The village finds that abandoned, inoperable and derelict vehicles: constitute a safety hazard and a public nuisance; are detrimental to the health, safety and welfare of the general public by harboring disease, providing breeding places for vermin, inviting plundering, creating fire hazards and presenting physical dangers to children and others; produce scenic blights which degrade the environment and adversely affect land values and the proper maintenance and continuing development of the village.
(1999 Code, § 24-7-1)  (Ord. 09/10/2002-2, passed 9-10-2002)