VILLAGES

Section 155.7 - Village of Croton-on-Hudson

VILLAGES

155.7 Village of Croton-on-Hudson.

(a) Application. The following rules and regulations enacted under the authority of article 11 of the Public Health Law, and of the whole thereof, as last amended by chapter 879 of the Laws of 1953, shall apply to all existing wells and such additional wells and reservoirs which now serve or which may be developed in the future to serve as sources of the public water supply of the village of Croton-on-Hudson and to all watercourses tributary to the Croton River between the existing Croton Dam and the proposed dams of the village of Croton-on-Hudson.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term water supply means the public water supply of the village of Croton-on-Hudson.

(2) The term well means any well now used as a source of the water supply of the village of Croton-on-Hudson or any additional well which may be constructed on the property of the village of Croton-on-Hudson.

(3) The term watercourse means every spring, pond (other than reservoirs), stream, marsh or channel of any kind, the waters of which flow or may flow into this water supply.

(4) The term reservoir includes any natural or artificial lake or pond.

(5) The linear distance of a structure or object from a reservoir or watercourse is 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.

(6) The term human excreta means feces, urine and other excretions commonly disposed of by the so-called dry system as typified by the ordinary privy.

(7) The term sewage means waste liquids containing human excreta and decomposing matter flowing in or from a house drainage system or sewer.

(c) Human excreta. (1) No human excreta shall be deposited, thrown or placed or allowed to escape into the lake or any watercourse.

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

(3) No human excreta shall be buried in the soil on the watershed of the water supply, unless deposited in trenches or pits at a distance of not less than 200 feet from any well, reservoir or tributary watercourse and covered with not less than 18 inches of soil in such a manner as to effectually prevent its being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow.

(4) No privy or receptacle of any kind for the storage or deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well or within 50 feet of any reservoir or tributary watercourse except a properly constructed and operated sewage disposal plant, as hereinafter set forth in paragraph (1) of subdivision (d), provided, however, that the property on which the privy or receptacle is built or is to be built is so located, bounded or otherwise placed that the distances above named can be obtained within the limits of such property.

(5) Every privy or receptacle of any kind for the storage or deposit of human excreta, built or to be built on property which is so located, bounded or otherwise placed that the distances named in paragraph (4) of this subdivision cannot be obtained, shall be placed as far as possible from any reservoir or watercourse and especially constructed of masonry, concrete or metal to form a watertight receptacle from which no outward percolation can take place. Where removable watertight containers are provided, they shall be located as far as practicable from any reservoir or watercourse. All privies or receptacles referred to in this paragraph shall be constructed or installed only with the approval and under the supervision of the board of trustees of the village of Croton-on-Hudson and in such manner as effectually to prevent any pollution of the public water supply.

(6) Every privy or receptacle for the storage or deposit of human excreta located within the distances of 50 feet and 200 feet of any well, reservoir or tributary watercourse shall be arranged so that all excreta will be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container, which shall be emptied when filled within six inches of the top. The contents, if disposed of on the watershed, shall be buried as set forth in paragraph (3) of this subdivision.

(7) Whenever, in the opinion of the board of trustees of the village of Croton-on-Hudson or of the State or Westchester County Commissioner of Health, excremental matter from the aforesaid privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal may be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any reservoir or watercourse, the said privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal shall be removed, after due notice to the owner thereof, to such places as shall be considered safe and proper by the State Commissioner of Health. (d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No sewage shall be discharged or allowed to flow into the lake or any watercourse nor deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 50 feet of any reservoir or tributary watercourse except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which shall be disposed of as provided for by paragraph (3) of subdivision (c). If such watertight receptacles are used, they shall not be located within 50 feet of any reservoir or tributary watercourse provided, however, that the property on which the receptacle is built or to be built is so located, bounded or otherwise placed that the distances above named can be obtained within the limits of the property. In such case, the watertight receptacle shall be constructed and maintained as provided for in paragraph (5) of subdivision (c). These restrictions and limiting distances shall not apply to sewage treatment plants installed under and in accordance with plans which first have been submitted to and approved by the State Commissioner of Health.

