Part 127 - Nassau County

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VILLAGES

Section 127.1 - Village of Freeport

VILLAGES

Section 127.1 Village of Freeport. (a) Application. The following rules and regulations enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as finally amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, shall apply to all existing wells and such additional wells as may be developed in the future on the property of the Village of Freeport, Nassau County, New York, such wells being the sources of public water supply of the Village of Freeport.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well whenever used in this section means any well now used as a source of this public water supply or any additional well which may be constructed on the property of the Village of Freeport for the purpose of this water supply.

(2) Wherever the linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Privies, cesspools, septic tanks. (1) No privy, cesspool, septic tank, subsurface leaching tile or receptacle of any kind for the storage, deposit or disposal of human excreta or sewage shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well.

(2) No human excreta or sewage shall be so stored, disposed of or discharged onto the surface of the ground so that the material will drain or be washed by rain or melting snow to points within 200 feet of any well, and no person shall commit a nuisance by the discharge of body wastes on the surface of the ground within 200 feet of any well.

(3) Whenever, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, excremental matter from any aforesaid privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal may be washed through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, the said privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal shall be removed, after due notice to the owner thereof, to such places as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(4) No cesspool, pit or receptacle of any kind for the storage, deposit or disposal of bath water, sink or laundry wastes, garbage, refuse, manure or putrescible matter shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well.

(d) Places for animals. No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals shall be located within 200 feet of any well.

(e) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Village of Freeport upon which the wells of the public water supply are located, and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except such person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties or such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the said village.

(f) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well.

(g) General clause. In addition to observing the foregoing requirements, all persons shall refrain from any act, though not heretofore specified, which may result in contamination of any portion of the water supply of the Village of Freeport.

(h) Inspections. The Village of Freeport, its officers or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of the aforesaid village to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the person violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the Village of Freeport to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(i) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.2 - Village of Hempstead

127.2 Village of Hempstead.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to all wells forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the wells now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional wells which may be constructed for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary or permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead.

(2) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, the excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead except into suitable watertight iron pipes with leaded joints connected to a sewer system, a permit for which has been secured from the State Commissioner of Health. It is provided, however, that no such watertight iron pipe shall be within 50 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage, dairy or cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon or percolate into or through the ground beneath the surface within a distance of 100 feet from any well of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead, except into watertight iron pipes as hereinbefore provided.

(e) Manure, compost, etc. No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead nor shall any such matters be so placed or maintained that the washings therefrom may reach any well without having first percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of at least 300 feet.

(g) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed, or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead.

(h) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead. (i) Inspections. The board of trustees of the village of Hempstead or such other board, person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the village of Hempstead or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said board of trustees to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations it shall be the further duty of the board of trustees to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of trustees shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually; on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(j) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45, of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.3 - Village of Old Westbury

127.3 Village of Old Westbury.

(a) Application. The following rules and regulations enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as finally amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, shall apply to all existing wells and such wells as may be developed in the future on the property of the village of Old Westbury, Nassau County, Long Island, New York, such wells being the sources of public water supply of said village.

(b) Definitions of terms. Whenever used in this section:

(1) The term water supply means the public water supply of the village of Old Westbury, Nassau County, Long Island, New York.

(2) The term wells means the wells now used as sources of this public water supply or any wells developed in the future as additional sources of this public water supply, which are located on land now owned by said village.

(3) The linear distance of a structure or object from a well is the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Human excreta. (1) No privy or receptacle of any kind for the storage or deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well.

(2) Every privy or receptacle for the storage or deposit of human excreta located between the prescribed 100 feet and 200 feet from any well shall be arranged so that all excreta will be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container, which shall be emptied when filled within six inches of the top and the contents disposed of so that no nuisance will be created.

(3) Whenever, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, excremental matter from any aforesaid privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal may be washed through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, the said privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal shall be removed, after due notice to the owner thereof, to such places as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(4) No human excreta shall be buried in the soil at a distance of less than 500 feet from any well.

