15-237. Health regulations; nuisances; abatement; slaughterhouses; stockyards; location.

A primary city shall have power to regulate in the area which is within the city or within three miles of the city and outside the zoning jurisdiction of any organized city or village in order to secure the general health; to provide rules for the prevention, abatement and removal of nuisances, including the pollution of air and water; to make and prescribe regulations for the construction, location and regulation of all slaughterhouses, stockyards, warehouses, commercial feed lots, stables or other places where offensive matter is kept, or is likely to accumulate.

Source:Laws 1901, c. 16, § 129, XXXVIII, p. 137; R.S.1913, § 4448; Laws 1919, c. 40, § 1, p. 124; C.S.1922, § 3832; C.S.1929, § 15-235; R.S.1943, § 15-237; Laws 1967, c. 57, § 2, p. 194.

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