Please be reminded that according to Fairview Park Ordinance 521.05, rubbish and recycling containers must NOT be placed curbside earlier than 5:00 PM the evening before trash collection. Empty receptacles must be returned to storage no later than 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, and cannot be stored in a front yard or side yard visible from the street.

521.05  LITTERING AND DEPOSIT OF GARBAGE, RUBBISH, JUNK, ETC.
(c)   No person owning, occupying or possessing any real property in the City shall cause or place or allow to be caused or placed any paper, trash, garbage, waste, rubbish, refuse, junk or offensive materials or substances or any receptacles containing any paper, trash, garbage, waste, rubbish, refuse, junk, ashes, cans, bottles, cartons, boxes, automobile parts, furniture, glass or offensive materials or substances in a front yard or in a side yard adjacent to a public street except after 5:00p.m. the day before scheduled collection. Empty receptacles must be returned to storage no later than 6:00p.m. the day after collection for the premises. Container storage provisions shall be in accordance with Section 1325.05(b).

1325.05  GARBAGE RECEPTACLES.
    (b)    All garbage receptacles when not stored within a permanent building or structure shall not be visible from the front property line or side property line if on a corner lot, nor placed:
      (1)   Closer than ten feet from any side property line; and
      (2)    Closer than five feet from a rear property line unless the garbage receptacles are screened from view from the abutting property at the rear property line.

Residents found in violation of these ordinances may be charged with a minor misdemeanor on a first offense and subsequent violations can be charged with a misdemeanor of the fourth degree. Violations can be reported by calling the Police Department at 440-356-4415.