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RPTL Section 487. Exemption for certain energy systems

Local laws and resolutions

Records on file as of 12/8/17

Opt-out exemption listing

This table is a listing of those localities and school districts that have opted out of the real property tax exemption for certain energy systems.

 RPTL Section 487

Municipality

Local law/resolution opting out of solar wind and farm waste energy systems

Local law/resolution opting out of micro-hydroelectric, fuel cell electric generating, micro-combined heat and power generating, and electric energy storage systems

Allegany County

Towns:
Allen 08-1
Centerville 10-2
Friendship 17-1 (supersedes Local Law no. 10-2)
School districts:
Alfred-Almond 12/13/06
Belfast 6/24/08
Bolivar-Richburg 4/8/09
Canisteo-Greenwood 11/14/05
Cuba-Rushford 6/12/08
Friendship 10/21/08
Genesee Valley 11/17/08, 12/15/08
Hinsdale 6/25/08
Pioneer 5/20/08
Portville 9/2/08
Scio 5/21/08
Wellsville 5/19/08
Broome County
Towns:
Chenango 16-1
Kirkwood 16-5
Sanford 16-1
Cattaraugus County
Towns:
Ashford 08-2
East Otto 09-2
School districts:
Allegany-Limestone 6/3/08
Cuba-Rushford 6/21/08
Ellicottville 6/24/08
Hinsdale 6/25/08
Forestville 4/24/08
Franklinville 10/16/08
Frewsburg 9/9/10
Gowanda 4/23/08
Little Valley 9/22/08
Olean 5/28/08
Pine Valley 4/23/08
Pioneer 5/20/08
Portville 9/2/08
Randolph 5/7/08
Salamanca 11/12/08
West Valley 6/9/08
Chautauqua County
County 07-8
Towns:
 Dunkirk 17-2
 Pomfret 17-1
 Sheridan 16-1
School districts:
Bemus 7/14/08
Brocton 7/1/08
Cassadaga 7/15/08
Forestville 4/24/08
Fredonia 4/22/08
Frewsburg 7/8/08
Gowanda 4/23/08
Panama 7/21/08
Pine Valley 4/23/08
Randolph 5/7/08
Ripley 7/9/08
Silver Creek 11/19/08
Westfield 7/14/08
Chemung County
County 16-4
Towns:
Chemung 16-2
Elmira 16-3
School districts:
Corning-Painted Post 12/21/05
Elmira Heights 1/9/06
Clinton County
County 06-3
Towns:
Altona 91-1
Chazy 91-2
Peru 91-1
Saranac 91-2
Schuyler Falls 91-1
School districts:
Chateaugay 12/3/90
Chazy 3/12/91
Northern Adirondack 11/19/90
Plattsburgh 2/12/09
Saranac 12/19/90
Delaware County
Towns:
Davenport 16-1
Deposit 16-1
School districts:
Gilboa-Conesville 12/16/97
Roxbury 5/8/02
Erie County
Towns:
Boston 07-5
Villages:
Angola 17-2
School districts:
Gowanda 4/23/08
Lackawanna 1/12/12
Pioneer 5/20/08
Silver Creek 11/19/18
Essex County
School districts:
Putnam 2/12/91
Saranac 12/19/90
Franklin County
Towns:
Belmont 06-2
Chateaugay 06-7
School districts:
Chateaugay 12/9/90
Malone Central 8/14/07
Northern Adirondack 11/19/90
Tupper Lake 2/4/91
Fulton County
School districts:
Dolgeville 4/25/06
Greene County
School districts:
Gilboa-Conesville 12/16/97
Herkimer County
County 92-1
Towns:
Danube 16-2
Herkimer 16-1
Webb 16-2
School districts:
Bridgewater-West Winfield 6/27/06
Cherry Valley-Springfield 5/21/02
Dolgeville 4/26/06
Frankfort-Schuyler 9/11/07
Herkimer 2/17/16
Holland Patent 10/12/16
Little Falls 7/11/05
Mohawk 6/20/05
Owen D. Young 4/13/05
Richfield Springs 6/15/05
West Canada Valley 2/7/05
Jefferson County
Towns:
Champion 16-2
Clayton 08-1
LeRay 08-3
Orleans 08-1
Watertown 91-3
School districts:
Carthage 11/18/91, 11/13/17
Copenhagen 2/25/91
Indian River 2/28/08
LaFargeville 1/8/07
Lyme 6/28/07, 6/16/11
Thousand Islands 3/20/07
Lewis County
Towns:
Croghan 91-1
Denmark 91-1
Diana 91-4
New Bremen 93-1
Villages:
Copenhagen 91-1
School districts:
Beaver River 2/11/91
Carthage 11/18/91, 11/13/17
Copenhagen 2/25/91, 10/23/17
Harrisville 10/28/91
Lowville 11/11/90
Livingston County
School districts:
Dansville 2/14/17  
Naples 3/12/97
