May 18, 2020
Reference: Phase One Reopening Village of Lansing
The Governor’s office has released guidelines and business safety templates for industries allowed to begin reopening in phase one. As of Friday, May 15, the Southern Tier Region, which Tompkins County is a part of, has met the seven public health metrics, and phase one industries will be allowed to start reopening. Construction is one of the industries allowed to open under certain guidelines: https://forward.ny.gov/industries-reopening-phase#phase-one–construction
All essential and non-essential construction sites will be required to follow these guidelines whether you are applying for a building permit or a permit exists. You will be required to submit the following to the Village of Lansing Code Office:
- A signed affirmation of the Detailed Guidelines: http://forms.ny.gov/s3/ny-forward-affirmation
- A copy of the Business Safety Plan Template found at the “reopening-phase” website above.
The Summary Guidelines, Detailed Guidelines, and Safety Plan Template are required to be posted at your construction site for view to the public.
If you have any questions, please contact my office.
Code Enforcement Officer
The Village of Lansing
2405 N Triphammer Rd Ithaca, NY 14850