Mowing Ordinance


  1.      Any property within the City of Gilbertville, whether vacated or non-vacated, is required to be mowed any time the vegetation reaches a height of more than 10 inches in the months of April, May, June, July, August, September and October of each year.
  2.       PENALTY.  Any property which is not mowed may be mowed by the Cityortheir agents, and a charge of $75.00 per hour for such mowing, plus a surcharge of $100.00, will be charged to the property owner.  Any property owners who fail to mow their properties, thus allowing the same to be mowed by the City or their agents, and who do not provide payment for the mowing as required, will be assessed by the City for such costs, which will be collected in the same manner as general property taxes.
  3.       METHOD OF SERVICE AND BILLING.  Annual posting in the following places:  City Hall, Post Office and Bank and will serve as notice to property owners.  Any billings for mowing done by the city or their agents are to be sent by regular mail and are payable within 30 days of billing date.