1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Highway
  4. Article 8: Town Highways

Section 189 Highways by use

Highway (HAY)

All lands which shall have been used by the public as a highway for the period of ten years or more, shall be a highway, with the same force and effect as if it had been duly laid out and recorded as a highway, and the town superintendent shall open all such highways to the width of at least three rods.