header-left
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: 180348    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 4/12/2018 In control: Committee on Licenses and Inspections
On agenda: Final action: 6/21/2018
Title: Amending Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code (The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code), Subcode PM (The Philadelphia Property Maintenance Code), by adding requirements regarding the use of dumpsters on private property; and amending Section 10-722 of the Code, entitled "Use of Dumpsters," to make conforming changes; all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Parker
Indexes: DUMPSTERS
Code sections: 10-722 - Use of Dumpsters, Title 4 - THE PHILADELPHIA BUILDING CONSTRUCTION AND OCCUPANCY CODE
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy18034800.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
7/18/20180 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
6/21/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/14/20180 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/14/20180 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
6/14/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/11/20180 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/11/20180 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
6/11/20180 Committee on Licenses and Inspections REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
4/12/20180 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
Amending Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code (The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code), Subcode PM (The Philadelphia Property Maintenance Code), by adding requirements regarding the use of dumpsters on private property; and amending Section 10-722 of the Code, entitled "Use of Dumpsters," to make conforming changes; all under certain terms and conditions.

Body
THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

TITLE 4. THE PHILADELPHIA BUILDING
CONSTRUCTION AND OCCUPANCY CODE.

* * *

CHAPTER 4-200.0 TEXT OF SUBCODES.

* * *

SUBCODE "PM" (THE PHILADELPHIA
PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE)

* * *

CHAPTER 3
GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

* * *

SECTION PM-308 RUBBISH AND GARBAGE

* * *

PM-308.4 Dumpster Enclosures. A dumpster, as defined in Section 10-722 of this Code ("Use of Dumpsters"), that is stored out-of-doors, but not in the public right-of-way, shall be maintained within an enclosure to conceal the dumpster from view from the right-of-way. A dumpster enclosure may be an opaque fence, a shrubbery fence, or an enclosed structure. Any structure built after the effective date of this provision for use as an enclosure for a dumpster shall comply with the requirements of Subcode B of Title 4, The Philadelphia Building Code, and Title 14, The Zoning Code.

* * *


SECTION 2. Section 10-722 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

CHAPTER 10-700. REFUSE AND LITTERING.


* * *

ยง 10-722. Use of Dumpsters.

* * *

(4) Duties of Licensees.

* * *

(c) Dumpster Maintenance.

(1) Any dumpster on private property that is located outdoors shall be enclosed [according to regulations issued pursuant to Title 4, Subcode B, Section B-424 of this Code.] in accordance with the requirements of Section PM-308 of Title 4 of this Code ("Rubbish and Garbage").

* * *

SECTION 3...

Click here for full text