[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Warwick 6-14-1976 by L.L. No. 7-1976. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 11-18-2013 by L.L. No. 8-2013]
All garbage, refuse, waste materials, and recyclable materials placed out-of-doors shall be placed in watertight, odor-tight and rodent-proof containers with the tight covers securely in place. The container shall be placed near the curb or the edge of the street adjoining such premises. No container shall be placed or permitted at or near the curb or the edge of the street for collection prior to 3:00 p.m. the day before collection or after 12:00 midnight the day of collection.
The following items will not be considered garbage, refuse or waste and shall not be placed by or near the curb or the edge of the street:
Leaves, shrubs, plant trimmings or roots, except by a resolution of the Board of Trustees for a specific period of time.
Bundles of brush, tree limbs, tree logs, or tree stumps, except by a resolution by the Board of Trustees for a specific period of time.
Bulk materials to include but not limited to household appliances, furniture, and electronic items, except by resolution by the Board of Trustees for a specific period of time.
Hazardous materials or waste and other waste or recyclable materials governed by state or county regulations.
No person shall throw, dispose of or dump, or cause or permit any other person to throw, dispose of or dump, any ashes, wastepaper, debris or refuse of any kind within the territorial limits of the Village, except that wastepaper may be placed in containers maintained by the Village.
Any person committing an offense against any provision of this chapter shall be guilty of a violation punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment. The continuation of an offense against the provisions of this chapter shall constitute, for each day the offense is continued, a separate and distinct offense hereunder.