Zoning Code

You can find the entire zoning code at this link: Varick Zoning Code
In case this blog gets outdated, check for the most recent codes and regs here and with the Town Clerk.

Note that changes were made in 2016 to the Zoning Code and the Subdivision Code.

The most common questions, about rules like setbacks and structure height, can be answered by figuring out which district you are in:

  Agricultural Residential,
  Hamlet Residential,
  Lakeshore Residential,

or, if in the former Army Depot:
  Environmental Restrictions Overlay
  AR Agricultrual Residential
  SBPI Small Business Park
  C Conservation
  WITE Warehouse, Industrial, Transportation, Energy

and then looking at Zoning Code section 309, General Design Standards