For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   ABATE.  To eliminate by moving, clearing, grading, filling, removal, repair, rehabilitation, or demolition.
   GARBAGE.  Decayable waste from a public or private establishment or residence.
   RECEPTACLE.  A bag or container that is designed to prevent the discharge of its contents and to make its contents inaccessible to animals, vermin, or other pests.
   RUBBISH.  Garbage, paper, and all other decayable and nondecayable waste from a public or private establishment or residence, including, but not limited to:
      (1)   Discarded motor vehicle parts;
      (2)   Discarded furniture, appliances, fixtures, carpets or rugs, bedding, or other furnishings;
      (3)   Other discarded personal property; and
      (4)   Rubble or debris from any construction, remodeling, demolition, or moving activity, except while a permit authorizing the work is in effect and for a period of ten days thereafter.
   WEEDS.  All rank and uncultivated vegetable growth or matter.
(Ord. 97-0715B, passed 7-15-1997)