(2) No bath water, sink or laundry wastes or polluted liquid of any kind, except the effluent from a properly constructed and operated sewage treatment plant as hereinbefore provided by paragraph (1) of this subdivision, shall be discharged or allowed to flow into the lake or any watercourse nor be deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 50 feet of any reservoir or tributary watercourse.

(3) No garbage, refuse, putrescible matter, decayed fruits or vegetables, dead animals or parts thereof or any other matter that pollutes water shall be deposited in the lake or watercourse nor on or beneath the surface of the ground within 50 feet of any well, reservoir or tributary watercourse nor in such manner that it can be washed by rain, melting snow or otherwise over the surface or through the ground into any reservoir or watercourse.

(e) Bathing, boating, animals, manure, etc. (1) No person or persons shall bathe or swim or be allowed to bathe or swim in any reservoir or tributary watercourse owned by and which is a part of the public water supply of the village of Croton-on-Hudson.

(2) No boating or fishing of any kind, ice cutting or any trespassing whatever shall be allowed in or upon the waters or ice of any reservoir or any tributary watercourse to the public water supply, except by persons duly authorized by the board of trustees of the village of Croton-on-Hudson.

(3) No animal or poultry shall be allowed to stand, wade, wallow or swim nor to be washed or watered in the lake or any tributary and no watering place shall be maintained in such a way as to pollute any watercourse with excremental matter.

(4) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals shall be so located or maintained in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings therefrom may pollute the lake or any watercourse.

(5) No manure pile shall be maintained or allowed to remain within 50 feet of any well, reservoir or tributary watercourse.

(f) General clause. In addition to observing the foregoing requirements all persons living on or visiting the watershed shall refrain from any act, though not heretofore specified, which may result in contamination of any portion of the water supply.

(g) Inspections. The board of trustees of the village of Croton-on-Hudson or such other person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the water supply or the duly appointed representative of the board shall make regular and thorough inspections of the lake, watercourse and watersheds 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 trustees 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 said board of trustees to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of trustees shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the watershed at the time of the last inspection.

(h) Penalty. In accordance with section 1103 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 879 of the Laws of 1953, 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 155.8 - Village of Irvington

155.8 Village of Irvington.

(a) Application. The following rules and regulations enacted in accordance with the provisions of sections 1100, 1101, 1102 and 1103 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as finally amended by chapter 879 of the Laws of 1953, shall apply to Harriman Road Reservoir of the village of Irvington and/or to any reservoirs which have been or may be constructed to serve as sources of any part of the public water supply of the village of Irvington, the water from which is tributary to or discharges into Harriman Road Reservoir or said reservoirs.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term water supply means the public water supply of the village of Irvington.

(2) The term reservoir means Harriman Road Reservoir serving as the source of the water supply and any reservoir which has been or may be constructed to serve as any part of the water supply of the village of Irvington.

(3) The term watercourse means every spring, pond (other than reservoirs), stream, marsh, ditch, gutter or channel of any kind, the waters of which flow, either continuously or occasionally, or which may flow into this water supply.

(4) The linear distance of a structure or object from a reservoir or watercourse is 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.

(5) The term human excreta means feces, urine and other excretions commonly disposed of by the so-called dry system as typified by the ordinary privy.

(6) The term sewage means waste liquids containing human excreta and decomposing matter flowing in or from a house drainage system or sewer.

(c) Human excreta. (1) No human excreta shall be deposited, thrown or placed or allowed to escape into any reservoir or any tributary watercourse.

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

(3) No human excreta shall be buried in the soil on the watershed of the water supply unless deposited in trenches or pits at a distance of not less than 500 feet from any reservoir or any tributary watercourse and covered with not less than 18 inches of soil in such a manner as to effectually prevent its being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow.

