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Village of Fairport, NY
Monroe County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Fairport 10-6-1986 by L.L. No. 4-1986 (Ch. 41B of the 1968 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
For the purposes of this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
SKATEBOARD
A single platform which is mounted on wheels, having no mechanism or other device with which to steer or control the direction of movement thereof while being used, operated or ridden.
No person shall engage in the reckless operation of roller skates, in‐line skates, or a skateboard. Further, no person shall use, operate or ride on any skateboard in any other place within the Village of Fairport in such an unsafe or dangerous manner as to put himself, herself or others in danger of death or serious bodily injury.
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Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
No person shall use, operate or ride upon any skateboard in any public park or public parking lot or public parking garage within the Village of Fairport, or on Main Street between the most southerly railroad track which crosses Main Street in the Village and the intersection of South Main Street with East and West Church Streets, or on the sidewalk on either side of Main Street between said most southerly track and said intersection. Further, no person shall use, operate or ride on any skateboard in any other place within the Village of Fairport in such an unsafe or dangerous manner as to put himself, herself or others in danger of death or serious bodily injury.
Any violations of this chapter shall constitute an offense. Any police officer who shall observe any person using, operating or riding upon a skateboard in violation of this chapter shall take possession of the skateboard. In the case of a first offense, if the rider is less than 16 years of age, the skateboard will be returned to the rider when accompanied by his or her parent or guardian at the Fairport Police Department. In the case of a second offense, the skateboard shall be taken from the rider and not returned to him or her for 15 days, upon appearance at the Fairport Police Station as aforesaid. In the case of a third offense, the skateboard shall be taken from the rider, forfeited to the Village of Fairport and destroyed. Any rider over the age of 16 years violating these provisions constitutes an offense and shall be subject to a twenty-dollar fine for the first offense and a thirty-dollar fine for the second offense.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).