[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Fultonville: Art. I, at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Open Containers
[Adopted at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I)]
As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- OPEN ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTAINER
- Any open, unsealed, resealed or partially refilled container, can or bottle containing an alcoholic beverage.
No person shall consume any alcoholic beverages within the limits of the Village of Fultonville or have in his possession any open alcoholic beverage container with unconsumed beverage therein while:
No person shall discard alcoholic beverage containers upon any public street, lane, sidewalk, public parking lot or any other public place or upon any private property not his own without the expressed permission of the owner.
Notwithstanding anything herein contained, the Village of Fultonville authorizes the Village Fire Department and Ambulance Corps and other like organizations (i.e., Masonic and veterans organizations) to serve and sell alcoholic beverages in areas designated within the Village of Fultonville, provided that the Fire Department and such organizations would secure adequate insurance and necessary commonwealth licenses and permits and the approval of the Board of Trustees; and provided, further, that the serving and sale thereof is for a legitimate fund-raising event.
Any person, firm or corporation who or which shall violate or fail to comply with any of the provisions of this article shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $250 or imprisoned for a term not exceeding 15 days, or both.
The continuation of such violation for each successive day shall constitute a separate offense, and the person or persons allowing or permitting the continuation of the violation may be punished for each separate offense.