(d) Sewage. (1) No sewage shall be discharged nor deposited nor allowed to be discharged or deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 200 feet of any well except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which shall be removed, before overflowing, in such a manner as to prevent the pollution of the ground about the receptacle, or into suitable watertight iron pipes with tight leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which has been granted by the State Commissioner of Health. It is provided, however, that no such watertight iron pipe shall be located within 50 feet of any well.

(2) No bath water, sink or laundry wastes shall be discharged or deposited or allowed to be discharged or deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 100 feet of any well.

(e) Wastes, refuse and garbage. No garbage, refuse, putrescible matter, decayed fruits or vegetables, dead animal or other material that pollutes water shall be deposited or allowed to be deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 100 feet of any well nor in such a manner that it can be washed by rain, melting snow or otherwise through the ground into the wells.

(f) Places for animals. No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals shall be located within 100 feet of any well.

(g) Manure. No manure or manure pile shall be maintained or allowed to remain within 150 feet of any well.

(h) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the village of Old Westbury upon which the wells of the public water supply of said village are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except such person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties or such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the said village.

(i) Camps. No camp, tent, building or other structure for occupancy by transients or for the housing of laborers engaged in construction work or for any use, except as a private camp or dwelling maintained by a person for his own personal use or for the use of his family and friends, shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well.

(j) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well.

(k) General clause. In addition to observing the foregoing requirements all persons living on or visiting the watershed shall refrain from any act, though not heretofore specified, which may result in contamination of any portion of the water supply of the village of Old Westbury. (l) Inspections. The village of Old Westbury, its officers or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of the aforesaid village to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the person violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the village of Old Westbury to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The aforesaid village shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(m) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.4 - Village of Rockville Centre

127.4 Village of Rockville Centre.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to the wells, located on land owned by the village, and situated on a plot of ground in the southeast corner of the village, south of Sunrise Highway (Conduit Boulevard), and east of Ocean Avenue, which form the source of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre, Nassau County, New York, and shall apply to all wells, either existing or proposed and used or proposed to be used as a source of public water supply, situated on property of the village of Rockville Centre at the southeast corner of Morris Avenue and Maple Avenue in said village, and shall apply to all wells, either existing or proposed and used or proposed to be used as sources of water supply, situated on property of the village of Rockville Centre known as north well field situated adjacent to the northerly boundary of the village, approximately 300 feet northwesterly from Hempstead Avenue.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the wells now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at this point for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from the wells is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle, which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance HEALTH 10B prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container which shall be emptied as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) Whenever the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers become filled within six inches of the top, said receptacles or containers shall be emptied or removed and the contents disposed of as hereinafter provided in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transported from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents, or the removable containers, while being transported shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance of not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into the wells, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health. (d) Sewage, sick wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with tight leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which has been granted by the State Commissioner of Health) within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre. It is provided, however, that no such watertight iron pipe shall be located within 25 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre. (e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No manure pile or compost heap shall be located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre and no such manure pile or compost heap shall be located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter any well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing waste, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the village of Rockville Centre upon which the wells of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the board of trustees or any such board or person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties of supervision or maintenance of the public water supply or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the board of trustees of the village of Rockville Centre.

(h) Inspections. The board of trustees of the village of Rockville Centre or such other board, person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the village of Rockville Centre or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said board of trustees to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of trustees to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of trustees shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection. (i) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination, is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.5 - Village of Williston Park

127.5 Village of Williston Park.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to the wells, located on land owned by the village, and situated on a plot of ground in the northeast corner of the village, south of the Long Island Motor Parkway and west of the Long Island Railroad, which form the source of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park, Nassau County, New York.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the wells now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at this point for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from the wells is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle, which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removal container which shall be emptied as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) Whenever the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers become filled within six inches of the top, said receptacles or containers shall be emptied or removed and the contents disposed of as hereinafter provided in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transported from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents, or the removable containers, while being transported shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance of not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with tight leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which has been granted by the State Commissioner of Health) within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park. It is provided, however, that no such watertight iron pipe shall be located within 25 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No manure pile or compost heap shall be located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park and no such manure pile or compost heap shall be located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter any well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animals, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the village of Williston Park upon which the wells of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park are located within 50 feet of such wells and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property within said limits except the board of trustees or any such board or person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties of supervision or maintenance of the public water supply or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the board of trustees of the village of Williston Park.

