(a)   Every owner of, and every agent in charge of, a tenement house, lodging house, tourist home, tourist cabin or hotel or part thereof, shall cause to be kept thoroughly clean all parts of the premises not within the occupied apartment. No person shall place filth, urine or fecal matter in any place other than that which is provided for the same, or keep filth, urine or fecal matter in his apartments or upon his premises for such length of time as to create a nuisance, and every tenant shall keep his apartment in clean and sanitary condition. The walls of courts and shafts, unless built in a light color brick or stone, shall be thoroughly whitewashed or painted a light color and shall be so maintained. Such whitewash or paint shall be renewed as required by the County Board of Health.
(Ord. 63-1. Passed 1-3-63.)
   (b)   Whoever violates or fails to comply with this section is guilty of a minor misdemeanor. Punishment shall be as provided in Section 698.02.