§ 90.039  PUBLIC NUISANCES AFFECTING PEACE AND SAFETY.
   The following acts, omissions, places, conditions and things are declared to be public nuisances affecting peace and safety, but the enumeration shall not be construed to exclude other nuisances affecting public peace or safety coming within the provisions of this section:
   (A)   All buildings erected, repaired or altered within the town in violation of the provisions of the ordinances of the town, county or state, relating to materials and manner of construction of buildings and structures;
   (B)   All unauthorized signs, signals, markings or devices which purport to be or may be mistaken as official traffic control devices placed or maintained upon or in view of any public highway or railway crossing;
   (C)   All trees, hedges, billboards or other obstructions which prevent persons driving vehicles on public streets, alleys or highways from obtaining a clear view of traffic when approaching an intersection or pedestrian crosswalk;
   (D)   All limbs of trees which project over a public sidewalk less than eight feet above the surface thereof or less than ten feet above the surface of a public street;
   (E)   All use of display of fireworks, except as provided by the laws of the state and ordinances of the town;
   (F)   All buildings or structures so old, dilapidated or out of repair as to be dangerous, unsafe, unsanitary or otherwise unfit for human use; or shall be an invitation to children and endanger the lives of the children, or which, because of its condition has become a fire hazard;
   (G)   All wires over streets, alleys or public grounds which are strung less than 15 feet above the surface of the street or ground;
   (H)   All loud and discordant noises or vibrations of any kind, except as may be permitted under a zoning ordinance;
   (I)   All obstructions of streets, alleys, sidewalks or crosswalks and all excavations in or under the same, except as permitted by the ordinances of the town of which, although made in accordance with the ordinances, are kept or maintained for an unreasonable length of time after the purpose thereof has been accomplished;
   (J)   All open and unguarded pits, wells, excavations or unused basements freely accessible from any public street, alley or sidewalks;
   (K)   All abandoned refrigerators, iceboxes or similar containers from which the doors and other covers have not been removed or which are not equipped with a device for opening from the inside by pushing only with the strength of a small child;
   (L)   Any unauthorized or unlawful use of property abutting on a public street, alley or sidewalk or of a public street, alley or sidewalk which causes large crowds of people to gather, obstructing traffic and free use of the streets or sidewalks;
   (M)   Any sign, marquee or awning which is in an unsafe condition, or which overhangs any roadway, or which overhangs any sidewalks less than eight feet above the sidewalk surface; and
   (N)   Any nuisance so defined by the Indiana Code.
(Ord. 7-11-05-1, passed 8-8-2005)