Within ten days after a vehicle has been impounded, notice of impoundment shall be sent by certified mail, return receipt requested, to the registered owner of the vehicle.  The notice shall state that the owner has the right to a post immobilization and post towing hearing as provided in § 96.18 of this chapter and that if the vehicle is not claimed within 30 days from the date of the notice, the vehicle may be sold or otherwise disposed of in accordance with the Illinois Vehicle Code.
(Ord. 11-10, passed 11-21-2011)