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0260 Approved Sanitation Containers 1984 ORDINANCE NO. 26~ CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO, AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 60 OF THE CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO, TO PROVIDE THAT ALL GARBAGE WASTES COLLECTED BY THE CITY SHALL BE PLACED IN APPROVED DISPOSAL PLASTIC OR PAPER CONTAINERS OR IN APPROVED MECHANICALLY DUMPED CONTAINERS; REPEALING ALL PRIOR ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT WITH THIS ORDINANCE; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ORDINANCE; AND PROVIDING WHEN THIS ORDINANCE SHALL BECOME EFFECTIVE. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO: SECTION 1. Definition of Approved Sanitary Containers. Ordinance No. 60 of the City of Chubbuck, Idaho, enacted on the 10th day of March, 1964, is hereby amended by repealing in their entireties Sections 3 and 4 thereof and by the addition of new Sections 3 and 4 to read as follows: 3: DEFINITION: "Sanitary containers" as the term is used in this Ordinance, means approved sanitary containers or receptacles which may be any of the followinq: (a) Disposable (nonreturnable) paper refuse containers as approved, which shall be 50-pound, wet-strength extensible Kraft paper of not less than 20-gallon capacity nor more than 32-gallon capacity; (b) Disposable (nonreturnable) plastic bags of not less than 20-qallon capacity nor more than 32-qallon capacity, which shall be manufactured from polyethylene or ethylene copolymer resin, with a gauge of not less than one and five-tenths mil or the one and five-tenths mil bag as furnished and/or made available through the City; (c) Sanitary containers, receptacles or bundles provided for in Subsections (b) and (d) of Section 17 of this Ordinance; (d) Approved mechanically dumped containers of one yard or more capacity; .approval of size and type shall be obtained from the Director of Public Works. ORDINANCE - Page 1 jm CH5-#24 The ~aper containers or ~lastic bags referred to in Subsections. (a) and (b) herein may be used as liners in cans, but such containers or bags used as liners shall be removed from the cans, tied securely with the wire tie as furnished, or, in the case of ~a~er containers, the top securely rolled, and placed in the proper location for ~icku~ on the scheduled collection day. 4: SEPARATION OF REFUSE: Ail kitchen garbage shall be drained of excess water and shall be wrapped in ~aper and any animal defecation shall be separately wrapped in paper before being placed in the nonreturnable sanitary container. Tin cans and glass containers may be placed in the sanitary container with kitchen ~arba~e. SECTION 2. Garbage, Trash and Other Refuse From Private Property. Said Ordinance No. 60 is further amended by repealing in its entirety Section 17 thereof and by the addition of a new Section 17 to read as follows: 17: GARBAGE, TRASH AND OTHER REFUSE FROM PRIVATE PROPERTY: Ail ~arbage, refuse and rubbish, except ashes, in or about any private residence, dwelling house or other building shall be placed in approved sanitary containers and shall be placed at or near the street line so as to be easily seen. A~proved nonreturnable sanitary containers may be placed at or near the public right-of-way in areas approved b~ the Director of Public Works. Refuse-generating property not abutting public streets or alleys shall permit access to the City for the collection and disposal of refuse placed in the location designated by the Director of Public Works in approved nonreturnable sanitary containers. (a) Oil drums, unauthorized containers, and incinerators will not be emptied nor will they be allowed in alleys, streets or other public ri~ht-of-ways. (b) Oil drums, washtubs, ~arbage cans and similar containers shall not be used for ashes. All ashes when placed for collection shall be cold and free from any fire, live coals or other substance which migh.t ignite. ORDINANCE - Page 2 jm CH5-#24 Small tree limbs when tied in "one man" bundles not over four feet long will be hauled. Magazines and paper shall either be placed in approved disposable sanitary containers or tied in bundles. (c) Any and all garbage cans which might be used for storage of refuse shall not be located within any street or alley right-of-way or other ~ublicly-owned ground. Worn out or unsightly ~arba~e cans are to be discarded. The refuse stored in these cans shall be transferred into an a~proved nonreturnable sanitary container securely closed and ~laced at the alley or street right-of-way line on the scheduled collection day. (d) Nonreturnable cartons or boxes may be used for grass cuttings, weeds, leaves, hedge trimmings and lawn rakings. (e) Without s~ecific a~proval of the Director of Public Works, no container nor individual article ~laced for disposal shall exceed twenty-five ~ounds in total weight. All container and individual articles placed for disposal shall be ~ut out no earlier than twelve (12) hours before picku~ time and no later than 8:00 a.m. on the scheduled day of collection. (f) Each ~ro~erty owner or tenant in the City shall be held responsible for the cleanliness of one-half of the alley or street adjacent to their property. SECTION 3. Re~eal. Ail prior ordinances which conflict irreconcilably with this Ordinance are hereby repealed to the extent of such conflict. SECTION 4. Severability. If any provision of this Ordinance should be held invalid for any reason by a Court of competent jurisdiction, such holding shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. ORDINANCE - Page 3 jm CH5-#24 SECTION 5. Effective Date. The rule requiring ordinances to be read on three separate days is hereby dispensed with and this Ordinance shall become effective upon its passage, approval and publication as provided by law. PASSED BY THE COUNCIL AND APPROVED BY THE MAYOR of the City of Chubbuck, Idaho this 23rd day of October, 1984. ×? ATTEST: CITY CLERK ORDINANCE - Page 4 jm CH5-#24