GR;IIiv' 1ItTU ITT. 112-11
<br />AN ORDINANCE OF ME TOWN CR LOS GATOS RRGTJIATI1NTG =T ACCMUTIsATIGN$
<br />COLLTICTIGN AND RE2111®VAL OF GAGAGR ITT AND FROM SAID TOW a.
<br />The Board of Trustees of the Town of Las Gatos do or -
<br />Crain as follows:
<br />Section 1. Me word "garbage" used herein E a. ll mean
<br />and include kitchen and table refuse; offal, swill and every
<br />accuni~ulation of anima= fruit and yegeta.ble matter that a.tter~ds
<br />vhe i,reparatio2a3 €zse$ consumption, dealing in and storage oL melt,
<br />fish, fowls, fruit and vegetables, and all waste substances which
<br />are and may become putrofactive, broken crockery and bottles, and
<br />tzn~ cans. Dead animals.. street seeping.:sq :_:::aL- e and the contents
<br />of cesspools and dry closets :hall not 'considered garbage.
<br />The word "person" as used herein shall mean and include
<br />every person, firm, association or corporations whether acting as
<br />pr ncipa.l., agent, officer or employe.
<br />Secti on 2. The Tovm of Dos Gatos its agents, servants
<br />or e lcyes or any otter person thereunto authorized by contiact
<br />nade by said Tins, or othe rai se authorized, by said Town, through
<br />its Board of Trustees, s'r_all ga trer and co3lect garbage within
<br />said Tov and shal.1 dispose of said garbage, and it shall be un-
<br />lawful for any other person to col-ject or gather or cause to be
<br />collected or gathered, garbage within said Town., or. to carry, con-
<br />vey or transport, or cause to be carried, conveyed or transported,
<br />garbage through any of the streets, alleT,rs or public places of
<br />said Town.
<br />Sect i en 3. e The Town o f Lo s Gato s may agree to pay and
<br />may pay to its agents, servants or employes, employed, or other
<br />persons who shall cont.-act to gather and collect and to dispose
<br />of said garbage such compensation as may by the Board of Trustees
<br />of said Town of Los Gatos be determined by resolution; or, said.
<br />Town may authorize and permit its said agents, servants or employes
<br />or such other parson: to charge and collect for such service, from
<br />-die head of each h usehold iri said Town so served, such sum as may
<br />be determined by said DcaVd of Trustees by resolution, and it shall.
<br />be tmlawfu.l for any greater charge to be made for such service.
<br />Section 4. It &.a,ll be unlawful for any person to de-
<br />posits keep or accumulate or cause to be del:osi ted, kept or accumu-
<br />lated., any garbage in or about any tot or parcel of land or
<br />any public or private drive, al-ley or street or any house, stare,
<br />restaurant or other place in the Town of Los Gatos, unless the
<br />same be enclosed in a receptacle of the type hereinafter described;
<br />provided, however, that the provisions of this ordinance shall net
<br />be construed to prevent the feeding of garbage to chickens in proper
<br />amounts for immediate consumption by such chickens, and so that suc`la
<br />garbage shall not accumulate.
<br />The receptacle he rein men timed must be watertiall t,
<br />equipped wi lh a close fitting cover, provided with handles, and
<br />of a capacity- not :'ess than five nor more than twenty gallons,
<br />and made of galvanized iron..