Town of Johnston, RI
Providence County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Johnston 6-13-1994 by Ord. No. 924 (Sec. 17-23 of the 1979 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Junkyards — See Ch. 199.
Littering — See Ch. 207.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 261.
Solid waste — See Ch. 295.
A. 
It shall be unlawful to dispose of, dump, store, or shred used vehicle tires within the Town of Johnston.
B. 
No business, company, corporation or private individual shall be allowed to have remaining on their property, for any purpose, used vehicle tires.
The Police Department of the Town of Johnston shall be responsible for documentation and enforcement under the provisions of this chapter.
Any person who violates any of the provisions of this chapter shall be punishable as follows:
A. 
Any person convicted of any offense hereunder shall be punished by a fine of $200 for each day that the violation and nuisance continues;
B. 
All persons convicted hereunder shall be fined as directed. The trier of fact shall not forgive, issue warnings or mitigate this penalty in any manner whatsoever.
It shall be the responsibility of the Police Department to oversee and document compliance relating to the removal of said used vehicle tires.