[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Amityville 12-14-2009 by L.L. No. 59-2009. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Editor's Note: This local law provided that it shall take effect on January 2, 2010, subject to acceptance and filing by the Secretary of State.
The provisions of § 1224 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law, and any amendments or subdivisions thereof, shall apply to the determination, treatment and disposal of any vehicles which are abandoned within the Village.
The Village may convert, in any calendar year, up to 1% of its unclaimed abandoned vehicles or two such vehicles, whichever is greater, to its own use.
No person shall abandon a vehicle within the Village.
[Amended 3-8-2010 by L.L. No. 2-2010]
No person other than one authorized by the Village shall destroy, deface or remove any part of a vehicle which is left unattended on a highway or other public place without number plates affixed thereto or which is abandoned.
The last owner of record of an abandoned vehicle shall be liable to the Village for the costs of removal and storage of such vehicle. The charge for such storage shall be established and modified from time to time by resolution of the Board of Trustees.