What is the definition of a junk vehicle?

Sec. 12-124. Procedure for abating and removing nuisance. (a) Private property: A junked vehicle as defined herein, or a part thereof, found on private property shall be and hereby is declared a public nuisance. Notice of not less than ten days, mailed by certified mail or registered mail with a five-day return requested, shall be given to the last known registered owner of the junked motor vehicle, any lien holder of record and the owner or occupant of the private premises whereupon such public nuisance exists, stating the nature of the public nuisance on private property and that such public nuisance must be removed and abated within ten days, and further that a request for a hearing upon such removal and statement must be made before the expiration of said ten-day period. If the post office address of the last known registered owner of the motor vehicle is unknown, notice may be placed on the motor vehicle, or, if the last known registered owner is physically located, the notice may be hand-delivered. If the notice is returned undelivered by the United States Post Office, official action by the city to abate said nuisance shall be continued to a date not less than ten days from the date of such return. (b) Public property and public right-of-way: A junked vehicle as defined herein, or a part thereof, found on public property or on a public right-of-way shall be and hereby is deemed a public nuisance. Notice of not less than ten days, mailed by certified or registered mail with a five-day return requested, shall be given to the last known registered owner of the junked motor vehicle, any lien holder of record and the owner or occupant of the premises adjacent to the public property or the public right-of-way whereupon such public nuisance exists. Such notice shall state the nature of the public nuisance on the public property or public right-of-way and that it must be removed and abated within ten days, and further that a request for a hearing upon such removal and abatement must be made before the expiration of said ten days period. If the notice is returned undelivered by the United States Post Office, official action to abate said nuisance shall be continued to a date not less than ten days from the date of such return. Code Enforcement 817.410.3155. Chapter 12, Health and Sanitation

Section 12-124, Procedure for abating and removing

Show All Answers

1. What is a definition of high grass and weeds?
2. What is the definition of a junk vehicle?
3. Where can I park my boat / rv / trailer?
4. Can I have urban chickens?
5. Can I sell items by the roadside?
6. What is a Short-Term Rental or an "STR"?
7. Are STRs allowed in Grapevine?
8. If I get a permit, then can I rent my premises as an STR?
9. Can I rent my business or warehouse as an STR?
10. My STR is also my primary residence, does the STR prohibition apply to me?
11. Is there anything I can do to get the City to allow me to rent my property out as an STR?
12. If I can't use my premises as an STR, can I lease it for more than 30 days?
13. If STRs are prohibited in Grapevine, why do some still exist?
14. Can I rent my personal pool or areas within my property such as the backyard, basketball court, tennis court, home gym or detached accessory building?
15. How can I report a suspected STR in Grapevine?