§ 12-36. Property clearing and cleaning.  


Effective on Wednesday, September 19, 2018
  • All premises and exterior property. and on the portion of the adjoining public right-of-way between the property and the street, other than agricultural, shall be maintained free from weeds or plant growth in excess of twelve (12) inches in height, dead and or downed trees, stumps must be ground to or below grade, low hanging branches must be trimmed to a height of at least six (6) feet above grade. The removal of any tree, four (4) inches or greater in diameter at breast height (DBH), cannot be removed without a permit.

    EXCEPTION: Parcels over 10 acres need only mow and clean the first twenty five (25) feet of the perimeter of the property.

(Ord. No. 2016-08, § 2, 06-21-16; Ord. No. 2018-06, § 1, 09-19-18)