[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Old Westbury 10-4-1937 as Ch. 1, Art. IV, of the General Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No owner or occupant of any lot or parcel of land in the Village of Old Westbury shall cause or permit any public nuisance to be or to remain upon such lot or parcel of land or between the same and the adjoining highway. Whenever there shall exist any such public nuisance and a complaint thereof is made to the Mayor of the Village, he shall forthwith cause a notice to be served upon the owner or occupant of the premises on which said nuisance exists, requiring them to abate the same within 24 hours after the receipt of said notice.
In case of a failure of the owner or occupant of premises to comply with such notice or requirement within the time therein mentioned, said nuisance may be abated by the Street Commissioner of said Village at the expense of such owner or occupant of the premises, such expense to be collected by suit in the name of the Village, if not paid to the Village Treasurer in five days after demand.