Duties and Responsibilities: • Issuance of building, sign, plumbing and electrical permits • Review of plot plans and surveys pursuant to zoning compliance • Response to complaints • Assist applicants with regard to Zoning Board of Appeals review • Building plan review for new construction, additions and remodeling • Issuance of Certificates of Compliance, Occupancy and Capacity • Issuance of zoning compliance letters and related correspondence • Registration of home improvement, electrical, plumbing and mechanical contractors • Landlord Rental and Property Owner Registration
Per New York State regulations, the Village of Scottsville requires permits for the following:
Any new buildings
Conversions or Change of Use
Accessory & Storage Buildings
Sewer hook ups
Swimming Pools (above and in-ground)
Fireplaces, wood stoves, and gas fireplace inserts
Besides Village permits, any homes in the Rochester Street Historic District may need a Certificate of Appropriateness from the Historic Preservation Commission. For more information, refer to the Rochester Street Historic Board page.
For any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the Village Office at 889-6050.