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Section 302.1.2 is hereby added to the International Property Maintenance Code and shall read as follows:

302.1.2 Unsanitary premises. No owner, occupant or other person shall allow the accumulation of garbage or refuse on any land which causes or creates a foul, unhealthy or offensive smell, or in which disease-carrying insects, rodents or other vermin may breed, or may reasonably be expected to breed. For the purposes of this section the word “garbage” shall mean animal and vegetable waste resulting from the handling, preparation, cooking, storage, or consumption of food. The word “refuse” shall mean all putrescible and non-putrescible solid wastes, including garbage, rubbish, debris, ashes, street cleanings, dead animals, abandoned or inoperable automobiles, abandoned or inoperable household appliances, movable furniture not designed for or modified to withstand the elements and outdoor use, and industrial wastes.

(Ord. 19-36 § 14, 2019.)