§ 18-68. Removal

Effective on Tuesday, February 7, 2017
  • In the event any newsrack is found not to be in compliance with the standards of the division, the following procedure shall occur:

    (1) The city manager or his designee shall give written notice to the owner of the newsrack of the violation. This written notice shall demand that the offending newsrack be removed within ten (10) days from the date of the notice.

    (2) Upon failure of the owner, following such notice, to remove the newsrack, the newsrack shall be deemed to be unclaimed property and shall be removed by the city and disposed of pursuant to the laws regulation the disposal of unclaimed property.

    (3) If, after receiving the notice of removal, an owner of a newsrack contends that the newsrack is not in violation of the standards of this division, that owner may appeal the notice of violation to the code enforcement board of the city. The requirement to remove the newsrack shall be stayed until the board determines whether or not a violation does exist. In making this determination, the board shall consider only the standards of this division.

(Ord. No. 2017-01, § 3, 02-07-2017)