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A thing, act, failure to act, occupation, or use of property which annoys, injures, or endangers the safety, health, comfort, or repose of any considerable number of persons; unlawfully interferes with, obstructs, or tends to obstruct, or renders dangerous for passage a public place; or in any way renders any considerable number of persons insecure in life or use of property;
Any building, land, substance, or personal property, the use or condition of which presents a substantial danger or hazard to the physical health or safety of the public or which are so defective, unsightly, or in such disrepair that they substantially diminish the value of or are otherwise substantially detrimental to surrounding properties;
Any building, fence, structure, or wall, the condition of which presents a substantial danger or hazard to public health and safety; including any building which is dilapidated, uninhabited, abandoned, or unused by the owner because of deterioration, or decay, or has been damaged by fire, decay, or otherwise;
Any offensive or unwholesome business or establishment, or any business or establishment carried on in a manner dangerous to the public health, safety, or welfare;
All dangerous, unguarded, or unprotected machinery in any public place or so situated or operated on private property as to attract minors or the public;
Offenses described in Chapter 8.08 Offenses relating to Health of Title 8 Health and Safety and Section 9.16.100 Other offenses of Chapter 9.16 Offenses relating to Public Peace and Order of Title 9 Public Peace, Morals, and Welfare; 7. all buildings or alterations to buildings made, erected, or maintained in violation of any provisions of this Code or of any uniform codes adopted by reference in Chapter 13.04 Uniform Codes of Title 15 Buildings, Construction, or Housing,
Any building, land, property; or business, occupation; or activity, operation, or condition which, after being ordered abated, corrected, or discontinued by lawful order of the Town manager, continues to be conducted, or continues to exist in violation of any provisions of the Code or any regulations enacted thereby;
Fire hazards consisting of dead shrubs; dead trees; combustible refuse, waste, or liquids; or any vegetation growing on public or private property which by reason of its size, manner of growth, or location reasonably constitutes a fire hazard to a building, improvement, crop, or other property;
Exterior of commercial or multi-family buildings not maintained in a neat and orderly manner, for example, doors or windows cracked and broken, painted surfaces cracked, peeling, or deteriorated, and parking lots broken and with potholes,
Any action or activity that endangers or may damage or destroy any Town utility structures, mains, pipelines, services, manholes, or other facilities, and
Those offenses existing in the Town which are known to the common law of the land and the Colorado Revised Statutes as nuisances.
“Action to abate a public nuisance” means any action brought in the municipal court or authorized by Chapter 4.08 Public Nuisances relating to Health to restrain, remove, terminate, prevent, abate, or perpetually enjoin a public nuisance.
The notice shall:
State that if the public nuisance is not abated within seven (7) days an action may be brought in the municipal court to abate the public nuisance, except that this time may be extended by the Town manager if he determines that the person or owner is in good faith proceeding to abate the nuisance;
That any costs of abatement incurred by the Town and any court costs incurred may be assessed against the person and/or owner found by the court to have caused, allowed to be caused, or allowed to continue the public nuisance; and, if the public nuisance exists on or originates from any property, such costs may become a lien upon said property; and
Be in writing, signed by the Town manager and served upon said person and/or owner, either personally or by mailing by certified mail, return receipt requested, to the last known address of said person and/or owner, the address of the latter as shown on the property tax assessment records of the County.