Village of Southampton, NY
Suffolk County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Southampton 3-22-1994 as L.L. No. 2-1994. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Brush, obnoxious growth and trash — See Ch. 41.
Garbage, rubbish and refuse — See Ch. 64.
Littering — See Ch. 74.
Noise — See Ch. 77.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 82.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the indicated meanings:
PERSON
Any individual, corporation, partnership or other entity.
PUBLIC HEALTH OR PUBLIC SAFETY, ENDANGERS
Any conduct, activity or condition which endangers the health or safety of a considerable number of persons or which endangers the health or safety of a neighborhood.
PUBLIC NUISANCE
Any conduct, activity or condition which is unreasonable under the circumstances and which endangers public health or public safety shall constitute a "public nuisance"; any conduct, activity or condition which is unreasonable under the circumstances and which is substantially detrimental to public welfare shall also constitute a "public nuisance"; any conduct, activity or condition which is hereinafter deemed to create a "public nuisance" shall also constitute a "public nuisance."
PUBLIC WELFARE, SUBSTANTIALLY DETRIMENTAL TO
Any conduct, activity or condition which is substantially detrimental to the welfare of a considerable number of persons or which is substantially detrimental to the welfare of a neighborhood. Any conduct, activity or condition which substantially disturbs or substantially annoys the peace, comfort or repose of a neighborhood shall be deemed to be "substantially detrimental to public welfare."
A. 
It shall be unlawful for any person to engage in any conduct or activity which creates a public nuisance.
B. 
It shall be unlawful for any person to make, cause or maintain any condition which creates a public nuisance.
C. 
It shall be unlawful for any person to permit or assist in any conduct or activity which creates a public nuisance.
D. 
It shall be unlawful for any person to permit or assist in making, causing or maintaining any condition which creates a public nuisance.
A. 
Where any conduct, activity or condition emits noxious, nauseous, injurious or offensive odors which endanger public health or public safety, such conduct, activity or condition shall be deemed to create a public nuisance.
B. 
Where any conduct, activity or condition emits noxious, nauseous, injurious or offensive odors which are substantially detrimental to public welfare, such conduct, activity or condition shall be deemed to create a public nuisance.
[Amended 7-11-2002 by L.L. No. 1-2002]
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 $1,000 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.