Village of Mill Neck, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Mill Neck 9-8-1982 as L.L. No. 2-1982. Section 75-2 amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Vehicle and traffic regulations — See Ch. 122.

§ 75-1 Jogging and bicycling regulations.

It shall be unlawful for any person to jog or operate a bicycle on any public street, highway, roadway, driveway, alley or shoulder in the Incorporated Village of Mill Neck except in accordance with the following regulations:
A. 
Jogging.
(1) 
All joggers shall run in the direction facing traffic.
(2) 
All joggers shall run on sidewalks, where they are provided, or on the extreme left shoulder of the road.
(3) 
All joggers running during hours of darkness must wear reflective material between the waist and shoulders on the front and back which gives an indication of the joggers' presence through reflected light from the headlamp beams of motor vehicles.
(4) 
All joggers shall run in single file and not side by side or abreast of each other.
B. 
Bicycling.
(1) 
All bicyclists shall ride in single file and not side by side or abreast of each other.
(2) 
No person operating a bicycle shall cling or attach himself or the bicycle to any other moving vehicle.
(3) 
No person shall operate a bicycle while under the influence of liquor or drugs or while physically or mentally unfit to safely operate the same.
(4) 
No bicycle shall be operated within the period from sunset to sunrise without having a properly lighted headlight attached to the front of the bicycle, visible under normal atmospheric conditions, nor without having a red light or a reflector attached to the rear of the bicycle which is clearly visible in the headlight beam of a motor vehicle.
(5) 
No person shall operate a bicycle which is not in such mechanical condition that it can be safely operated.
(6) 
No bicycle shall be operated, at any time, faster than is reasonable or proper, and every bicycle shall be operated with reasonable regard to the safety of the rider and of other persons and property.
(7) 
Every person operating a bicycle shall obey and observe all traffic signs and signals and all other traffic rules and regulations applicable thereto and shall obey the orders and directions of every officer of the village authorized to direct or regulate traffic.

§ 75-2 Penalties for offenses. [1]

Any person committing an offense against any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be guilty of a violation pursuant to the Penal Law of the State of New York, punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment. The continuation of an offense against the provisions of this chapter shall constitute, for each day the offense is continued, a separate and distinct offense hereunder.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.