Township of Pemberton, NJ
Burlington County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Pemberton 8-3-2000 by Ord. No. 11-2000. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The provisions and prohibitions hereinafter contained and enacted are in pursuance of and for the purpose of securing and promoting the public health and general welfare of persons in Pemberton Township and to prevent the spread of diseases from mosquito transmission by preventing the presence of mosquito larvae in water that accumulates in tires.
Tires shall be stored in a totally enclosed structure or covered to prevent the existence or presence of any water in which mosquito larvae may mature and grow or exist. If stored outside, they must be stored up off the ground and covered so as not to allow standing water.
Any tires that cannot be used shall be considered waste material and must be disposed of in a proper and lawful manner which prevents the collection of stagnant rain in water in said tires.
There shall be fines fixed at an amount of $50, first offense; $100, second offense; and $150 third and subsequent offenses.
Each and every day in which a violation of any provisions of this chapter exists shall constitute a separate violation.
It shall be the responsibility of the Municipal Code Enforcement Officer and/or Burlington County Health Department to enforce this chapter.