§ 123-2Legislative intent.
§ 123-3Open burning prohibited.
§ 123-4Penalties for offenses.
This chapter shall apply to all outdoor fires and burning within the incorporated limits of the village and is adopted pursuant to the Village, General Municipal and Municipal Home Rule Laws of the State of New York.
The Board of Trustees of Village of Monticello hereby finds that the outdoor burning of surplus wood, rubbish, debris, leaves and any and all other materials constitutes a hazard to the public, and the potential for personal injury and unintended property damage by fire or smoke is greatly increased. The aim of the Board of Trustees to eliminate the potential hazards created by the aforedescribed actions.
Except for outdoor fires for cooking, which fires are confined to a grill, barbecue or pit, all outdoor burning is prohibited within the Village of Monticello.