Questions about eCode360? Municipal users Join us Monday through Wednesday between 12pm and 1pm EDT to get answers and other tips!
Village of Highland Falls, NY
Orange County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Highland Falls 8-10-1971 by L.L. No. 5-1971 as Ch. 55 of the 1971 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No pyrotechnics or fireworks shall be discharged within the Village of Highland Falls without permission from the Board of Trustees.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
Any sparkler, squib, rocket, firecracker, roman candle, fire balloon, signal lights, railroad track torpedo, flashlight composition, fireworks or other devices or composition used to obtain visible or audible pyrotechnic display.
In the event that permission be given, such permit shall indicate the exact time when, the place where and the detailed method by which the act permitted is to be executed, and suitable indemnity shall be given the Village against all claim against the Village arising from the act so permitted.
Any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be guilty of a violation and, upon conviction thereof, shall be punishable by a maximum fine of $250 or by a term of imprisonment of not more than 15 days, or both. Each day that a violation of or failure to comply with any provision of this enactment or any regulation promulgated hereunder by the Board of Trustees occurs shall constitute a separate and distinct violation.
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).