Part 109 - Columbia County

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Section 109.1 - City of Hudson

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Section 109.1 City of Hudson. (Statutory authority: Public Health Law, õ 1100) (a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 1100-1107 of the Public Health Law shall apply to Taghkanic Creek, the Churchtown Reservoir, the Lone Star Quarry Reservoir and their tributaries in the Towns of Taghkanic, Greenport, Claverack, Hillsdale and Copake which now serve or which may be developed in the future to serve as sources of the public water supply of the City of Hudson, Columbia County, New York.

(b) Definitions. (1) Herbicide shall mean any substance used to destroy or inhibit plant growth.

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

(3) 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, etc.

(4) Linear distance shall mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of a structure or object to the high watermark of a reservoir or to the edge, margin or precipitous bank forming the ordinary high watermark of a watercourse.

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

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

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

(8) 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 animal wastes resulting from the operation of such farm are deposited.

(9) Reservoir shall mean any natural or artificial lake or pond which is tributary to or serves as a source of the City of Hudson public water supply.

(10) Sewage shall mean the waste from a flush toilet, bath, sink, lavatory, dishwashing or laundry machine, or the water-carried waste from any other fixture or equipment or machine.

(11) Sewage disposal system shall mean a system for disposing of sewage, industrial or other wastes, and including sewers and treatment works.

(12) Toxic chemical shall mean any compound or substance which is or may be poisonous to humans.

(13) Treatment works shall mean any plant, disposal field, lagoon, pumping station, constructed drainage ditch or surface water intercepting ditch, incinerator, area devoted to sanitary land fills, or other works not specifically mentioned herein, installed for the purpose of treating, neutralizing, stabilizing or disposing of sewage, industrial waste or other wastes.

(14) Watercourse shall mean every spring, stream, marsh, or channel of any kind, the waters of which flow or may flow into the City of Hudson public water supply.

(15) Watershed shall mean the entire drainage area contributing water to the City of Hudson public water supply.

(16) Water supply shall mean the public water supply of the City of Hudson, Columbia County, New York.

(c) Human excreta and sewage. (1) No human excreta shall be deposited or allowed to escape into any reservoir or watercourse on the watershed.

(2) No human excreta shall be deposited or spread upon the surface of the ground at any point on the watershed.

(3) No human excreta shall be buried in the soil on the watershed unless deposited in trenches or pits at a distance of not less than 250 feet from any reservoir or watercourse and covered with not less than one foot of soil in such a manner as to effectually prevent its being washed into any reservoir or watercourse by rain or melting snow.

(4) No privy or receptacle of any kind for the deposit or storage of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 50 feet of any reservoir or watercourse except:

(i) watertight receptacles,

(ii) water-flushed toilets connected by a watertight pipe to a sewage disposal system that has been approved by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility, and

(iii) a properly designed, constructed and operated treatment works that has been approved by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility.

(5) No portion of the seepage unit (tile field, seepage pit or equivalent) of a subsurface sewage disposal system shall be constructed, placed or allowed to remain within 50 feet of any reservoir or watercourse.

(6) Every watertight receptacle referred to in paragraph (4) above and paragraph (9) below shall be emptied when filled within six inches of the top of the receptacle. (7) In emptying a watertight receptacle or in transferring its contents to a transportable receptacle, all necessary care shall be exercised to prevent contamination of any reservoir or watercourse. All such transportable receptacles shall be provided with tightly fitting covers which are securely fastened when transporting wastes to the place of ultimate disposal. The contents of the water-tight receptacles shall be disposed of in accordance with paragraph (3) above or at a properly designed, constructed and operated sewage disposal system that has been approved by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility.

(8) Before any existing sewage disposal system is altered or any new sewage disposal system is constructed on the watershed, the plans in relation thereto shall have been first approved by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility. Standards for waste treatment works as published from time to time by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility and paragraph (5) above shall comprise the criteria to approve any proposed sewage disposal system.

(9) No sewage or polluted liquid of any kind shall be discharged or allowed to flow into any reservoir or watercourse nor on or beneath the surface of ground on the watershed (excepting into watertight receptacles or watertight pipes connected to a sewage disposal system approved by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility) within 50 feet of any reservoir or watercourse. These restrictions and limiting distances shall not apply to sewage treatment works installed in accordance with plans which first have been submitted to and approved by the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction over such facility.

(d) Refuse disposal area. No refuse disposal area shall be located within 250 feet of any reservoir or watercourse.

