New York Town Law - TWN

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  • Article 1. Short Title; ‚ÄČDefinitions
  • Article 2. Classification of Towns
  • Article 3. Town Officers, Powers, Duties and Compensation
  • Article 3-A. Suburban Town Law
  • Article 3-B. Town Manager
  • Article 4. Town Boards
  • Article 5. Alteration of Boundaries
  • Article 5-A. Dissolution of Certain Towns
  • Article 6. Town Elections
  • Article 7. Permissive Referendum
  • Article 8. Finances
  • Article 9. Ordinances and Licenses
  • Article 9-A. Self-Supporting Improvements
  • Article 10. Police
  • Article 11. Fire, Fire Alarm and Fire Protection Districts
  • Article 11-A. Joint Fire Districts in Towns and Villages
  • Article 12. District and Special Improvements
  • Article 12-A. Establishment or Extension of Improvement Districts--Alternate Procedure
  • Article 12-C. Sewer or Water Improvements
  • Article 13. Improvement District Commissioners
  • Article 14. General Improvements
  • Article 15. Financing of Public Improvements
  • Article 16. Zoning and Planning
  • Article 17. Cemeteries
  • Article 18. Fences, Strays and Pounds
  • Article 19. Laws Repealed; ‚ÄČTemporary Provisions and Saving Clause

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