Part 111 - Delaware County

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VILLAGES

Section 111.1 - Village of Delhi

VILLAGES

Section 111.1 Village of Delhi. (a) Application. The rules and regulations set forth in this section, duly made and adopted in accordance with the provisions of sections 1100-1107 of the Public Health Law, shall apply to the wells which comprise the source of the public water supply of the Village of Delhi. Said wells are located on land owned by the village of Delhi and are situated approximately 225 feet southerly of New York State Route 10 in and around the Village of Delhi pump house and garage.

(b) Definitions. (1) Agricultural-associated animal waste shall mean manure from agricultural industries.

(2) Chloride salt shall mean the solid compounds or solutions of potassium chloride (commonly used as fertilizer), calcium chloride (commonly used for winter road maintenance), or sodium chloride (commonly used for water-softener regeneration).

(3) Herbicide shall mean any substance used to destroy or inhibit plant growth.

(4) Human excreta shall mean human feces and urine.

(5) Junkyard shall mean an area where two or more unregistered, old or secondhand motor vehicles are being accumulated for purposes of disposal, resale of used parts, or reclaiming certain materials such as metal, glass, fabric and/or the like.

(6) Linear distance shall mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the extension of the centerline of the wells.

(7) Manure shall mean animal feces and urine.

(8) Nonagricultural-associated animal waste shall mean manure obtained from nonagricultural industries.

(9) Pesticide shall mean any substance used to destroy or inhibit pests such as rodents and insects.

(10) Pollutant shall mean dredge, spoil, solid waste, incinerator residue, sewage, garbage, sewage sludge, chemical biological materials, radioactive materials, heat, wrecked or discarded equipment, rock, sand, cellar dirt, industrial and municipal waste, and agricultural- and nonagricultural-associated animal waste.

(11) Radiation shall mean ionizing radiation, that is, any alpha particle, beta particle, gamma ray, X-ray, neutron, high-speed proton, and any other atomic particle producing ionization, but shall not mean any sound or radio wave, or visible, infrared or ultraviolet light.

(12) Radioactive material shall mean any material in any form that emits radiation spontaneously.

(13) Refuse shall mean all putrescible and nonputrescible solid wastes, including garbage, manure, rubbish, ashes, incinerator residue, street cleanings, dead animals, offal and solid commercial and industrial wastes.

(14) Refuse disposal area shall mean land used for the depositing of refuse, except that is shall not include the land used for depositing of refuse from a single family, a member of which is the owner, occupant or lessee of said land, or any part of a farm on which only agricultural-associated animal wastes resulting from the operation of such farm are deposited.

(15) Sewage shall mean any liquid or solid waste matter from a domestic, commercial, private or industrial establishment which is normally carried off in sewers or waste pipes.

(16) Sewage disposal system shall mean any system used for disposing of sewage.

(17) Toxic substance shall mean any toxic substance as so defined by subdivision 2 of section 4801 of the Public Health Law.

(18) Treatment works shall mean any treatment plant, sewer, disposal field, lagoon, pumping station, septic system, construction drainage ditch or surface water intercepting ditch, incinerator, area devoted to sanitary landfill, or other works not specifically mentioned in this paragraph, installed for the purpose of treating, neutralizing, stabilizing or disposing of sewage.

(19) Water supply shall mean the public water supply of the Village of Delhi.

(20) Wells shall mean any well now used as a source of water supply for the Village of Delhi, or any additional wells which may be constructed or developed in the future as a source for such water supply.

(c) General prohibitions. No person, including State agencies or political subdivisions having jurisdiction, shall perform any act or grant any permit or approval which may result in the contravention of the standards for raw water quality as contained in Part 170 of this Title.

(d) Specific prohibitions. (1) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells.

(2) Chloride salt. No chloride salt shall be stored within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells, except in weatherproof buildings or watertight vessels acceptable to the village.

(3) Herbicides and pesticides. No pesticides or herbicides shall be stored, discharged, applied or allowed to remain within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells, unless: (i) a permit is obtained from the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction; or

(ii) if there are no permit requirements, then storage only may be permitted in a facility acceptable to the Village of Delhi which shall provide containment in the event of damage to the storage containers.

(4) Human excreta and sewage. (i) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta or sewage shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells.

(ii) No human excreta or sewage shall be deposited or spread upon or beneath the surface of the ground within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells.

(iii) No sewage or polluted liquid of any kind shall be discharged or allowed to flow on or beneath the surface of the ground within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells, except in watertight pipes connected to a sewage disposal system or treatment works for which a permit has been granted by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility. No such watertight pipe shall be located within a 15-foot linear distance of the wells.

(5) Junkyards. No junkyards shall be located within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells.

(6) Radioactive material. No radioactive material shall be disposed of by burial in soil within a 1,000-foot linear distance of the wells.

(7) Refuse. No refuse shall be deposited on or beneath the surface of ground within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells.

(8) Refuse disposal area. No refuse disposal area shall be located within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells.

