[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Munsey Park 4-7-1971 as Sec. G103 of the 1971 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall throw, cast or lay, or direct, suffer or permit any servant, agent or employee or guest to throw, cast or lay any tree stumps or branches, grass clippings, shrubs, leaves, ashes, offal, garbage, cinders, shells, straw, shavings, paper, dirt, filth, broken glassware, crockery, bottles, cans or rubbish or debris of any kind or nature whatsoever, in or upon any lot, street, road, highway, sidewalk parks or other public place, except that leaves may be placed in the street gutter directly in front of the property from which such leaves were gathered during such periods as the Board of Trustees shall by resolution designate for leaf collection.
No person, being the owner, driver, manager or conductor of any cart or other vehicle or of any receptacle, shall scatter, drop, spill or permit to be scattered, dropped or spilled, any dirt, sand, gravel, clay, loam, stones or building rubbish or household waste, refuse or rubbish of any sort, ashes, garbage or other organic refuse or other offensive matter therefrom, or permit the same to be blown off such cart or vehicle by the wind, in or upon any road, street, highway, sidewalk or other public place in the Incorporated Village of Munsey Park.
All receptacles for ashes or garbage shall be kept within or in the rear of buildings and each and every receptacle shall be of a type specifically designed for the temporary storage of ashes or garbage and shall at all times be covered with a tight-fitting cover. No such receptacle and no refuse or rubbish shall be so placed as to constitute or contribute to the creation of a nuisance.
Every owner, lessee, tenant, occupant or other person having possession or charge of any building or lot of ground in the Incorporated Village of Munsey Park shall keep and maintain the same and the sewerage and drainage system installed therein or connected therewith in such manner that the same shall not constitute or contribute to the creation of a nuisance.
Whenever any owner, lessee, tenant, occupant or other person having possession or charge of any plot or lot of ground in the Incorporated Village of Munsey Park shall fail to comply with the provisions of this chapter, the Incorporated Village of Munsey Park may take such steps as may be necessary to render such person in compliance, including removal of any nuisance, and the expense thereof shall be certified by the Mayor and collected by suit in the name of the Village, if not paid to the Village Treasurer within five days after demand.
All residents shall be required to comply with the recycling regulations of the Town of North Hempstead.
Any person, firm or corporation who or which shall violate any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction, be punishable as provided in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article II, Penalties. Each day of continuance of an offense shall be considered a separate offense.