Landfilling and Dumping

It is unlawful to dump or place any rubbish on private or public property.

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Sec. 38-141.  Landfilling and dumping.

(a)   Dumping, throwing or placing any rubbish, cans, boxes, trash, debris, grass clippings or other waste materials on any private or public place in the city is hereby declared to be a nuisance and prohibited.
(b)   Disposal or storage of rubbish, cans, boxes, trash, debris, grass clippings or other waste materials on private or public property by covering such waste materials with earth, dirt, sand, or other organic material is hereby declared to be a nuisance and prohibited.
(c)   Composting, which shall mean the mixing of shredded and decayed organic matter with dirt or earth for the purpose of fertilizing and conditioning soil to support plant growth, shall not be deemed a violation of this section unless it creates a nuisance by means of a foul odor, or other miscellaneous condition.
(Ord. No. 4095, ยง 2, 11-19-2007)
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