Sec. 17-26. Nuisance declared.

 

It is hereby expressly found and determined that unlicensed motor vehicles, or parts or portions therefrom, or wrecked, junked, partially dismantled, inoperable or abandoned vehicles which are parked, permitted to remain, stored or accumulated, on any private premises, are unsightly and unhealthful in that such provide harborage for disease carrying insects and vermin, degrade the aesthetic beauty of the city and constitutes a nuisance to the citizens and residents of the city; provided, the storage or accumulation of such motor vehicles, motor vehicle bodies and motor vehicle chassis or parts therefrom in completely enclosed buildings shall not be considered a nuisance.

 

Source:  Code 1962, 6-10-1; Ord. No. 4712, 1, 12-15-03