Wayland-Cohocton 11/14/05
Madison County
School districts:
Bridgewater-West Winfield 6/27/06
Canastota 2/26/91 (purportedly rescinded for four parcels on 2/1/04)
Cazenovia 6/21/04
Madison 2/13/07
Morrisville-Eaton 2/25/02, 2/13/07
Stockbridge Valley 8/27/02, 2/13/07, 11/18/08
Monroe County
Towns: 
Chili 17-1 
Ogden  17-1
Riga 17-1
Sweden 17-2
School districts:
Brockport 2/28/17
Churchville-Chili 1/25/17
Gates-Chili 3/21/17
Hilton 2/14/17
Webster 8/15/17
Montgomery County
Towns:
Canajoharie 12-1
Villages:
Hagaman 17-3
School districts:
Canajoharie 11/17/2011, 10/13/2016
Cherry Valley-Springfield 5/21/02
Owen D. Young 4/13/05
Niagara County
Towns:
Somerset 16-4
School districts:
Barker 5/9/16
Oneida County
Towns:
Trenton 16-2
School districts:
Bridgewater West-Winfield 6/27/06
Holland Patent 10/12/16
Madison 2/13/07
Stockbridge Valley 8/27/02, 2/13/07, 11/18/08
West Canada Valley 2/7/05
Onondaga County
Towns:
Lysander 17-3 
Manlius 16-9 
School districts:
Baldwinsville  2/7/17 
Cazenovia 6/21/04
West Genesee 8/23/17
Westhill 9/11/17
Ontario County
County 97-2
Towns:
Canandaigua 97-3 
Farmington 16-3 
Geneva 97-2
Hopewell 15-1
Naples 97-1
Richmond 97-1
Seneca 14-5
South Bristol 97-1
Victor 16-5
School districts:
Canandaigua 2/6/15 
Geneva City 12/15/15
Gorham-Middlesex 3/14/16
Naples 3/12/97
Penn Yan 3/5/97, 9/19/07
Phelps-Clifton Springs 2/24/16
Victor 11/12/15
Wayland-Cohocton 11/14/05
Orange County
Towns:
New Windsor 17-2
Orleans County
Towns:
Gaines 08-1
Yates 08-1
School districts:
Holley  2/13/17 
Lyndonville 4/11/16
Oswego County
Towns: 
West Monroe 16-1
School districts:
Mexico 1/6/10
Otsego County
Towns:
Maryland 10-1
Morris 17-2
Richfield 16-2
School districts:
Bridgewater-West Winfield 6/27/06
Cherry Valley-Springfield 5/21/02
Owen D. Young 4/13/05
Richfield Springs 6/15/05
Schenevus 8/10/10
Rensselaer County
Towns:
Schaghticoke 16-1
St. Lawrence County
Towns:
Hopkinton 11-1
Parishville 12-1
School districts:
Brasher Falls 11/28/16
Harrisville 10/28/91
Indian River 2/28/08
Parishville-Hopkinton 10/17/16
Tupper Lake 2/4/91
Saratoga County
Towns:
Greenfield 16-5
School districts:
Hudson Falls 2/??/91
Schoharie County
School districts:
Gilboa-Conesville 12/16/97
Roxbury 5/8/02
Towns:
Wright  17-1
Schuyler County
County 06-2
School districts:
Corning Painted-Post 12/21/05
Steuben County
County 05-20
Towns:
Cohocton 07-1
Hartsville 09-2
Wayland 06-1
School districts:
Avoca 2/25/03
Alfred-Almond 12/13/06
Canisteo-Greenwood 11/14/05
Corning Painted-Post 12/21/05
Naples 3/12/97
Penn Yan 3/5/97, 9/19/07
Prattsburgh 1/21/03
Wayland-Cohocton 11/14/05
Suffolk County
School districts:
Shoreham-Wading River Central 7/28/15
Sullivan County
Towns:
Fremont 16-3
School District:
Fallsburg 6/22/17
Tioga County
School District:
Spencer Van Etten 2/2/17
Tompkins County
Towns:
Enfield 09-1
Lansing 13-4
School districts:
Dryden 5/27/14, 2/27/17 
Ithaca City 3/13/12
Newfield 1/11/17
Ulster County
Towns:
Gardiner 92-2
Warren County
School districts:
Hudson Falls 2/??/91
Washington County
County 16-5
Towns:
Cambridge 16-3
Easton 16-2
Fort Ann 16-5
Granville 16-1
Hampton 16-5
Hartford 16-1
Villages:
Argyle 90-2
Fort Ann 91-1
Fort Edward 91-2
Hudson Falls 90-5
School districts:
Fort Ann 12/13/90 and 10/18/16
Granville 2/??/91
Hartford 8/09/16
Hudson Falls 2/??/91
Putnam 2/12/91
Salem 2/27/91
Wayne County
School districts:
Lyons 11/14/17
Wyoming County
School districts:
Pioneer 5/20/08
Yates County
County 03-3
Towns:
Italy 04-2
School districts:
Naples 3/12/97
Penn Yan 3/5/97, 9/19/07
Prattsburgh 1/21/03
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