[HISTORY: Adopted by the Commissioners (now Mayor and Council) of the Town of Leonardtown 6-1-1954 by Ord. No. 25. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person, persons, firm or corporation shall keep in or about his, her, its or their premises for storage, sale, resale, future use or otherwise, except as hereinafter provided, any used or unused, usable or unusable refrigerators or iceboxes unless such refrigerators and/or iceboxes are stored in a closed warehouse, storeroom or other enclosed building or structure having doors and windows which are capable of being securely locked and unless such doors and windows are kept securely locked at all times when such buildings are unoccupied by the owners of such refrigerators and/or iceboxes or by a duly authorized agent, servant or employee of such owner; provided, however, that nothing herein contained shall prohibit the keeping or storage of any such refrigerators and/or iceboxes in the open, in or about any premises in the original unopened factory cartons of such refrigerators and/or iceboxes; and provided, further, that nothing herein contained shall prohibit the keeping of any such refrigerators and/or iceboxes in the open, in or about any premises if, but only if, all of the doors of such refrigerators and/or iceboxes are completely removed therefrom; and provided, further, that nothing herein contained shall prohibit the keeping of one or more such refrigerators and/or iceboxes by the owner or tenant of any bona fide residential unit or business establishment, where such refrigerators and/or iceboxes are bona fide used for the storage and preservation of perishable items or articles.
[Amended 3-14-1994 by Ord. No. 78]
Any person, firm or corporation violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction, be guilty of an infraction as provided in Section 503 of the Town Charter.