[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Mineral effective 1-1-1982 as § 10-1 of the 1982 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
When the Health Officer shall declare any condition or activity in the Town to be a nuisance, the Mayor is hereby vested with authority to require the abatement of such nuisance. When necessary he shall cause to have instituted legal proceedings in the name of the Town for the abatement of such nuisance and for the recovery of any expenses incurred by the Town in abating the same.
Editor's Note: For state law as to authority of Town to abate nuisances, see § 15.2-900, Code of Virginia.