(9) Toxic substances. No container used for the storage of toxic substances shall be buried beneath the surface of the ground within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells, except as otherwise permitted under the provisions of subparagraph (4)(iii) of this subdivision.

(10) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Village of Delhi upon which the wells are located, and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the person or persons authorized to enter said property by the Village of Delhi.

(11) Other wastes. No pollutant of any kind shall be discharged or deposited upon the property of the Village of Delhi upon which the wells are located, except as otherwise permitted by the provisions of subparagraph (4)(iii) of this subdivision.

(e) Inspections. The Village of Delhi, by its trustees and its duly appointed representatives, or any person or persons charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply system, shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells to ascertain compliance with the rules and regulations set forth in this section. It shall be the duty of the aforesaid trustees of the Village of Delhi to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same, together 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 aforesaid trustees of the Village of Delhi to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The aforesaid trustees of the Village of Delhi shall report to the State HEALTH 10B Commissioner of Health in writing annually, prior to the 30th day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year. The report shall state the number of inspections which were made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served, the number of violations abated, and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells at the time of the last inspection.

(f) Penalties for violations. Penalties for violations of these rules and regulations shall be those specified by section 1103 of the Public Health Law.
 

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Section 111.2 - Village of Fleischmanns

111.2 Village of Fleischmanns, Delaware County. (a) Application. The rules and regulations set forth in this section and adopted in accordance with the provisions of sections 1100-1107 of the Public Health Law, shall apply to the wells and springs which comprise the source of the public water supply of the Village of Fleischmanns, Delaware County. Said wells and springs are located on land and rights-of-way owned by the Village of Fleischmanns, and are situated as follows:

(1) Well No. 1--southeasterly corner of the Village of Fleischmanns, southerly of Emory Brook.

(2) Well No. 2--southeast corner of village, northerly of Emory Brook.

(3) Well No. 3--adjacent to the village ballpark.

(4) Well No. 4--northeasterly corner of the village reservoir lot in the Town of Middletown, southerly of New York State Route 28.

(5) Well Nos. 5 and 6--southwesterly corner of village, easterly of Depot Street.

(6) Springs--all springs are located along the southern edge of the village reservoir property and also along the Penn Central Railroad right-of-way between New York State Route 28 and Green Hill Road, all in the Town of Middletown.

(b) Definitions. (1) Agricultural associated animal waste shall mean manure obtained from agricultural industries.

(2) Chloride salt shall mean the solid compounds or solutions of potassium chloride (commonly used as fertilizer), calcium chloride (commonly used for winter road maintenance) or sodium chloride (commonly used for water softener regeneration).

(3) Herbicide shall mean any substance used to destroy or inhibit plant growth.

(4) Human excreta shall mean human feces and urine.

(5) Junkyard shall mean an area where two or more unregistered, old or secondhand motor vehicles are being accumulated for purposes of disposal, resale of used parts or reclaiming certain materials such as metal, glass, fabric and/or the like.

(6) Linear distance shall mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the nearest well or spring.

(7) Manure shall mean animal feces or urine.

(8) Nonagricultural associated animal waste shall mean manure obtained from nonagricultural industries.

(9) Pesticide shall mean any substance used to destroy or inhibit pests such as rodents and insects.

(10) Pollutant shall mean dredge, spoil, solid waste, incinerator residue, sewage, garbage, sewage sludge, chemical waste, biological materials, radioactive materials, heat, wrecked or discarded equipment, rock, sand, cellar dirt, industrial and municipal wastes and agricultural and nonagricultural associated animal wastes.

(11) Radiation shall mean ionizing radiation, that is, any alpha particle, beta particle, gamma ray, X-ray, neutron, high-speed proton, but shall not mean any sound or radio wave, or visible, infrared or ultraviolet light.

(12) Radioactive material shall mean any material in any form that emits radiation spontaneously.

(13) Refuse shall mean all putrescible and nonputrescible solid wastes, including garbage, manure, rubbish, ashes, incinerator residue, street cleanings, dead animals, offal and solid commercial or industrial wastes.

(14) Refuse disposal area shall mean land used for the depositing of refuse, except that it shall not include the land used for the depositing of refuse from a single family, a member of which is the owner, occupant or lessee of said land, or any part of a farm on which only agricultural associated animal wastes resulting from the operation of such farm are deposited.

(15) Sewage shall mean any liquid or solid waste matter from a domestic, commercial, private or industrial establishment which is normally carried off in sewers or waste pipes.

(16) Sewage disposal system shall mean any system used for disposing of sewage.

(17) Toxic substance shall mean any toxic substance as so defined by subdivision 2 of section 4801 of the Public Health Law.

(18) Treatment works shall mean any treatment plant, sewer, disposal field, lagoon, pumping station, septic system, constructed drainage ditch or surface water intercepting ditch, incinerator, area devoted to sanitary landfills, or other works not specifically mentioned in this paragraph, installed for the purpose of treating, neutralizing, stabilizing or disposing of sewage.

(19) Water supply shall mean the public water supply of the Village of Fleischmanns.

