[Added 5-24-2010 by L.L. No. 4-2010]
As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- A self-propelled vehicle designed for travel on snow or ice, steered by skis or runners and supported in whole or in part by one or more skis, belts or cleats.
Snowmobiles shall not be operated on state, county or Village highways or streets except as permitted under Article 25 of the Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Law of the State of New York, the rules and regulations of the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation of the State of New York, as applicable, or with express written permission or provision to do so by the Board of Trustees or any person authorized by said Board.
The use and operation of snowmobiles is strictly prohibited on any lands, waters and other property owned by the Village without express written permission or provision to do so by the Board of Trustees or any person authorized by said Board.
Snowmobiles shall not be operated on the private property of another without the express written permission to do so by the owner or occupant of said property.
Snowmobiles shall not be operated in a manner so as to create loud, unnecessary or unusual noise so as to disturb or interfere with, or tend to disturb or interfere with, the peace, quiet and repose of other persons.
Snowmobiles shall not be operated in a careless, reckless or negligent manner so as to endanger the safety of any person or the property of any other person.
A person found in violation of this article shall be subject to a fine not exceeding $250. If said fine is not paid within 30 days, the cost thereof shall be assessed against the property, shall be added to the tax bill and shall become a lien on said property, collectible in the same manner as delinquent Village taxes as set forth in Article I of Chapter 262 of the Village's Code.
This article shall become effective immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State.