Village of Island Park, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Island Park by Ord. No. 15. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 188.
Nonconforming structures and uses — See Ch. 356.
Restaurants and food-handling establishments — See Ch. 457.
Secondhand dealers — See Ch. 468.
Zoning — See Ch. 625.
No person or persons, firm, association or corporation shall hereafter erect, hang or place, or cause or permit to be hereafter erected, hung or placed over, upon or across any sidewalk in the Village of Island Park any sign, banner or other emblem or insignia, without first obtaining from the Board of Trustees of said Village permission so to do. Such application for such permission shall be in writing and be accompanied by a written consent of the owner of the property on which the sign, banner or other emblem or insignia is proposed to be erected. Such application shall contain an agreement of the part of the applicant that in consideration of the granting of such permission by the Board of Trustees such applicant shall save and keep harmless the Village of Island Park from any liability for or by reason of any injury to person or property as a result of his negligence or otherwise in connection with the sign. Such application for such permission shall set forth in detail the nature and size of said sign, banner or other emblem or insignia, and shall be accompanied by a sketch showing the design thereof, the measurements thereof, the words intended to appear thereon, and shall, in addition, show the distance between the lowest part of the sign and the sidewalk below, and the number of feet from said building which said sign, banner or other emblem or insignia shall project.
No consent shall hereafter be given by the Board of Trustees of said Village to the hanging or erection of any such sign, banner, or other emblem or insignia, nor shall such sign, banner or other emblem or insignia be hereafter hung or erected, unless such sign, banner or other emblem or insignia shall be at least eight feet above the sidewalk. Any sign, banner or other emblem or insignia intended to run parallel with the building in a horizontal position must be fastened securely to the building wall, and must not project over the sill of the second story or below the front window cornice. Signs, banners or other emblems or insignia extending out from the building shall not extend above the floor beams of the second story. Vertical signs, banners and other emblems or insignia must not extend above the roof of the building. No sign, banner or other emblem or insignia shall cover any portion of any window.
No consent hereafter granted by the Board of Trustees of Island Park, Nassau County, New York, shall be construed to permit the erection of any sign, banner or other emblem or insignia in any manner in contravention of the rules herein specified.
[Amended 2-16-2006 by L.L. No. 5-2006[1]]
After obtaining the consent of the Board of Trustees for the erection of any sign, banner or other emblem or insignia as set forth in the foregoing sections of this chapter, no person or persons, firm, association or corporation shall erect such sign until payment of a fee as set from time to time by the Board of Trustees has been made to the Village Clerk and a written permit received from said Village Clerk.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
[Added 12-22-2016 by L.L. No. 16-2016]
No sign, banner or other emblem or insignia shall be placed, installed or anchored in any way on any property owned by the Incorporated Village of Island Park. Additionally, signs, banners or other emblems or insignia shall not be placed or anchored in any way to any utility poles or light fixtures located within the jurisdiction of the Incorporated Village of Island Park. The signs, banners or other emblems or insignia referred to herein include but are not limited to advertisements, sales of any kind and political signs.
[Amended 2-16-2006 by L.L. No. 5-2006[1]]
Any person committing an offense against this article shall be guilty of a violation punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or by imprisonment for a period not exceeding 15 days for each offense, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).