Village of Sands Point, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Sands Point as indicated in article histories. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Excavations and topsoil removal — See Ch. 79.
Fees and deposits — See Ch. 82.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 163.
[Adopted 10-18-1927 by Ord. No. 9]

§ 141-1 Permit required.

[Amended 3-2-1994 by L.L. No. 1-1994]
No water company, gas company, cable company, telephone or electric light company nor any person or association of persons shall be allowed to open and dig up any public road for any purpose without a written permit from the Village Clerk.

§ 141-2 Permit conditions; fee.

A. 
A permit for the opening of a public road shall provide that the party making the opening shall backfill or cause to be backfilled the opening and shall place thereon such temporary pavement as shall be approved by the village, which pavement shall be cared for by the applicant until such time as the village shall decide that proper settlement to allow the laying of a permanent pavement has taken place, such time, however, not to exceed six months. The party making the opening shall notify the Board of Trustees when said opening has been backfilled or temporarily paved.
B. 
The fee for such permit shall be as provided in Chapter 82, Fees and Deposits.
[Amended 12-17-1991 by L.L. No. 9-1991]

§ 141-3 Village reservation of right to repair.

[Amended 12-17-1991 by L.L. No. 9-1991]
The village reserves the right to repair and resurface all openings in public roads.

§ 141-4 Required deposits.

[Amended 12-17-1991 by L.L. No. 9-1991]
Each applicant for a permit other than a water, gas, telephone or electric light company, before the issue of a permit, shall, in addition to the fee provided in Chapter 82, Fees and Deposits, deposit with the Village Treasurer a sum as provided in Chapter 82, Fees and Deposits, for an opening in the improved surface of a public road, and a sum as provided in Chapter 82, Fees and Deposits, for an opening in an unimproved surface of a public road to cover the cost of restoration of the road to the condition before opening.

§ 141-5 Bond.

[Amended 12-17-1991 by L.L. No. 9-1991]
Each water company, gas company, telephone and electric light company, in lieu of the deposit as required in § 141-4 hereof, may execute and deliver to the village an indemnity bond of a responsible surety company in the sum as provided in Chapter 82, Fees and Deposits, guaranteeing a restoration of the road to its condition before the opening was made and the maintenance thereof for one year and to indemnify the village against the nonperformance thereof.

§ 141-6 Refund of excess deposit.

After said restoration is made, if the cost has not amounted to the sum deposited to cover the cost, the balance shall be refunded by the Village Treasurer on resolution of the Board of Trustees, and if the cost exceeds the sum on deposit, the claimant shall pay such excess amount.

§ 141-7 Penalties for offenses.

[Amended 12-17-1991 by L.L. No. 8-1991]
Any person who shall willfully violate or neglect or refuse to comply with any provision or requirement of this article or any regulation, order or special direction duly made thereunder shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a fine of not more than $250 or by an imprisonment for a period not exceeding 30 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
[Adopted 8-19-1931 by Ord. No. 6; amended in its entirety 12-17-1991 by L.L. No. 9-1991]

§ 141-8 Use restricted.

There shall be no picnicking upon the public streets or highways of the Village of Sands Point or loitering upon the same.

§ 141-9 Penalties for offenses.

Any person violating any provision of this article shall pay a fine of not more than $250 for each and every offense, and in addition thereto such violation shall constitute and is hereby declared to be disorderly conduct and any person violating the same shall be and is hereby declared to be a disorderly person.