Chapter 19 RESPONSIBLE PROPERTY OWNER AND MERCHANT ACT

This is Chapter 00038 of the Code of Miami-Dade County, titled “Chapter 19 RESPONSIBLE PROPERTY OWNER AND MERCHANT ACT.” It is part of Part PART 3, titled “PART III CODE OF ORDINANCES.” It contains 37 laws. It’s comprised of the following 37 sections.

§ 19-1
Short title; application of chapter.
§ 19-2
Declaration of legislative intent.
§ 19-3
Definitions.
§ 19-4
Responsibility for compliance.
§ 19-4.1
Unimproved subdivided lots; Method of enforcement.
§ 19-4.2
Failure to Comply; Penalties.
§ 19-4.3
Penalties Are Cumulative in Nature.
§ 19-4.4
Appellate Procedures for Civil Penalty—First-Time Violator; Time for correction.
§ 19-4.5
Appellate Procedures for Civil Penalty—Repeat Violator; Time for Correction.
§ 19-4.6
Time for Correction Upon Finding of Guilt.
§ 19-4.7
County's Authority to Abate Public Nuisance.
§ 19-4.7.1
County's Authority to Abate Public Nuisance Emergency.
§ 19-4.8
Assistance of Miami-Dade Police Department in enforcement.
§ 19-4.9
Obstructing enforcement officer in the performance of duties.
§ 19-5
Collection of Enforcement and Remediation Costs.
§ 19-6
Team Metro Director; Enforcement Power and Duties.
§ 19-7
Reserved.
§ 19-8
Storing junk or trash; depositing junk; characteristics of junk property; application to all zoning districts; prohibition of junk yards in residential districts; prohibition on expansion of existing junkyards in nonresidential districts.
§ 19-9
Solid waste disposal.
§ 19-10
Flammable rubbish.
§ 19-11
Construction materials on premises before permit issued; removal of materials.
§ 19-12
Abandoned property on public property.
§ 19-13
Maintenance of Lots in Residential-Zoned Districts.
§ 19-14
Maintenance Standards for Lots in Non-Residential Zoned Districts.
§ 19-15
Maintenance of Business and Commercial Premises.
§ 19-15.1
Owner Responsibility for Compliance.
§ 19-15.2
Compliance with this Section.
§ 19-15.3
Parking and paved areas.
§ 19-15.4
Parking Lot Repairs Require a Permit.
§ 19-15.5
Bicycle Racks and Litter Containers; Anti-littering Signage and Right-of-way and Overall Cleanliness of premises; Compliance with Site Plan Requirements.
§ 19-15.6
Premises lighting.
§ 19-15.7
Maintenance of Informational or Directional Signs.
§ 19-15.8
General Maintenance of Signs.
§ 19-15.9
Premises Entrance and Egress; Exterior Pedestrian Walkways, Parking Lots, Green Areas And Public Rights-Of-Way.
§ 19-15.10
Exterior Building Surfaces.
§ 19-15.11
Maintenance of Masonry Walls, Fences, Landscape Buffers and Entrance Features.
§ 19-15.12
Prohibited Display of Vehicles for Sale or as Advertising Devices.