Village of Lindenhurst, NY
Suffolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Lindenhurst: Art. I, 3-14-1973 (Ch. 49, Art. VII of the 1968 Code of the Village of Lindenhurst); Art. II, 8-28-1968 by Ord. No. 1-1968 as Ch. 55 of the 1968 Code of the Village of Lindenhurst. Sections 108-4 and 108-6 amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Garbage, rubbish and refuse — See Ch. 97.
Parks — See Ch. 121.
Signs — See Ch. 151.
[Adopted 3-14-1973 (Ch. 49, Art. VII, of the 1968 Code of the Village of Lindenhurst)]

§ 108-1 Littering prohibited.

No person shall litter, throw, deposit, sweep, allow to be carried by wind or otherwise or cause or permit the accumulation of any paper, bottles, metal containers, rubbish, trash, waste, refuse, debris, packing box or carton of paper, wood or other material, fruit skins, vegetable matter, discarded goods, any part or parts of a vehicle of any type or anything harmful, destructive or dangerous to animals or persons or to the health and safety of any person on any road, street, path, sidewalk, bench, lawn, park, beach, dock or in any body of water, on any public or private property, vacant lot or in any public place or public building.

§ 108-2 Littering from vehicles.

No person operating or in charge of or riding in any vehicle shall cast, throw, drop, spill or scatter or permit to be cast, thrown, dripped, spilled or scattered therefrom any dirt, sand, gravel, building materials, garbage, bottles, metal containers, rubbish, trash of any description, refuse or any other matter dangerous to animals or persons or to the health and safety of any person in or upon any street, sidewalk, public place, private or public property.

§ 108-3 Breaking of glass.

No person shall throw or break or cause to be thrown or broken any glass, glass bottle or container upon any street, sidewalk, public place or private or public property.[1]
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Editor's Note: Original § 49-20, Circulars; advertising material, which immediately followed this section, was deleted at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.

§ 108-4 Penalties for offenses. [1]

Any person, corporation or association violating any of the provisions of this Article shall, upon conviction thereof, be punishable by a fine of not less than $25 nor more than $250.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.
[Adopted 8-28-1968 by Ord. No. 1-1968 as Ch. 55 of the 1968 Code of the Village of Lindenhurst]

§ 108-5 Posting; permission required.

It shall not be lawful for any person, persons or corporation to post or hang or cause to be posted or hung any handbills, notices or placards, legal notices excepted, or print, paint, stamp or otherwise mark upon any post, telegraph, telephone or electric light pole, tree or fence, bridge or wall of a building or other object in any street or public place in the Village of Lindenhurst without written permission from the Trustees of the village. No person or persons shall throw handbills, posters or notices upon the streets of the village.

§ 108-6 Penalties for offenses.

[Amended 9-8-1987 by L.L. No. 13-1987[1]]
Any person, firm or corporation violating any of the provisions of this Article shall be liable to a penalty not less than $25 nor more than $250 for a first offense and not less than $250 nor more than $1,000 for a second or subsequent offense.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.