(h) Inspections. The board of trustees of the village of Williston Park or such other board, person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the village of Williston Park or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said board of trustees to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of trustees to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of trustees shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(i) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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DISTRICTS

Section 127.60 - Central Park Water District, town of Oyster Bay

DISTRICTS

127.60 Central Park Water District, town of Oyster Bay.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of the Public Health Law shall apply to all wells located on lands owned by Central Park Water District, situated in the town of Oyster Bay, county of Nassau, New York.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the wells now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed in said Central Park Water District for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to any well.

(c) Privy, bathwater, laundry wastes, sewage and other excremental matter, garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen and sink wastes, stable, barnyard manure, compost heap. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta and no bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, and no garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes and no stable, barnyard or other places for domestic animals and no manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the said Central Park Water District, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter any well without having first passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 100 feet from any well forming the source of the public water supply of the said Central Park Water District.

(2) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsurface or surface water or other special local conditions, sewage, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench of place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health or of the Commissioner of Health of the Nassau County Health Department, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health or the Commissioner of Health of the Nassau County Health Department.

(3) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil within a distance of 250 feet of any well; and no manure or compost of any kind, not containing human excreta, shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 100 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the said Central Park Water District.

(d) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the said Central Park Water District upon which the wells of the public water supply of the said subdivision known as Central Park Water District are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the officers and directors of Central Park Water District or any person or persons who may be duly charged with the maintenance of the public water supply or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the Central Park Water District.

(e) Inspections. The board of commissioners of the Central Park Water District or such other board, person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the Central Park Water District or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said board of commissioners to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health and the Commissioner of Health of the Nassau County Health Department of such violations. The board of commissioners shall report to the State Commissioner of Health and the Commissioner of Health of the Nassau County Health Department in writing annually, on the first of January, the result of the regular inspections made during the preceeding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection. (f) General clause. In addition to observing the foregoing requirements, all persons shall refrain from any act, although not heretofore specified, which may result in the contamination of any portion of the water supply of the Central Park Water District.

(g) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of the Public Health Law, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to the permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.61 - Hicksville Water District, town of Oyster Bay

127.61 Hicksville Water District, town of Oyster Bay.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (the Public Health Law), as finally amended by chapter 510 of the Laws of 1921, as heretofore set forth, shall apply to all wells of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District of the town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County, N. Y.

(b) Definition. Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or receptacle of any kind used for the temporary storage of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District unless especially constructed of masonry, concrete or metal to form a watertight receptacle from which no outward percolation can take place. All such receptacles located within the limiting distance referred to in this paragraph shall be constructed only with the approval of and under the supervision of the board of water commissioners of the Hicksville Water District.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District.

(3) No cesspool, pit or other receptacle used for the temporary storage of human excreta or sewage shall be constructed, located, maintained or allowed to remain between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision unless said cesspool, pit or other receptacle is watertight and so arranged and equipped that the said excreta or sewage will not overflow and is at once removed by pump or other satisfactory means through watertight pipes or conduits to some proper place of ultimate disposal, as hereinafter provided, except that suitable removable vessels or receptacles for the temporary storage of said human excreta or sewage may be provided and maintained between the said limiting distances if at all times maintained in an absolutely watertight condition and in such manner as to permit of convenient removal of said excreta or sewage to some place of ultimate disposal as hereinafter set forth.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid removable vessels or receptacles permitted under paragraphs (1) and (3) of this subdivision shall be removed and the vessels or receptacles thoroughly cleaned and deodorized as often as may be found necessary in order to maintain them or the privy or place in which they are kept in proper sanitary condition and to effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy or other place. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transferred from the privy or place of temporary storage to the place of final disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents while being transferred shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid removable receptacles permitted under paragraphs (1) and (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits at a depth of not less than 18 inches below the surface and at a distance not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District.

