Village of Blue Mounds, WI
Dane County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Village Board of the Village of Blue Mounds as Sec. 11.06 of the 2001 Village Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Property maintenance — See Ch. 275.
Trees — See Ch. 333.
No person owning property within the Village of Blue Mounds shall permit to grow or pollinate upon his premises any weeds or grasses which cause or produce hay fever in human beings, exhale unpleasant or noxious odors or conceal filthy deposits. In order to prevent such growth and pollination, it shall be the duty of every property owner to mow or cause to be mowed upon his premises all grasses or weeds exceeding one foot in height.
It shall be the duty of the Weed Commissioner to enforce this chapter and if any person shall fail to comply herewith, the Commissioner shall, after five days' written notice to the owner, cause the premises to be mowed and report the cost thereof in writing to the Village Clerk/Treasurer in the manner provided in Wis. Stat. §§ 66.0407 and 66.0517. Such charge shall be spread on the tax roll as a special tax to be collected in the same manner as other taxes unless such lands are exempt from taxation.
The penalties for violation of any of the provisions of this chapter shall be provided in § 1-3 of the Code of the Village of Blue Mounds.
Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).