Town of Schodack, NY
Rensselaer County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Schodack 3-12-1970 by L.L. No. 2-1970. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Superintendent of Highways of the Town of Schodack shall have the power to cause the removal and disposition of any vehicle left unattended for more than 24 hours within the right-of-way of any town highway of the town or on any other public property of the town.
The Superintendent of Highways shall have the power to cause the immediate removal, from the right-of-way of any town highway, of any vehicle which obstructs or interferes with the use of such a highway for public travel; or which obstructs or interferes with the construction, reconstruction or maintenance of such a highway; or which obstructs or interferes with the clearing or removal of snow or ice from such a highway; or which obstructs or interferes with any operation of the Town Highway Department during a public emergency.
The owner of a vehicle removed under any of the provisions of this chapter shall be charged the cost to the town of removal, disposition and storage thereof.
The term "vehicle," as used in this chapter, shall mean every device in, upon or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a highway, except devices moved by human power or used exclusively upon stationary rails or tracks.