Town of Kinderhook, NY
Columbia County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Kinderhook 7-23-1985 by L.L. No. 1-1985 (Ch. 59 of the 1978 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Animals — See Ch. 80.
Consumption and possession of alcoholic beverages — See Ch. 176, Art. I.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 235.
It shall be unlawful for any person to operate or possess a motorcycle, snowmobile, car or any other motorized vehicle upon Town playgrounds, parks or recreation areas.
No alcoholic beverages shall be permitted or consumed upon the Town playgrounds, parks or recreation areas.
It shall be unlawful to ride, drive or otherwise permit a horse to be upon the Town playgrounds, parks or recreation areas.
[Amended 7-9-1990 by L.L. No. 1-1990]
The Town playgrounds, parks or recreation areas will be closed to the public 1/2 hour after sunset and will remain closed until 6:00 a.m. daily.
It shall be unlawful to hit golf balls or to golf upon the Town parks, playgrounds or recreation areas.
Those activities prohibited by § 172-1, 172-2, 172-3 or 172-5 of this chapter shall be permitted if authorized by order of the Town Board.
[Added 6-30-1989 by L.L. No. 5-1989]
It shall be unlawful to skateboard upon any Town tennis courts.
[Added 3-11-1996 by L.L. No. 3-1996]
It shall be unlawful to permit or allow a dog to:
A. 
Run at large upon the Town parks, playgrounds or recreation areas, unless such dog is restrained by an adequate collar and leash and accompanied by its owner or a responsible person able to control the animal. If the accompanying owner is a person incapable of controlling this animal for any reason, the owner shall be accompanied by a person capable of exercising such control.
B. 
Cause damage or destruction to Town parks, playgrounds or recreation areas or commit a nuisance upon said premises without properly cleaning up and disposing of the same.
A violation of this chapter shall constitute a violation as defined in the Penal Law and shall be punishable by a fine of not more than $250 or by imprisonment for not more than 15 days, or both.