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Nuisance Enforcement

The Planning Department is responsible for enforcing the City’s Nuisance Ordinances.  This includes tall grass.  Junk Vehicles are the responsibility of the Spencer Police Department.  The definition of what constitutes a Nuisance is spelled out in Title 4, Chapter 1 of the Spencer City Code. This chapter also outlines the process taken by the City to abate nuisances that may exist on private property.

Grass regulations and abatement procedures may be found in Title 4, Chapter 2 of the Spencer City Code.

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Spencer, IA 51301