Town of Georgetown, MA
Essex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Town of Georgetown 5-22-1984. Revisions made at time of publication of Code. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
Any person or persons owning or having control of any building or premises shall keep the same in a clean condition and any such person having control of any building or premises, in or upon which there is any substance or material or any condition which is or may become a source of danger to the public health or a nuisance shall, when ordered by the Board of Health in writing, remove or abate the same within the time specified in said order.
Any person or persons owning or having control of any premises abutting on a private way and having the right to use such private way shall, when ordered by the Board of Health in writing, remove or abate from that part of said way adjoining such premises any substance, material or condition which is or may become a menace to the public health or a nuisance, and such removal or abatement shall take place within the time specified in said order.
Any violation of the provisions of this chapter shall be punishable, upon conviction, by a fine as provided in MGL C. 111, § 31.