CHAPTER VIII. HEALTH AND WELFARE

 


ARTICLE 1. BOARD OF HEALTH.. 3

8-101. Board of health created. 3

8-102. City health officer; duties. 3

ARTICLE 2. HEALTH NUISANCES. 4

8-201. Nuisances unlawful; defined. 4

8-202. Public officer. 4

8-203. Complaints; inquiry and inspection. 4

8-204. Right of entry. 5

8-205. Notice. 5

8-206. Same; contents. 5

8-207. Failure to comply; penalty. 6

8-208. Abatement. 6

8-209. Hearing. 6

8-210. Costs assessed. 7

ARTICLE 2A. ENVIRONMENTAL CODE. 8

8-2A01. Title. 8

8-2A02. Legislative finding of fact. 8

8-2A03. Purpose. 8

8-2A04. Rules of construction. 8

8-2A05. Definitions. 8

8-2A06. Public officer. 9

8-2A07. Enforcement standards. 10

8-2A08. Unlawful acts. 10

8-2A09. Notice. 10

8-2A10. Penalty. 11

8-2A11. Abatement. 11

8-2A12. Hearing before governing body. 12

8-2A13. Appeals. 12

8-2A14. Costs assessed. 12

8-2A15. Construction. 12

ARTICLE 3. JUNKED MOTOR VEHICLES ON PRIVATE PROPERTY   13

8-301. Findings of governing body. 13

8-302. Definitions. 13

8-303. Nuisances unlawful; defined; exceptions. 13

8-304. Public officer. 14

8-305. Complaints; inquiry and inspection. 14

8-306. Right of entry. 14

8-307. Notice. 15

8-308. Same; contents. 15

8-309. Failure to comply; penalty. 15

8-310. Abatement. 15

8-311. Disposition of vehicle. 16

8-312. Hearing. 16

8-313. Costs assessed. 16

ARTICLE 4. WEEDS. 17

8-401. Weeds to be removed. 17

8-402. Definitions. 17

8-403. Public officer; notice to remove. 17

8-404. Abatement; assessment of costs. 18

8-405. Right of entry. 18

8-406. Unlawful interference. 18

8-407. Noxious weeds. 18

8-408. Penalty. 19

ARTICLE 5. MINIMUM HOUSING CODE. 20

8-501. Title. 20

8-502. General. 20

8-503. Declaration of policy. 20

8-504. Definitions. 20

8-505. Duty of occupant or owner of occupied or unoccupied building and its premises or vacant premises. 22

8-506. Regulations for the use and occupancy of dwellings. 23

8-507. Maintenance and repair; dwellings. 25

8-508. Designation of unfit dwellings. 25

8-509. Designation of blighted premises (residential and non-residential). 26

8-510. Designation of blighted buildings and premises (non-residential). 26

8-511. Inspection of buildings and structures, and premises. 27

8-512. Notice of violations; procedures. 27

8-513. Public officer; authority. 28

8-514. Governing body; authority. 28

8-515. Order to correct and/or repair, remove or demolish. 28

8-516. Demolition by public officer; procedure and costs. 28

8-517. Conflict of laws; effect or partial invalidity. 29

8-518. Governing body; appeals. 29

8-519. Right of petition. 29

ARTICLE 6. RODENT CONTROL. 31

8-601. Definitions. 31

8-602. Building maintenance. 31

8-603. Notice to rat-stop; when city to do work. 31

8-604. Failure to comply. 31

8-605. Replace rat-stoppage. 32

8-606. Notice to eradicate rats. 32

8-607. Conditions conducive to harborage of rats. 32

8-608. Inspections. 32