Buildings and Construction
Legislative findings.
15.52.010 Legislative findings. The governing body finds that there exists structures and lands within the city which have a blighting influence on surrounding properties and neighborhoods or unsafe structures. These structures and lands cause blight because walls, sidings or exteriors are not painted or properly maintained; there is inadequate maintenance of building trim, windows, doors, roofing, guttering, foundations and detached structures; and there exists unsightly stored or parked material, equipment, supplies, machinery, inoperable trucks or automobiles, or parts thereof. (Ord. 2379 1(part), 1998)