The following local laws have been adopted by the Town of Varick
Noise ordinance. Local Law #1 of 2021.
Establishes common-sense noise limits providing the Seneca County Sheriff with clear guidance on enforcement.
Dog Ordinance. Revised as Local Law #2 of 2021. Established a Dog Control Officer, with restrictions on the number of dogs, prohibition of puppy mills, enforcement of dogs being nuisances. Originally enacted in 2009, the 2021 revision adds defecation on others' property as a nuisance.
Flood Plain. The rules for any development in the FEMA-designated Flood Plain. The flood plain is on the lakeshore below 451 feet BCD on Seneca Lake and 388 feet BCD on Cayuga Lake, and also Blueberry Marsh and some wet areas near creeks. The flood zone can be visualized approximately as five feet elevation above typical summer water levels in the lakes.
Standard Workday. 2021. Establishes the standard workday of Town employees for the NYS retirement system.
Fees. Local Law #2 of 2022 establishes cost recovery for certain applications to the town.;