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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 12. FIRES AND FIRE PROTECTION [13000 - 14960]

  ( Division 12 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60. )

PART 5. ABATEMENT OF HAZARDOUS WEEDS AND RUBBISH [14875 - 14922]

  ( Heading of Part 5 amended by Stats. 1970, Ch. 154. )

CHAPTER 3. Notice to Destroy Weeds [14890 - 14902]

  ( Chapter 2 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60. )

ARTICLE 2. Contents of Notice [14891 - 14892]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60. )

14891.
  

The notices shall be headed “Notice to destroy weeds,” in words not less than one inch in height.

(Enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60.)

14892.
  

The notice shall be substantially in the following form:

NOTICE TO DESTROY WEEDS.

Notice is hereby given that on the ____ day of ____, 19__, the board of supervisors of ____ county passed a resolution declaring that noxious or dangerous weeds were growing upon or in front of the property on, or nearest to ____ street (or road), in said county, and more particularly described in said resolution and that the same constitute a public nuisance which must be abated by the removal of said noxious or dangerous weeds, otherwise they will be removed and the nuisance will be abated by the county authorities, in which case the cost of such removal shall be assessed upon the lots and lands from which or in front of which such weeds are removed, and such cost will constitute a lien upon such lots or lands until paid. Reference is hereby made to said resolution for further particulars.

All property owners having any objections to the proposed removal of such weeds are hereby notified to attend a meeting of the board of supervisors of said county, to be held (give date), when their objections will be heard and given due consideration.

Dated this ____ day of ____, 19__.

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(Title of officer, board or commission causing notices to be posted.)

(Enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60.)

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