A permit shall be
required for any swimming pool with a capacity of 5,000 or more
An application for a building permit shall show:
plan to include:
Location of pool
Location of house,
garage, fencing, well, drain field, septic tank on the lot.
Location of filter
unit, pump and wiring (involving location).
Location of back
flush and drainage outlets.
finished elevations and final treatment (decking, landscaping,
etc) around pool.
Location of existing
overhead or underground wiring, utility easement, trees and
Estimated cost of
In the town of
Troy or Ag-residential districts
for which a permit is required shall not be located within 25
feet of any side or rear lot line nor within 10 feet of any principal structure or frost footing. Pools shall not be
located within any required front yard, or within 15 feet of a
septic tank or 25 feet of the well, or 15 feet from a soil
shall not be located beneath overhead utility lines not over
underground utility lines of any type.
shall not be located in or on any easement of any private or
public utility, walkway, drainage area or other easement.
- For in
ground pools, due precautions shall be taken during the
construction period to:
hazards or inconvenience to adjacent or nearby property and
Assure that proper
care shall be taken in stockpiling excavated material to avoid
erosion, dust or other infringement onto adjacent property.
- To the
extent feasible, back flush water or water from pool drainage
shall be discharged on the owner's property or into approved
public drainage ways. Water shall not drain onto adjacent or
nearby private land without written permission of the owner
filter unit, pump, heating unit and any other noise making
mechanical equipment shall be located at least 30 feet from
any adjacent or nearby residential structure of shall be in a
sound restrictive enclosure, no closer than 25 feet to any lot
for the pool shall be directed into or onto the pool and not
onto adjacent property.
non-climbable safety fence of at least 4 feet in height shall
completely enclose the pool or a lockable safety cover.
- Water in
the pool shall be maintained in a suitable manner to avoid
wiring, lighting, installation of heating unit, grading,
installation of pipes, and all other installations and
construction shall be subject to inspection by the building
safety fencing shall be installed immediately upon completion
of the pool.
shall be no nuisances such as undue noise, lighting onto
adjacent property, health and safety hazards, damage to nearby
of pools into public streets or other public drainage ways
shall required permission of the town chairman.