Village of Millerton, NY
Dutchess County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Millerton 10-11-1978 as Ch. 3 of the 1978 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall drink, imbibe or consume any alcoholic beverage on any public sidewalks or streets, alleys or roadways in the Village of Millerton.
[Added 2-23-1998 by L.L. No. 1-1998]
No person shall drink, imbibe or consume alcoholic beverages in any park in the Village of Millerton without securing a permit from the Village Board. Said permit shall include the name, address and telephone number of the entity requesting the permit, and the time, place and purpose for which the permit is requested. No permit will be granted unless the application is accompanied by a certificate of insurance naming the Village of Millerton as additional insured.
No person shall drink, imbibe or consume any alcoholic beverage in any vehicle on any public streets, alleys or roadways in the Village of Millerton.
No person shall throw or discard any bottle, can or container, empty or otherwise onto any public street of the Village of Millerton.
[Amended 2-23-1998 by L.L. No. 1-1998]
Any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be guilty of an offense and shall, upon conviction of such violation, be liable to a fine of not more than $250, imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or to both such fine and imprisonment.
[Added 10-18-2010 by L.L. No. 3-2010]
The Village Board may grant a waiver from the general prohibition against public consumption of alcohol contained in this chapter in the case of appropriate special events. Such waiver may be granted by the Village Board in the exercise of its sole discretion, upon making a determination that the requested waiver is consistent with the public health, safety and welfare of the residents and property owners of the Village. The sponsor of a special event seeking such a waiver must make advance written request for that waiver. This advance written request must include a statement that the special event is open to the general public. This advance written request must also be accompanied by proof that the event sponsor has obtained liability insurance in form and amount acceptable to the Village Board naming the Village as an additional insured on a primary and noncontributory basis. The Village Board shall be entitled to grant such a waiver by resolution.