The Township Fire Department, or a contractor working at the direction of the Township Fire Department, is authorized to clean up or abate the effects of any hazardous materials, substance, or waste deposits upon the property or facilities within the village. Any person who intentionally or negligently causes or contributes to the deposit shall be jointly and severally liable for payment of all costs incurred by the village and the Township Fire Department and/or the contractor working on behalf of the Township Fire Department as a result of the cleanup or abatement activity. The remedy provided in this section shall be in addition to any other remedy provided by law, including remedial activities as may be mandated by state or federal law.
(Ord. 142, passed 7-1-1996)