(4) No privy or receptacle of any kind for the storage or deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 100 feet of any reservoir or any tributary watercourse, unless such privy or receptacle shall contain or be a watertight receptacle, removable or otherwise, and no sewage shall be discharged or allowed to flow into any reservoir or any tributary watercourse nor upon the surface of the ground at any point on the watershed of the supply nor disposed beneath the surface of the ground within 100 feet thereof, except into a watertight receptacle, removable or otherwise, from which privy or receptacle no outward percolation can take place, and which shall be emptied when filled up to within six inches of the top. If the contents of any such privy or receptacle shall be disposed of on the watershed, such contents shall be buried as set forth in paragraph (3) of this subdivision. All such privies and receptacles referred to in this paragraph shall be placed as far as possible (within said limiting distances) from any such reservoir or tributary watercourse, as the property to which such privy or receptacle is appurtenant shall permit, and shall be constructed or installed only with the approval and under the supervision of the village of Irvington and in such manner as effectually to prevent any pollution of the water supply. These restrictions and limiting distances shall not apply to sewage treatment plants installed under and in accordance with plans which first have been submitted to and approved by the State or Westchester County Commissioner of Health.

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

(d) Sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, sink or laundry wastes or polluted liquid of any kind, except the effluent from a properly constructed and operated sewage treatment plant as hereinbefore provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), shall be discharged or allowed to flow into any reservoir or any tributary watercourse nor be deposited beneath the surface of the ground within 50 feet of any reservoir or any tributary watercourse. (2) No garbage, refuse, putrescible matter, decayed fruits or vegetables, dead animals or parts thereof, oil wastes or any other matter that pollutes water shall be deposited in any reservoir or tributary watercourse nor on or beneath the surface of the ground within 100 feet of any reservoir or any tributary watercourse nor in such manner that it can be washed by rain, melting snow or otherwise over the surface or through the ground into any reservoir or tributary watercourse.

(e) Swimming, boating, animals, etc. (1) No person or persons shall bathe or swim or be allowed to bathe or swim in any reservoir or in any tributary watercourse except in such bathing places as may be operated in accordance with the State Sanitary Code (Chapter I of this Title) and under the supervision of the State or Westchester County Commissioner of Health.

(2) No boating or fishing of any kind, ice cutting or any trespassing whatever shall be allowed in or upon the waters or ice of any reservoir or any tributary watercourse of the public water supply, except by duly authorized officers or employees of the village of Irvington.

(3) No animal or poultry shall be allowed to stand, wade, wallow or swim nor to be washed or watered in any reservoir or any tributary watercourse and no watering place shall be maintained in such a way as to pollute any reservoir or tributary watercourse with excremental matter.

(4) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals shall be so located or maintained in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings therefrom may pollute any reservoir or any tributary watercourse.

(5) No manure pile shall be maintained or allowed to remain within 150 feet of any reservoir or any tributary watercourse.

(f) Camps, interments. (1) No camp, tent, building or other structure for the occupancy of laborers engaged in construction work or for other use, except as a private camp or dwelling maintained by a person for his own personal use or for use of family and friends, shall be located, placed or maintained within a distance of 300 feet of any reservoir or any tributary watercourse.

(2) No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 200 feet of any reservoir or any tributary watercourse.

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

(h) Inspections. The village of Irvington or such other person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the water supply or the duly appointed representative of said village shall make regular and thorough inspections of all reservoirs, watercourses and watersheds 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 village to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the person 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 said village to promptly notify the State and Westchester County Commissioner of Health of such violations. The village shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general conditions of the watershed at the time of the last inspection.

(i) Penalties. In accordance with sections 1100 and 1103 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 879 of the Laws of 1953, the penalty for each and every violation 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 155.9 Reserved

Section 155.10 - Village of Mount Kisco

155.10 Village of Mount Kisco.

(a) Application. The following rules and regulations enacted under the authority of article 11 of the Public Health Law, and of the whole thereof, as last amended by chapter 879 of the Laws of 1953, shall apply to all existing wells and such additional wells and reservoirs on the property of the village of Mount Kisco and to Byram Lake and its tributaries which now serve or which may be developed in the future to serve as sources of the public water supply of the village of Mount Kisco and to all watercourses tributary thereto or ultimately discharging into said reservoirs.

(b) Definitions. (1) The term water supply means the public water supply of the village of Mount Kisco.

(2) The term well means any well now used as a source of the water supply of the village of Mount Kisco or any additional well which may be constructed on the property of the village of Mount Kisco.

(3) The term watercourse means every spring, pond (other than reservoirs), stream, marsh or channel of any kind, the waters of which flow or may flow into this water supply.

