Town of Mineral, VA
Louisa County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Mineral effective 1-1-1982 as Ch. 15 of the 1982 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Nuisances — See Ch. 293.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 310.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 324.

§ 320-1 Damaging public property. [1]

No person shall damage, deface, injure or destroy any public property.
[1]
Editor's Note: For state law as to injuries to public buildings, etc., see § 18.2-138, Code of Virginia.

§ 320-2 Destruction of trees or shrubs on land of another or public property. [1]

A. 
It shall be unlawful for any person to pick, pull, pull up, tear up, dig, dig up, cut, break, injure, burn or destroy, in whole or in part, any tree, shrub, vine, plant, flower or turf found growing or being upon the land of another, or upon any land reserved, set aside or maintained as public property, without having previously obtained the permission in writing of such other or his agent or of the superintendent or custodian of such public property so to do, unless the same is done under the personal direction of such owner, his agent, tenant or lessee or superintendent or custodian of such public property.
B. 
The approval of the superintendent or custodian of such public property afterwards given in writing or in open court shall be a bar to further prosecution or suit.
[1]
Editor's Note: For state law as to destruction of trees, shrubs, etc., on land of another or park, see § 18.2-140, Code of Virginia.

§ 320-3 Unauthorized defacing or injuring of street or sidewalk.

No person, unless specifically authorized by the Town Council or the Mayor, shall in any way deface or injure any street or sidewalk. [1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Original § 15-4, Changing, etc., street corner stones or posts, and § 15-5, Tampering with, injuring, etc., property of another, which immediately followed this section, have been moved and included in Ch. 310, §§ 310-21 and 310-22.

§ 320-4 Damaging fire apparatus or equipment.

No person shall wantonly break, destroy or otherwise disfigure or damage any fire apparatus or equipment.