Village of Suffern, NY
Rockland County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Suffern 7-18-1994 by L.L. No. 7-1994. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 105-1 Code Enforcement Officer.

The Board of Trustees may appoint a Code Enforcement Officer to enforce the provisions of various chapters of the Code of the Village of Suffern and to appear in courts of competent jurisdiction in order to enforce the same.

§ 105-2 Chapters enforced by Code Enforcement Officer.

[Amended 11-3-2008 by L.L. No. 16-2008; 7-11-2011 by L.L. No. 7-2011]
In addition to any other chapters or provisions which the Code Enforcement Officer may heretofore have been authorized to enforce, notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the Code of the Village of Suffern, the Code Enforcement Officer is hereby authorized to enforce the provisions of:
A. 
Chapter 93, Brush and Weeds.
B. 
Chapter 96, Building Construction and Fire Prevention.
C. 
Chapter 100, Buildings, Dangerous.
D. 
Chapter 150, Garbage, Rubbish and Refuse.
E. 
Chapter 162, Housing Standards.
F. 
Chapter 168, Littering.
G. 
Chapter 177, Numbering of Property.
H. 
Chapter 189, Parking Areas, Commercial.
I. 
Chapter 228, Site Plan Regulations.
J. 
Chapter 235, Streets and Sidewalks.
K. 
Chapter 254, Vehicles and Traffic, §§ 254-22 and 254-67, handicapped parking; §§ 254-23, 254-25.3 and 254-68, loading zones; and §§ 254-25.2 and 254-71, fire zones.
L. 
Chapter 266, Zoning.
M. 
Chapter 175, Noise.
[Added 9-7-2011 by L.L. No. 14-2011]

§ 105-3 Enforcement.

[Added 8-21-2000 by L.L. No. 7-2000; amended 1-13-2014 by L.L. No. 1-2014]
A. 
In addition to any other individual, officer or employee authorized to enforce any provision of the Code of the Village of Suffern, every police officer employed by the Village of Suffern is authorized to enforce every provision of the Code of the Village of Suffern.
B. 
In addition to any other individual, officer or employee authorized to enforce the following provisions, the Fire Inspector and Assistant Fire Inspectors are authorized to enforce the following provisions: § 254-25.2 and 254-71 (fire zones); and Vehicle and Traffic Law § 1202(b) (stopping, standing, or parking within 15 feet of a fire hydrant).

§ 105-4 Appearance tickets.

[Amended 8-21-2000 by L.L. No. 7-2000]
A. 
Police officers. Any police officer employed by the Village of Suffern is hereby authorized to issue appearance tickets in the name of the Village of Suffern for the violation of any chapter, section and/or provision of the Code of the Village of Suffern.
B. 
Code Enforcement Officer. The Code Enforcement Officer is hereby authorized to issue appearance tickets in the name of the Village of Suffern for violation of any chapter, section and/or provision of the Code of the Village of Suffern which he is authorized to enforce, including, but not limited to, the provisions set forth in § 105-2 of this chapter.