The US Constitution v. the Town of Dryden

Read it for yourself, then decide. Has the Town Board of Dryden declared independence and is it now a sovereign power? The Constitution v. the Town of Dryden's proposed ban on energy development...

The Constitution of the United States, Article VI:

This Constitution and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof; and all Treaties made, or which shall be made, under the Authority of the United States, shall be the supreme Law of the Land; and the Judges in every State shall be bound thereby, any Thing in the Constitution or Laws of any State to the Contrary notwithstanding.

Section 5 of Dryden's proposed ban on energy development:

(5) Invalidity of Permits. No permit issued by any local, state or federal agency, commission or board for a use which would violate the prohibitions of this section or of this Ordinance shall be deemed valid within the Town.