Price City Press Release
“WAR ON WEEDS 2015”
Price City Codes and Regulations
PROPERTY OWNERS TO MAINTAIN, FREE OF WEEDS & DEBRIS, THE PARKSTRIP AND ADJOINGING AREAS IN THE PUBLIC RIGHT OF WAY THAT BORDERS A STREET.
“….The park strip and adjoining areas in the public right of way in front or on the side of each property that borders a street shall be maintained in a state that is not unclean, disruptive, hazardous, unsightly or injurious. Each property owner or the occupant of the property shall maintain the park strip (area between the sidewalk and street curb), including the area from the property line, sidewalk or fence line, out to the roadway or pavement edge. It shall be kept free and clear of weeds, debris, garbage, litter, noxious trees and other such obstructions and conditions that are considered unsightly, or which are a fire, health or drainage hazard, or nuisance, or which block sight distance of motorists and pedestrians.”
See Ordinance No. 2014-003.
ALLEYS TO BE KEPT CLEAN
“It is unlawful for any owner, occupant or tenant of any premises abutting on the alleyways to fail to keep such part of the alleyway of the premises clean and free from swill, ashes and rubbish of any and all kinds.”
See City Code No. 08.24.030
PROPERTY MAINTENANCE STANDARDS
“All premise and exterior property shall be maintained free from weeds or plant growth in excess of twelve inches (12”) in height. All noxious weeds shall be prohibited. Weeds shall be defined as all grasses, annual plants and vegetation, other than trees or shrubs provided; however this term shall not include cultivated flowers and gardens.”………“Areas of undeveloped property that have been disturbed by human or mechanical means shall be subject to the terms of this section. Those natural areas that are undisturbed may not be subject to this section.”
See Land Use Development and Management Code, Chapter 17.13.4.
YOUR HELP IS NEEDED * PULL A WEED