City of Pekin, IL

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Public Notice Regarding Weeds in Excess of 8 inches

PUBLIC NOTICE

TO: ALL OWNERS, OCCUPANTS OR OTHER PERSONS INTERESTED IN ANY VACANT TRACTS OR REAL ESTATE (VACANT LOTS) OR LOTS WITH VACANT STRUCTURES LOCATED IN THE CITY OF PEKIN.

You are hereby notified in accordance with Sections 5-6-2-3-1, 5-6-2-3-2, 5-6-2-3-3, 5-6-2-3-4, 5-6-2-3-5, 5-6-2-3-6 and other relevant sections of the Pekin City Code that, all grasses, annual plants or vegetation (weeds) other than trees or shrubs that are permitted to grow in excess of eight (8)
inches are declared a public nuisance. You are hereby notified in accordance with Sections 5-6-2-2-1, 5-6-2-2-2, 5-6-2-2-3
, 5-6-2-2-4 and other relevant sections of the Pekin City Code Section 6-1-2, that litter shall not be allowed to accumulate on vacant lots or lots with vacant structures in the City of Pekin. The Department of Code Enforcement is authorized to cut or destroy weeds and to remove litter/rubbish on vacant lots and lots with vacant structures. The City has contracted with individuals to cut weeds and remove litter/rubbish on any property in accordance with Sections 5-6-2-3-4 and 5-6-2-3-5.

This Public Notice shall be final notice to all owners or occupants or other persons or other persons having an interest in vacant tracts of real estate or lots with vacant structure(s). The Department will continue to serve citations for allowing weeds to grow in excess of eight (8) inches or allowing litter to accumulate on lots.

Code Enforcement

City Of Pekin

309-478-5336

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