Village of Freeport, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Freeport 5-9-1966 as Sections 16-12 and 16-13 of Ch. 16 of the 1966 Code; amended in its entirety 4-17-1978 by L.L. No. 11-1978. Later amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Business hours — See Ch. 92.

§ 146-1 Commercial activities prohibited; exception.

All trades, manufactures, agricultural or mechanical employments upon Memorial Day and upon the fourth day of July known as "Independence Day" are hereby regulated as to hours of opening and closing as established by the Board of Trustees, except that when the same are works of necessity, they may be performed on those days in their usual and orderly manner so as not to interfere with the observance of said days.

§ 146-2 Sales prohibited; exceptions.

All manner of public selling or offerings for sale of any property upon Memorial Day and the fourth day of July known as "Independence Day" is hereby regulated as to hours of opening and closing as established by resolution of the Board of Trustees, except as follows:
A. 
articles of food may be sold, served, supplied and delivered at any time before 10:00 a.m.
B. 
Meals and beverages permitted to be sold under the provisions of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law may be sold and shall be consumed on the premises.
C. 
Caterers may serve meals to their patrons at any time of the day.
D. 
Prepared tobacco, bread, milk, eggs, ice, soda, water, fruit, flowers, confectionary, souvenirs, newspapers, gasoline, oil, tires, drugs, medicines and surgical instruments may be sold and may be delivered at any time of the day.
E. 
Grocers, delicatessen dealers and bakeries may sell, supply, serve and deliver cooked and prepared foods; farmers markets or roadside stands selling fresh vegetables and other farm produce and fishing tackle and bait stores may sell, supply, serve and deliver merchandise usually sold by them; and persons holding a license or permit issued under the provisions of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law may sell such beverages at retail for off-premises consumption by persons making purchases to be taken by them from the premises at any time during the day.
F. 
Chartering and sale of boats and automobiles.

§ 146-3 Penalties for offenses.

Any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be subject to the penalties as provided in § 1-10 of the Code of the Village of Freeport.