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Abandoned Refrigerators

IPMC 308.2.2 It shall be unlawful for any person to abandon or leave unattended any container which has an airtight door or lid without first removing such door.

Sec. 62-53.  Abandoned refrigerators. It shall be unlawful for any person to leave or permit to remain outside of any dwelling, building or other structure or within any unoccupied or abandoned building, dwelling or other structure under his control or in any other place accessible to children, any abandoned, unattended or discarded refrigerator or other container which has an airtight door or lid, snaplock or other locking device, which may not be released from the inside, without first removing such door or lid, snaplock or other locking device from the refrigerator or container. This means you cannot have a refrigerator or freezer on you carport unless you can lock it.

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