(e) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within 250 feet of any reservoir or watercourse.

(f) Radioactive material. No radioactive material in excess of the quantity listed for said material in Table 4, Appendix 1, Part 16, Chapter 1 (Ionizing Radiation), Title 10 (Health) of the Official Compilation of Codes, Rules and Regulations of the State of New York shall be disposed of by burial in soil within 250 feet of any reservoir or watercourse.

(g) Junkyards. No junkyard shall be located within 100 feet of any reservoir or watercourse.

(h) Bathing and swimming. Bathing, swimming and wading are prohibited in any reservoir or watercourse owned by the City of Hudson.

(i) Temporary shelters. No hut, tent, shelter or building of any kind, except a waterworks structure, shall be permitted on the water or ice of any reservoir or watercourse owned by the City of Hudson.

(j) Boating. No boating shall be allowed in or upon the waters of any reservoir or watercourse owned by the City of Hudson except by duly authorized employees of the City of Hudson in the performance of their duties of supervision and maintenance of the water supply.

(k) Fishing and trespassing. No fishing or trespassing shall be allowed in or upon any reservoir or watercourse owned by the City of Hudson within 1000 feet of the water supply intakes except by duly authorized employees of the City of Hudson in the performance of their duties of supervision and maintenance of the water supply.

(l) Herbicides, pesticides, and toxic chemical. No herbicide, pesticide or toxic chemical shall be discharged, applied or allowed to enter into any reservoir or watercourse unless a permit to do so has been obtained from the appropriate State agency having jurisdiction.

(m) Manure. No manure pile shall be maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any reservoir or within 50 feet of any watercourse.

(n) General clause. 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, Subchapter C (Water Supply Sources), Chapter III (Public Water Supplies), Title 10 (Health) of the Official Compilation of Codes, Rules and Regulations of the State of New York.

(o) Inspections. The commissioner of public works or any person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the water supply shall make regular and thorough inspections of the reservoir, watercourses and watershed to ascertain whether these rules and regulations are being complied with. It shall be the duty of the aforesaid commissioner of public works 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 this Part, it shall be the further duty of the aforesaid commissioner of public works to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The aforesaid commissioner of public works 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 notices served, the number of violations abated and the general conditions of the watershed at the time of the last inspection. (p) Penalty. Penalties for violations shall be in accordance with the provisions of section 1103 of the Public Health Law.
 

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Section 109.2 - Village of Kinderhook

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109.2 Village of Kinderhook.(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, as heretofore set forth, shall apply to all wells of the public water supply of the village of Kinderhook, Columbia 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, cesspool or any watertight receptacle of any kind used for the temporary storage of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 150 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Kinderhook.

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or any other receptacle used for the permanent deposit of human excreta which is not watertight shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 300 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Kinderhook.

(3) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool 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 distance prescribed by paragraph (1) of this subdivision and limiting distance prescribed by paragraph (2) of this subdivision unless said privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle is made 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 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 watertight 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 receptacle 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 specially ordered or permitted in writing by the State Commissioner of Health, the excreta collected in the aforesaid removable watertight 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 village of Kinderhook.

(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 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 of the public water supply of the village of Kinderhook, 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, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source shall be thrown, placed, led, discharged, allowed to escape or remain upon the surface of the ground or to percolate into or through the ground below the surface except into watertight receptacles the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c) within a distance of 300 feet from any well of the public water supply of the village of Kinderhook. (2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any 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 wastes or solid refuse of any kind shall be thrown, discharged, allowed to escape or remain upon the surface of the ground or to 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 village of Kinderhook.

(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 village of Kinderhook and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, placed or allowed to remain where or in such manner that the drainings, leachings or washings therefrom may enter the ground water tributary to the public water supply of the village of Kinderhook 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 less distance than 200 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Kinderhook.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall 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 500 feet of any well of the public water supply of the village of Kinderhook 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 Kinderhook.

(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 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 village of Kinderhook.

(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 village of Kinderhook.

(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 village of Kinderhook.

(i) Inspections. The board of water commissioners of the village of Kinderhook or such other board as may be charged with the maintenance of the public water supply of the village of Kinderhook 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 board of water commissioners 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 board of water commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The said 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 a 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 109.3 - Village of Philmont

109.3 Village of Philmont.

(a) Application. The rules and regulations hereinafter given, duly made and enacted in accordance with provisions of sections 70, 71, 72 and 73 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 695 of the Laws of 1911, and as heretofore set forth, shall apply to Forest Pond and to all water courses entering or ultimately discharging into Forest Pond.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term reservoir wherever used in this section is intended to mean and refer to Forest Pond and to the distributing reservoir of the Philmont water supply system and to any additional reservoirs that may be constructed in connection with the said water supply system.

