[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Lattingtown (Art. 5 of the 1998 General Ordinance Compilation). Amendments noted where applicable.]
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- PRIVATE ROAD OPEN TO PUBLIC MOTOR VEHICLE TRAFFIC
- A privately owned street which has no barrier, sign or other device which is intended to exclude the public.
- Includes any street, highway, road, avenue, lane, court, place or drive which appears on the Official Map of the Village.
- VILLAGE STREET
- Includes any street, highway, road, avenue, lane, court, place or drive which is maintained by the Village.
No person shall build, kindle or make, or assist in building, kindling or making any bonfire or other fire in any street or other public place in the Village.
No person, firm or corporation, unless with the consent and under the supervision of the Street Commissioner of the Village, shall cause or permit any accumulation of sand, gravel, cinder, topsoil, mud, swimming pool water, sewage, earth or material to be placed, deposited, tracked or flowed upon any street in the Village.
No person or persons shall litter, throw, place, deposit or discard, or suffer or permit any servant, employee or persons in hie or her charge, to litter, throw, place, deposit or discard any ashes, garbage, tin cans, waste, wastepaper or refuse matter of any kind upon any street or public grounds in the Village.
No person shall leave or deposit any material of any kind for building or other purposes in any Village street, private road open to public motor vehicle traffic or other public place in the Village, or dig or cause to be dug, any excavation, trench or other opening in any Village street, sidewalk or other public place in said Village for any purpose; or dig or remove or cause to be removed therefrom any stone, earth, sand or gravel, or take up or destroy any pavement, crosswalk, drain, sewer or any part thereof, or erect or lay or cause to be erected or laid, any telegraph, telephone, electric light or other pole, or any drain, conduit or other pipe under, in, or upon or over any Village street, private road open to public motor vehicle traffic or other public place in the Village; or move, or cause to be moved, or assist in moving any buildings into, along or across any such Village street, private road open to public motor vehicle traffic or other public place without having first obtained written permission for that purpose from the Village Clerk, conditioned upon the doing of such work under the supervision of the Street Commissioner; upon keeping clear at all times a sufficient and safe passageway for all pedestrians and vehicular traffic; upon proper guarding of the same, both by night and day, so as to prevent accidents or danger; upon complete restoration of said street, private road open to public motor vehicle traffic, sidewalk or public place to its original condition; and upon indemnifying the Village from all damage or loss. No tunneling under any road surface shall be permitted.
Such permit for the opening of a Village street or private road open to public motor vehicle traffic shall provide that the party making the opening shall backfill and puddle or cause to be backfilled and puddled the opening and shall place thereon such temporary pavement as shall be approved by the Street Commissioner, which pavement shall be cared for by the applicant until such time as the Street Commissioner shall decide that proper settlement to the laying of a permanent pavement has taken place. The party making the opening shall notify the Street Commissioner when said opening has been backfilled or temporarily paved.
The Village reserved the right to repair and resurface all openings in a Village street or private road open to public motor vehicle traffic at any time for the purposes of health and safety and to recover the costs for same from the deposit hereinafter required.
Each applicant for a permit to open a Village street or private road open to public motor vehicle traffic before the issuance of a permit, shall submit a written application indicating the square foot area of the street opening and shall pay fee and deposit to the Village Clerk in the amounts required by § 145-6 of Chapter 145, Fees and Deposits, of the Code of the Village of Lattingtown.