Village of Manorhaven, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Manorhaven 6-23-1993 by L.L. No. 3-1993 (repealing former Ch. 110, Plumbers, adopted 9-15-1954 by Ord. No. XXXVII, as amended). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Building code administration — See Ch. 38.
Electricians — See Ch. 58.
Housing standards — See Ch. 82.
Licensed occupations — See Ch. 88.
No person shall, within the limits of the Incorporated Village of Manorhaven, engage in, carry on or work at the business of installing or making repairs, alterations, additions or changes to existing systems of plumbing, plumbing apparatus or drainage or heating work without having obtained and paid for and having in full force and effect a license as herein provided.
No license under this chapter will be required for any person doing personal plumbing construction or repair work on his own property.
The Village Clerk shall have the power to grant the license required by this chapter.
The application for a license to operate or conduct business as a plumber in the village shall be made, in writing, to the Village Clerk and signed by the applicant. The application shall set forth:
The name and address of the applicant and of the officers and directors, if any.
Applicant's place of business for the past five years.
License numbers of any vehicles to be used in providing the service.
Proof that the applicant and any employees of the applicant who will do such work in the village have had all applicable certifications by New York State to do such work.
[Amended 2-26-2004 by L.L. No. 4-2004]
The fee for the license shall be at the levels fixed time to time by resolution by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Manorhaven, which fee is hereby declared to be the purpose of defraying the cost of the enforcement of this chapter and not solely for the purpose of revenue.[1] All permits issued under this chapter shall expire in the month of December of each year.
Editor's Note: The current fee resolution is on file in the office of the Village Clerk.
[Amended 2-26-2004 by L.L. No. 4-2004]
Any licensee must comply with all applicable federal and state laws, statues, rules and regulations regarding employment. Additionally, the following local regulations must be complied with:
Hours of operation shall be from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays. Electrical work shall not be permitted on Sundays and legal holidays.
[Amended 4-27-2017 by L.L. No. 14-2017]
Plumbers shall be permitted to complete the day’s work and clean the work site for a period no longer than 1/2 hour past the curfew. In the event of an emergency, plumbers shall be permitted to make any necessary repairs, regardless of the day or hour, in order to correct the situation.
The use of dumpsters shall only be permitted when stored on the property for which they are being used and shall not block the fire hydrant. A permit must be applied for and approved by the Building Department. Should the curb, apron or sidewalk be damaged during the dropoff or pickup of the dumpster, the property owner or resident shall be responsible for repairs within five working days.
In the event that it is impossible to store the dumpster on the property the Superintendent of Buildings shall determine if the dumpster can be placed in the street.
When placing the dumpster in the street, the following requirements must be satisfied:
Permit application must be completed and returned with appropriate fees.
The dumpster shall be obtained from a certified carter that has been prequalified with the Village of Manorhaven, The carter shall provide the Village of Manorhaven with liability insurance naming the Village as an additional insured entity in the amount of $2,000,000.
The size shall be limited to a twenty-yard container.
The dumpster shall be placed in a location chosen by the Building Department and shall have reflective tape and flashing lights visible during evening hours.
The use of the dumpster shall be limited to a seventy-two-hour period if it is to be placed in the street.
The permit shall require a $50 fee and an additional bond of $500.00. The bond shall be returned once the dumpster is removed and the street and curb inspected for any damage that may have occurred. If there are any damages, the cost of repair shall be assessed against the bond.
One company sign shall be permitted. The sign shall be no larger than four square feet in size and placed at least 20 feet back from the property line. The placement of the sign shall be permitted only during working hours. No signs are permitted on trees or utility poles.
[Amended 2-26-2004 by L.L. No. 4-2004]
Any person, association, firm or corporation which violates any provision of this chapter or assists in the violation of any provision of this chapter shall be guilty of a violation punishable by a fine not less than $100 nor exceeding $1,000 or imprisonment for a period not to exceed 15 days, or both, for conviction of a first offense; for conviction of a second offense, both of which were committed within a period of five years, punishable by a fine of not less than $1,000 nor more than $2,000 or imprisonment of a period not to exceed 15 days, or both; and upon conviction of a third or subsequent offense, all of which were committed within a period of five years, punishable by a fine of not less than $2,000 nor more than $3,000 or imprisonment of a period not to exceed 15 days, or both. Each week’s continued violation shall constitute a separate additional violation.
If any section, sentence, clause or phrase of this chapter shall for any reason be held to be invalid or unconstitutional by a court of proper jurisdiction, such decision shall not effect the validity of this chapter as a whole or any part or provision thereof, other than the parts so decided to be invalid or unconstitutional.