Town of Southeast, NY
Putnam County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Southeast 5-5-1988 by L.L. No. 4-1988. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Parks and Recreation Advisory Board — See Ch. 28.
Alcoholic beverages — See Ch. 40.
Boats — See Ch. 50.
Dogs — See Ch. 60.
Littering — See Ch. 91.
Protection of scenic roads — See Ch 110.
Off-road vehicles —  See Ch. 134.

§ 99-1 Applicability.

The following shall apply to all parks and land owned by the Town of Southeast.

§ 99-2 General regulations.

A. 
No person shall injure, deface or disturb any part of the park, building, sign or equipment therein or remove, injure or destroy any tree, flower, shrub, rock or other mineral found therein.
B. 
No person shall set a fire or assist another to set a fire anywhere on parkland, except in designated areas.
C. 
No person shall throw, cast, lay, drop, discharge, deposit, bring or leave in any part of the park any garbage, sewage, refuse, waste or other obnoxious material otherwise than in receptacles or pits provided for such purposes.
D. 
No person shall conduct himself in such manner as to:
(1) 
Endanger the life, limb or property of the other visitors to the park.
(2) 
Be suggestive of immoral acts.
(3) 
Be offensive or injurious to the morals of any person frequenting the park.
E. 
No person shall introduce or carry any firecrackers or fireworks or throw, cast, kick or strike any baseball, golf ball, football, basketball or other object except in places designated therefor.
F. 
No person shall loiter or remain within the park or any part thereof, in a vehicle or otherwise, after the posted closing hours at such park without general or special permission.
G. 
No person shall use firearms or bows and arrows or any other weapons. No trapping shall be permitted.
H. 
No engine-powered devices shall be permitted onto parklands except maintenance, police and emergency vehicles; however, properly licensed vehicles may be operated on roads and parking areas specifically designated by the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board and Director of Parks and Recreation.
I. 
No swimming shall be permitted except in areas designated for such purpose by the Recreation Department.
J. 
The speed limit shall be 10 miles per hour.
K. 
No alcoholic consumption shall be permitted unless by special permit.
L. 
There shall be no use of illegal substances.
M. 
There shall be no smoking of tobacco or use of "smokeless" tobacco products in or on any Town park.
[Added 10-20-2011 by L.L. No. 10-2011]

§ 99-3 Hours.

Parks shall be open to the public as specified by the Director of Parks and Recreation.

§ 99-4 Penalties for offenses.

Any person committing an offense against any provision of this chapter shall be guilty of a violation 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.