(20) Wells or springs shall mean any well or spring now used as a source of water supply for the Village of Fleischmanns or any additional well or spring which may be constructed as a source for such water supply.

(c) General prohibitions. No person, including State agencies or political subdivisions having jurisdiction, shall perform any act or grant any permit or approval which may result in the contravention of the standards for raw water quality as contained in Part 170 of this Title. (d) Specific prohibitions. (1) Agricultural waste. No manure or offal shall be deposited or spread upon or beneath the surface of the ground within a 150-foot linear distance of the wells or springs.

(2) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a 250-foot linear distance of the wells or springs.

(3) Chloride salt. No chloride salt shall be stored within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells or springs, except in weatherproof buildings or watertight vessels.

(4) Herbicides and pesticides. No herbicides or pesticides shall be stored, discharged, applied or allowed to remain within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells, or springs unless a permit to do so has been obtained from the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction.

(5) Human excreta and sewage. (i) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle for either temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta or sewage shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within a 150-foot linear distance of the wells or springs.

(ii) No human excreta or sewage shall be deposited or spread upon or beneath the surface of the ground within a 150-foot linear distance of the wells or springs.

(iii) No sewage or polluted liquid of any kind shall be discharged or allowed to flow on or beneath the surface of the ground within a 150-foot linear distance of the wells or springs; except in watertight pipes connected to a sewage disposal system or treatment works for which a permit has been granted by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility. No such watertight pipe shall be located within a 15-foot linear distance of the wells or springs.

(6) Radioactive material. No radioactive material shall be disposed of by burial in soil within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells or springs, and not within a 500-foot to 1,000-foot linear distance of the wells or springs unless authorization has been obtained from the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction and such burial is in accordance with the provisions of Part 16 of this Title.

(7) Solid waste. (i) Junkyards. No junkyard shall be located within a 250-foot linear distance of the wells and springs.

(ii) Refuse. No refuse shall be deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within a 250-foot linear distance of the wells and springs.

(iii) Refuse disposal area. No refuse disposal area shall be located within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells or springs.

(8) Toxic chemicals. No container used for the storage of toxic substances shall be buried beneath the surface of the ground within a 500-foot linear distance of the wells or springs, except as may otherwise be permitted under the provisions of this subdivision.

(9) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Village of Fleischmanns upon which the wells or springs are located and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property, except the person or persons authorized to enter said property by the Village of Fleischmanns.

(e) Inspections. The trustees of the Village of Fleischmanns or any person or persons charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply system shall, by duly appointed village officers or representatives, make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the wells or springs to ascertain whether these rules and regulations are being complied with. It shall be the duty of the aforesaid trustees of the Village of Fleischmanns to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same, together 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 aforesaid trustees of the Village of Fleischmanns to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The aforesaid trustees of the Village of Fleischmanns shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, prior to the 30th day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year. The report shall state the number of inspections which were made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served, the number of violations abated, and the general condition of the area surrounding the wells and springs at the time of the last inspection.

(f) Penalties for violations. Penalties for violations of this section shall be those specified by section 1103 of the Public Health Law.
 

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Section 111.3 - Village of Walton

111.3 Village of Walton. (a) Privies adjacent to reservoirs, springs or watercourses.

(1) No privy or place for the deposit or storage of human excreta shall be constructed, located or maintained within 25 feet, horizontal measurement, of the high-water mark or precipitous bank of any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse which when running flows eventually into a reservoir of the Walton water supply.

(2) No privy vault, pit or cesspool or nontransportable receptacle of any kind for the reception or storage of human excreta shall be constructed, located or maintained within 150 feet, horizontal measurement, of the high-water mark or precipitous bank of any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse as aforesaid.

(3) Every privy or place for the deposit of human excreta, which is constructed, located or maintained between the aforesaid limits of 25 and 150 feet, horizontal measurement, from the high-water mark or precipitous bank of any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse as aforesaid, and from which the said excrement is not at once removed automatically by means of suitable watertight pipes or conduits to some place of disposal beyond the said maximum limits, shall be arranged in such manner that all such excreta shall be received and temporarily retained in suitable vessels or receptacles, which shall at all times be maintained in an absolutely watertight condition and which shall admit of convenient removal to some place of ultimate disposal beyond the said maximum limits.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid removable receptacles shall be removed and the receptacles cleansed and deodorized as often as is necessary to keep the receptacles in proper sanitary condition and to prevent an overflow of the excreta upon the soil or floor of the privy.

(5) The excreta so collected shall be removed so as to cause the least nuisance possible and shall be so disposed of that they cannot be washed either over the surface or through the subsoil into any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse of any kind as aforesaid and shall be so placed as not to cause an offensive nuisance.

(6) Whenever it shall be found that, owing to the porous character of the soil, the height and flow of the surface or subsoil waters, the steepness of the slopes or other special conditions of the locality, the excremental matter from any privy, cesspool or other receptable for human excreta may be washed over the surface or through the subsoil into a reservoir or into any spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid without having been thereby, in the opinion of the State Department of Health, sufficiently purified, then the said privy, cesspool or other receptacle shall, after due notice to the owner thereof, be removed to such greater distance from said high-water mark as shall be considered safe and proper by the Department of Health.

