SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A proposed ban against sitting and lying on the sidewalk in Saratoga Springs has passed.
The ban goes into effect some time next week. A warning will be issued first. If disobeyed, the first offense could carry a fine of up to $100. The second offense could carry a fine of up to $500 or up to 10 days in jail.
After that, someone in violation could be charged with a misdemeanor.