City of Monroe, WI
Green County
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§ 9-5-1 Abandonment prohibited.

[1-4-1972; 2016 Code]
No person shall leave unattended any motor vehicle, trailer, semi-trailer or mobile home on any public highway or private or public property, for such time and under such circumstances as to cause the vehicle to reasonably appear to have been abandoned. Whenever any vehicle has been left unattended without the permission of the property owner for more than 48 hours, the vehicle is considered abandoned and constitutes a public nuisance.

§ 9-5-2 Impoundment and disposition of abandoned vehicles.

[5-17-1983; 2016 Code]
(A) 
Any vehicle found in violation of section 9-5-1 of this chapter shall be impounded until lawfully claimed or disposed of according to section 342.40 of the Wisconsin statutes.
(B) 
The chief of police shall be the designated representative of the city under this section.
(C) 
Storage fees shall be set by action of the council. Towing will be based on actual costs incurred.

§ 9-5-3 Penalty.

[7-2-1985; 2016 Code]
Any person who violates the provisions of this chapter shall upon conviction be subject to a class 4 forfeiture.