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Record #: O2011-5594   
Type: Ordinance Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 9/8/2011 Current Controlling Legislative Body:
Final action: 5/20/2015
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Section 7-28-230 regarding location of standard and commercial refuse containers
Sponsors: Reboyras, Ariel, Suarez, Regner Ray, Waguespack, Scott
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 7 - Health & Safety - Ch. 28 Health Nuisances
Attachments: 1. O2011-5594.pdf
Related files: R2015-407
SECTION 1. Chapter 7-28-230 of the Municipal Code of the City of Chicago is hereby amended by striking through and adding new language underlined, boldfaced and italicized as follows:
7-28-230 Location of standard and commercial refuse containers.
Standard and commercial refuse containers shall be placed for collection in the following manner:
(a) For alley collections, at the alley lot line on the premises served so as to be immediately accessible to refuse collection vehicles. It shall be the duty of the owner or his agent to provide suitable space at the alley line for such container; a container may be placed in the public way if (i) the property does not have suitable space as determined by the department of streets and sanitation and defined in the rules and regulations promulgated pursuant to this chapter and (ii) the structure on the property was in existence on the effective date of this ordinance.
(b) For curb collections, at the curb line not earlier than the evening preceding the designated collection day, and removal from the public way not later than the evening of such day, except for occupational units not operating on the day after collection.
No container used for the storage, collection and removal of garbage or other refuse shall be placed so as to constitute a nuisance to adjacent property or the occupants thereofenor shall it block access and egress to anv property.
Section 2. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect upon its passage and publication.
/       ARTEL E. REBOYRAS Alderman-30th Ward