[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Township of West Deptford 7-19-1962 and incorporated by Township Committee into General Ordinances adopted 6-18-1970 as Section 18:2. Section 181-2 amended and former Section 18:2-1.5 deleted at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 169, General Provisions, Board of Health, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
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 or 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 said code is annexed hereto and made a part hereof without the inclusion of the text thereof herein.
Three copies of the said Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953) have been placed on file in the office of the Secretary of this local Board of Health upon the introduction of this chapter and will remain on file there for use and examination by the public.
The said code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the "Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953.)"
The enforcement official charged with the duties of enforcing the provisions of this chapter and code by reference to this chapter is the Sanitary Inspector of the Township of West Deptford.