Notices of Violation Were Handed Out Today

The following were hand delivered to alleged violators today:


To: Property Owner

From: Maggie Alix, Code Enforcement Officer

Re: Village of Green Island Local Law Sections 140-7 and 140-8

Date: February 18, 2015

You hereby have been put on notice. The Village of Green Island will be enforcing Local Law 140-7. You have until Friday, February 20, 2015, at 12:00PM to shovel your sidewalk(s) without penalty.  Failure to do so will result in a fine up to $250.

Please read Local Law 140-7 and 140-8.  Any questions or concerns can be directed to Maggie Alix at (518) 273-2201.

Section 140-7: All inhabitants of said village are required to keep the highways and sidewalks before their respective dwellings and to the extent of their respective occupancies free from all encumbrances of every description and to sweep the same as often as may be deemed necessary to preserve cleanliness and to secure at all seasons of the year a comfortable and commodious passage. It is expressly enjoined upon all inhabitants and occupants of dwellings that they are to remove all snow from off their respective sidewalks within six hours after it has ceased snowing. All persons are strictly prohibited from shoveling any snow from the roof of any building to the sidewalks of the village without removing the same immediately.

Section 140-8: Any person who violates any provision of this Article shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to a fine not to exceed $250 or to imprisonment for a term not to exceed 15 days, or both.