(b) House slops, sink waste, laundry water and other similar sewage. (1) No sewage, house slops, sink waste, water in which milk cans, clothes or bedding have been washed or rinsed nor any other polluted water or liquid shall be thrown or discharged directly into a reservoir or into any spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid, nor shall any such aforesaid liquid or solid matter or other polluted liquid be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground at any point within 250 feet of any such reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid; nor shall any such polluted liquid be discharged into the ground below the surface in any manner whereby the same may flow into any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid without percolating through earth for a distance of at least 50 feet, horizontal measurement.

(2) No clothing, animals, vehicles nor anything which pollutes water shall be washed, nor shall any person bathe in any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid.

(3) No garbage or putrescible refuse of any kind be thrown or discharged directly into any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid nor shall any such substances be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground at any point within 250 feet of any such reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid, nor shall any such polluted matter be thrown, buried or discharged into the ground below the surface in any manner whereby the same or any washings from the same may flow into any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid without flowing through the earth for a distance of at least 50 feet, horizontal measurement, to the high-water mark or precipitous bank of any reservoir or of any spring, stream, ditch or watercourse flowing into any reservoir of the water supply of the Village of Walton, N.Y.

(c) Manure, composts and similar matter. (1) No stable, pigsty, henhouse, barnyard, hog or duck yard, hitching or standing place for cattle or horses or other place where animal manure accumulates and no compost or manure heap shall be located or maintained within 125 feet of, nor shall they or any watering place for horses, cattle or other animals be so arranged that the polluted drainings therefrom shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground at any point within 250 feet of any such reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid; nor shall any such polluted liquid be discharged into the ground below the surface in any manner whereby the same may flow into any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid without percolating through earth for a distance of at least 50 feet, horizontal measurement, nor flow into or through covered drains within 50 feet of the high-water mark or precipitous bank of any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid. (2) No human excreta nor compost containing human excreta shall be spread upon the ground within 250 feet of the high-water mark or precipitous bank of a reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid, and no manures or composts of any kind shall be deposited so that they may be washed a less distance than 250 feet over the surface of the ground or 50 feet through the subsoil into any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid without having undergone purification.

(d) Dead animals, vegetable refuse and manufacturing wastes. No dead animal, bird, fish nor any part thereof nor any filthy or impure matter nor any decayed fruit or vegetable substance nor any waste products, putrescible matter or polluted waters from any slaughterhouse, dairy, creamery, cider mill or other manufactory shall be thrown or allowed to run directly into any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid, nor shall they be so deposited that any portion thereof or of the polluted drainage therefrom shall be washed on the surface less than 250 feet or through the subsoil less than 50 feet into any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid without having undergone proper purification.

(e) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within 500 feet of the high-water mark or precipitous bank of any reservoir, spring, stream, ditch or watercourse aforesaid.

(f) Penalty. In accordance with section 70 of chapter 661 of the Laws of 1893, as finally amended by chapter 582 of the Laws of 1906, 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 111.11 - Bloomville Water District, Town of Kortwright

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111.11 Bloomville Water District, Town of Kortwright. (a) Application. The rules and regulations set forth in this section, duly made and adopted in accordance with the provisions of sections 1100-1107 of the Public Health Law shall apply to the wells which comprise the source of the public water supply of the Bloomville Water District. Said springs are located on land utilized but not necessarily owned by the Bloomville Water District and are situated between Delaware County Road 33 and Bloomville Hill Road in the Town of Kortwright. Said well is located along Bloomville Hill Road approximately 200 feet north of Gregory Hill Road in the Town of Kortwright.

(b) Definitions. (1) Agricultural-associated animal waste shall mean manure from agricultural industries.

(2) Chloride salt shall mean the solid compounds or solutions of potassium chloride (commonly used as fertilizer), calcium chloride (commonly used for winter road maintenance), or sodium chloride (commonly used for water-softener regeneration).

(3) Herbicide shall mean any substance used to destroy or inhibit plant growth.

(4) Human excreta shall mean human feces and urine.

(5) Junkyard shall mean an area where two or more unregistered, old or secondhand vehicles are being accumulated for purposes of disposal, resale of used parts, or reclaiming certain materials such as metal, glass, fabric and/or the like.

(6) Linear distance shall mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the extension of the centerline of the well or springs.

(7) Manure shall mean animal feces and urine.

(8) Pesticide shall mean any substance used to destroy or inhibit pests such as rodents and insects.

(9) Radiation shall mean ionizing radiation, that is, any alpha particle, beta particle, gamma ray, X-ray, neutron, high-speed proton, and any other atomic particle producing ionization, but shall not mean any sound or radio wave, or visible, infrared or ultraviolet light.

(10) Radioactive material shall mean any material in any form that emits radiation spontaneously.

