§ 52-1.Purpose and Objectives.
Purpose. This Chapter is enacted to protect the health, safety, and general welfare of the
subsequent recodifications and/or amendments, and other applicable legislation, as may
be adopted in the future.
Objectives. The principal objectives of this Chapter are:
To prevent injury and illness to occupants of property and the public and to
remove public nuisances.
To provide county-wide standards for the abatement of public nuisances
including, but not limited to solid waste, junked motor vehicles and abandoned
To establish responsibility of involved parties and assure that people are not
unnecessarily exposed to dangers of public nuisances.
To ensure proper actions are taken to abate public nuisances.