(6) Whenever, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, it is considered by the State Commissioner of Health that excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal or the garbage or wastes from any dump may be washed over the surface or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the trench or place of disposal or the said garbage or waste dump shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, house slops, sink wastes, etc. (1) No house slops, bath water, laundry or garage wastes or sewage or other excretal matter from any water closet, privy, receptacle or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, discharged or allowed to escape on or beneath the surface of the ground within 200 feet of any well of the Hicksville Water District, except into suitable watertight iron pipes with leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, plans for which have been submitted to and received the approval of the State engineer and a permit obtained from their department. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuses or waste matter from any industrial establishment nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon the surface of the ground or be allowed to escape or percolate into or through the ground below the surface within a distance of 100 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point less than 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to escape into any well nor to be placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground or be dug or buried in the soil at a less depth than 18 inches below the surface nor within a distance of 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animals, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or maintained or allowed to remain on the surface of the ground or beneath the surface of the ground within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District.

(g) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District.

(h) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Hicksville Water District.

(i) Inspection. The board of water commissioners of the Hicksville Water District shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of the said board of water commissioners to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of water commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of water commissioners shall report in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(j) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (the Public Health Law), the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.62 - Jericho Water District, town of Oyster Bay

127.62 Jericho Water District, town of Oyster Bay.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (the Public Health Law), as heretofore set forth, shall apply to all wells of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District of the town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County, N.Y.

(b) Definition. Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or receptacle of any kind used for the temporary storage of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District.

(2) No privy, privy vault, cesspool or other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District.

(3) No cesspool, pit or other receptacle used for the temporary storage of human excreta or sewage shall be constructed, located, maintained or allowed to remain between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision unless said cesspool, pit or other receptacle is watertight and so arranged and equipped that the said excreta or sewage will not overflow and is at once removed by pump or other satisfactory means through watertight pipes or conduits to some proper place of ultimate disposal, as hereinafter provided, except that suitable removable vessels or receptacles for the temporary storage of said human excreta or sewage may be provided and maintained between the said limiting distances if at all times maintained in an absolutely watertight condition and in such manner as to permit of convenient removal of said excreta or sewage to some place of ultimate disposal as hereinafter set forth.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid removable vessels or receptacles permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall be removed and the vessels or receptacles thoroughly cleaned and deodorized as often as may be found necessary in order to maintain them or the privy or place in which they are kept in proper sanitary condition and to effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy or other place. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transferred from the privy or place of temporary storage to the place of final disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents while being transferred shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid removable receptacles permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits at a depth of not less than 18 inches below the surface and at a distance not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District.

(6) Whenever, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water, or other special local conditions, it is considered by the State Commissioner of Health that excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacles or from any trench or place of disposal or the garbage or wastes from any dump may be washed over the surface or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the trench or place or disposal or the said garbage or waste dump shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, house slops, sink wastes, etc. (1) No house slops, bath water, laundry, garage or stable wastes or sewage or other excretal matter from any water closet, privy, receptacle or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, discharged or allowed to escape on or beneath the surface of the ground within 200 feet of any well of the Jericho Water District, except into suitable watertight iron pipes with leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, plans for which have been submitted to and received the approval of the State engineer and a permit obtained from this department. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any industrial establishment nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon the surface of the ground or be allowed to escape or percolate into or through the ground below the surface within a distance of 100 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point less than 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to escape into any well nor to be placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground or be dug or buried in the soil at a less depth than 18 inches below the surface nor within a distance of 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animals, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or maintained or allowed to remain on the surface of the ground or beneath the surface of the ground within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District. HEALTH 10B

(g) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District.

(h) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Jericho Water District.