(11) Refuse shall mean all putrescible and nonputrescible solid wastes, including garbage, manure, rubbish, ashes, incinerator residue, street cleanings, dead animals, offal and solid commercial and industrial wastes.

(12) Refuse disposal area shall mean land used for the depositing of refuse, except that it shall not include the land used for the depositing of refuse from a single family, a member of which is the owner, occupant or lessee of said land, or any part of a farm on which only agricultural-associated animal wastes resulting from the operation of such farm are deposited.

(13) Sewage shall mean any liquid or solid waste matter from a domestic, commercial, private or industrial establishment which is normally carried off in sewers or waste pipes.

(14) Sewage disposal system shall mean any system used for disposing of sewage.

(15) Toxic substance shall mean any toxic substance as so defined by subdivision 2 of section 4801 of the Public Health Law.

(16) Treatment works shall mean any treatment plant, sewer, disposal field, lagoon, pumping station, septic system, constructed drainage ditch or surface water intercepting ditch, incinerator, area devoted to sanitary landfill, or other works not specifically mentioned in this paragraph, installed for the purpose of treating, neutralizing, stabilizing or disposing of sewage.

(17) Water supply shall mean the public water supply of the Bloomville Water District.

(18) Well or springs shall mean the well and springs now used as a source of this water supply or any additional well or spring which may be constructed at these locations as a source for this water supply.

(c) General prohibitions. No person, including State agencies or political subdivisions having jurisdiction, shall perform any act or grant any permit or approval which may result in the contravention of the standards for raw water quality as contained in Part 170 of this Title, or which may otherwise result in a significant deleterious effect on the water quality of the well or springs.

(d) Specific prohibitions. (1) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a 250-foot linear distance of the well or springs.

(2) Chloride salt. No chloride salt shall be stored within a 500-foot linear distance of the well or springs except in weatherproof buildings or watertight vessels.

(3) Herbicides and pesticides. No pesticides or herbicides shall be stored, discharged, applied or allowed to remain within a 500-foot linear distance of the well and 220-foot linear distance of the springs. Pesticides and herbicides shall not be applied in the area beyond a 220-foot linear distance of the springs but within a 500-foot linear distance of the springs unless such application is first approved by the Town of Kortwright for such use. (4) Human excreta and sewage. (i) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta or sewage shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within a 250-foot linear distance of the well or springs.

(ii) No human excreta or sewage shall be deposited or spread upon or beneath the surface of the ground within a 250-foot linear distance of the well or springs.

(iii) No sewage or polluted liquid of any kind shall be discharged or allowed to flow on or beneath the surface of the ground within a 250-foot linear distance of the well or springs, except in watertight pipes connected to a sewage disposal system or treatment works for which a permit has been granted by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility. No such watertight pipes shall be located within a 15-foot linear distance of the well or springs.

(5) Junkyards. No junkyard shall be located within a 250-foot linear distance of the well or springs.

(6) Radioactive material. No radioactive material shall be disposed of by burial in soil within a 500-foot linear distance of the well or springs and not within a 500-foot to 1,000-foot linear distance of the well or springs unless authorization has been obtained from the appropriate State agency and such burial is in accordance with Part 16 of this Title.

(7) Refuse. No refuse, including manure, shall be deposited on or beneath the surface of ground within a 220-foot linear distance of the well or springs.

(8) Refuse disposal area. No refuse disposal area shall be located within a 500-foot linear distance of the well or springs.

(9) Toxic substances. No container used for the storage of toxic substances shall be buried beneath the surface of the ground within a 500-foot linear distance of the well or springs, except as otherwise permitted under the provisions of subparagraph (4)(iii) of this subdivision.

(10) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Bloomville Water District upon which the well and springs are located, and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the person or persons authorized to enter said property by the Kortwright Town Board.

(e) Inspections. The Kortwright Town Board or any person or persons charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply system shall, by its officers or their duly appointed representatives, make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the well and springs to ascertain whether these rules and regulations are being complied with. It shall be the duty of the aforesaid town board to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same, together 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 aforesaid town board to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. Further steps to abate the said violations shall be taken in accordance with the provisions of section 1102 of the Public Health Law. The aforesaid town board shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, prior to the 30th day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year. The report shall state the number of inspections which were made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served, the number of violations abated, and the general condition of the area surrounding the well and springs at the time of the last inspection.

(f) Penalties for violations. Penalties for violations of these rules and regulations shall be those specified by section 1103 of the Public Health Law.
 

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Section 111.12 Reserved

Section 111.13 - Hamden Water District No. 1, Town of Hamden

111.13 Hamden Water District No. 1, Town of Hamden. (a) Application. The rules and regulations set forth in this section, duly made and adopted in accordance with the provisions of sections 1100-1107 of the Public Health Law, shall apply to the well and springs which comprise the source of the public water supply of the Hamden Water District No. 1. Said well is located on land owned by the Hamden Water District No. 1 and is situated approximately 150 feet east of New York State Route 10. Said springs are located approximately 500 feet west of Daunt Hollow Road.

