Stephenson County, IL
 
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the County Board of Stephenson County 9-9-1975 (Ch. 13, Art. I, of the 1977 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Alarm systems — See Ch. 200.
Body art — See Ch. 214.
Dangerous buildings — See Ch. 218.
Burning — See Ch. 224.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 252.
Food establishments — See Ch. 257.
Sewers and sewage disposal — See Ch. 338.
Solid waste — See Ch. 346.
Inoperable vehicles — See Ch. 376.
Off-road vehicles — See Ch. 380.
Weeds — See Ch. 388.

§ 309-1 General prohibition.

It shall be a nuisance to permit or cause any condition to exist in any place as may create a risk of illness to any person or to the public or may be the source of filth or infestation, unless abated within a reasonable time.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Former Sec. 13-2, Unsanitary privies, vaults, excavations, which immediately followed this section, was deleted at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. IV).

§ 309-2 Dead and decaying animals and animal matter.

No animal carcass or offal shall be permitted or suffered to remain a nuisance to any person or the public.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Former Sec. 13-4, Sewage generally, which immediately followed this section, was deleted at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. IV).

§ 309-3 License or permit suspension or revocation. [1]

In addition to any penalty provided, the Board of Health may, after a hearing affording due process, revoke or suspend any permit or license required by the provisions of the following chapters for the violation of any of their provisions:
Chapter 257, Food Establishments
Chapter 346, Solid Waste
Chapter 391, Wells
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. IV).

§ 309-4 Penalty.

[Amended 5-29-2001 by Ord. No. 01-05-255[1]]
Any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be subject to the penalties set forth in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article II, Penalties, § 1-11.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. IV).