[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Ellenville 3-14-1974 as Art. III of Ch. 14 of the Code of Ordinances. Section 160-4 added at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Amendments noted where applicable.]
It shall be unlawful for any person to organize any parade or procession, other than a funeral procession, on the public streets, sidewalks or other public property in the village unless an application has been previously filed and a permit granted therefor.
An application for the permit required in § 160-1 shall be filed with the Chief of Police in writing and shall contain the following information, to be furnished by the person in official charge thereof:
The names of all organizations or persons organizing or sponsoring the parade, procession or gathering.
The purpose of the parade, procession or gathering.
The date and hour of the parade, procession or gathering.
If a parade or procession, the proposed route thereof and its beginning and terminating points, and if an assembly or gathering, the location thereof.
The number and type of vehicles if any, marching units and floats.
The number of persons participating.
The Chief of Police shall investigate all applications for permits required in § 160-1 and may issue permits where the information specified in § 160-2 has been furnished, provided that the proposed parade, procession or gathering is otherwise lawful and can be held without undue interference with vehicular and pedestrian traffic within the village, of which circumstances the Chief of Police shall exercise his discretion.
Any person committing an offense against any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be guilty of a violation pursuant to the Penal Law of the State of New York, punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment. The continuation of an offense against the provisions of this chapter shall constitute, for each day the offense is continued, a separate and distinct offense hereunder.