(2) The term watercourse wherever used in this section is intended to mean and include every spring, pond (other than Forest Pond or the distributing reservoir), 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 water supply of the said village of Philmont.

(3) Wherever a linear distance of 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 the temporary storage of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain with its nearest point within 100 feet of any reservoir or watercourse of the water supply of the village of Philmont.

(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 with its nearest point within 200 feet of any reservoir or watercourse of the water supply of the village of Philmont.

(3) Every privy, privy vault, pit or other receptacle or place used for the temporary storage of human excreta which is constructed, located, maintained or allowed to remain between the limiting distances of 100 feet and 200 feet as provided by paragraphs (1) and (2) of this subdivision from which privy or other receptable the excreta are not at once removed by pump or other satisfactory means through watertight pipes or conduits to some proper place of ultimate disposal, as hereinafter provided, shall be arranged in such manner that all such excreta shall be received temporarily in suitable vessels or receptacles which shall at all times be maintained in an absolutely watertight condition and which will permit of convenient removal to some place of ultimate disposal as hereinafter set forth.

(4) The excreta collected in the aforesaid temporary receptacle 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 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 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 by thoroughly digging it into the soil in such place and manner as to effectually prevent their being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow and at distances not less than 400 feet, horizontal measurement, from the high-water mark of any reservoir or not less than 300 feet from the edge, margin or precipitous bank of any watercourse of said water supply.

(6) Whenever, owing to the character of the soil or of the surface of the ground or owing to the height of flow or 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 said 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 watercourse of the water supply of the village of Philmont, nor shall any such matter be thrown, placed, led, discharged or allowed to escape or flow on to the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface within 300 feet of any such reservoir or watercourse.

(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 harnesses have been washed, rinsed nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged directly or indirectly into any reservoir or watercourse of the water supply of the village of Philmont, 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 of the water supply of the village of Philmont within 100 feet of any such reservoir or within 75 feet of any such watercourse.

(3) No clothing, bedding, carpets, harness, vehicle, receptacle, utensils nor anything that pollutes water shall be washed, rinsed or placed in any reservoir or watercourse of the water supply of the village of Philmont.

(e) Bathing animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No person shall be allowed to bathe in any reservoir or watercourse of the water supply of the village of Philmont, nor shall any animals or poultry be allowed to stand, wallow, wade or swim in said reservoir or watercourse nor be washed therein.

(2) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogpen, 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 150 feet from any reservoir or 75 feet from any watercourse of the water supply of the village of Philmont; 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 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 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 150 feet before entering any such reservoir nor less than 75 feet before entering any such watercourse.

(3) No human excreta, compost or other matter containing the same shall be thrown, placed or allowed to escape into any reservoir or watercourse nor to be placed, piled or spread upon the ground or dug or buried in the soil within a distance of 400 feet from any reservoir or 300 feet from any watercourse of the water supply of the village of Philmont; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within 150 feet of any such reservoir or 75 feet of any such watercourse.

(4) No decayed or fermented fruit or vegetables, cider mill waste, 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, maintained, piled 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 of the water supply of the village of Philmont 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 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 100 feet before entering any such reservoir or 50 feet before entering any such watercourse.

(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 escape or to pass into any reservoir or watercourse of the water supply of the village of Philmont; 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 not less than 150 feet before entering any such reservoir or 100 feet before entering any such watercourse. (g) Fishing, boating and ice cutting. No boating or fishing of any kind and no ice cutting or any trespassing whatever shall be allowed in or upon the waters or ice of Forest Pond within 500 feet of the water supply intake of the village of Philmont, except that boating, fishing or ice cutting may be allowed on other parts of Forest Pond upon written permit issued by the board of trustees and in direct compliance with conditions of the permit issued by such board for the protection from contamination of said supply. Notices relative to the foregoing restriction shall be posted conspicuously by the village of Philmont.

(h) Temporary housing. 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 500 feet of any reservoir or watercourse of the water supply of the village of Philmont.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within 100 feet of any watercourse or within 200 feet of any reservoir of the public water supply of the village of Philmont.

(j) Inspection. The board of water commissioners of the village of Philmont 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 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 or 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 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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