Town Of Lenox Codes Enforcement:
Codes Enforcement Officers
Josh Stagnitti & Tim Cowan (Tim is also Fire Marshal)
205 S Peterboro St.
Canastota, NY 13032
Phone: (315) 697-5575
Fax: (315) 697-5514
Hours: 8 am – 4 pm (Call first – inspections require Josh to be away from office often)
The responsibility of the Codes Office of the Town of Lenox is to promote safety and prevent fire by ensuring compliance with the NYS Uniform Building and Fire codes and for the Town to develop in keeping with the vision of the Town Board through Zoning Codes. The Codes office is dedicated to the strict enforcement of sanitary and property maintenance standards for the good of all of the Town’s residents.
Permits are required for all work that must comply with State or Local Codes, including but not limited to:
All New Construction
Any structural alteration, repair or addition
Any alteration to building envelope which affects energy efficiency; replacement windows etc.
Porches, decks, sheds and fences
Any alteration that affects fire safety
Any work affecting septic or sewer systems, new or repair
Any installation or modification to solid fuel burning appliances; wood stoves, pellet stoves etc.
Forms and Information:
- Town of Lenox Building Permit
- Zoning Permit app
- Demo Permit app.
- Pool Permit app
- septic permit app
- SEQR (2)
- Sign Permit App
- Site plan procedure (3)
- NYS Unified Solar Permit
- Solid fuel appliance app
- Special use permit
- Variance Package
- Permit and fee list
- Electrical Inspectors
- Sewer Contractors
- Lenox Town Code
- Zoning Map
- Burning Ban