For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   LITTER.  Any rubbish, trash, weeds, filth or debris which shall constitute a hazard to public health and safety and shall include all putrescible and nonputrescible solid wastes including garbage, trash, ashes, street cleanings, dead animals, abandoned automobiles and solid market and industrial waste; any deposit, accumulation, pile or heap of brush, grass, debris, weeds, cans, cloth, paper, wood, rubbish or other unsightly or unsanitary matter of any kind whatsoever; and any growth of weeds, brush, grass or other unintended vegetable growth to a height of over 24 inches.
   PRIVATE PREMISES.  Any dwelling, house, building or other structure, designed or used either wholly or in part for private residential purposes, whether inhabited or temporarily or continuously uninhabited or vacant, and shall include any yard, grounds, walk, driveway, porch, steps or vestibules belonging or appurtenant to the dwelling, house, building or other structures.
   PUBLIC PLACE.  Any and all streets, sidewalks, boulevards, alleys or other public ways, and any and all public parks, squares, spaces, grounds and buildings.
(A.R.S. § 9-499) (1986 Code, § 9-4-1) (Ord. 2008-02, passed 4-18-2008)