Village of Oakfield, NY
Genesee County
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[Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I)]
All privies, outdoor closets or similar arrangements for the disposal of human waste existing on any lot or premises fronting or abutting on, public or private, in or upon which any public sewer has been constructed or which may hereafter be constructed in the Village of Oakfield are hereby declared to be a nuisance and detrimental to the public health and the same shall be abated and removed by the owner or occupant of the premises as hereinafter provided. Whenever the Code Enforcement Officer or other designated officer of said Village shall discover that the disposal of human waste exists or is being maintained on any premises or abutting on a street or highway or portion thereof, either public or private, in or upon which any public sewer has been connected or hereafter shall be constructed in said Village shall immediately cause a notice, in writing, to be served on the owner or occupant of said premises requiring them to discontinue and remove such privy, outdoor closet or other similar arrangement for the disposal of human waste and to connect said premises with said sewer on the street or highway in front of each separate place or lot within 15 days after service of said notice, and such owner or occupant shall make such connection as required by said notice. Any person who shall fail or neglect to discontinue or remove such privies, outdoor closets or similar arrangements for the disposal of human waste and make such sewer connection after such notice has been served shall be liable to a fine of $25 and the further sum of $2 per day after the expiration of said period of 15 days from the date of service of said notice until such sewer connection is made with said sewer main, but not exceeding, however, the sum of $100.
No person shall allow stable manure to accumulate in piles in the Village of Oakfield, New York, so as to become a menace or nuisance and same shall be removed at least once a week.
No person shall keep or cause to be kept swine in the Village of Oakfield, New York, unless he/she shall have obtained consent, in writing, so to do in such a manner as the Board of Trustees of said Village shall by resolution thereof prescribe.
No person shall use or permit to be used any building, shed, lot or premises in the Village of Oakfield, New York, for the purpose of slaughtering animals.[1]
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Editor's Note: Original provisions regarding Sewer and Water Management; Plumbing Code and Licensing of Plumbers, of Art. VIII, Public Health, of L.L. No. 1-2005, which immediately followed this section, were repealed at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).