Town/Village of East Rochester, NY
Monroe County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of East Rochester 2-9-1983 by L.L. No. 2-1983 as Ch. 72 of the 1983 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 7-9-2012 by L.L. No. 3-2012[1]]
No person or persons shall, in the Town/Village of East Rochester, kindle any open fire except for open fires used for the preparing of food for human beings, campfires or recreational fires confined to a fire pit, provided that such fires do not create a nuisance, and no person shall burn or cause or permit to be burned in the open any matter, including but not limited to trash, rubbish, leaves, garbage, grass, refuse, trees, automobiles, rubber, railroad ties, materials resulting from the demolition, wrecking or construction of buildings, materials for salvage purposes or other wastes so as to cause the emission of an air contaminant into the atmosphere of the Town/Village.
Editor's Note: Original § 72-1, Accumulation of combustible waste on roof prohibited, which immediately preceded this section, was repealed 3-8-1999 by L.L. No. 1-1999. See now Ch. 120, Lot Maintenance; Property Damage, § 120-3.
Any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction, be punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment.