Village of Malone, NY
Franklin County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Malone 1-28-2002 by L.L. No. 4-2002. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Garbage and rubbish collection — See Ch. 25.
Littering — See Ch. 31A.
Pollution — See Ch. 37.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 37B.
Zoning — See Ch. 66.
Inoperable, unregistered and junk vehicles — See Ch. 70.
Whatever is dangerous to human life or health; whatever building or part or cellar thereof is overcrowded or not provided with adequate means of egress, or is not sufficiently supported, ventilated, sewered, drained, lighted or cleaned; and whatever renders soil, air, water or food impure or unwholesome is declared to be a nuisance and to be illegal; and every person having aided in creating or contributing to the same, or who may support, continue or retain any of them, shall be deemed guilty of a violation of this chapter and shall also be liable for the expenses of the abatement or remedy required.
No person shall cause or allow emissions of air contaminants to the outdoor atmosphere of such quantity, characteristic or duration which are injurious to human, plant or animal life or to property, or which unreasonably interferes with the comfortable enjoyment of life or property. Notwithstanding the existence of specific air quality standards or emission limits, this prohibition applies, but is not limited to, any particulate, fume, gas, mist, odor, smoke, vapor, pollen, toxic or deleterious emission, either alone or in combination with others.
Any wood stove, hot air or boiler stack must be at least two feet above the highest point of the roofline of the structure, or it must (in the event it protrudes from a lower roof of any structure or outside stove) be at least two feet above any higher part of the structure which is within 50 feet of the stack.
The owner or occupant of all property within the Village shall cut or cause to be cut all weeds and unsightly growths at least three times during the summer months and at such other times as may be required by order of the Board of Trustees or the Code Officers.
Swill, brine, urine of animals or any stinking, noxious or offensive liquid of any kind, or any foul, filthy matter whatever, shall not be allowed to drip, run or fall from or out of any building, structure or vehicle into or upon any street, land or public place.
The owner, owners, tenants, lessees and/or occupants of any lot within the corporate limits of the Village of Malone upon which such storage is made, and also the owner, owners and/or lessees of said personalty involved in such storage (all of whom are hereinafter referred to collectively as "owners") shall jointly and severally abate said nuisance by the prompt removal of said personalty into completely enclosed buildings authorized to be used for such storage purposes if within the corporate limits of the Village of Malone, or otherwise remove it to a location without said corporate limits.
Any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this chapter shall be punishable by a fine of not more than $50, and every such violation shall constitute disorderly conduct. If such offending person shall have received notice to abate any nuisance and shall neglect to do so, the continuance of the same each day after notice shall constitute a separate violation of this chapter.
This chapter shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State of the State of New York.