(a)   No person, business firm or corporation shall, within the limits of the City of  Cuyahoga Falls, throw any refuse or solid waste upon the ground or bury the same upon any premises, public or private. Further, any person, business, firm or corporation whose premises or adjoining public right-of-way constitutes a nuisance due to the accumulation of litter, rubbish, refuse or solid waste thereon shall be given written notice by the Chief Code Enforcement Officer to rid the property of such nuisance. Such notice shall prescribe a period of seven days in which to comply.  Upon non-compliance after the expiration of seven days after receipt of notice, the City may undertake to rid the premises of such nuisance using its facilities. The cost of labor and equipment thus expended for the collection and disposal of thy accumulation shall be billed to the person, business, firm or corporation in charge of the property, which bill shall be paid within a period of thirty days from receipt thereof. If not paid, the charge shall be certified by the Finance Director to the County Fiscal Officer and shall constitute a lien on the premises thus improved by the City.
   (b)   No person, business, firm or corporation, other than employees of the City of Cuyahoga Falls, or employees of licensed haulers, during the course of their employment, shall collect, haul, remove or dispose of any bag, bin or container designated by the City of Cuyahoga Falls for recycling or recyclables, or remove, collect, haul or dispose of any other material placed at the curbside for collection by the City of Cuyahoga Falls. No person shall dispose of any solid waste in any receptacle not owned by or under the control of the person without the consent of the owner or person in control of the receptacle.
(Ord. 118-2004.  Passed 7-26-04.)