(4) The term reservoir includes any natural or artificial lake or pond.

(5) The linear distance of a structure or object from a well, reservoir or watercourse is 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.

(6) The term human excreta means feces, urine and other excretions commonly disposed of by the so-called dry system as typified by the ordinary privy.

(7) The term sewage means waste liquids containing human excreta and decomposing matter flowing in or from a house drainage system or sewer.

(c) Human excreta. (1) No human excreta shall be deposited, thrown or placed or allowed to escape into any well, reservoir or watercourse.

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

(3) No human excreta shall be buried in the soil on the watershed of the water supply, unless deposited in trenches or pits at a distance of not less than 200 feet from any well, reservoir or tributary watercourse and covered with not less than 18 inches of soil in such a manner as to effectually prevent its being washed over the surface of the ground by rain or melting snow.

(4) No privy or receptacle of any kind for the storage or deposit of human excreta shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 200 feet of any well or within 50 feet of any reservoir or tributary watercourse except a properly constructed and operated sewage disposal plant, as hereinafter set forth in paragraph (1) of subdivision (d), provided, however, that the property on which the privy or receptacle is built or is to be built is so located, bounded or otherwise placed that the distances above named can be obtained within the limits of such property.

(5) Every privy or receptacle of any kind for the storage or deposit of human excreta, built or to be built on property which is so located, bounded or otherwise placed that the distances named in paragraph (4) of this subdivision cannot be obtained, shall be placed as far as possible from any well, reservoir or watercourse and especially constructed of masonry, concrete or metal to form a watertight receptacle from which no outward percolation can take place. Where removable watertight containers are provided, they shall be located as far as practicable from any well, reservoir or watercourse. All privies or receptacles within the limiting distances referred to in this paragraph shall be constructed or installed only with the approval and under the supervision of the board of trustees of the village of Mount Kisco and in such manner as effectually to prevent any pollution of the public water supply.

(6) Every privy or receptacle for the storage or deposit of human excreta located within the distances of 50 feet and 200 feet of any well, reservoir or tributary watercourse shall be arranged so that all excreta will be received in a suitable watertight receptacle or removable container, which shall be emptied when filled within six inches of the top. The contents, if disposed of on the watershed, shall be buried as set forth in paragraph (3) of this subdivision.

(7) Whenever, in the opinion of the board of trustees of the village of Mount Kisco or of the State or Westchester County Commissioner of Health, excremental matter from the aforesaid privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal may be washed over the surface of the ground or through the soil in an imperfectly purified condition into any well, reservoir or watercourse, the said privy, receptacle, trench or place of disposal shall be removed, after due notice to the owner thereof, to such places as shall be considered safe and proper by the board of trustees of the village of Mount Kisco or the State or Westchester County Commissioner of Health.

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No sewage shall be discharged or allowed to flow into any reservoir or tributary watercourse nor deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 50 feet of any reservoir or tributary watercourse, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which shall be disposed of as provided for by paragraph (3) of subdivision (c). If such watertight receptacles are used, they shall not be located within 25 feet of any reservoir or tributary watercourse provided, however, that the property on which the receptacle is built or to be built is so located, bounded or otherwise placed that the distances above named can be obtained within the limits of the property. In such case, the watertight receptacle shall be constructed and maintained as provided for in paragraph (5) of subdivision (c). These restrictions and limiting distances shall not apply to sewage treatment plants installed under and in accordance with plans which first have been submitted to and approved by the State or Westchester County Commissioner of Health.

(2) No bath water, sink or laundry wastes or polluted liquid of any kind, except the effluent from a properly constructed and operated sewage treatment plant as hereinbefore provided by paragraph (1) of this subdivision, shall be discharged or allowed to flow into the well, reservoir or any watercourse nor be deposited on or beneath the surface of the ground within 50 feet of any reservoir or tributary watercourse.

(3) No garbage, refuse, putrescible matter, decayed fruits or vegetables, dead animals or parts thereof or any other matter that pollutes water shall be deposited in any well, reservoir or watercourse nor on or beneath the surface of the ground within 50 feet of any well, reservoir or tributary watercourse nor in such manner that it can be washed by rain, melting snow or otherwise over the surface or through the ground into any well, reservoir or watercourse.

