Any person within the corporate limits of the City who shall dump, deposit, or place any trash, refuse, matter or filth, or any other substance liable to produce disease, or who shall dump any tin cans, rags, waste, paper and trash on any lot, street or alley within the corporate limits of the City shall be deemed to have committed a public nuisance and, upon conviction, shall be guilty of an infraction with a three hundred dollar ($300.00) penalty, the second offense within a year being a misdemeanor, unless the same creates a nuisance or blocks traffic, which shall be a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof, shall be subject to penalty as provided in section 1-4-1 of this Code. (Ord. 2018-593, 2-15-2018)