CHAPTER VIII. HEALTH AND WELFARE

 


ARTICLE 1. BOARD OF HEALTH.. 1

8-101. Board of health created. 1

8-102. Duties of the board. 1

8-103. Board of health meetings; rules. 1

8-104. Rules and regulations. 1

8-105. Licenses, orders, notices. 1

8-106. Health inspections. 2

8-107. Penalty. 2

ARTICLE 2. RUBBISH AND TRASH.. 3

8-201. Accumulation. 3

8-202. Deposit, stack hay or straw. 3

8-203. Metal-lined bins. 3

8-204. Store ashes. 3

8-205. Penalty. 3

ARTICLE 3. NUISANCES. 4

8-301. Nuisances affecting public health and welfare. 4

8-302. Authority to enter upon the land for inspection, abatement and removal. 5

8-303. Service of notice to abate notice. 5

8-304. Right to hearing. 5

8-305. Failure to remove or abate nuisance. 5

8-306. Assessment of costs when abatement or city removal done by city. 5

8-307. Penalty. 6

ARTICLE 4. WEEDS. 7

8-401. Weeds and grass, cutting required. 7

8-402. Service of notice to cut or destroy. 7

8-403. Right to hearing. 7

8-404. Failure to cut and remove. 7

8-405. Assessment of costs when cutting and removal done by city. 8

8-406. Noxious weeds. 8

8-407. Penalty. 8

ARTICLE 5. JUNKED MOTOR VEHICLES ON PRIVATE PROPERTY   9

8-501. Findings of the governing body. 9

8-502. Definitions. 9

8-503. Nuisances unlawful; defined; exceptions. 9

8-504. Public officer. 10

8-505. Complaints; inquiry and inspection. 10

8-506. Right of entry. 10

8-507. Notice. 10

8-508. Same; contents. 11

8-509. Failure to comply; penalty. 11

8-510. Abatement. 11

8-511. Disposition of vehicle; recovery of vehicle. 12

8-512. Hearing. 12

8-513. Costs assessed. 12

ARTICLE 6. ENVIRONMENTAL CODE.. 13

8-601. Title. 13

8-602. Legislative finding of fact. 13

8-603. Purpose. 13

8-604. Rules of construction. 13

8-605. Definitions. 13

8-606. Public officer. 14

8-607. Enforcement standards. 14

8-608. Unlawful acts. 15

8-609. Order of violation. 15

8-610. Penalty. 16

8-611. Abatement. 16

8-612. Hearing. 17

8-613. Appeals. 17

8-614. Costs assessed. 17

8-615. Construction. 18

ARTICLE 7. INSURANCE PROCEEDS FUND.. 19

8-701. Scope and application. 19

8-702. Lien created. 19

8-703. Same; encumbrances. 19

8-704. Same; pro rata basis. 19

8-705. Procedure. 19

8-706. Fund created; deposit of moneys. 20

8-707. Building inspector; investigation, removal of structure. 20

8-708. Removal of structure; excess moneys. 20

8-709. Same; disposition of funds. 21

8-710. Effect upon insurance policies. 21

8-711. Insurers; liability. 21

ARTICLE 8. MINIMUM HOUSING CODE.. 22

8-801. Title. 22

8-802. General. 22

8-803. Declaration of policy. 22

8-804. Definitions. 22

8-805. Duty of occupant or owner of occupied or unoccupied building and its premises or vacant premises. 24

8-806. Regulations for the use and occupancy of dwellings. 25

8-807. Maintenance and repair; dwellings. 27

8-808. Designation of unfit dwellings. 27

8-809. Designation of blighted premises (residential and non-residential). 28

8-810. Designation of blighted buildings and premises (non-residential). 28

8-811. Inspection of buildings and structures, and premises. 29

8-812. Notice of violations; procedures. 29

8-813. Public officer; authority. 30

8-814. Governing body; authority. 30

8-815. Order to correct and/or repair, remove or demolish. 30

8-816. Demolition by public officer; procedure and costs. 30

8-817. Conflict of laws; effect or partial invalidity. 31

8-818. Governing body; appeals. 31

8-819. Right of petition. 31