Sutton Massachusetts



Sutton Massachusetts General Bylaws
ARTICLE 19. USE OF PUBLIC WAYS


These general bylaws are official as of October 20, 2003. The are the last known revision as of March 17, 2007.

Section 19.1 ? Secured Rubbish In Transport

All rubbish being transported to the Town Solid Waste Disposal Facility shall be secured by a canvas covering or other suitable means designed to prevent the escape of litter from the transporting vehicle.

Section 19.2 - Obstructing A Public Right of Way.

19.2.1 No person shall cause an obstruction to a public way in any of the following manners:

a. Plowing of snow into the public Right of Way.

b. Dispensing or allowing to be dispensed water or other substances into the public Right of Way.

c. Erection of any type of structure, including a fence or stone wall, in the public Right of Way.

d. Placing of rubbish or other items in the public Right of Way.

The Town shall not be responsible for damage to any structures or items which have been placed or erected in the public Right of Way in violation of this By-Law.

19.2.2 Enforcement and Penalty.

The Highway Superintendent and Building Inspector shall be additional enforcement agents of this By-Law. Any person who violates any provisions of this shall be liable to a penalty not exceeding $20.00 for each violation. Each day that such violation continues shall constitute a separate violation.

Adopted: May 1, 1989
Amended: June 28, 1999

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