§ 158.03  RESPONSIBILITY OF OCCUPANTS.
   The responsibilities of the occupants are as follows:
   (A)   To keep the portion of the structure and premises he controls and occupies in a clean and sanitary condition;
   (B)   To dispose of rubbish and garbage in a clean and sanitary manner as prescribed by city ordinances;
   (C)   To hang and remove screens provided by the owner except where the owner has agreed to supply such services;
   (D)   To keep plumbing fixtures therein in a clean and sanitary condition and to exercise reasonable care in the proper use and operation thereof; and
   (E)   To exterminate in the following cases:
      (1)   The occupant of a single dwelling is responsible for extermination of any insects, vermin, or other pests therein or on premises.
      (2)   The occupant of a single dwelling unit in a multiple unit structure is responsible for extermination of insects, vermin, or other pests if his unit is the only unit infested.
      (3)   Notwithstanding the foregoing provisions of this section, whenever infestation is caused by the failure of the owner to maintain the dwelling in a vermin-proof or reasonably insect-proof condition, the occupant is not responsible for extermination of any insects, vermin, or other pests therein.
(Ord. 9-1998,  passed 8-17-98)  Penalty, see § 158.99