Town of Riverhead
Notice of Adoption
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town Board of the Town of Riverhead adopted a local law to amend Chapter 301, entitled “Zoning and Land Development” of the Riverhead Town Code, at its regular meeting held on July 21, 2020.
Be it enacted by the Town Board of the Town of Riverhead as follows:
Zoning and Land Development
Article XLV. Supplementary Use Regulations
§ 301-233 Airport facilities and accessory uses.
A. No airport facility or accessory building, structure or use shall be constructed, expanded, installed, used, maintained, arranged or designed to be used, erected, reconstructed or altered in any use district except when authorized by special permit from the Town Board.
B. Helicopters, seaplanes and amphibious aircraft prohibited. No person, firm or corporation, except those with prior valid approvals, shall land or cause to be landed, take off or cause to take off or taxi any helicopter, seaplanes and amphibious aircraft on or from the waters, beaches or any land with the Town of Riverhead.
C. Seaplanes prohibited. No person, firm or corporation shall land or cause to be landed, take off or cause to take off or taxi any seaplane on or from the waterways under the jurisdiction of the Town of Riverhead.
D. This subsection shall not apply to airfields owned by the Town of Riverhead and/or the Town of Riverhead Community Development Agency, medical or police emergency landings and takeoffs or aircraft involved in medical or military emergencies, or aircraft involved in operations involving public health and safety.
E. This subsection shall not apply to the use of aircraft as an accessory use to agricultural production as set forth in this Chapter.
F. Any person in violation of any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be subject to a fine of $1,000 for the first offense and $2,000 for each subsequent offense.
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Dated: Riverhead, New York
July 21, 2020
BY THE ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF RIVERHEAD
DIANE M. WILHELM, Town Clerk