(e) Bathing, boating, animals, manure, etc. (1) No person or persons shall bathe or swim or be allowed to bathe or swim in any reservoir or tributary watercourse owned by and which is a part of the public water supply of the village of Mount Kisco.

(2) No boating, or fishing of any kind, ice cutting or any trespassing whatever shall be allowed in or upon the waters or ice of any reservoir or any tributary watercourse to the public water supply owned by the village of Mount Kisco except by persons duly authorized by the board of trustees of the village of Mount Kisco.

(3) No animal or poultry shall be allowed to stand, wade, wallow or swim nor to be washed or watered in any reservoir or any tributary watercourse and no watering place shall be maintained in such a way as to pollute any well, reservoir or tributary watercourse with excremental matter.

(4) No stable for cattle or horses, barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals shall be so located or maintained in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings therefrom may pollute any well, reservoir or any tributary watercourse.

(5) No manure pile shall be maintained or allowed to remain within 50 feet of any well, reservoir or tributary watercourse.

(f) General clause. In addition to observing the foregoing requirements all persons living on or visiting the watershed shall refrain from any act, though not heretofore specified, which may result in contamination of any portion of the water supply.

(g) Inspections. The board of trustees of the village of Mount Kisco or such other person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the water supply or the duly appointed representative of the board shall make regular and thorough inspections of the wells, reservoirs, lake, watercourses and watersheds 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 trustees 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 said board of trustees to promptly notify the State and the Westchester County Commissioners of Health of such violations. The board of trustees shall report to the State Commissioner of Health in writing annually, on the first day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served and the general condition of the watershed at the time of the last inspection.

(h) Penalty. In accordance with section 1103 of chapter 45 of the Consolidated Laws (Public Health Law), as amended by chapter 879 of the Laws of 1953, 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 155.11 - Village of Peekskill

155.11 Village of Peekskill. (Statutory authority: L. 1909, ch. 49; L. 1915, ch. 665; L. 1911, ch. 695, as amd.)

(a) Application. The following rules and regulations shall apply to all natural and artificial reservoirs on the Peekskill Hollow Creek and all watercourses tributary thereto or ultimately discharging into said reservoirs, those bodies of water being sources of the public water supply of the village of Peekskill in Westchester 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 on the Peekskill Hollow Creek 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 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 Peekskill.

(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 50 feet of any reservoir or watercourse at any point within two miles upstream from the intake of the Peekskill waterworks; nor shall any such privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle for the deposit of human excreta be constructed, placed, located, maintained or allowed to remain within 25 feet of any reservoir or any watercourse at points distant more than two miles upstream from the intake of the Peekskill waterworks.

(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 100 feet of any reservoir or any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill.

(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 and 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 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 or 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 any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill.

(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, washings from the bodies of human beings or animals, sewage or other excretal matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source, except the purified effluent from a properly constructed sewage disposal plant approved by the State Department of Health, as required by law, 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 Peekskill, nor shall any such matters be thrown, placed, led, discharged or allowed to escape or flow onto the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), within 100 feet of any reservoir or any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill.

(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 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 the ground or through the ground below the surface in any manner whereby the same may flow into any reservoir or watercourse within a distance of 50 feet from any reservoir or any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill.

(3) No clothing, bedding, carpets, harness, 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 of the streams, lakes, ponds or reservoirs tributary to the water supply of the village of Peekskill except in Oscawana Lake, Mohegan Lake, Osceola Lake, Brant Lake, Clear Lake, Mud Lake, Barger Pond and tributaries thereof, nor shall any person be allowed to bathe in Oscawana Lake, Mohegan Lake, Osceola Lake, Brant Lake and Barger Pond within 500 feet of the outlets thereof. No animal or poultry shall be allowed to stand, wallow, wade or swim in any stream, lake, pond or reservoir tributary to said water supply nor allowed to be washed therein. No watering place shall be maintained in such a way as to pollute by muddy leachings or excretal matters any streams tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill.