(b) Definitions. (1) Chloride salt shall mean the solid compounds or solutions of potassium chloride (commonly used as fertilizer), calcium chloride (commonly used for winter road maintenance), or sodium chloride (commonly used for water-softener regeneration).

(2) Herbicide shall mean any substance used to destroy or inhibit plant growth.

(3) Human excreta shall mean human feces and urine.

(4) Junkyard shall mean an area where two or more unregistered, old or secondhand motor vehicles are being accumulated for purposes of disposal, resale of used parts, or reclaiming certain materials such as metal, glass, fabric and/or the like.

(5) Linear distance shall mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the nearest well or spring.

(6) Pesticide shall mean any substance used to destroy or inhibit pests such as rodents and insects.

(7) Pollutant shall mean dredge, spoil, solid waste, incinerator residue, sewage, garbage, sewage sludge, chemical waste, biological materials, radioactive materials, heat, wrecked or discarded equipment, rock, sand, cellar dirt, industrial municipal and agricultural waste.

(8) Radioactive material shall mean any material in any form that emits radiation spontaneously. Radiation shall mean ionizing radiation, that is, any alpha particle, beta particle, gamma ray, X-ray, neutron, high-speed proton, and any other atomic particle producing ionization, but shall not mean any sound or radio wave, or visible, infrared, or ultraviolet light.

(9) Refuse shall mean all putrescible and nonputrescible solid wastes, including garbage, manure, rubbish, ashes, incinerator residue, street cleanings, dead animals, offal and solid and commercial and industrial wastes.

(10) Refuse disposal area shall mean land used for the depositing of refuse, except that it shall not include the land used for depositing of refuse from a single family, a member of which is the owner, occupant or lessee of said land, or any part of a farm on which only animal wastes resulting from the operation of such farm are deposited.

(11) Sewage shall mean any liquid or solid waste matter from a domestic, commercial, private or industrial establishment which is normally carried off in sewers or waste pipes.

(12) Sewage disposal system shall mean any system used for disposing of sewage.

(13) Toxic substance shall mean any toxic substance as so defined by subdivision 2 of section 4801 of the Public Health Law.

(14) Treatment works shall mean any treatment plant, sewer, disposal field, lagoon, pumping station, septic system, construction drainage ditch or surface water intercepting ditch, incinerator, area devoted to sanitary landfill, or other works not specifically mentioned in this paragraph, installed for the purpose of treating, neutralizing, stabilizing or disposing of sewage.

(15) Water supply shall mean the public water supply of the Hamden Water District No. 1.

(16) Well shall mean wells and springs now used as a source of this water supply or to any additional well which may be constructed at these locations as a source for this water supply.

(c) General prohibitions. No person, including State agencies or political subdivisions having jurisdiction, shall perform any act or grant any permit or approval which may result in the contravention of the standards for raw water quality as contained in Part 170 of this Title.

(d) Specific prohibitions. (1) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a 250-foot linear distance of the well.

(2) Chloride salt. No chloride salt shall be stored within a 500-foot linear distance of the well except in weatherproof buildings or watertight vessels.

(3) Herbicides and pesticides. No pesticides or herbicides shall be stored, discharged, applied or allowed to remain within a 500-foot linear distance of the well unless a permit to do so has been obtained from the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction.

(4) Human excreta and sewage. (i) No privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle of any kind for either the temporary storage or the permanent deposit of human excreta or sewage shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within a 250-foot linear distance of the well. (ii) No human excreta or sewage shall be deposited or spread upon or beneath the surface of the ground within a 250-foot linear distance of the well.

(iii) No sewage or polluted liquid of any kind shall be discharged or allowed to flow on or beneath the surface of the ground within a 250-foot linear distance of the well, except in watertight pipes connected to a sewage disposal system or treatment works for which a permit has been granted by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility. No such watertight pipe shall be located within a 15-foot linear distance of the well.

(5) Radioactive material. No radioactive material shall be disposed of by burial in soil within a 500-foot linear distance of the well and not within a 500-foot to a 1,000-foot linear distance of the well unless authorization has been obtained from the appropriate State agency and such burial is in accordance with provisions of Part 16 of this Title.

(6) Solid waste. (i) Junkyards. No junkyards shall be located within a 250-foot linear distance of the well.

(ii) Refuse. No refuse shall be deposited on or beneath the surface of ground within a 250-foot linear distance of the well.

(iii) Refuse disposal area. No refuse disposal area shall be located within a 500-foot linear distance of the well.

(7) Toxic substances. No container used for the storage of toxic substances shall be buried beneath the surface of the ground within a 500-foot linear distance of the well.

(8) Trespassing. No trespassing shall be allowed upon the property of the Hamden Water District No. 1 upon which the wells are located, and no person or persons shall enter in or upon such property except the person or persons authorized to enter said property of the Hamden Water District No. 1.

(e) Inspections. The trustees of the Hamden Water District No. 1 or any person or persons charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply system shall, by its officers or their duly appointed representatives, make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the well to ascertain compliance with the rules and regulations set forth in this section. It shall be the duty of the aforesaid trustees of the water district to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same, together 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 aforesaid trustees of the water district to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The aforesaid trustees of the water district shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, prior to the 30th day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year. The report shall state the number of inspections which were made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served, the number of violations abated, and the general condition of the area surrounding the well at the time of the last inspection.

