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Vacant Building Registration

  1. Building and Code Department * 97 Mohawk Street Cohoes, NY 12047 * Phone 518-233-2127 * Fax 518-233-2162 * Director, Fire Chief Joseph Fahd



    Please complete the application and submit with the following: * Proof of winterizing and securing the building. * Detailed description and sketch of the proposed work. * Certificates of Insurance (General Liability and Worker's Comp.) * Registration fee of $50.00 and the annual fee: $500.00 for the first year, $1,000.00 for the second year, $1,500.00 for the third year, Double the annual fee for building over 5000 sq ft

  3. All work shall conform to City of Cohoes Rules and Regulations, and must be completed within 6 months of the date of the permit issuance, or a new permit shall be obtained by the Applicant.

  4. I, the undersigned, understand that the permit which may be issued pursuant to this application is issued on the assumption that all of the representations made on this permit application are true and accurate. I have read and understand the provisions of Cohoes City Zoning Code, NYS Building Code and related Rules and Regulations and will comply with said requirements. I understand that if any information on this form is found to be untrue or inaccurate, or if the work initiated pursuant to a permit granted based on the representations made on this application is not completed in accordance with the representations made on this permit application, then the permit may be revoked without notice to myself, the contractor, or any other party.

  5. Electronic Signature Agreement

    By checking the "I agree" box below, you agree and acknowledge that 1) your application will not be signed in the sense of a traditional paper document, 2) by signing in this alternate manner, you authorize your electronic signature to be valid and binding upon you to the same force and effect as a handwritten signature, and 3) you may still be required to provide a traditional signature at a later date.

  6. Certificate of Insurance or any additional documents

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