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The inquiry will be processed and a determination will be sent to the requester.
The inquiry will be processed and then a determination will be sent to the requester.
Once the request form is received by the Town Clerk via fax or in person, the Town Attorney reviews the request with subject area personnel. The law pertains to records only. It is not intended for examination of employees or officials. The Town is not required to create a new record in response to a question or questions.
The Town may seek clarification of the requested information and may reasonably decline to honor a request that is not descriptive enough within the context of the Town's record keeping system.
All records are available, unless an exception permits an agency to deny access. Common sense and the potential for harm that might arise from a specific disclosure, such as that which could preclude the government from carrying out its duties, are things that could limit disclosure.
For more information, contact the Town Clerk's Office at (631) 957-3017.
Property owners do not need to file a FOIL request to get information pertaining to property they own (and can show proof).
If a Certified Certificate of Occupancy is required, the application can be filled out by the property owner in the Department of Planning & Development's Building Division. Certified documents usually take about 2 weeks to be prepared.
If the vehicle is not registered, the owner must have a Town of Babylon licensed tow company remove it from the Department of Public Works. If the vehicle is registered, the owner can drive it out.
Fines must be paid and received by the Town within 30 days of the ticket in order to avoid penalties.
Fines can be paid in person, online at Parking Ticket Payments, or by mail. If paying by mail, make check or money order payable to the Town of Babylon and write your license number and the ticket number on the front of the payment to ensure proper credit. Mail the ticket and payment to the Town of Babylon, Parking Violations Bureau, 281 Phelps Lane, North Babylon, NY, 11703-4005.
The Division of Code Enforcement is responsible for the investigation and enforcement of New York State Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code and Town of Babylon Code violations which occur at residential and commercial properties. This division works closely with local police and government agencies to improve the quality of life of Town of Babylon constituents. They are NYS certified Code Enforcement Officials and have the authority to issue summonses when necessary.
The Town Code is available online. Additionally, Town Code books may be purchased in the Town Clerk’s office for $452.00. Annual code supplements cost $60 per annual issue.
Only the titled owner will be able to reclaim the vehicle: