Legal Notice – Adoption of Local Law No. 4 of 2023


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on July 20, 2023, following a public hearing at a regularly scheduled Town Board meeting held on July 20, 2023, the Town Board of the Town of Tyre adopted  Local Law No. 4 for 2023, known as the “A Local Law to Amend the Town of Tyre Zoning Law to Provide for Battery Energy Storage System Regulations.”  Local Law No. 4 of 2023 amends the Town of Tyre Zoning Law, to add new definitions to Article I for battery energy storage systems (“BESS”) and solar energy system regulations and amends the Zoning Law to add a new Section 100-77.2 to provide regulations for the review and approval of BESSs The purpose of this Local Law is to advance and protect the public health, safety, and welfare of Town of Tyre by creating regulations for the installation and use of battery energy storage systems, with the objectives taking advantage of a safe, abundant, renewable and non-polluting energy resources while mitigating the impacts of battery energy storage systems on adjacent uses and environmental resources.

The text of this Local Law is available at the Town Clerk’s office at 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls NY 13148.

Dated: July 20, 2023

By Order Of The Town Board

Carolyn Sosnowski
Town Clerk
Tyre, New York