City of Saratoga Springs, NY
Saratoga County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Saratoga Springs as Ch. 53 of the 1970 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Property maintenance — See Ch. 175.
Trees — See Ch. 220.

§ 83-1 Duty of owner of occupant.

It shall be the duty of the owner or occupant of lands situated along any avenue, street or lane within the Inside Tax District of the City of Saratoga Springs to cut and remove the grass and weeds growing upon said land and also growing within the bounds of such avenue, street, lane or alley at least six times in each year. The same shall be done in the first week and once in the last week of each of the months of June, July and August unless otherwise directed by the Commissioner of Public Works.

§ 83-2 Performance of work by City; assessment of costs.

[Amended 4-4-1994 by L.L. No. 1-1994]
If the owner or occupant fails to cut or remove such weeds and grass as provided herein, the Commissioner of Public Works shall cause the same to be done, and the expense hereby incurred shall be charged against said owner or occupant and levied and collected as an assessment against the property on the next tax roll. The cost of such work performed shall be credited to the appropriate budget item of the Department of Public Works.