It shall be unlawful to cause or permit any motor vehicle or other vehicle, boat, trailer or mobile home, or any part thereof, to be abandoned on private or public property, and in view of the general public, including without limitation any highway, with the city, or otherwise to be considered an abandoned or derelict vehicle. Any abandoned or derelict vehicle is hereby declared a nuisance whether on private or public property, including, but not limited to, the property of the owner or bartee of the same.
(1980 Code, § 20.1003)  Penalty, see § 70.99