POOLS: Building Permits are required before setting up. Except for portable pools, private swimming pools shall comply with the following requirements: a pool shall be intended for use primarily by the occupants of the premises; a pool shall not be less than five (5) feet away from any lot line; and a pool, or the entire lot on which it is located, shall be securely enclosed to prevent uncontrolled access by children and animals. Said enclosure shall be no less than four (4) feet in height and maintained with a self-closing and self-latching gate of equal height. However, such enclosure shall be required for an above-ground pool with perimeter decks no less than forty-six (46) inches above the ground and affording access only by means of a ladder or stairs that can be raised or otherwise blocked to prevent unauthorized entrance. Any questions please contact the Code Enforcement Officer, John Leonard, Jr. at 607-525-6468.
PROPERTY OWNERS: If you plan on doing any updating or adding any additional buildings to your property, please contact the Code Enforcement Officer, John Leonard, Jr. at 607-525-6468 before you start. A building permit may be required for your project. For current building standards and codes for NYS please click the link. Website Update
If you or you know of anyone interested in serving their community the Fremont Planning Board and the Zoning Board of Appeals are each looking for a new board member. These are five year terms and you must be a resident of Fremont to apply. If anyone is interested please email Greg Sikosek at Planningboard@stny.rr.com or the Town Clerk at Townclerk1@stny.rr.com.
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-The Fremont Town Board will be following the Covid-19 restrictions at its monthly meetings. Face masks will be required upon entering the building if you have not been vaccinated.
-The Planning Board meetings will be following the Covid-19 restrictions. Face masks will be required upon entering the building is you have not been vaccinated.
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