[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Penn Yan 6-15-1970 (Art. I of Ch. 3 of the 1969 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 6-20-1983 by L.L. No. 4-1983]
No person shall have, possess, carry or transport liquor, wine, beer or other alcoholic beverages in or upon any public sidewalk, street, highway or parking lot in the Village of Penn Yan, in open bottles or other containers, with intent of the possessor or another to consume the same, and no person shall drink or otherwise consume liquor, wine, beer or other alcoholic beverages in or upon any public sidewalk, street, highway or parking lot in the Village of Penn Yan, New York. The possession of an open bottle or open container upon any public sidewalk, street, highway or parking lot shall be presumptive evidence that such open bottle or open container is intended to be consumed.
If any organization desires to dispense alcoholic beverages on public property in the Village of Penn Yan, it must apply to the Village Board for a permit 15 days prior to the date that it desires to dispense said beverage. No fee shall be charged for the granting of this permit, and said permit shall be issued upon condition that said organization shall secure a proper license to dispense alcoholic beverages on public or private property in the Village of Penn Yan from the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board of Yates County within said 15 days.
No alcoholic beverages shall be consumed other than on specific premises of the licensee, and these premises should be described in the permit granted by the Village.
The violation of any of the provisions of this chapter shall be punishable by a fine of not less than $25 up to the maximum penalty of $250 or imprisonment in the Yates County Jail until such fine is paid, not exceeding 15 days, or both such fine and imprisonment. Each day any such violation shall continue shall constitute a separate violation.