Village of East Hills, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of East Hills as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Solid waste — See Ch. 173.
[Adopted 5-24-2010 by L.L. No. 4-2010.[1]]
[1]
Editor's Note: This local law was originally adopted as Ch. 108 but was redesignated in order to maintain the organizational style of the Code.
The Board of Trustees of the Village of East Hills hereby determines that, to protect the public health, safety and welfare of the residents of the Village of East Hills, the public interest requires the registration of commercial carters operating within the Village so that their activities can be properly controlled and regulated within the Village.
As used in this article, the following words and phrases shall have the following meanings:
COMMERCIAL CARTER
Includes any person, company, corporation, or entity which engages in sanitation removal for a business located within the Village.
PERSON
Includes any individual, association of individuals, firm, partnership or corporation.
SANITATION
Includes any materials, products, substances, items or waste which is disposed of by or for a business in the Village.
No person who is a commercial carter operating a business for profit shall conduct any commercial carting business and remove any material, item, substance, product, or waste of any kind from the premises of any person or cart or transport the same through or upon any street, avenue, parkway or highway within the Village unless he or she shall have first obtained a license from the Village Clerk and shall have agreed to conform to the provisions of this article with respect to the conduct of the business of a commercial carter, except that no license shall be required from any person engaged under contract by the Village for the purpose of removing any materials, products, substances, items or waste as part of an overall contract with the Village to conduct this business.
A. 
All commercial carters shall apply to the Village Clerk for the license required by this article no later than March 1 of each year and pay therefor a fee as set forth from time to time by resolution of the Board of Trustees.
B. 
The applicant shall complete a written application for a license which shall be filed with the Village Clerk and shall specify the following:
(1) 
The name and address of the applicant or, if a firm, the name and address of the corporation, partnership or association;
(2) 
A telephone number for the business entity; and
(3) 
The names of all principals of the business entity.
C. 
The applicant shall be required to submit with his/her application proof of current licensure by any other required licensing unit. In addition, proof that required insurance is in place must be shown, and the minimum insurance must be maintained at all times during the term of the license. No license shall be issued under this section unless such proof is submitted.
D. 
Each license issued under this section shall be issued as of the date of the granting of the license and shall expire on February 28 of the year next succeeding such date unless sooner suspended or revoked.
A. 
Any license issued pursuant to this article shall not be assignable or transferable.
B. 
Any license issued pursuant to this article shall be conspicuously affixed to each motor vehicle and shall not be removed from the motor vehicle.
C. 
Upon the filing of an affidavit or such other proof as may be required by the Village Clerk, a substitute or replacement license may be issued upon the payment of a fee as set forth from time to time by resolution of the Board of Trustees.
A violation of this article shall, upon conviction, be punishable by $500 for the first offense and $1,000 for each subsequent violation. Each day that a violation of this article shall continue shall constitute a separate offense.
[Adopted 6-21-2010 by L.L. No. 6-2010[1]]
[1]
Editor's Note: This local law was originally adopted as Ch. 109 but was redesignated in order to maintain the organizational style of the Code.
The Board of Trustees of the Village of East Hills hereby determines that to protect the public health, safety and welfare of the residents of the Village of East Hills, the public interest requires registration of residential carters operating within the Village so that their activities can be properly controlled and regulated within the Village.
No person who is a residential carter operating a business for profit shall conduct any carting business and remove any material, item, substance, products, or waste of any kind from the premises of any person or cart or transport the same through or upon any street, avenue, parkway or highway within the Village unless he or she shall have first obtained a license from the Village Clerk and shall have agreed to conform to the provisions of this article with respect to the conduct of the business of a residential carter, except that no license shall be required from any person engaged under contract by the Village for the purpose of removing any materials, products, substances, items or waste as part of an overall contract with the Village to conduct this business.
As used in this article, the following words and phrases shall have the following meanings:
PERSON
Includes any individual, association of individuals, firm, partnership or corporation.
RESIDENTIAL CARTER
Includes any person, company, corporation, or entity which engages in the removal of construction or waste debris or materials at a residence within the Village.
SANITATION
Includes any materials, products, substances, items or waste which is disposed of by or for a business in the Village.
A. 
All residential carters shall apply to the Village Clerk for the license required by this article no later than March 1 of each year and pay therefor a fee as set forth from time to time by resolution of the Board of Trustees.
B. 
The applicant shall complete a written application for a license which shall be filed with the Village Clerk and shall specify the following:
(1) 
The name and address of the applicant or, if a firm, the name and address of the corporation, partnership or association;
(2) 
A telephone number for the business entity; and
(3) 
The names of all principals of the business entity.
C. 
The applicant shall be required to submit with his/her application proof of current licensure by any other required licensing unit. In addition, proof that required insurance is in place must be shown, and the minimum insurance must be maintained at all times during the term of the license. No license shall be issued under this section unless such proof is submitted.
D. 
Each license issued under this section shall be issued as of the date of the granting of the license and shall expire on February 28 of the year next succeeding such date, unless sooner suspended or revoked.
A. 
Any license issued pursuant to this article shall not be assignable or transferable.
B. 
Any license issued pursuant to this article shall be conspicuously affixed to each motor vehicle and shall not be removed from the motor vehicle.
C. 
Upon the filing of an affidavit or such other proof as may be required by the Village Clerk, a substitute or replacement license may be issued upon the payment of a fee as set forth from time to time by resolution of the Board of Trustees.
A violation of this article shall, upon conviction, be punishable by $500 for the first offense and $1,000 for each subsequent violation. Each day that a violation of this article shall continue shall constitute a separate offense.