City of Cohoes, NY
Albany County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Cohoes 6-12-1979 by Ord. No. 45-1979. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Park rules — See Ch. 195, Art. I.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 266.

§ 271-1 Definitions.

For the purposes of this chapter, the definitions of the words "motorcycle" and "limited use motorcycle" as adopted by §§ 123 and 121-b respectively of the Vehicle and Traffic Law, are incorporated herein.

§ 271-2 Driving on public lands restricted.

It shall be unlawful for any person to drive or operate any motorcycle or limited use motorcycle on public lands not dedicated for highway purposes, except for normal ingress and egress by duly licensed motorcycles, limited use motorcycles and operators entering the public highway from private driveways within the City of Cohoes.

§ 271-3 Unauthorized driving on private lands restricted.

It shall be unlawful for any person to drive or operate any motorcycle or limited use motorcycle on private lands not owned by the driver/operator unless such individual has on his person a written statement, signed by the land owner, which authorizes the driver/operator of any motorcycle or limited use motorcycle to do the same.

§ 271-4 Penalties for offenses; liability of parents and guardians. [1]

A failure to comply with the provisions of this chapter shall be deemed a violation, and the violator shall be liable to a fine of not more than $250 or imprisonment for not more than 15 days, or both, for each offense. Parents and guardians of minors found guilty of violating this chapter shall be held liable for any and all fines of said minors.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).