[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Great Neck Plaza 7-20-1977 as L.L. No. 11-1977. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The purpose of this chapter is to prevent public inconvenience, annoyance, alarm or a recklessly created risk thereof and to promote the health, safety and general welfare of the community.
A person is guilty of a violation of this chapter when, with intent to cause public inconvenience, annoyance or alarm, or recklessly creating a risk thereof:
He engages in fighting or in violent, tumultuous or threatening behavior.
He makes unreasonable noise.
In a public place, he uses abusive or obscene language or makes an obscene gesture.
Without lawful authority, he disturbs any lawful assembly or meeting of persons.
He obstructs vehicular or pedestrian traffic.
He congregates with other persons in a public place and refuses to comply with a lawful order of the police to disperse.
He creates a hazardous or physically offensive condition by any act which serves no legitimate purpose.
He consumes alcoholic beverages on the public streets, sidewalks or parking lots.
Any person who violates the provisions of this chapter shall be liable to pay a penalty not to exceed $250 or be imprisoned for a period not to exceed 15 days, or both, for each such violation. In addition, any such violation shall be deemed to be a violation as that term is used in the Penal Law.