Seasonal Info

CLOSING OF BEACHES  –  Monday, Labor Day September 3rd will conclude our beach season. After this date, beaches will be unprotectedby lifeguards and no bathing will be permitted. Please remove all items from the beach houses no later than 6:00 PM on Labor Day, September 3rd .

REMOVAL OF VEHICLES DURING SNOW STORMS– When snowfallis predictedplease remove your cars from the street –as our public works crew is hindered in snow plowing operations. Vehicles will be towed and may be redeemed at your expense.                      

PARKING REGULATIONS  September 16, 2018, the “NO PARKING 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM” will be lifted. Some streets in the village have no parking throughout the year – if you are having a party and  wish to have guests park on the street call the Village Office Monday – Friday from 8:00 AM to 3:45 PM or e-mail the request to plaza65@aol.com or village65@optimum.net for a special parking permit.

48 HOUR PARKING REGULATIONNo person shall park any vehicle on anypublic

or private road within the corporate limits of the Village  of Atlantic Beach for more than 48 hours regardless of any parking regulations.

VILLAGE BOARD MEETINGS The Board of Trustees meets the second Monday of each month (unless it falls on a holiday) at 7:45 PM in the Village Hall.

GO TO OUR WEBSITE FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF MEETING DATES        www.villageofatlanticbeach.com

VILLAGE TAXESPlease notify the Village Office at plaza65@aol.com upon satisfying your mortgage, if you refinance your mortgage or have your mortgage sold by one lending institution to another. If you sell your house, please make sure you tell the new owner to come to the Village Hall with their deed so records can be changed.

ATLANTIC BEACH RESCUE SQUADNew members always welcome, free training – meetings are the last Tuesday of every month at the AB Rescue Headquarters, 1 Rescue Road – 8:00 P.M. – Squad training Saturdays at 10 AM at Rescue Headquarters – interested persons are welcome.

ATLANTIC BEACH CATS INC.AB Cats Inc. is a volunteer organization that works to reduce the Village’s free-roaming cat population through our humane Trap-Neuter-Return Program.  Our program has been nationally recognized as one of the outstanding programs in the country for its success.  Please notify the Village office if you see kittens or know of any free-roaming cats that require spay/neuter.  Feral cats that have been fixed have their left ear tipped.  All cats are returned to where they were trapped after they are spayed/neutered.

Fundraising for AB Cats goes on 12 months a year.  Please help by:

  1. Volunteering your time
  2. Fostering a cat/kitten until a permanent home is found
  3. Support our fundraising events
  4. Shop at Amazon while supporting AB cats:

go to: www.smile.amazon.com  Atlantic Beach Cats, Inc.

A small percentage of the money you spend will come back to AB Cats

AB Cats is always in need of your Tax Deductible Donation.  100% of your donation goes to the TNR and care of the feral cat population in Atlantic Beach.

PLEASE SPAY/NEUTER YOUR PET CATS!

AB BOOK LENDING LIBRARYThere is a book lending library in the Village Hall   sponsored by AB Cats – it is a help yourself, free service.

AB BEAUTIFICATION COMMITTEE –As we approach Fall we want to thank all who supported our sale and the village staff who made our enterprise a success.  We still have some sweatshirts and hats on sale in the village office which are great for the Fall.  We have commenced our project of plantings on Ocean Boulevard and look forward to completing this project as budget permits.  We are also entertaining the idea of people sponsoring plantings if they wish, please contact our office if interested.  Looking forward to the Fall, we will welcome volunteers for the Fall festival and will have special items for sale.

BUILDING PERMITSNon-structural and structural construction require a permit. Call the Village Office 371-4600 between the hours of 8:00 AM to 3:45 PM for information.

Building Department e-mail:  plaza65building@optimum.net

PODS –Enclosed storage containers or PODS also require a permit beforebeing placed on your property.  Call the Village office 371-4600 for additional information.

CONSTRUCTION/GARDENERS/ POWER EQUIPMENT/ MANUAL EQUIPMENT, Power equipment- manual equipment- perform any construction –not permittedas follows:

– earlier than 8:00 AM on weekdays; – earlier than 9:00 AM on Saturday or later

than 6:00 PM on any day

– from Friday before Memorial Day weekend to the Tuesday following  Labor day

– Sunday prohibited year round

– all legal holidays throughout the year  ALL PERMITS MUST BE VISUAL TO INSPECTORS

 COMMERCIAL VEHICLES, TRUCKS, VANS, TRAILERS OR CAMPERS–  

Commercial vehicles, trucks, vans, trailers or campers are not allowed to be parked on any public highway, private roads, private driveway or private property in the Incorporated Village of Atlantic Beach limits – this is in violation of Local Law and punishable by a fine not to exceed $500 per day and will be strictly enforced by the Village and Nassau County Police Department.  Commercial vehicles cannot be parked in the Village unless they are delivering goods or providing a service – especially overnight even on private property.

