Seasonal Info

Closing of Beaches

Monday, Labor Day, September 2nd will conclude our beach season. After this date, beaches will be unprotected by 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 2nd.

Permit /Sticker Parking – Ocean Boulevard

Sticker parking is in effect year-round – January thru December – stickers can be purchased in the village hall between the hours 9:00 am and 3:00 pm – Monday thru Friday – 2020 STICKERS WILL BE AVAILABLE 2ND WEEK IN DECEMBER

Parking Regulations
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

September 16, 2019, 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.comor village65@optimum.netfor a special parking permit.

 48 Hour Parking Regulation

No person shall park any vehicle on any public or private road within the corporate limits of the Village of Atlantic Beach for more than 48 hours regardless of any parking regulations.

Removal of Vehicles During Snow Storms

When snow fall is predicted please 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.

 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

Village Taxes

Please 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 Squad

New 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 Beautification Committee

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 will welcome volunteers for the Fall festival and will have items for sale.

Building Permits

Non-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-mails:  

 Pods

Enclosed storage containers or PODS also require a permit before being 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 permitted as 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 Only

No vehicles shall be permitted 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                 

No inoperative 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

Pooper-scooper laws 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 barking is 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 LICENSES ISSUED 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.

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.

 Security

Our 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 Limit

The 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 1-800-225-1071

 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

Garbage – Rubbish – Refuse – Recyclables

 Holiday Garbage Collection

  • Pickup through September 30, 2019 remain same as current.
  • New pickup schedule starting October 1, 2019

Garbage – Rubbish – Refuse

October 1stthrough May 31st

2 days a week– Monday and Thursday including holidays except Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Memorial Day to wit: Monday and Thursday, in each year in which this agreement shall remain in force. When a holiday falls on a Monday collection shall be made on Tuesday. If a holiday falls on Thursday collection shall be made on Friday.

June 1stthrough September 30th

3 days a week – Monday, Thursday and Saturday including the holidays except July 4thand Labor Day.

Recyclables   

Recyclables shall be collected each Wednesday. See below for recycling pickup if holiday falls on Wednesdays.

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. 

Bulk Pickup

Bulk pick up is on Thursday only 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.

NO RECYCLING — GARBAGE — 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.

Holiday Garbage Collection

  • COLUMBUS DAY: MONDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2019   – garbage will be picked up on the holiday        
  • VETERANS DAY: MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2019   -garbage will be picked up on holiday 
  • THANKSGIVING DAY: THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2019 – garbage will be picked up on Friday
  • CHRISTMAS:  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 25, 2019 – recycling will not be picked up put it out on Thursday with regular garbage
  • NEW YEAR’S:  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2020 – recycling will not be picked up put it out Thursday with regular garbage                                                          
  • MARTIN LUTHER KING:   MONDAY, JANUARY 20, 2020 – garbage will be picked up on the holiday
  • PRESIDENT’S DAY:  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2020 – garbage will be picked up on the holiday

Pickup Through September 30, 2019

  • Garbage – Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
  • Bulk Pickup – Wednesday and Friday
  • Recycling – Thursday

Note: September 2nd– Labor Day garbage will not be picked up. Garbage will be picked up on Tuesday September 3rd.

Emergency Preparedness – Hurricanes, Etc.

The Atlantic Coast hurricane season is from June 1st to November 30th; 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 EVENTSCONTACT 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.