ARTICLE IProhibited Discharges (§ 219-1 — § 219-3)
§ 219-1Industrial waste.
§ 219-2Ground garbage and kitchen waste.
§ 219-3Violations and penalties.
It shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to use, to allow or permit the discharge of sewage, trade waste or other industrial waste from any factory, building or other structure in the Township of Riverside into or upon any public place, stream, watercourse, ditch, surface or subsurface groundwater drain or stormwater drain or public storm sewer.
From and after the final passage and adoption of this Article, it shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to dispose of whole or mechanically ground garbage, kitchen refuse or similar matter through the sewage system of the Township of Riverside. This section shall not apply to devices installed prior to the effective date of this Article, provided that such devices are registered with and inspected by the Plumbing Inspector prior to the effective date of this Article.
Any person, firm or corporation who or which shall violate any of the provisions of this Article shall, upon conviction, be subject to one or more of the following: a fine not exceeding $1,000; a term of imprisonment not exceeding 90 days; or a period of community service not exceeding 90 days. Each day this Article is violated shall constitute a separate offense.