(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 of any reservoir or 50 feet of any watercourse at any point within two miles upstream from the intake of the Peekskill waterworks; nor shall any such structures or places be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 50 feet of any reservoir or any watercourse at points distant more than two miles upstream from the intake of the Peekskill waterworks, except in the case of islands in Oscawana Lake where no such structures or places shall be constructed, placed, maintained or allowed to remain within 25 feet of the high-water mark in the lake. 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 been 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 distances not less than those specified in the foregoing part of this paragraph.

(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 ground at any point on any watershed tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill; nor shall human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be dug or buried in the soil at a less depth than 18 inches below surface nor within a distance of 100 feet from any reservoir or any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill, and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled or spread upon the ground within a distance of 25 feet from any reservoir or any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill. (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 50 feet before entering any reservoir or any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill.

(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 100 feet from any reservoir or any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill.

(g) Fishing, boating and ice cutting. No boating of any kind nor fishing from boats or through the ice nor any trespassing whatever shall be allowed in or upon the waters or ice of any reservoir of the village of Peekskill or of Oscawana Lake, Mohegan Lake, Osceola Lake, Brant Lake or Barger Pond within 50 feet of the outlets thereof nor shall any fishing, boating or ice cutting be done in any manner that may pollute the waters of this public water supply.

(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 Peekskill.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 250 feet from any reservoir or from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Peekskill.

(j) Inspections. The board of water commissioners of the village of Peekskill 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 and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of water commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of water commissioners shall report in writing annually, on the first 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 155.12 - Village of Tarrytown

155.12 Village of Tarrytown.

(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 and all watercourses tributary thereto or ultimately discharging into said reservoirs, these bodies of water being sources of the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown, Westchester 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 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 Tarrytown.

(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 50 feet of any reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown.

(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 to remain within 150 feet of any watercourse tributary to that reservoir known as the lower lake nor within 75 feet of any watercourse tributary to that reservoir known as the upper lake, said bodies of water being tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown.

(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 in such a 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 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 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 pits at a depth of not less than 18 inches below the surface and at a distance not less than 300 feet from any reservoir or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown.

(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 Tarrytown, nor shall any such matters be thrown, placed, led, discharged or allowed to escape or flow onto the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface, except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraph (4) of subdivision (c), within 300 feet of any reservoir nor within 150 feet of any watercourse tributary to that reservoir known as the lower lake nor within 75 feet of any watercourse tributary to that reservoir known as the upper lake, said bodies of water being tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown.

(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 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 75 feet from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown.

(3) No clothing, bedding, carpets. harness, 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 Tarrytown is prohibited; nor shall any such watering be allowed in any watercourse tributary to this water supply within 1,000 feet of said reservoirs. 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 Tarrytown.

(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 150 feet from any reservoir or 75 feet from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown, 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 150 feet from any reservoir or 75 feet from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown.

(3) No human excreta, compost or other matter containing same 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 Tarrytown; nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing the same 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 or watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown, 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 watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown.

(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 100 feet before entering any reservoir or 50 feet before entering any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown. (f) Dead animals, offal, manufacturing waste, 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 150 feet from any reservoir or 100 feet from any watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown.

(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 reservoirs. No ice cutting shall be done except with the permission and under the rigid inspection and supervision of the board of water commissioners. No skating shall be allowed except upon the upper lake and only at specifically stated times under the strict supervision of the board of water commissioners. During such skating periods the board of water commissioners shall provide police patrol to prevent any infringement of these rules and regulations and shall post at frequent and conspicuous intervals around the lake suitable signs containing subdivisions (d) and (g) of the rules and regulations.

(h) 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 watercourse tributary to the public water supply of the village of Tarrytown.

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

(j) Inspections. The board of water commissioners of the village of Tarrytown 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 and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of water commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of water commissioners shall report in writing annually, on the first 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 $200.
 

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Section 155.13 - Village of Ossining

155.13 Village of Ossining. (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 the well, located on land, owned by the village of Ossining, and situated approximately 110 feet north of Chappaqua Road and 125 feet west of the Pocantico River in the town of Ossining, which forms the source of the public water supply of the village of Ossining, Westchester County, New York.