(i) Inspections. The board of water commissioners of the Jericho Water District shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of the said board of water commissioners to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of water commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of water commissioners shall report in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(j) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (the Public Health Law), the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.63 - Locust Valley Water District

127.63 Locust Valley Water District.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to the wells located on land, owned by the district in the town of Oyster Bay and located east of the Locust Valley railroad station along the highway running from Locust Valley to Oyster Bay, which forms the source of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District, Nassau County, N.Y.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the wells now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at this point for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from the wells is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle, which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 150 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container, which shall be emptied as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) Whenever the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers become filled within six inches of the top, said receptacles or containers shall be emptied or removed and the contents disposed of as hereinafter provided in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transported from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents, or the removable containers, while being transported shall be thoroughly covered, and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow at a distance of not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into the well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with tight leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which has been granted by the State Commissioner of Health) within 150 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District. It is provided, however, that no such watertight iron pipe shall be located within 25 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage, dairy or cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 150 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, no barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, no hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals and no manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter any well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Locust Valley Water District upon which the wells of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the board of water commissioners or any such board or person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties of supervision or maintenance of the public water supply or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the Locust Valley Water District.

(h) Camps. No temporary camp, tent building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District.

(j) Inspections. The board of water commissioners of the Locust Valley Water District or such other board, person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the Locust Valley Water District or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the well for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said board of water commissioners to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of water commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of water commissioners shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection. (k) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.64 - Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, town of North Hempstead

127.64 Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, town of North Hempstead.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 510 of the Laws of 1921, shall apply to all wells of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, town of North Hempstead, Nassau County, New York.

(b) Definition. Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or receptacle of any kind used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 50 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in suitable watertight receptacles and shall at all times be removed and disposed of as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid removable receptacles shall be removed and the receptacles cleaned and disinfected as often as may be found necessary in order to maintain the privy in proper sanitary condition and to effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal, the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transferred from the privy to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises or of the adjoining premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specially ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid receptacles shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits at a depth of not less than 12 inches below the surface of the ground and in such manner as to effectually prevent them being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local condition, the excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal, may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, house slops, sink wastes, etc. (1) No house slops, bath water, laundry or garage wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape on or beneath the surface of the ground within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with tight leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which has been granted by the State Commissioner of Health. The watertight receptacles provided above, however, shall not be located within 50 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any dairy, cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon the surface of the ground or be allowed to escape or percolate into or through the ground below the surface within a distance of 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, nor shall any such liquid or solid matter be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground below the surface between the limiting distances of 50 feet and 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed and disposed of as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c). (e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point within less than 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be so constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings from the same may enter any such well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the above drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to escape into any well nor to be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground within 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, nor shall such human excreta or compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil at a less depth than 12 inches below the surface of the ground nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or allowed to remain on the surface of the ground or beneath the surface of the ground within a distance of 300 feet of any well of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District, nor shall any such material or refuse be so placed, maintained or allowed to remain that the drainings, leachings or washings therefrom may reach any well of said public water supply without having first percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 300 feet.

(g) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District.

(h) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District.

(i) Inspections. The board of water commissioners of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water District of the town of North Hempstead or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said board of water commissioners to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of water commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of water commissioners shall report in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(j) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.65 - Westbury Water District

127.65 Westbury Water District.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to the wells located on land, owned by the Westbury Water District, and bounded by Drexel Avenue, Schenck Avenue, Hicks Lane and Hicks Nursery in the unincorporated village of Westbury, town of North Hempstead, which wells form the source of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District, the incorporated village of Old Westbury, the Carle Place Water District, and the New Cassel Water District, Nassau County, New York.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the wells now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at this point for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from the wells is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the wells.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind placed or used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle, which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container which shall be emptied as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) Whenever the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers become filled within six inches of the top, said receptacles or containers shall be emptied or removed and the contents disposed of as hereinafter provided in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transported from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents, or the removable containers, while being transported shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance of not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with tight leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which shall have been granted by the State Commissioner of Health) within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District. It is provided, however, that no such watertight receptacle shall be within 75 feet nor any such watertight iron pipe shall be located within 25 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c) within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, no barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, no hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals and no manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter any well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 75 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Westbury Water District upon which the wells of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District are located, and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the board of water commissioners or any such board or person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties of supervision or maintenance of the public water supply or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the board of water commissioners of the Westbury Water District.

(h) Inspections. The board of water commissioners of the Westbury Water District or such other board, person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the Westbury Water District or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said board of water commissioners to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of water commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of water commissioners shall report to the State Commissioner of Health, in writing annually, on the first of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the well at the time of the last inspection.

