§ 96.18  ENCROACHMENTS AND OBSTRUCTIONS; REMOVAL; NOTICE.
   (A)   Removal.
      (1)   It shall be unlawful for any person or business to encroach upon or place any obstructions of whatever kind upon street and highway right-of-ways within the city limits.
      (2)   Any now existing or future encroachments or obstructions upon such right-of-ways shall be abated and removed by the owner of the abutting property or by the person or business responsible for such encroachments no later than ten days after receiving written notice that such encroachment or obstruction does exist and should be abated and removed.
(`88 Code, Ch. 3, § 1.04)
   (B)   Notice.
      (1)   Upon discovering any encroachment or obstruction upon a street or highway right-of-way within the limits of the city, the proper city authority shall give the owner of the abutting property, or the person or business responsible for such encroachment written notice of such encroachment or obstruction.
      (2)   All notices sent hereunder shall be personally delivered or mailed to the owner of the abutting property where the encroachment or obstruction exists or to the person or business responsible for the encroachment or obstruction.
      (3)   The owner of the abutting property or the person or business responsible for such encroachment or obstruction shall have ten days after receipt of the notice to remove and abate such encroachment or obstruction.
(`88 Code, Ch. 3, § 1.05)  (Ord. 187, passed 10-11-83; Am. Ord. 260, passed 1-10-89)  Penalty, see § 10.99