Village of River Hills
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Chapter 18 Section 7


a.  General Provisions – This ordinance shall be interpreted, administered, and enforced by the Health Officer.

b.  Powers – The Health Officer or designee shall have all the powers necessary to enforce the provisions of this code without limitation by reasoning of enumeration including the following.

1.  To apply for and secure search warrants to obtain access to any property or structure on or in which he or she has probable cause to believe that a violation of this ordinance or State Statues.

2.  To order abatement and/or corrections of any human health hazard/public nuisance in violation of this ordinance or State Statutes.

3.  To delegate the responsibilities of administration and enforcement of this ordinance to a registered environmental health sanitarian or other person qualified in the field of public health.

4.  To initiate any other action authorized under the law or this ordinance to insure compliance with the purpose and intent of this ordinance and requirements of this ordinance.