VEHICLES TO BE PARKED ON PAVED DRIVEWAY ONLYno vehicles shall bepermitted to be parked, kept or stored on any residential property unless such vehicle is on a paved driveway.  All driveways shall be accessible from a legal village street only – at no time shall any vehicles be permitted to be parked in the rear yard, lawns or patios in any residential area.  

CARS BLOCKING SIDEWALK– it shall not be permissible for any such vehicle parked in a driveway to extend into the sidewalk and public street.

INOPERATIVE OR UNLICENSED MOTOR VEHICLES Noinoperative or unlicensed motor vehicles shall not be parked, kept or stored on any premises, and no vehicle shall at any time be in a state of major disassembly, disrepair, or in the process of being stripped or dismantled.

ATTENTION: DOG OWNERS

DOGS ARE NOT PERMITTED ONTHE BOARDWALK AT ANY TIME, AND ARE NOT ALLOWED ON THE BEACHESDURING THE MONTHS OF APRIL THROUGHSEPTEMBER

NO MORE THAN THREE (3) DOGSARE PERMITTED PER HOUSEHOLD – ANYONE    VIOLATING THIS LAW WILL BE SUMMONSED.

Pooper-scooperlaws are now being strictly enforced by our Security Patrol and Sanitation Commissioners.  If you live on the water, please do not sweep your dog feces into the bay, as it pollutes our water, and is against the law.

DOGS MUST BE LEASHED AT ALL TIMES AND MAY NOT RUN-AT-LARGE.  The leash must not exceed six (6) foot in length.

Excessive barkingis considered a disturbance of the peace and is in violation of our local law.  Our Village Inspectors will issue summonses to all dog owners violating our Village Laws.

DOG LICENSESISSUED BY THE TOWN OF HEMPSTEAD– 812-3024

GARAGE AND TAG SALES The Village has a Local Law regulating Garage Sales, Tag Sales, etc.  To conduct such a sale, you must file for a permit with the Village Clerk at least ten (10) days prior to the first day of sale. Further information can be obtained from the Village Hall.

RESIDENTIAL OCCUPANCYAll dwellings, premises, homes, houses and apartments in the Incorporated Village of Atlantic Beach are restricted to one-family occupancy. GROUPER HOMES ARE NOT PERMITTED. Violation of this ordinance is punishable by fines to the owner, tenant, and/or real estate broker.

TRANSIENT OCCUPANCY PROHIBITED (LOCAL LAW 5-2015)  Rentals less than 30 days are prohibited in Atlantic Beach (Airbnb, Home Away, Etc.)  Penalties for the violation of this law will include a suspension of the dwelling or dwelling unit’s Certificate of Occupancy and a $5,000 per day civil penalty imposed on the owner.

SECURITYOur Security force is here to help you – please let us know your comments.- The Village Security is here only as a supplement to the Nassau County Police Department.  If you observe any suspicious activity or persons please report to the Nassau County Police Department by calling 911. 

SPEED LIMITThe speed limit in Atlantic Beach is 15 MPH with the exception of Park Street, which is 25 MPH. For the safety of all, speed limit and street directional signs are a must to follow.

 STREET LIGHTS– Please contact the Village Office 371-4600 if you notice any street lights out or on during the day – give the number on the pole, exact location.

SWIMMING POOLS 

SWIMMING POOLS AND HOT TUBS MUST BE EITHER DRAINED OR COVERED BY OCTOBER 15TH

It is a violation of village law to empty water from swimming pools (or hot tubs) into any street, easement, beach, or Reynolds Channel. Local Law requires that all water from swimming pools and hot tubs must be disposed of through adequate drywells. Summons will be issued for violations.

TVASNAC-If you have a complaint about an unusual amount of air noise, please

call or e-mail at the following number and file a brief report. Please include time and nature of complaint (e g: excessively loud, too many hours (8 or more) of continuous noise, etc.) and any other information such as airplane identification, if possible.

Port Authority of NY(1800) 225-1071

 FAA e-mail: 9-AEA-NOISE@FAA.GOV   — You can also go to the Port Authority website to track aircraft over your home at: http://webtrack.bksv.com/panynj

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GARBAGE/RECYCLING/DUMPSTERS/ HOLIDAY SCHEDULE

GARBAGE COLLECTIONMONDAY, WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY –please continue placing your garbage curbside for collection.  Use either hard-sided, plastic or metal containers with a watertight cover or in-ground containers with proper lids – garbage should be placed in plastic or paper bags before putting into any of these containers.

September 29, 2018 will be the last Saturday garbage collection

PLEASE NOTE THAT NO GARBAGE CONTAINER, RUBBISH OR DISPOSABLE MATERIAL IS PERMITTED TO BE PLACED CURBSIDE BEFORE 6:00 PM OF THE NIGHT BEFORE A REGULARLY SCHEDULED PICK UP OR AFTER 7:00 AM OF THE COLLECTION DAY. 

