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Ord 34 Prohibiting Dumping of Trash or GarbageORDINANCE NO, 34 AN ORDINANCE PROHIBITING THE DUMPING OF GARBAGE, TRASH AND OTHER RUBBISH IN CERTAIN AREAS WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE TOWN OF WESTLAKE, 'TEXAS, PROVIDING A PENALTY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE 1=i4REAS, the dumping of garbage, trash and other waste materials in streams, dry stream beds, drainage or erosion ditches and gullies, and on public and private lands w itliin the Limits of the Town will create an unsanitary con- dition and a hazard to the public health and welfare; and the Board of Aldermen have determined that it is proper for the government of the Town and in the best interest and general welfare of the Town and its inhabitants to prohibit such dumping within the Limits of the Town; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE TOWN OF WESTLAICE, TEXAS: 1. It shall be unlawful for any person to throw, place, dump or deposit any rubbish, trash, kitchen and house- hold waste, ashes, paper food containers, tin cans, bottles, paper, hedge and lawn trimmings and other rubbish and waste material in any stream, dry stream bed, drainage or erosion ditch or other gully within the Limits of the Town, or on the private property of any other person within the Limits of the Town, or on or in any gutter, street, road or public property within the Limits of the Town. 2. Any person who shall violate any of the provi- sions of this Ordinance, or shall fail to comply therewith or with any of the requirements thereof, shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and any such person upon receipt of written notice from the Mayor of the Town specifying such person's violation of or failure to comply with this Ordinance shall be liable to a fine, and upon conviction of any violation shall be fined in any sum of not more than One Hundred Dollars (100.00); and each day any such violation shall be permitted to exist shall constitute a separate and distinct offense. 0 This Ordinance shall become effective and be in full force and effect from and after its passage and ap- proval by the Mayor and duly attested by the Town Secretary, and shall be enforceable after publication as prescribed by the laws of the State of Texas. ADOPTED this c�"4 day of January, A.D., 1965. THE STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF TOWN OF WESTLAKE, TEXAS I, A. L. ODOM, Town Secretary of the Town of Westlake, Texas, do hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy of Ordinance No. 34, duly� present- ed and adopted by the Board of Alder -men of said Town of Westlake, Texas, at a meeting held on the aday of January, 1905, as same appears in the minutes of said meet- ing, in Book No. 2, Pages 5®3- X30/ - WITNESS MY HAND AND SE,4L OF THE TOWN OF WESTLAKE, TEXAS, this the day of 1965. L/ �d[o�E'�RE §CTA_RY_ m,T '1,INI� THE STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF TARRANT I BEFORE ME, the undersigned authority, a Notary Public in and for Tarrant County, Texas, personally ap- peared WESLEY HARVEY, known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed 'hereto and to be a credible person in all respects, who after being by me duly sworn upon oath, deposes and says: "That I am the duly qualified and act- ing Marshal of the Town of Westlake, Texas, and on the "' day of January, 1965, I posted in the manner as by law provided, three (3) Notices of the Adoption of Ordinances No. 32, No. 33, No. 34 and No. 35 in the following three public places within the Limits of the Town of Westlake, Texas: 1. McGuire Ranch Gate on Dove Road. 2. Grapevine Ranch Gate on Dove Road. 3. Circle T Ranch Gate on State Highway 114." WITNESS MY HAND this /,' day of January, 1965. SUBSCRIBED AND SWORN TO Before Me this day of January, 1965, to certify which WITNESS MY HAND AND SEAL OF OFFICE. Notary Pub1lc in and "or Tarran, County, Texas My Commission expires: June 1, 1965