(i) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.66 - West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District

127.66 West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 309 of the Laws of 1926, shall apply to all wells of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District, Nassau County, New York.

(b) Definition. Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or receptacle of any kind used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in suitable watertight receptacles and shall, at all times, be deposited as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid removable receptacles shall be removed and the receptacles cleaned and disinfected as often as may be found necessary in order to maintain the privy in proper sanitary condition and to effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundations or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transferred from the privy to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises or of the adjoining premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specially ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid receptacles shall be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits at a depth of not less than 12 inches below the surface of the ground and in such a manner as to effectually prevent them being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local condition, the excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface or through the soil into any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the trench or place of disposal, shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, house slops, sink wastes, etc. (1) No house slops, bath water, laundry or garage wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow onto the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with leaded joints connected to a sewer system, a permit for which has been secured from the State Commissioner of Health.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any dairy, cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon or percolate into or through the ground below the surface within a distance of 100 feet from any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are removed and disposed of in the manner provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c). (3) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point within 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be so constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings from the same may enter any such well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the above drainage, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 75 feet from any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District.

(4) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta or compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread HEALTH 10B upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet of any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water district.

(e) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or beneath the surface within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District, nor shall any such matters be so placed or maintained that the leachings or washings therefrom may reach any well without having first percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of at least 300 feet.

(f) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained with a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District.

(g) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the West Hempstead-Hempstead Gardens Water District.

(h) Inspections. The board of water commissioners of the West Hempstead, Hempstead Gardens Water District or their duly appointed representatives shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said board of water commissioners to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of water commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of water commissioners shall report in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(i) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.100 - Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company

COMPANIES

127.100 Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 510 of the Laws of 1921, shall apply to all wells of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company, Nassau County, New York.

(b) Interpretation. Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to such well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or receptacle of any kind used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance described by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in suitable watertight receptacles and shall at all times be deposited as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid removable receptacles shall be removed and the receptacles cleaned and disinfected as often as may be found necessary in order to maintain the privy in proper sanitary condition and to effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transferred from the privy to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the least possible annoyance or inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises or to occupants of adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specially ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid receptacles shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits at a depth of not less than 12 inches below the surface of the ground and in such manner as to effectually prevent them being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance not less than 500 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local condition, the excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, house slops, sink wastes, etc. (1) No house slops, bath water, laundry or garage wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape on or beneath the surface of the ground within 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with tight leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which has been granted by the State Commissioner of Health. It is provided, however, that no such watertight receptacle shall be within 100 feet, nor any such watertight iron pipe shall be within 25 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any dairy, cheese factory nor water in which milk cans, utensils, clothing, bedding, carpets or harness have been washed or rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon the surface of the ground or be allowed to escape or percolate into or through the ground below the surface within a distance of 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company, nor shall any such liquid or solid matter be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground below the surface except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed and disposed of as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c), between the limiting distances of 100 feet and 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company. (e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point less than 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company and none of the above named objects of sources of pollution shall be so constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings from the same may enter any such well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the above drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 200 feet from any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to escape into any well nor to be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground within 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company; nor shall such human excreta or compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil at a less depth than 12 inches below the surface of the ground nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company, and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes, etc. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or allowed to remain on the surface of the ground or beneath the surface of the ground within a distance of 300 feet of any well of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company, nor shall any such material or refuse be so placed, maintained or allowed to remain that the drainings, leachings or washings therefrom may reach any well of said public water supply without having first percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of 300 feet.

(g) Camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structure for housing laborers engaged on construction work or for other purposes shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company.

(h) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company.

(i) Inspections. The Hempstead and Oyster Bay Water Company of the town of Hempstead or any other person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of said company or its duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said company to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The company shall report in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(j) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.101 - Long Island Water Corporation (Baldwin, Roosevelt, Hempstead Villa, Lakeview and Valley Stream)

127.101 Long Island Water Corporation (Baldwin, Roosevelt, Hempstead Villa, Lakeview and Valley Stream).

(a) Application. The following rules and regulations enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as finally amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, shall apply to all existing wells and such wells as may be developed in the future on the properties of the Long Island Water Corporation at Baldwin, Roosevelt, Hempstead Villa, Lakeview and Valley Stream in the town of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York, such wells being the sources of public water supply of said corporation.

