Public Notice: Town of Southold - hearing on amendment to law regarding carters' licensing

Event Date: 
Tue, 05/09/2017 - 7:33pm - 8:00pm

LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN there has been presented to the Town Board of the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, New York, on the 25th day of April, 2017, a Local Law entitled “A Local Law to Amend Chapter 233 regard to Carter Permits Licenses.” and

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN the Town Board of the Town of Southold will hold a public hearing on the 9th day of May, 2017 at 7:33 pm on the aforesaid Local Law at which time all interested persons will be given the opportunity to be heard, and be it further

 

The proposed Local Law entitled, “A Local Law to Amend Chapter 233 regard to Carter Permits Licenses” reads as follows:

 

LOCAL LAW NO.      2017

 

A Local Law entitled, “A Local Law to Amend Chapter 233 regard to Carter Permits Licenses.

 

BE IT ENACTED by the Town Board of the Town of Southold as follows:

I.          Purpose.

The safe and proper disposal of the solid wastes generated by the people of the Town of Southold and adherence to the mandates of the Town’s Solid Waste Management Plan with respect to collection and disposal of solid waste and recyclables has been and remains a matter of serious public concern.  The purpose of this local law is to clarify regulations and permitting requirements.

 

II.        Chapter 233 of the Code of the Town of Southold is hereby amended as follows:

 

§233-3A.  Disposal and Collection of Solid Waste and Recyclables.

B.        Commercial Waste Permit Licenses Requirements.

1.         With the exception of those operating within the Fishers Island Waste Management District, no refuse hauler or carter or agent thereof shall collect, transport or dispose of Solid Waste and/or Recyclables generated within the Town without obtaining a Carter’s Permit License issued by the Town Clerk  Solid Waste District.

 

3.         Upon receipt of a complete application, the Town Clerk shall refer the application to the Solid Waste District shall refer the application to the Zoning Inspector for a determination of whether any violations of the law exist.  The Town Clerk Solid Waste District shall issue the applicant a Carter Permit License so long as the applicant is deemed by the Solid Waste District and Zoning Inspector to be in compliance with this local law and all applicable County and State regulations.

 

5.         Whenever satisfactory proof, such as by means of an affidavit, is submitted to the Town Clerk Solid Waste District that a Carter Permit License issued for the purpose set forth in this local law has been lost or destroyed, the Town Clerk Solid Waste District shall, upon payment of five dollars ($5.00) by the applicant, issue a new Carter Permit License.  No Carter Permit License issued pursuant to the provisions of this local law shall be transferable.

 

6.         The Carter Permit License holder hereunder shall, upon request, furnish the Town with a list detailing the number of residences, commercial establishments or other generators of Solid Waste and/or Recyclables located in the Town and serviced by the applicant and the intended location that said Solid Waste and/or Recyclables shall be deposited by the carter.  This list shall be prepared at a level of detail satisfactory to the Town Clerk Solid Waste District and shall be updated by the Carter Permit License holder at the request of the Town, but not more often than every three months.

 

III.       SEVERABILITY

If any clause, sentence, paragraph, section, or part of this Local Law shall be adjudged by any court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the judgment shall not affect the validity of this law as a whole or any part thereof other than the part so decided to be unconstitutional or invalid.

 

IV.       EFFECTIVE DATE

This Local Law shall take effect immediately upon filing with the Secretary of State as provided by law.

 

Dated:  April 25, 2017                                    BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

                                                                               OF THE TOWN OF SOUTHOLD

                                                                                    Elizabeth A. Neville

                                                                                    Southold Town Clerk