Prior to the adoption of 16982 on 09/01/2001, Section 11-259 read as follows.

    If any nuisance abated by the director as provided in this division extended before the abatement over the property of more than one owner, the cost of abating the same shall be assessed in proportion to the amount of work and expense for each proportionate part of the entire work and the area, and the special tax bills provided for in this division shall be levied and collected accordingly.

(Code 1964, § 10.7000)