SEC. 7-32.  NOTICE TO OWNERS.
   (A)   Prior to abatement of an abandoned vehicle, the city manager shall serve a ten-day notice of intention to abate such vehicle on the owner.  The ten-day notice of intention to abate shall be mailed by registered or certified mail to the owner.
   (B)   If the identification numbers are available to determine ownership, prior to abatement of an abandoned vehicle, the city manager shall serve a ten-day notice of intention to abate such vehicle owner.  The ten-day notice of intention to abate shall be mailed, by registered or certified mail, to the vehicle owner.
   (C)   In all cases, the city manager shall post the ten-day notice of intention on the vehicle.
   (D)   The notice shall contain a statement of the hearing rights of the owner and the vehicle owner. The notice shall inform the owner and vehicle owner that he/she may appear in person at a hearing or may submit a sworn written statement denying responsibility for the presence of such vehicle on the property, with his/her reasons for such denial, in lieu of appearing.
(`64 Code, Sec. 19-30)  (Ord. No. 2410)