Township of Robbinsville, NJ
Mercer County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[Adopted 12-31-2001 by Ord. No. 2001-37 as § 19-6.10 of the 2001 Code]

§ 220-13 Definitions.

As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
The refuse or residue of animal or vegetable matter that has been used as food and all refuse, animal or vegetable matter, including carcasses and parts of dead animals. It shall include fowl, manure, decayed vegetables fruit, or any condemned food.
Newspapers, periodicals, cardboard, and all wastepaper.
All miscellaneous matter, such as refrigerators, bottles, rags, mattresses, worn-out furniture, old clothes, shoes, broken glass, leather, carpets, crockery, metal, rubber, cut grass, leaves, tree branches, lumber, or any materials that may accumulate as the result of building operations.
All materials resulting from any business, trade, or industry.

§ 220-14 Deposit in certain areas prohibited.

Highways; private and public property. No person shall deposit or throw garbage, rubbish, paper, or trade waste on or along any public or private highway, road, or street within the Township or on any public or private property.[1]
Editor's Note: See also Ch. 151, Littering.
Streams or bodies of water. No person shall deposit or throw garbage, rubbish, paper, or trade waste in any lake, stream, or body of water within the Township.

§ 220-15 Timing and placement for municipal collection.

Garbage, rubbish, paper, and trade wastes may be placed out for municipal collection after sunset of the day before collection and in accordance with the rules and regulations of the Township.[1]
Editor's Note: See also Arts. I and II of this chapter.

§ 220-16 Use of sanitary landfills and incinerators.

The deposit of lawful materials in any lawfully operated sanitary landfill or incinerator is permitted.

§ 220-17 Violations and penalties.

Any person who violates any of the provisions of this article shall, upon conviction thereof, be liable to the penalty stated in Chapter 1, Article II, General Penalty.