Federal Review of Building and Zoning Permit Applications
The September 1964 enabling legislation for Fire Island National Seashore (See Management Documents) mandated that regulations be developed which would provide standards for local zoning in order to protect and conserve Fire Island. These regulations set forth federal standards to which local ordinances for Fire Island must conform, articulating limitations on use, location, and size of structures on public and private property within the boundaries of Fire Island National Seashore.
Among other things, the standards are intended:
The Fire Island National Seashore Federal Zoning Standards are found within the Code of Federal Regulations, 36 CFR Part 28.
Review and Comments on Zoning/Building Permit Applications
Review and Comments on Proposed Town and Village Code Revisions
Whenever revisions to town or village codes are proposed, the superintendent of Fire Island National Seashore reviews and comments on the proposed changes. If any amended ordinace or portion of an ordinace fails to conform to the federal regulations, the Secretary of the Interior's approval of the ordinance may be revoked.
Town of Brookhaven
Town of Islip
Incorporated Village of Ocean Beach
Current Village of Saltaire Zoning Standards