HOLIDAY GARBAGE COLLECTION

LABOR DAY:

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2018  –  garbage will be picked up on Tuesday            

COLUMBUS DAY:

MONDAY,  OCTOBER 8, 2018  –  garbage will be picked up on the holiday    

VETERANS DAY:

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2018   –  garage will be picked up on holiday

THANKSGIVING DAY:    

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2018 – recycling–put out on Friday with regular garbage

CHRISTMAS:                    

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 25, 2018  – garbage will not be picked up on holiday Garbage will be picked up on Tuesday, December 26th     

NEW YEAR’S:

TUESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2019 – garbage will not be picked up on holiday barbage will be picked up on Wednesday, January 2nd

MARTIN LUTHER KING:   

MONDAY, JANUARY 21, 2019 –  garbage will be picked up on the holiday

PRESIDENT’S DAY:

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2019 –  garbage will be picked up on the holiday

RECYCLINGRecycling is picked up every Thursday

SEE ABOVE FOR RECYCLING PICK UP IF HOLIDAY FALLS ON THURSDAY.

 NEWSPAPERS, MAGAZINES, PAPERBACK BOOKS, HARD COVER BOOKS, CARDBOARD,                               GLASS, CANS, PLASTIC, PAPER, ETC.

Newspapers are to be placed in your recycling container. Cardboard boxes are to be collapsed and tied.

LEAVE AT CURB EITHER IN A BLUE BIN OR A CLEAR PLASTIC BAG

Recycling must not be mixed in with the regular garbage. Anyone who continues this practice will be fined. 

NO RECYCLING CONTAINER IS PERMITTED TO BE PLACED CURBSIDE BEFORE 6:00 PM OF THE NIGHT BEFORE A REGULARLY SCHEDULED PICK UP OR AFTER 7:00 AM OF THE COLLECTION DAY.

BULK PICK UPBulk pick up is on Wednesday and Friday – it is not necessary to call in your bulk items – there is a six (6) item limit per bulk day. Bulk items include stoves, refrigerators (please remove doors), mattresses, etc.

CONSTRUCTION DEBRIS IS NOT PART OF OUR BULK PICK UP. IF YOU HAVE CONSTRUCTION DEBRIS THAT NEEDS REMOVAL, YOU MUST MAKE YOUR OWN ARRANGEMENTS FOR DISPOSAL.

DUMPSTERSA permit is required for any dumpster – whether placed on street or in a driveway – the permit fee for 30 days is $25 or 90 days is $50.  (NOTE: Construction debris is not permitted to be picked up with regular garbage – therefore, a dumpster must be obtained). ALL DUMPSTERS, WASTE CONTAINERS OR ROLL-OFF CONTAINERS MUST BE COVERED AT ALL TIMES WHEN NOT IN USE                                                                                                                                                                      

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTES.T.O.P. – STOP THROWING OUT POLLUTANTS – Town of Hempstead Department of Sanitation has opened facilities for disposition of pesticides, waste oil, batteries, paint, antifreeze, pool chemicals, etc. – call 516-378-2200 or visit www.TOH.LI for STOP collection dates and places.

NOTE:  DO NOT HIDE HAZARDOUS WASTE IN BLACK PLASTIC BAGS AND PUT OUT WITH REGULAR GARBAGE

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS – HURRICANES, ETC.

 The Atlantic Coast hurricane season is from June 1 to November 30, however, we are most vulnerable from mid-August to early November.  Here are some steps you should take, even before a hurricane watch or warning is announced:

  • Check to be certain that your emergency equipment is in good working order and that you have enough supplies to last several days.
  • Obtain and store materials necessary to properly secure your home. Make sure your car has gas and is in good working order. Also plan to have the following items available:

First Aid Kit – Battery operated radio -Flashlight – Extra batteries – Matches,

Manually operated can opener – Canned and packed foods, milk and other beverages – Extra medicine, baby food and diapers – Portable ice chest – One gallon of water per each member of your household

BE READY WHEN A HURRICANE THREATENS OUR AREA

For more information call Village Hall 371-4600. The Village’s Emergency Warning Notification System will start informing residents 48 hours prior to any evacuations.

WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM AND UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS CONTACT THE VILLAGE OFFICE WITH YOUR E-MAIL ADDRESS

If you have not given us your e-mail and telephone number(s) or if you change your e-mail or telephone number – please call the Village Hall on 371-4600 or e-mail to: plaza65@aol.com.

ACCIDENT PREVENTION COURSE

10% OFF AUTO INSURANCE-LIABILITY & POINTS REDUCED

If interested in the class, please call Village Office 516- 371-4600.