(b) Definition of terms. Wherever used in this section:

(1) The term water supply means the public water supply of the Long Island Water Corporation in the town of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York.

(2) The term wells means the wells now used as sources of this public water supply or any wells developed in the future as additional sources of this public water supply, which are located on land now owned by the corporation at Baldwin, Roosevelt and Valley Stream in Nassau County, New York.

(3) The linear distance of a structure or object from a well is the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Human excreta. (1) No human excreta shall be buried in the soil at a distance of less than 500 feet from any well.

(2) No privy or receptacle of any kind for the storage or deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 50 feet of any well.

(3) Every privy or receptacle for the storage or deposit of human excreta, located between the prescribed 50 feet and 150 feet from any well, shall be arranged so that all excreta will be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container, which shall be emptied when filled within six inches of the top and the contents disposed of so that no nuisance will be created.

(4) Whenever, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, excremental matter from any aforesaid privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal may be washed through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, the said privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal shall be removed, after due notice to the owner thereof, to such places as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage. (1) No sewage shall be discharged nor deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 150 feet of any well except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which shall be removed, before overflowing, in such a manner as to prevent the pollution of the ground about the receptacle, or into suitable watertight iron pipes with tight leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which has been granted by the State Commissioner of Health. It is provided, however, that no such watertight iron pipe shall be located within 50 feet of any well.

(2) No bath water, sink or laundry wastes shall be discharged or deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 75 feet of any well.

(e) Wastes, refuse and garbage. No garbage, refuse, putrescible matter, decayed fruits or vegetables, dead animal or other material that pollutes water shall be deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 100 feet of any well nor in such a manner that it can be washed by rain, melting snow or otherwise through the ground into the wells.

(f) Places for animals. No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals shall be located within 100 feet of any well.

(g) Manure. No manure or manure pile shall be maintained or allowed to remain within 150 feet of any well.

(h) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Long Island Water Corporation upon which the wells of the public water supply of said corporation are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except such person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties or such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the Long Island Water Corporation.

(i) Camps. No camp, tent, building or other structure for occupancy by transients or for the housing of laborers engaged in construction work or for any use, except as a private camp or dwelling maintained by a person for his own personal use or for the use of his family and friends, shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well.

(j) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well.

(k) Inspections. The Long Island Water Corporation, its officers or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of the aforesaid corporation to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the person violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the Long Island Water Corporation to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The aforesaid corporation shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last Inspection. (l) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.102 - New York Water Service Corporation (city of Glen Cove)

127.102 New York Water Service Corporation (city of Glen Cove).

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, shall apply to the wells located on a tract of land situated in the valley of Glen Creek, a short distance north of the southern boundary of the city of Glen Cove, owned and operated by the New York Water Service Corporation, and serving the city of Glen Cove, Nassau County, N.Y.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to the wells now used as a source of this public water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at this point for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from the wells is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Privies adjacent to any well. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 75 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle, which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind, placed or used for the temporary storage of human excreta, located between the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, shall be arranged in such a manner that all excreta shall be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container, which shall be emptied as set forth in paragraphs (4) and (5) of this subdivision.

(4) Whenever the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers become filled within six inches of the top, said receptacles or containers shall be emptied or removed and the contents disposed of as hereinafter provided in order to maintain the privy or receptacle in proper sanitary condition and effectually prevent any overflow upon the soil or upon the foundation or floor of the privy. In effecting this removal the utmost care shall be exercised that none of the contents be allowed to escape while being transported from the privy or receptacle to the place of disposal hereinafter specified and that the contents, or the removable containers, while being transported shall be thoroughly covered and that the least possible annoyance and inconvenience be caused to occupants of the premises and the adjacent premises.

