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Township of Chatham, NJ
Morris County
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[Ord. No. BH-3-79 § 1]
A code entitled "Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953)" defining and prohibiting certain matters, things, conditions or acts and each of them as a nuisance, authorizing the inspection of premises by an enforcing official, providing for the removal or abatement of certain nuisances and the recovery of expenses incurred by the Board of Health in removing or abating such nuisances and prescribing penalties for violations is hereby established pursuant to R.S. 26:3-69.1 and following. A copy of the code is annexed to this chapter and made a part of it without the inclusion of the text herein.
[Ord. No. BH-3-79 § 2]
Three copies of the Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953) have been placed on file in the offices of the Secretary of the Board of Health and the Township Clerk and will remain on file in those offices for the use and examination of the public.
[Ord. No. BH-3-79 § 3; Ord. No. BH-2-07 § 1]
Any person who violates or neglects to comply with any provision of the Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953) hereby adopted, or who fails to comply with any notice issued pursuant thereto, shall upon conviction thereof be subject to a fine not to exceed $1,000 for each offense and an additional penalty of not more than $50 for each day the violation continues to exist.