Please help our firefighters keep us safe. It is the property owner’s responsibility to keep a fire hydrant in front of their house clear of snow and ice.
Here is the relevant piece of code:
Village Code Reference: § 196-35 (c) Access to fire protection equipment.
C. It shall be the duty and obligation of any owner, occupant or tenant of any premises located within the Village of Nyack to maintain a clear and unobstructed path for a radius of 10 feet in every direction from any fire hydrant located on or in front of any premises or within 20 feet of any lot line and to maintain said area clear from all obstructions, including but not limited to dirt, debris, shrubbery and snow.