City of Bordentown, NJ
Burlington County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the City of Bordentown 9-24-2001 by Ord. No. 2001-12. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Property maintenance — See Ch. 216.
A. 
The provisions and prohibitions hereinafter contained and enacted are in pursuance of and for the purpose of securing and promoting the public health and general welfare of persons in the City of Bordentown.
B. 
The intent also is to prevent the spread of diseases from mosquito transmission by preventing the presence of mosquito larvae in pool water that is not maintained and water that accumulates in tires.
A. 
Pools shall be properly maintained to prevent the existence or presence of any water in which mosquito larvae may mature and grow or exist.
B. 
Any pool cover must be maintained in a way to prevent the collection of stagnant rainwater.
A. 
Tires shall be stored in a totally enclosed structure or covered to prevent the existence or presence of any water in which mosquito larvae may mature and grow or exist. If stored outside, they must be stored up off the ground and covered so as not to allow standing water.
B. 
Any tires that cannot be used shall be considered waste material and must be disposed of in a proper and lawful manner which prevents the collection of stagnant rainwater in said tires.
A. 
There shall be fines fixed at an amount of $50, first offense; $100, second offense; and $150 third and subsequent offenses.
B. 
Each and every day in which a violation of any provision of this chapter exists shall constitute a separate violation.
C. 
It shall be the responsibility of the Municipal Code Enforcement Officer and/or the Burlington County Health Department to enforce this chapter.