Auburn Municipal Code of Ordinances: Board of Health
C) The board shall enact rates and regulations, which shall have the full force and effect of the law, to safeguard the health of the people of the city. The Board shall enforce the rules and regulations and provide fines and punishments for any violations thereof. It may regulate, suppress and prevent the occurrence of nuisances and enforce all laws of the state and ordinances of the city relating to nuisances and to matters of sanitation which affect the health and safety of the people. The Board shall regularly inspect the premises and businesses as the City Council may direct. All members of the Board shall be responsible for making the reports and performing such other duties as the City Council may, from time to time, designate.