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• <br />CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO <br />ORDINANCE NO. 5 5 4 <br />• <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO, ADOPTING <br />CHAPTER 2.34, TREE ADVISORY COMMISSION AND STANDARDS; <br />REPEALING PRIOR CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; PROVIDING FOR THE <br />SEVERABILITY OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ORDINANCE; AND PROVIDING <br />WHEN THIS ORDINANCE SHALL BECOME EFFECTIVE. <br />BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF <br />CHUBBUCK, IDAHO: <br />Section 1. Purpose. <br />It is the purpose of this ordinance to promote and protect the public health, safety, and <br />general welfare by providing for the regulation of the planting, maintenance, and removal of <br />trees, shrubs and vegetation, and controlling other accumulations, including accumulations of <br />deleterious growths, weeds, trash, rubbish, noxious matter, or decaying or deteriorating matter on <br />public and private lands within the City. <br />Section 2. Chapter 2.34 Adoption. The following Chapter 2.34 is hereby adopted: <br />2.34.010 <br />Definitions <br />2.34.020 <br />Commission Authority and Power <br />2.34.030 <br />Terms of Office <br />2.34.040 <br />Work Plan <br />2.34.050 <br />Applicability <br />2.34.060 <br />Authority to Regulate and Enforce <br />2.34.070 <br />Landscaping <br />2.34.080 <br />Public Tree Care <br />2.34.090 <br />Violations <br />2.34.100 <br />Public Nuisances <br />2.34.110 <br />Duty to Abate or Remove Public Nuisances <br />2.34.120 <br />Notice <br />2.34.130 <br />Penalties <br />2.34.010 Definitions: As applied in this section, the following definitions will apply: <br />A. Hazardous trees and shrubs: Public or private trees that prevent safe and <br />appropriate passage or safe vision on any public property and/or right of way. <br />B. Trees: Shall be defined as self-supporting wood plants of species which <br />normally grow to an overall height of a minimum of fifteen feet (15') in Bannock County, <br />Idaho. <br />C. Pest Infested Tree(s): Any tree or shrub that, because of disease from pest or <br />pathogens, can affect the health of other trees and shrubs in the City. <br />D. Owner(s): Shall be considered to include not only the person(s) possessing <br />Ordinance - Page 1 <br />blj chubbuck01.232.wpd <br />