Refrigerator Storage


An Ordinance requiring the partial dismantling of ice boxes and refrigerators.

The City of Caspian ordains:


1.      It shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to have in his possession either inside or outside of any building, structure or dwelling place, so as to be accessible to children, any abandoned, unattended or discarded icebox (es), refrigerator(s) or any other container (s) of any kind which has an airtight, snap latch or other locking device thereon, without first removing the snap latch or other locking device, or the doors from such ice box (es), refrigerator (s) or other container(s).

2.      Any person, firm or corporation violating any of the provisions of this Ordinance shall, upon conviction thereof, be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be subject to a fine not exceeding $100.00, or to imprisonment for a period not exceeding 90 days; or both fine and imprisonment, plus cost of prosecution.

Each day such violation is committed or permitted to continue shall constitute a separate offense and shall be punishable as such.

3.      All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed.

4.      Codified April 29, 1986.