Overgrown Vegetation in the City Limits of Great Bend is a violation of City Ordinance 15.70.
The owner and/or resident of the property is notified and told that if the violation is not corrected the property may be abated. Governing Body approval for this action is not necessary. A violation is considered at vegitation at or above 12".
If your property is in violation:
- You will be notified and given five-days notice to correct the violation
- After the five days have passed, you will receive a certified letter giving you 10-days notice that the City will mow the property at your expense
- Photos will be taken before and after the abatment
- Owners will be sent a bill for the abatement payable within 30 days, after which it will be assessed to the property tax