If you would like to read Canaan’s Zoning Law or Subdivision Regulations, you may visit the Town Clerk’s office or Building Inspector/ZEO’s office during office hours, or purchase a copy from the Town Clerk.

You may also download the zoning law via this Web site, in Portable Document Format (PDF).

Canaan, NY

Zoning Laws

 Appendix I

Zoning Map



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