[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Patchogue 3-28-1960 by Ord. No. 4.8 of the United Code of Ordinances of 1960 (§ 89-8 of the 1968 Code); amended 12-26-1961. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall engage in the business of refuse collection and/or disposal and cesspool cleaning and/or disposal within the Incorporated Village of Patchogue without first obtaining an annual license therefor.
Each applicant for a license shall set forth in a sworn statement, in addition to any other information required by Chapter 255 of this Code, the following information:
The number, model, year of manufacture and license of his vehicles.
The place where the vehicles will be stored or garaged while not in use.
The place where the applicant will dispose of the refuse or waste collected and the manner of disposal.
Proof of financial responsibility in the event of damage to persons or property by reason of negligent operation of his vehicles.
[Amended 3-14-1966; 2-23-1981 by L.L. No. 6-1981; 4-24-1995 by L.L. No. 8-1995; 5-25-1995 by L.L. No. 10-1995]
The license fee hereunder per vehicle for any year or fraction thereof shall be as set from time to time by resolution of the Board of Trustees.
The Mayor, in addition to the grounds set forth in any other ordinance or local law, may refuse to issue a license or may suspend a license already issued whenever, in his judgment, the place used or selected for the storage of the vehicles, or the vehicles themselves, or the place and manner used or selected for the disposal of refuse or waste, is or will be detrimental to the public health and safety.