Yards/Vacant Lots

Residents and property owners have responsibility to maintain their yards or lots on a regular basis. Owners/occupants should keep their lawns or lots mowed, and bushes and trees trimmed as to not overhang on the public sidewalks and streets. All cuttings, clippings, and other similar debris should be removed and properly disposed of.

Weeds over nine inches in height   Grass over nine inches in height

Weeds include:

- Any plant which ordinarily grows without cultivation, is not grown for landscaping, slope Stabilization, drainage control or food production purposes

- Grass or weeds over nine (9) inches in height

- Any plant that grows in such accumulation as to become a fire danger. 

Please see Chapter 8.04 - Weeds and Refuse in the Municipal Code for more information.