City of Lambertville, NJ
Hunterdon County
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[1993 Board of Health Code § BH2-1.1]
A Code defining and prohibiting certain matters, things, conditions or acts and each of them as a nuisance, prohibiting certain noises or sounds, requiring the proper heating of apartments, prohibiting lease or rental of certain buildings, prohibiting spitting in or upon public buildings, conveyances and sidewalks, authorizing the inspection of premises by an enforcing official, providing for the removal or abatement of certain nuisances and recovery of expenses incurred by the Board of Health in removing or abating such nuisances and prescribing penalties for violations is hereby established pursuant to Chapter 188, Laws of 1950. A copy of the Code is annexed hereto and made a part hereof without the inclusion of the text thereof herein.
[1993 Board of Health Code § BH2-1.2]
The Public Health Nuisance Code established and adopted by this section is described and commonly known as the Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953).
[New]
a. 
Three copies of the Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953) have been placed on file in the office of the clerk of the Board of Health of the City of Lambertville and will remain on file there for the use and examination of the public.
b. 
Sections 2.1 (a) and (b) of the Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953) will not be enforced in the City of Lambertville.
[1993 Board of Health Code § BH2-1.4]
Any person who violates, or neglects to comply with any provision of this section or the Public Health Nuisance Code established herein or notice issued pursuant thereto, shall upon conviction thereof, be liable to a penalty as stated in Chapter BH1, Section 1-5.
[1993 Board of Health Code § BH2-2]
It shall be unlawful to place, throw or dump, or allow to be placed, thrown or dumped, any garbage, rubbish, offal or other offensive or injurious material of any kind in any well, spring, ditch, stream, creek or canal in the City.
[1993 Board of Health Code § BH2-3]
It shall be unlawful for any person to allow any privy, cesspool or other similar receptacle in the City to overflow or the contents thereof to escape upon the ground or into any well, spring, ditch, canal, creek or stream. It shall be unlawful for any person to maintain in the City any pipe, drain or sewer discharging foul or injurious liquids from any privy, cesspool or other similar receptacle on the surface of the ground or into any well, spring, ditch, canal, creek or stream.
[1993 Board of Health Code § BH2-4]
It shall be unlawful for any person to maintain in the City any pool, pond, ditch, stream or other body of water or any accumulation of animal or vegetable matter in which mosquito larvae or flies exist or breed.
[1993 Board of Health Code § BH2-5]
It shall be unlawful for any person to maintain in the City any shed, coop, pen or runway for chickens, fowl, rabbits or other domestic animals, unless same is kept in a clean and sanitary condition.
[1993 Board of Health Code § BH2-6]
It shall be unlawful for any person to keep, or permit to be kept, in any dwelling house or other building occupied by human beings in the City, any sheep, goat, chicken or fowl.
[1993 Board of Health Code § BH2-7]
It shall be unlawful for any person to maintain, or allow to be maintained, in any dwelling or building in the City, any flush toilet unless same is kept in working order and in a sanitary condition.
[1993 Board of Health Code § BH2-8]
All owners of buildings occupied as residences by more than two families, where such owners supply heat as part of the rental agreement, shall provide heat from October 1 in each year to May 1 of the succeeding year so that the temperatures of such apartments where one or more persons reside shall always be kept at 68° F. or above, between the hours of 6:00 a.m. in the morning to 10:00 p.m. in the evening.