City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 12
Chapter 12.02
Section 12.02.0202

Title 12 Public Ways and Property

Chapter 12.02 Obstruction, Encroachment of Public Ways

Article I. Vegetation Obstruction – Nuisance

Section 12.02.0202 Overhanging Vegetation to be Removed

Owners of property within the City must remove or destroy all trees, plants, shrubs, or vegetation, or parts thereof, which overhang any sidewalk or street or which are growing thereon in such a manner as to obstruct or impair the free and full use of the sidewalk or street by the public. Such condition is declared a nuisance and subject to the process and provisions under SMC 12.02.0210.

Date Passed: Monday, December 2, 2013

Effective Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2014

ORD C35063 Section 4