(5) Unless otherwise specifically ordered or permitted by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid watertight receptacles or removable containers permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall, when removed, be disposed of by burying in trenches or pits and covered with not less than 12 inches of soil in such a manner as effectually to prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at a distance of not less than 500 feet from any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height or flow of subsoil or surface water or other special local conditions, excremental matter from any privy or aforesaid receptacle or from any trench or place of disposal may, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, then the said privy or receptacle for excreta or the said trench or place of disposal shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance or to such place as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c), or into suitable watertight iron pipes with leaded joints connected to a sewage disposal system, a permit for which shall have been granted by the State Commissioner of Health) within 200 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove. It is provided, however, that no such watertight receptacle shall be within 75 feet nor any such watertight iron pipe shall be located within 15 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 200 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove.

(e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, no barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, no hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals and no manure pile or compost heap shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 75 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter any well without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered, dissipated form and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 75 feet from any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of any well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 75 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove.

(f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing wastes. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or waste matter of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 300 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove.

(g) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the New York Water Service Corporation upon which the wells forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove are located, and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the representative of the New York Water Service Corporation or any person or persons who may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties of supervision or maintenance of the water supply or except such other persons as may be authorized to enter said property by the New York Water Service Corporation.

(h) No camp, tent, building or other structure for occupancy by transients or for the housing of laborers engaged in construction work or for any other use, except as a private camp or dwelling maintained by a person for his own personal use or for the use of his family and friends, shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 500 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove.

(j) Inspections. The New York Water Service Corporation or any person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said water company to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the New York Water Service Corporation to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The New York Water Service Corporation shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the well at the time of the last inspection. (k) General clause. In addition to observing the foregoing requirements all persons shall refrain from any act, although not heretofore specified, which may result in the contamination of any portion of the public water supply of the city of Glen Cove.

(l) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 395 of the Laws of 1928, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relates to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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Section 127.103 - Sea Cliff Water Company

127.103 Sea Cliff Water Company.

(a) Application. The following rules and regulations enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as finally amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, shall apply to all existing wells and such additional wells as may be developed in the future on the property of Sea Cliff Water Company, Nassau County, New York, such wells being the sources of public water supply of the village of Sea Cliff and the adjacent area in the town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County, New York.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term well whenever used in this section means any well now used as a source of this public water supply or any additional well which may be constructed on the property of the Sea Cliff Water Company for the purpose of this water supply.

(2) Wherever the linear distance of a structure or object from a well is mentioned in this section, it is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

(c) Privies, human excreta, sewage, etc. (1) No privy, cesspool, septic tank, subsurface leaching tile or receptacle of any kind for the storage, deposit or disposal of human excreta or sewage except a cast iron sewer laid with leaded joints, plans for which sewer shall first have been approved by the State Department of Health, shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well.

(2) No human excreta or sewage shall be so stored, disposed of or discharged onto the surface of the ground so that the material will drain or be washed by rain or melting snow to points within 100 feet of any well.

(3) Whenever, in the opinion of the State Commissioner of Health, excremental matter from any aforesaid privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal may be washed through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, the said privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal shall be removed, after due notice to the owner thereof, to such places as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health.

(4) No cesspool, pit or receptacle of any kind for the storage, deposit or disposal of bath water, sink or laundry wastes, garbage, refuse, manure or putrescible matter shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any well.

(5) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals shall be located within 100 feet of any well.

(d) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Sea Cliff Water Company upon which the wells of the public water supply are located, and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except such person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance of the supply in the official performance of their duties or such other persons as may be authorized to enter such property by the said company.

(e) General clause. In addition to observing the foregoing requirements, all persons shall refrain from any act, though not heretofore specified, which may result in contamination of any portion of the water supply of the Sea Cliff Water Company.

(f) Inspections. The Sea Cliff Water Company, its officers or its duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of the aforesaid company to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the person violating the same with notices of such violations. If such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the Sea Cliff Water Company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The Sea Cliff Water Company shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general surroundings of the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(g) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 391 of the Laws of 1933, the penalty for each and every violation of or noncompliance with any of these rules and regulations which relate to a permanent source or act of contamination is hereby fixed at $100.
 

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