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668.02  NOXIOUS WEEDS AND UNDESIRABLE VEGETATION DEFINED; DECLARATION OF NUISANCE.
   (a)   Noxious weeds and undesirable vegetation shall include:
      (1)   Any weed declared to be a noxious weed in the Ohio Administrative Code Section 901:5-37-01.
      (2)   Poison ivy, ragweed, poison oak and poison sumac.
      (3)   Any vegetation, other than trees, bushes, flowers or other ornamental plants, which exceeds eight inches in height.  In environmentally sensitive areas, natural vegetation is hereby excluded from this classification.
      (4)   Any vegetation which, by reason of the pollen or the seeds which it spreads or produces, or due to the density of its growth or its unsightliness, injuriously affects the public health or welfare.
   (b)   All noxious weeds and undesirable vegetation, as defined in division (a) of this section, are hereby declared to be a nuisance.
(Ord. 40-92.  Passed 3-23-92; Ord. 123-05.  Passed 7-11-05; Ord. 58-09.  Passed 6-8-09.)