Village of New Hyde Park, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of New Hyde Park 11-16-1999 by L.L. No. 4-1999. (This local law also repealed former Ch. 131, comprised of Articles I through XI, regarding various types of prohibited behavior, adopted 2-23-1939 by Ord. Nos. 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 36, 40, 48, 49 and 50, respectively.) Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 131-1 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
PERSON
Includes one or more persons of either sex, natural persons, corporations, partnerships, associations, joint-stock companies, societies and all other entities of any kind capable of being sued.

§ 131-2 Tampering with street lamps, wires or mains prohibited.

No person shall break, mar or injure or in any way interfere with street lamps or wires or mains connected therewith or attached thereto.

§ 131-3 Tampering with and obstructing fire hydrants and other village property prohibited.

No person shall mar, injure, remove, deface, mutilate or destroy a fire hydrant street sign, electric light bulb or globe or other property owned by the village or throw or pile snow or ice around or directly in front of any fire hydrant.

§ 131-4 Penalties for offenses.

A violation of any of the provisions of this chapter is hereby declared to be unlawful and a petty offense. Each such offense is hereby designated a violation as defined in Article IIA of Chapter 1 of the Village Code, and every such violation shall be punishable in accordance with the provisions of Subsections B and F of § 1-27 of that article.