§ 15.1.092  RESPONSIBILITIES OF OWNERS AND OCCUPANTS.
   (A)   Every owner of a dwelling containing more than 4 dwelling units shall be responsible for maintaining in a clean and sanitary condition the shared or public area of the dwelling and premises thereof.
   (B)   Every occupant of a dwelling or dwelling unit shall keep in a clean and sanitary condition that part of the dwelling, dwelling unit and premises thereof which he occupies and controls.
   (C)   Every occupant of a dwelling or dwelling unit shall dispose of all his solid waste/recycling in a clean and sanitary manner by placing it in the solid waste/recycling container required by division (E) of § 15.1.088 (see also Chapter 5.2).
   (D)   Every occupant of a dwelling or dwelling unit shall dispose of all his solid waste/recycling and any other organic waste which might provide food for rodents, in a clean and sanitary manner, by placing it in the solid waste/recycling disposal facilities or solid waste/recycling storage containers required by division (F) of § 15.1.088.  It shall be the responsibility of the owner to supply such facilities or containers for all dwelling units in a dwelling containing more than 4 dwelling units and from all dwelling units located on premises where more than 4 dwelling units share the same premises.  In all other cases, it shall be the responsibility of the occupant to furnish such facilities or containers (see also Chapter 5.2).
   (E)   Every occupant of a dwelling or dwelling unit shall be responsible for hanging all screens whenever the same are required under the provisions of this subchapter or of any rule or regulation adopted pursuant thereto, except where the owner has agreed to supply such service.
   (F)   Every occupant of a dwelling containing a single dwelling unit shall be responsible for the extermination of any insects, rodents or other pests therein or on the premises; and every occupant of a dwelling unit in a dwelling containing more than 1 dwelling unit shall be responsible for such extermination whenever his dwelling unit is the only 1 infested.  Notwithstanding the foregoing provisions of this division, whenever infestation is caused by failure of the owner to maintain a dwelling in a ratproof or reasonable insect-proof condition, extermination shall be the responsibility of the owner.
   (G)   Every occupant of a dwelling unit shall keep all plumbing fixtures therein in a clean and sanitary condition and shall be responsible for the exercises of reasonable care in the proper use and operation thereof.
(Ord. 308, passed 8-21-68)  Penalty, see § 1.1.99