Section 715.44 | Power to abate nuisance and prevent injury.
A municipal corporation may:
(A) Abate any nuisance and prosecute in any court of competent jurisdiction, any person who creates, continues, contributes to, or suffers such nuisance to exist;
(B) Regulate and prevent the emission of dense smoke, prohibit the careless or negligent emission of dense smoke from locomotive engines, declare each of such acts a nuisance, and prescribe and enforce regulations for the prevention of such acts;
(C) Prevent injury and annoyance from any nuisance;
(D) Regulate and prohibit the use of steam whistles;
(E) Provide for the regulation of the installation and inspection of steam boilers and steam boiler plants.
Available Versions of this Section
- October 1, 1953 – House Bill 1, 100th General Assembly [ View October 1, 1953 Version ]