(a)   On residential streets, the abutting owner or occupant may maintain a planting strip within the curb lawn and may plant flowers, trees, shrubs and bushes thereon in conformity with this chapter. No person shall willfully injure or destroy any grass, flower, tree, bush or shrub upon any such planting strip or throw any papers, refuse or anything thereon. No person shall drive a motor vehicle or human powered device upon or over any such planting strip except in the act of performing maintenance upon such area. No person shall place any stones, gravel, broken brick, or similar loose material within any lawn extension of the City.
   (b)   A person who violates this section is responsible for a Class C Municipal civil infraction and shall be subject to the civil fines provided in Section 202.98.
(Ord. 17-01. Passed 12-4-01.)