Section 11-47-135

Establishment of incinerators, etc., for disposal of garbage, etc.; hauling and disposal of garbage and trash; fees.

All cities and towns of this state shall have the power to establish and maintain incinerators for the destruction of garbage and like substances or to otherwise dispose of garbage, either within or without the city limits, and to haul or cause to be hauled to such incinerators or other places of disposal trash and garbage of all kinds and cause the destruction of the same in such manner as may be deemed expedient by the proper municipal authorities and to fix and collect such reasonable fees as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this section.

(Code 1907, §1282; Code 1923, §2039; Code 1940, T. 37, §496; Acts 1947, No. 61, p. 26.)