CHAPTER VIII. HEALTH AND WELFARE

 


ARTICLE 1. BOARD OF HEALTH.. 1

8-101.    Board of health created. 1

8-102.    City health officer; duties. 1

ARTICLE 2. HEALTH NUISANCES. 2

8-101.    Nuisances unlawful; defined. 2

8-202.    Public officer. 2

8-203.    Complaints; inquiry and inspection. 2

8-204.    Right of entry. 3

8-205.    Order of violation. 3

8-206.    Same; contents. 3

8-207.    Failure to comply; penalty. 3

8-208.    Abatement. 4

8-209.    Hearing. 4

8-210.    Costs assessed. 5

ARTICLE 2A. ENVIRONMENTAL CODE.. 6

8-2a01.  Title. 6

8-2a02.  Legislative finding of fact. 6

8-2a03.  Purpose. 6

8-2a04.  Rules of construction. 6

8-2a05.  Definitions. 6

8-2a06.  Public officer. 7

8-2a07.  Enforcement standards. 7

8-2a08.  Unlawful acts. 8

8-2a09.  Order of violation. 8

8-2a10.  Penalty. 9

8-2a11.  Abatement. 9

8-2a12.  Hearing. 10

8-2a13.  Appeals. 10

8-2a14.  Costs assessed. 10

8-2a15.  Construction. 11

ARTICLE 3. JUNKED MOTOR VEHICLES ON PRIVATE PROPERTY   12

8-301.    Findings of governing body. 12

8-302.    Definitions. 12

8-303.    Nuisances unlawful; defined; exceptions. 12

8-304.    Public officer. 13

8-305.    Complaints; inquiry and inspection. 13

8-306.    Right of entry. 13

8-307.    Order of violation. 13

8-308.    Same; contents. 14

8-309.    Failure to comply; penalty. 14

8-310.    Abatement. 14

8-311.    Disposition of vehicle; recovery of vehicle. 15

8-312.    Hearing. 15

8-313.    Costs assessed. 15

ARTICLE 4. WEEDS. 16

8-401.    Weeds to be removed. 16

8-402.    Definitions. 16

8-403.    Public officer; notice to remove. 16

8-404.    Abatement; assessment of costs. 17

8-405.    Right of entry. 17

8-406.    Unlawful interference. 18

8-407.    Noxious weeds. 18

ARTICLE 5. EATING AND DRINKING ESTABLISHMENTS  19

8-501.    Food service sanitation code incorporated. 19

8-502.    Deletion of certain portions of code. 19

8-503.    Inspection. 19

8-504.    Authority to take samples. 19

8-505.    Sidewalk display of foodstuffs. 19

8-506.    Unwholesome foodstuff. 19

8-507.    Food handler’s permit. 20

ARTICLE 6. DRUG ABUSE PROGRAM... 21

8-601.    Need established. 21

8-602.    Participation authorized. 21

ARTICLE 7. MINIMUM HOUS.ING CODE.. 22

8-701.    Title. 22

8-702.    General. 22

8-703.    Declaration of policy. 22

8-704.    Definitions. 22

8-705.    Duty of occupant or owner of occupied or unoccupied building and its premises or vacant premises. 24

8-706.    Regulations for the use and occupancy of dwellings. 25

8-707.    Maintenance and repair; dwellings. 27

8-708.    Designation of unfit dwellings. 27

8-710.    Designation of blighted premises (residential and nonresidential). 28

8-711.    Designation of blighted buildings and premises (nonresidential). 28

8-711.    Inspection of buildings and structures, and premises. 29

8-712.    Notice of violations; procedures. 29

8-713.    Public officer; authority. 30

8-714.    Governing body; authority. 30

8-715.    Order to correct and/or repair, remove or demolish. 30

8-716.    Demolition by public officer; procedure and costs. 30

8-717.    Conflict of laws; effect or partial invalidity. 31

8-718.    Governing body; appeals. 31

8-719.    Right of petition. 31

ARTICLE 8. FAIR HOUSING.. 33

8-801.    Purpose. 33

8-802.    Definitions. 33

8-803.    Unlawful practices. 33

8-804.    Discrimination in the sale or rental of housing. 34

8-805.    Discrimination in the financing of housing. 35

8-806.    Discrimination in the provision of brokerage services. 35

8-807.    Exemption. 35

8-808.    Administration. 35

8-809.    Enforcement. 36

8-810.    Investigations; subpoenas, giving of evidence. 36

8-811.    Enforcement by private persons. 37

8-812.    Interference, coercion, or intimidation. 37

8-813.    Severability of provisions. 37

8-814.    Prevention of intimidation in fair housing cases. 37

ARTICLE 9. RODENT CONTROL.. 39

8-901.    Definitions. 39

8-902.    Building maintenance. 39

8-903.    Notice to rat-stop; when city to do work. 39

8-904.    Failure to comply. 39

8-905.    Replace rat-stoppage. 40

8-906.    Notice to eradicate rats. 40

8-907.    Conditions conducive to harborage of rats. 40

8-908.    Inspections. 40

ARTICLE 10. INSURANCE PROCEEDS LIEN.. 41

8-1001.  Scope and application. 41

8-1002.  Lien created. 41

8-1003.  Same; encumbrances. 41

8-1004.  Same; pro rata basis. 41

8-1005.  Procedure. 41

8-1006.  Fund created; deposit of moneys. 42

8-1007.  Building inspector; investigation, removal of structure. 42

8-1008.  Removal of structure; excess moneys. 42

8-1009.  Same; disposition of funds. 43

8-1010.  Effect upon insurance policies. 43

8-1011.  Insurers; liability. 43