[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Waterford: Art. I, 12-11-1974 as Ch. 126 of the 1974 Code; Art. II, 12-11-1974 as Ch. 130 of the 1974 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 12-11-1974 as Ch. 126 of the 1974 Code]
A code defining and prohibiting certain matters, things, conditions or acts and each of them as a nuisance, prohibiting certain noises or sounds, 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.
Said code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the "Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953)," except, however, those portions of said code as have been stricken therefrom or to which any addition, supplement or revision has been made as is indicated or set forth on the printed code annexed hereto and made a part hereof, as aforesaid.
Three copies of said Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953) have been placed on file in the office of the Secretary of the Local Board of Health upon the introduction of this Article and will remain on file there for the use and examination of the public.
Any person who violates or neglects to comply with any provision of this Article or code established herein or notice issued pursuant thereto shall, upon conviction thereof, be liable to a penalty of not less than $2 nor more than $500 for each offense.
[Adopted 12-11-1974 as Ch. 130 of the 1974 Code]
No person, persons or corporation shall deposit, maintain or keep refuse of any kind, including human excrement or material containing human excrement, on the surface of the ground or in any stream or other body of water within the limits of the Township of Waterford, which said refuse of any kind or human excrement or material containing human excrement shall give off offensive odors to the surrounding neighborhood creating a nuisance dangerous to the public health.
Any person, persons or corporation who shall violate the provisions of § 306-5 of this Article shall, upon conviction thereof, be liable to a penalty of not less than $2 nor more than $500 for each offense, at the discretion of the court.