CHAPTER 14A. NUISANCES.
Article IV. Abandoned, Wrecked, Dismantled or Inoperative Motor Vehicles.
Sec. 14A-4-16. Assessment--Lien.
(a) The total cost for abating a nuisance shall constitute a special
assessment against the premises to which it relates, and upon recordation in the
office of the county recorder of a notice of lien, shall constitute a lien on
the property for the amount of such assessment.
(b) After such recordation,
a copy of the lien may be turned over to the county auditor, who shall then
enter the amount of the lien on the assessment rolls as a special
(c) Thereafter, the amount shall be collected at the same time
and in the same manner as ordinary municipal taxes are collected and shall be
subject to the same penalties and the same procedure under foreclosure and sale
in case of delinquency as provided by Government Code Section 38773.5 and as
provided for ordinary municipal taxes.
(d) Upon payment of all costs of
abating the nuisance by or on behalf of the owner of the parcel against which
such costs have been assessed and a lien recorded with the county recorder, the
community development director shall cause to be recorded a notice of payment of
the assessment. (Ord. No. 1215, § 4 (part).)