5-2-3: NUISANCE; ABATEMENT:
Any emission of smoke, particulate matter or other matter from any single source in excess of the limitations established in or pursuant to this chapter shall be deemed and is hereby declared to be a public nuisance, and may be summarily abated by the village. Such abatement may be in addition to the administrative proceedings, fines and penalties herein provided. The board of trustees is further empowered to institute legal proceedings for the abatement or prosecution of emissions of smoke, particulate or other matter which causes injury, detriment, nuisance or annoyance to the public or endangers the health, comfort, safety or welfare of the public, or causes or has a natural tendency to cause injury or damage to business or property. Such abatement may be in addition to the administrative proceedings, fines and penalties herein provided. (1975 Code § 9.08)