NISKAYUNA – With spring in the air, the Town of Niskayuna is reminding residents that many outdoor projects require building permits.
The following projects need prior approval:
Pools (in-ground, above-ground, soft wall/self-set pools), soft wall/self-set pools require fencing, fences, sheds, decks, sun rooms, porches, roof replacement & repairs, additions & alterations to existing buildings, sprinkler systems, retaining walls, drainage systems, windows new and replacement, siding, doors new and replacement, plumbing and generators.
You’re also reminded that New York State requires your address number to be seen from the street.
The street number needs to be a minimum of 4” tall with a minimum width of ¾”, and color must contrast with the background color.