Village of North Collins, NY
Erie County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of North Collins 7-5-1988 by L.L. No. 2-1988 as Ch. 68 of the 1988 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Peddling and soliciting — See Ch. 123.
Zoning — See Ch. 181.

§ 98-1 Purpose; definitions.

A. 
This chapter is ordained to control, regulate and license the conduct of sales, commonly referred to as "garage sales," "lawn sales," "barn sales," etc., within residential areas of the Village.
B. 
Such "sales" are hereby defined as the sale of household merchandise owned by the resident of the premises, such as surplus household and other accessory items.

§ 98-2 License required; application; fee.

A. 
It shall be unlawful for any person or persons to conduct any sale commonly known as a "garage sale," "lawn sale," "barn sale," etc., without first having received a license.
B. 
The Village Clerk is hereby authorized to issue such a license. The license shall be issued for a period not to exceed three consecutive days after the person or persons have made application to the Village Clerk, setting forth the name, address and date of sale. Licenses shall be issued for two sales per year of three days' duration each, and the permit fee for each such license shall be $2.
[Amended 2-3-2004 by L.L. No. 2-2004]

§ 98-3 Conflict with other laws.

It is not the intention of this chapter to change or amend Chapter 181, Zoning, of the Village of North Collins.

§ 98-4 Penalties for offenses.

Any person committing an offense against any provision of this chapter shall be guilty of a violation punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 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.