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Agricultural District

New York
City Of Ulysses   
Urban | Suburban |
The town of Ulysses, New York created policy to protect an area of historical and functional use as an agriculture district. The stated purpose of this zone is β€œto protect the agricultural production resources. . . viable agricultural operations and the agricultural heritage of the town.” This zoning district – called A1 – has been designated as an area whose primary land use is agriculture; the town created limitations on what structures can be erected and what purpose the land can be used for within the district. They also state that any practice which abides by the agricultural laws of New York State cannot be deemed a private nuisance.