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(A) No person shall cause, suffer, allow or permit leaf and yard waste burning, as defined herein, from the hours of 10:00 p.m. Saturdays until 8:00 a.m. Fridays. Leaf and yard waste burning shall be allowed only between 8:00 a.m. Friday through 10:00 p.m. Saturday during the 12 months of the year.
(B) For purposes of this section, LEAF AND YARD WASTE BURNING shall include, but not be limited to, the combustion of leaves and yard waste, in such a way that the products of the combustion are emitted to the open air without originating in or passing through equipment for which a permit could be issued by the State Environmental Protection Agency.
(C) Specifically prohibited by this section are smoldering leaf and yard waste piles between 10:00 p.m. on Saturdays and 8:00 a.m. on Fridays, which by way of combustion emit the products of the combustion into the open air.
(Ord. 034, passed 1-25-1979; Ord. 34/A2, passed 6-26-1981; Ord. 34/A3, passed 5-5-1993; Ord. 34/A4, passed 3-18-1998) Penalty, see § 50.99