City of Bettendorf, Iowa

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Important Ordinance for Property Owners

In effect from May 1-November 1 of each year.

Cut or destroy all grass, weeds, vines, brush or other growth before it exceeds 10 inches in height, within 200 feet of developed areas or urban street. In other areas, all weeds, vines, brush or other growth must be cut or destroyed when it exceeds 2 feet. Natural areas, including but not limited to water ways or farmland, may exceed these height limitations.

Prevent any growth of grass, weeds, vines, brush or other plant material which constitutes a health, safety or fire hazard regardless of height.

If a property owner in the City fails to destroy the grass, weeds, vines or brush, the City will hire a private contractor to do the work and the total cost will be paid or assessed against the land as provided by law.  Minimum Charge - $65.00

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4403 Devils Glen Rd
Bettendorf, IA 52722
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