[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of New Lebanon 12-12-1988 by L.L. No. 4-1988; amended in its entirety 4-9-2019 by L.L. No. 1-2019. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
The purpose of this article is to promote the orderly, sanitary, and safe disposal of refuse and garbage within the Town of New Lebanon, and to protect the health and well-being of the inhabitants of the Town of New Lebanon.
No person, firm, company, municipality or corporation, public or private, may use any lands within the Town of New Lebanon, Columbia County, New York, for the dumping, deposit or storage of garbage or refuse of any kind originating outside the Town of New Lebanon, except as provided in a written agreement entered into between the Town Board of the Town of New Lebanon and such person, firm, company, municipality or corporation, public or private.
Each violation of this article shall be deemed a separate misdemeanor, punishable by imprisonment for a period not to exceed one year, or by a fine not to exceed $1,000, or both. Violators shall also be held responsible for cleanup and restoration of the site to its original state.
The provisions of Columbia County, Local Law No. 7 of 1989 (providing for mandatory source separation of recyclable materials), as may be amended from time to time, shall apply within the Town of New Lebanon.