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 if vegetation at or above 12".
If your property is in violation:
- The property owner will be sent a notice to abate by certified mail allowing 10 days to correct the violation. If not corrected, the City will mow the property at the owner's expense.
- Photos will be taken before and after the abatement
- Owners will be sent a bill for the abatement costs payable within 30 days, after which it will be assessed to the property taxes.