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

(2) The term linear distance is intended to mean the shortest horizontal distance from the nearest point of the structure or object to the well.

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

(2) No privy, privy vault, pit, cesspool or other receptacle, which is not watertight, placed or used for the permanent deposit of human excreta, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained, or allowed to remain within 250 feet of the well of the public water supply of the village of Ossining.

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

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

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

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

(d) Sewage, sink wastes, garbage, etc. (1) No bath water, laundry wastes, sewage or other excremental matter from any water closet, privy, cesspool or other source, shall be thrown, placed, led, conducted, discharged or allowed to escape or flow in any manner upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight receptacles, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 250 feet of the well of the public water supply of the village of Ossining.

(2) No garbage, putrescible matter, kitchen or sink wastes, refuse or waste matter from any garage, nor any polluted water or liquid of any kind shall be thrown or discharged upon the surface of the ground or into the ground beneath the surface (except into watertight containers, the contents of which are to be removed as provided by paragraphs (4) and (5) of subdivision (c)) within 250 feet of any well forming the source of the public water supply of the village of Ossining. (e) Animals, manure, compost, etc. (1) No stable for cattle or horses, no barnyard, hogyard, pigpen, poultry house or yard, no hitching place or standing place for horses or other animals, and no manure pile or compost heap, shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained, or allowed to remain within 250 feet of the well of the public water supply of the village of Ossining, and none of the above named objects or sources of pollution shall be constructed, located, placed, maintained or allowed to remain where or in such a manner that the drainage, leachings or washings from the same may enter any spring without first having passed over or through such an extent of soil as to have been properly purified, and in no case shall it be deemed that proper purification has been secured unless the aforesaid drainings, leachings or washings shall have percolated over or through the soil in a scattered dissipated form, and not concentrated in perceptible lines of drainage for a distance of not less than 250 feet from the well of the public water supply of the village of Ossining.

(2) No human excreta and no compost or other matter containing human excreta shall be thrown, placed, piled or spread upon the surface of the ground, nor shall such human excreta, compost or other matter containing human excreta be buried in the soil unless covered with not less than 12 inches of soil nor within a distance of 500 feet of the well; and no manure or compost of any kind shall be placed, piled, or spread upon the ground within a distance of 250 feet of the well of the public water supply of the village of Ossining.

(f) Dead animals, offal, industrial wastes. No dead animal, bird, fish or any part thereof nor any offal or polluted industrial wastes of any kind shall be thrown, placed, discharged, maintained or allowed to remain upon the surface of the ground or buried beneath the surface within 500 feet of the well of the public water supply of the village of Ossining.

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

(h) Camps. No camp, tent, building or other structure for occupancy by transients or for the housing of laborers engaged in construction work, or for any other use, except as a private camp or dwelling maintained by a person for his own personal use or for the use of his family and friends, shall be located, placed, or maintained within a distance of 250 feet of the well of the public water supply of the village of Ossining.

(i) Cemeteries. No interment of a human body shall be made within a distance of 500 feet of the well of the public water supply of the village of Ossining.

(j) Inspections. (1) The board of water commissioners of the village of Ossining or such other board, person or persons as may be charged with the maintenance or supervision of the public water supply of the village of Ossining, or their duly appointed representative shall make regular and thorough inspections of the area surrounding the well for the purpose of ascertaining whether the above rules and regulations are being complied with, and it shall be the duty of said Board of Water Commissioners to cause copies of any rules and regulations violated to be served upon the persons violating the same with notices of such violations; and if such persons served do not immediately comply with the rules and regulations, it shall be the further duty of the board of water commissioners to promptly notify the State Commissioner of Health of such violations. The board of water commissioners shall report to the State Commissioner of Health, in writing annually, prior to the 30th day of January, the results of the regular inspections made during the preceding year, stating the number of inspections which have been made, the number of violations found, the number of notices served, and the general surroundings of the well at the time of the last inspection.

(2) In addition to observing the foregoing requirements, all persons shall refrain from any act, although not heretofore specified, which may result in the contamination of any portion of the public water supply of the village of Ossining.

(k) Penalty. Penalties for violations shall be in accordance with section 1103 of the Public Health Law.
 

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