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(a) The following conditions provide harborage and breeding grounds for pests, are an immediate threat to human health, are therefore declared to be nuisances which shall be removed or abated from any property on which they are found:
(1) Grass over six (6) inches in height; and
(2) Noxious weeds including Russian, Canadian, or common thistle; wild lettuce; wild mustard; wild parsley; ragweed; milk weed; iron weeds; wild plants capable of causing skin reaction upon contact or of producing or aggravating hay fever, asthma, allergic respiratory reaction, or similar conditions; and all other noxious weeds.
(b) The owner, operator, or person in possession or control of the property shall remove or otherwise abate any nuisance described in this section.
(c) Noxious weeds shall be abated by removal, by turning under the soil, by destruction through the use of herbicides, or by any other means approved by the Zoning Inspector. (Ord. 2013-24. Passed 5-28-13.)