City of Watertown, NY
Jefferson County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Watertown 7-16-1990 as L.L. No. 3-1990. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Animals — See Ch. 81.
Building construction — See Ch. 101.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 148.
Health — See Ch. 172.
Housing standards — See Ch. 176.

§ 4-1 Statutory authority.

Pursuant to § 10, Subdivision 4(a), of the Municipal Home Rule Law of the State of New York, the City Council of the City of Watertown hereby authorizes and delegates to all Building Inspectors, Health Inspectors, police officers, fire fighters and authorized members of the Department of Public Works of the City of Watertown the authority to issue appearance tickets for violations of various city codes which affect public health, safety and welfare.

§ 4-2 Basis for issuance.

Each of these public servants shall be authorized to issue appearance tickets by virtue of their respective office, title or position. Specifically, the areas of expertise in training which each of these departments possesses shall be the basis for the issuance of the appearance ticket within the area of expertise of that particular public officer.