Justices for the Town of Ledyard.

1968 JUNK YARD LAW - Qualifications to have a Junk Yard-fenced in area with a locked gate or a natural barrier. A set fee of $25.00 a year to have a Junk Yard License. There can be no more than two unlicensed vehicles on a property that is not specified as a Junk Yard. It also states that one can not have vehicles on the property for parts.

1970 Local Law #1 - CODE OF ETHICS set for the Town of Ledyard Officials. 

1971 Local Law #1 - Provided for the retention of elected Assessors in the Town of Ledyard.

1971 SET BACK LAW - Amended in 1975 and 1987. These laws are all mute at this time due to the passage of the 2001 Zoning Law. 

1972 SENIOR CITIZEN EXEMPTION - 1974-1976-1979-1982 - Set the exemption for Senior Citizens.

1974 SENIOR EXEMPTIONS - Amends 1972 Law.

1975 Local Law #1 - Provides for prior written notice of any defective, unsafe, dangerous or obstructed condition of street, highways, bridges, culverts and drainage under the control of the Town of Ledyard. This was amended in 1995 - Local Law #2. This amendment specifies that the Highway Superintendent must notify the Town Clerk within five days of the complaint and then the Board must be notified within five days or at the next Board Meeting.

1976 Local Law #1 - This law regulates and licenses outdoor public musical entertainment, amusements and assemblies in excess of 1,000 persons; establishing licensing procedures and fees therefore, and prescribing offenses and penalties.

1976 Local Law #2 - Amends 1972 Senior Citizen Exemption Law.

1979 EXEMPTIONS - Amends 1972 Senior Citizen Exemption Law.

1981 Local Law #1 - VETERAN'S EXEMPTIONS

1981 Local Law #2 - Partial Exemptions for VETERAN'S.

1981 Local Law #3 - SINGLE ASSESSOR - Local Law #2, 1985 makes the Assessor an appointed position.

1984 Local Law #1 - DEFENSE OF TOWN OFFICERS and EMPLOYEES.

1984 Local Law #2 - Regulates FLOOD HAZARD - Sets FLOOD PLAIN within the Town of Ledyard.

1984 Local Law #3 - Repeals Local Law #1 of 1983. The Town takes responsibility for the enforcement of the Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code.

1984 Local Law #4 - Promulgating Rules and Regulations for the Administration and Enforcement of the State Uniform Building Code. 

1984 Local Law #5 - FIRE PREVENTION CODE. States how properties within the Town of Ledyard should be maintained within the scope of the NYS Uniform Code. It also specifies notification to property owners and due process if not in compliance with the NYS Uniform Code. Failure to comply with any provision of the NYS Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code, this local law, rules and regulations adopted pursuant to the local law, is a violation and shall be deemed a violation and the violator shall be liable for a fine of not more than five hundred dollars, or imprisonment not to exceed thirty days, or both, and each day such violations continue shall constitute a separate violation 

1985 Local Law #1 - VETERAN'S EXEMPTION from REAL PROPERTY TAXES.

1985 Local Law #2 - PROPORTIONAL VETERAN'S EXEMPTION LAW. 

1985 Local Law #3 - PROPORTIONAL INCREASE or DECREASE - VETERAN'S EXEMPTION LAW.

1987 Local Law #1 - FLOOD DAMAGE PREVENTION.

1989 Local Law #1 - FLOOD DAMAGE PREVENTION.

1989 Local Law #2 - TAX EXEMPTION LAW 

1990 Local Law #1 - Moratorium on Mobile Home/Modular

1991 Local Law #1 - IMPLEMENTING Section 467 of the Real Property Tax Law. Exemptions.

1991 Local Law #2 - PUBLICATIONS and NOTICES.

1992 Local Law #1 - EXEMPTIONS.

1992 Local Law #2 - RECORDS MANAGEMENT - Set up and management of the Town of Ledyard's Records.

1992 Local Law #3 - RETIREMENT INCENTIVE.

1994 Local Law #1 - TOWN OF LEDYARD ZONING LAW

1994 Local Law #7 of Cayuga County setting the VETERAN'S EXEMPTIONS.

1995 Local Law #1 - Dissolves the Aurora Fire District on January 1, 1996 and established the Aurora-Ledyard Fire District.

2001 Local Law #1 - TOWN OF LEDYARD ZONING LAW - amended and revised. (see website link - ZONING - for descriptive text)

2003 Local Law #1 - CONTROL OF NUISANCE DOG LAW (see adobe file link at the top of the page for descriptive text)

2004 Local Law #1 - Establishing an Annual Local Fee for Issuance of Dog Licenses in the Town of Ledyard. (This law establishes a $2.00 local fee to be applyed to both spayed/neutered and unspayed/unneutered dogs. The funds are mandated to be used only for controlling dogs and enforcement to provisions of Article 7 of the Agriculture and Market Laws of New York State.)