Chapter 5
Health and Sanitation

Article 1
Sanitation Officer

§5-101.    Office of Sanitation Officer Established

§5-102.    Duties of Sanitation Officer

§5-103.    Compensation of Sanitation Officer

Article 2
Abandoned Articles

§5-201.    Findings

§5-202.    Definitions

§5-203.    Unlawful to Accumulate or Store Certain Junked, Abandoned, or Discarded Property

§5-204.    Penalty for Violation

Article 3
Animals and Fowl

§5-301.    Definitions

§5-302.    Unlawful to Keep Pigs or Maintain Pig Pens; Exception

§5-303.    Unlawful to Keep Wild Animals; Exception

§5-304.    Conditions for Keeping Domestic Animals

§5-305.    Conditions for Keeping Household Pets

§5-306.    Applicability of Dog Law

§5-307.    Applicability of Zoning Ordinance

§5-308.    Harboring or Keeping Barking Dogs or Other Domestic Animals

Article 4
Grass, Weeds and Other Vegetation

§5-401.    Grass, Weeds and Certain Other Vegetation Unlawful and a Nuisance under Certain Conditions

§5-402.    Responsibility for Removal, Trimming or Cutting Grass, Weeds and Other Vegetation

§5-403.    Trees, Branches and Limbs Unlawful and a Nuisance under Certain Conditions

§5-404.    Storage of Trimming or Grass Cuttings, Weeds and Other Vegetation

§5-405.    Notice to Remove, Trim or Cut; Authority of Borough to Do Work at Expense of Person in Default

§5-406.    Penalty for Violation

Article 5
Solid Waste

A.    Accumulation and Collection of Refuse

§5-501.    Definitions

§5-502.    Accumulation of Refuse

§5-503.    Containers for Refuse

§5-504.    Certain Refuse Not Acceptable for Collection

§5-505.    Collection by Licensed Collector Only; Exception

§5-506.    Licensing of Collector

§5-507.    Duty of Collector

§5-508.    Penalty for Violation

B.    Recycling Program

§5-511.    Purpose

§5-512.    Short Title

§5-513.    Definitions

§5-514.    Establishment of Program

§5-515.    Collection by Unauthorized Persons

§5-516.    Administration

§5-517.    Enforcement

§5-518.    Franchise or License

§5-519.    Alternative Collection of Recyclable Material

§5-520.    Discarding of Recyclable Materials

§5-521.    Violations and Penalties

C.    Recycling Rules and Regulations

§5-531.    Authority for Rules and Regulations; Extent of Coverage

§5-532.    Definitions

§5-533.    Responsibilities

§5-534.    Reports

§5-535.    Complaints

§5-536.    Weather and Other Unforeseen Circumstances

§5-537.    Office

§5-538.    Notification

§5-539.    Point of Contact

§5-540.    Public Awareness Program

§5-541.    Compliance with Law

§5-542.    Indemnification

§5-543.    Insurance

§5-544.    Non-Discrimination

§5-545.    Waiver

Schedule A    Quarterly Municipal Report

Article 6
Outdoor Fuel Burning Appliances

§5-601.    Definition

§5-602.    Prohibition

§5-603.    Penalties

§5-604.    Grandfather Clause

Article 7
Discharge of Polluting Substances to the Storm Sewer System

§5-701.    Definitions

§5-702.    Prohibition of Discharges to the Storm Sewer System

§5-703.    Prohibited Connections to the Storm Sewer System

§5-704.    Enforcement