(f) Penalties for violations. Penalties for violations of these rules and regulations shall be those specified by section 1103 of the Public Health Law.
 

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Section 111.20 - Bovina Center Water Company

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111.20 Bovina Center Water Company. (a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 70, 71, 72 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law) as heretofore set forth shall apply to all natural and artificial reservoirs on Coulter Brook and all watercourses tributary thereto or ultimately discharging into said reservoirs, these bodies of water being sources of the public water supply furnished by the Bovina Center Water Company to the Village of Bovina Center, Delaware County, NY.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term reservoir wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to all storage and impounding reservoirs on the Coulter Brook which are tributary to or which serve as sources of this public water supply or to any additional reservoir which may be constructed or used for the purpose of this public water supply. HEALTH 10B

(2) The term watercourse wherever used in this section is intended to mean and include every spring, pond (other than the artificial reservoirs and filter basin,) stream, ditch, gutter or other channel of every kind, the waters of which, when running, whether continuously or occasionally, eventually flow or may flow into the public water supply of the Village of Bovina Center.

(3) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a reservoir or from a watercourse 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 high-water mark of a reservoir or to the edge, margin or precipitous bank forming the ordinary high-water mark of such watercourse.

(c) Privies adjacent to any reservoir or watercourse. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or any other 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 reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the Village of Bovina Center.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or any 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 reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the Village of Bovina Center.

(3) No cesspool, pit or other receptacle of any kind used for the temporary storage of human excreta or sewage shall be constructed, located, maintained or allowed to remain between the limiting distances prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distances prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision, unless said cesspool, pit or other receptacle is so arranged and equipped that the said excreta or sewage are at once removed by pump or other satisfactory means through watertight pipes or conduits to some proper place of ultimate disposal as hereinafter provided or unless suitable vessels or receptacles for the temporary storage of said human excreta or sewage are provided and at all times maintained in an absolutely watertight condition and in such manner as to permit convenient removal of said excreta or sewage to some place of ultimate disposal as hereinafter set forth.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid temporary receptacles permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall be removed and the receptacles thoroughly cleaned and deodorized as often as may be found necessary 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 contents, while being transferred from the privy to the place of disposal, 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 specially ordered or permitted by the State Department of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid temporary 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 reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center.

(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 reservoir or watercourse, then the said privy or receptacles 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, sewage or other excretal 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 either directly or indirectly into any reservoir or any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center, nor shall any such matters be thrown, placed, led, discharged or allowed to escape beneath the surface except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), within 300 feet of any reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste water from any creamery, cheese factory, laundry 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 directly or indirectly into any reservoir or watercourse, nor shall any such liquid or solid refuse or waste be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon the surface of the ground or to percolate into or through the ground below the surface in any manner whereby the same may flow into any reservoir or watercourse within a distance of 100 feet from any reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center.

(3) No clothing, bedding, carpets, harnesses, vehicle, receptacles, utensils nor anything that pollutes water shall be washed, rinsed or placed in any reservoir or watercourse.

(e) Bathing, animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No person shall be allowed to bathe in any reservoir or watercourse, nor shall any animals or poultry be allowed to stand, wallow, wade or swim in any reservoir or watercourse nor be washed therein. The watering of animals or poultry in any reservoir of the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center is prohibited. No watering place shall be maintained in such a way as to pollute with muddy leachings or excretal matters any streams tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center.

(2) 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 from any reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center, 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 drainings, leachings or washings from the same may enter any such reservoir or watercourse 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 75 feet from any reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center.

(3) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to escape into any reservoir or watercourse nor to be placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground at any point on the watershed tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center, nor shall such human excreta or compost or other matter containing human excreta be dug or buried in the soil at a less depth than 18 inches below the surface nor within a distance of 500 feet from any reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center, 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 reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center.

(4) No decayed or fermented fruit or vegetables, cider mill wastes, roots, grain or other vegetables refuse of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or allowed to escape or pass into any reservoir or watercourse, nor shall they be thrown, placed, piled, maintained or allowed to remain in such places that the drainage, leachings or washings therefrom may flow by open, blind or covered drains or channels of any kind into any reservoir or watercourse 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 sufficient purification has been secured unless the above mentioned 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 before entering any reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center. (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 allowed to escape or to pass into any reservoir or watercourse. Nor shall any such material or refuse be so located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain that the drainage, leachings or washings therefrom may reach any such reservoir or watercourse 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 200 feet from any reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center.

(g) Fishing, boating and ice cutting. No boating of any kind or fishing from boats or through the ice or any trespassing whatever shall be allowed in or upon the waters or ice of the reservoir.

(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 from any reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 200 feet from any reservoir or from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Bovina Center.

(j) Inspections. The Bovina Center Water Company shall make regular and thorough inspections of the reservoirs, streams and drainage areas tributary thereto 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 water company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The water company shall report 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 condition of the watershed at the time of the last inspection.

