Weed Ordinance

TO ANY OWNERS OF LAND SITUATED IN THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF GENESEE, GENESEE COUNTY, STATE OF MICHIGAN

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that all noxious weeds growing and all dead grass and brush on any subdivided land or land along public streets or roads or improved streets, for a depth of 10 rods or the depth of the lots whichever is the lesser, within the Charter Township of Genesee, County of Genesee and State of Michigan, must be cut down on or before the 1st day of May, June, July, August, September and October 2017 to prevent such dead grass and brush from becoming a fire hazard.  No person shall allow any weeds or grass to exceed ten (10) inches in height.

Failure to comply with this notice on or before the above mentioned dates shall make any party so failing liable for the costs of cutting said noxious weeds and dead grass and brush by said Charter Township of Genesee, said cost to be levied and collected against said lands in the same manner as other taxes are levied and collected, pursuant to the Provisions Act 359 of the Public Acts of 1941, as amended being MCL 247.61 ET SEQ.

THIS NOTICE IS PUBLISHED PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF GENESEE ORDINANACE NO 421, AND AMENDED ORDINANCE NO. 511.