Chapter 11 HEALTH AND SANITATION*
Section 11-251 Weeds defined.
As used in this division, the term weeds means:
(1) All vegetation, other than commonly
known and recognized trees, decorative shrubs and
ornamental grasses, which has attained a height of 12 inches or more and which meets any one of
the following tests:
which may exhale unpleasant or noxious odors.
which does or could conceal deposits of trash or other material or which
does or could afford food or harborage for rats, mice or snakes.
which is commonly known and recognized as weeds and grasses.
which causes a safety hazard by obstructing the line of sight of a motor
vehicle driver, bicyclist or pedestrian at a street intersection.
which could interfere with the passage of motor vehicles, bicycles or
pedestrians on any public right-of-way.
ivy, poison oak and poison sumac, at any height or stage of maturity.
(Code 1964, § 10.7020; Ord. No. 16982, § 2,
(16982, Amended, 09/01/2001, Prior Text)