Village of Rhinebeck, NY
Dutchess County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Rhinebeck 8-13-1991 as L.L. No. 1-1991. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

Brush, grass and weeds — See Ch. 37.

Garbage, rubbish and refuse — See Ch. 64.

Parks and other public areas — See Ch. 78.

§ 72-1
Prohibited acts. 

§ 72-2
Motor vehicle restrictions. 

§ 72-3
Penalties for offenses. 

§ 72-1 Prohibited acts.

A. 

No person shall sweep, throw, cast, drop, put or place or, having accidentally dropped, fail to pick up any bag, bottle cap, box, container, garbage, paper, piece of paper, wrapper or any other trash or litter in or upon any public street, place, park or building, except in receptacles provided for such purposes, or permit any person under his control or employ to do the same.

B. 

Cleansing.

(1) 

No person shall sweep, throw or deposit or cause to be swept, thrown or deposited any ashes, dirt, stone, brick, leaves, grass, weeds or any other debris or rubbish of any kind or any water or liquid of any kind, except for purposes of cleansing the same, into any public highway, street, gutter or public place or upon any sidewalk within the Village.

(2) 

This subsection shall not apply to water or liquids running into streets as a result of fire fighting or flushing of fire hydrants by authorized personnel or the use, in a reasonable manner, of ashes, salt or other material for the purpose of reducing the hazard of or providing traction on snow, ice or sleet.

§ 72-2 Motor vehicle restrictions.

No truck or other motor vehicle or trailer or other motor conveyance shall be operated or loaded in such a manner that any part or portion of its load, whether sand, gravel, stone, dirt, rubbish, paper, boxes, trash or other material, shall be dropped, blown or caused to fall or drop upon any public street, highway, public place or thoroughfare in the Village.

§ 72-3 Penalties for offenses.

Any person violating any provision of this chapter or who knowingly permits a violation of this chapter shall be deemed to have committed an offense and, if convicted of the same, shall be subject to a fine of not more than $250.