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Zoning of Property

Article ยง198-1 of the Code of the Town of Huntington States:

"The zoning regulations and districts as herein established have been made in accordance with a comprehensive plan for the purpose of promoting health, safety, morals and general welfare in the Town of Huntington. They have been designed to lessen congestion in the streets; to secure safety from fire, panic and other dangers; to provide adequate light and air; to prevent the overcrowding of land; to avoid undue concentration of population; to facilitate the adequate provision of transportation, water supply, sewage disposal, schools, parks and other public requirements. They have been made with reasonable consideration, among other things, to the character of the district and its peculiar suitability for particular uses, and with a view to conserving the value of buildings and encouraging the most appropriate use of land throughout the Town."

The Zoning of a property may be found with the street address or Suffolk County Tax Map Number (SCTM).  Visit the Property Info section of the Town website  .  After entering the address, please click on the SCTM which will bring up the property in question.  In order to find out the setbacks click the Zoning designation as listed at the bottom of the property summary.
Updated 4/2/2012 4:36 PM