(k) 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 111.21 - Stamford Water Company

111.21 Stamford 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 heretofore set forth shall apply to all natural and artificial reservoirs and to all water courses tributary thereto or ultimately discharging into said reservoirs, these bodies of water being sources of the public water supply furnished by the Stamford Water Company to the village of Stamford, Delaware County, New York.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term reservoir wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to all storage and impounding reservoirs which are tributary to or which serve as sources of this public water supply or to any additional reservoir which may be constructed or used for the purpose of this public water supply.

(2) The term watercourse wherever used in this section is intended to mean and include every spring, pond (other than the artificial reservoirs and filter basins), stream, ditch, gutter or other channel of any kind the waters of which, when running whether continuously or occasionally, eventually flow or may flow into the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(3) Wherever a linear distance of a structure or object from a reservoir or from a watercourse 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 high-water mark of a reservoir or to the edge, margin or precipitous bank forming the ordinary high-water mark of such watercourse.

(c) Privies adjacent to any reservoir or watercourse. (1) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or any other 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 reservoir or within 50 feet of any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or any 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 reservoir or within 100 feet of any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(3) No cesspool, pit or other receptacle of any kind used for the temporary storage of human excreta or sewage shall be constructed, located, maintained or allowed to remain between the limiting distances prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and the limiting distances prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision unless said cesspool, pit or other receptacle is so arranged and equipped that the said excreta or sewage are at once removed by pump or other satisfactory means through watertight pipes or conduits to some proper place of ultimate disposal, as hereinafter provided, or unless suitable removable vessels or receptacles for the temporary storage of said human excreta or sewage are provided and 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 receptacles permitted under paragraph (3) of this subdivision shall be removed and the receptacles thoroughly cleaned and deodorized as often as may be found necessary 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 contents, while being transferred from the privy to the place of disposal, 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 specially ordered or permitted by the State Department 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 reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(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 reservoir or watercourse, 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 waste, etc. (1) No house slops, bath water, sewage or other excretal 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 either directly or indirectly into any reservoir or any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford, nor shall any such matter be thrown, placed, led, discharged or allowed to escape beneath the surface except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), within 300 feet of any reservoir or within 100 feet of any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any creamery, cheese factory or laundry 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 directly or indirectly into any reservoir or watercourse, nor shall any such liquid or solid refuse or waste be thrown, discharged or allowed to escape or remain upon the surface of the ground or to percolate into or through the ground below the surface in any manner whereby the same may flow into any reservoir or watercourse within a distance of 100 feet from any reservoir or within 50 feet from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(3) No clothing, bedding, carpets, harnesses, vehicle, receptacles, utensils nor anything that pollutes water shall be washed, rinsed or placed in any reservoir or watercourse.

(e) Bathing, animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No person shall be allowed to bathe in any reservoir nor shall any animals or poultry be allowed to stand, wallow, wade or swim in any reservoir nor be washed therein. The watering of animals or poultry in any reservoir of the public water supply of the village of Stamford is prohibited. No watering place shall be maintained in such a way as to pollute with muddy leachings or excretal matters any streams tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(2) 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 100 feet from any reservoir or within 50 feet of any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford, 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 reservoir or watercourse 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 100 feet from any reservoir or 50 feet from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(3) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed or allowed to escape into any reservoir or watercourse nor to be placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground at any point on the watershed tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford, nor shall such human excreta or compost or other matter containing human excreta be dug or buried in the soil at a less depth than 18 inches below the surface nor within a distance of 300 feet from any reservoir nor within 150 feet of any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford, and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 100 feet from any reservoir or within 25 feet from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(4) No decayed or fermented fruit or vegetables, cider mill wastes, roots, grain or other vegetable refuse of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged or allowed to escape or pass into any reservoir or watercourse, nor shall they be thrown, placed, piled, maintained or allowed to remain in such places that the drainage, leachings or washings therefrom may flow by open, blind or covered drains or channels of any kind into any reservoir or watercourse 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 sufficient purification has been secured unless the above mentioned 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 before entering any reservoir or 25 feet before entering any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford. (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 allowed to escape or to pass into any reservoir or watercourse. Nor shall any such material or refuse be so located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain that the drainage, leachings or washings therefrom may reach any such reservoir or watercourse 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 200 feet from any reservoir or 75 feet from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(g) Fishing, boating and ice cutting. No boating of any kind, fishing from boats or through the ice and no ice cutting or any trespassing whatever shall be allowed in or upon the waters or ice of the reservoirs.

(h) Labor camps. No temporary camp, tent, building or other structures 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 reservoir or 100 feet from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 300 feet from any reservoir or 100 feet from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Stamford.

(j) Inspections. The Stamford Water Company shall make regular and thorough inspections of the reservoirs, streams and drainage areas tributary thereto for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said Stamford 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 Stamford Water Company to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The Stamford Water 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 watershed at the time of the last inspection.

(k) 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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