Village of Sands Point, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Sands Point 4-20-1987 by L.L. No. 4-1987. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Filling, excavation and grading — See Ch. 84.
Water — See Ch. 168.

§ 172-1 Construction of private wells.

[Amended 2-28-2017 by L.L. No. 4-2017]
A. 
The construction of private water wells for the purpose of providing drinking water is forbidden in the Village of Sands Point.
B. 
The construction of private water wells for the purpose of providing water for irrigation systems is permitted upon application to the Village Water Department, and in accordance with such rules and regulations that may be adopted by the Board of Trustees from time to time.

§ 172-2 Penalties for offenses.

[Amended 2-28-2017 by L.L. No. 4-2017]
The owner, lessee or tenant of any premises where any violation of this chapter or of the rules and regulations promulgated by the Board of Trustees pursuant to this chapter has been committed or shall exist and any person who takes part or assists in such violation or maintains any premises on which such violation shall exist shall be liable for and forfeit and pay a penalty of not more than $500 for each offense, and in addition thereto such conduct 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. Each day that the violation is permitted to exist on any premises shall constitute a separate offense.

§ 172-3 Pumping capacity of existing wells.

[Added 12-17-1991 by L.L. No. 9-1991]
Private water wells constructed prior to the adoption of Local Law No. 4 of 1987 cannot have a pumping capacity in excess of 25 gallons per minute.