Nuisance abatement is concerned with the preservation, maintenance, and aesthetics of all residential, commercial, and industrial properties within the City of Hartselle. The department, in a joint effort with property owners and tenants, helps ensure that the City of Hartselle is a place in which you want to live, work, and raise a family.
Grass & Weeds
It shall be a violation for any person to permit grass and weeds to grow to a height in excess of 12 inches on any premises or lot within the City.
Maintenance of Land
All land shall be maintained free from any accumulation of garbage or debris.
It shall be a violation for any person to have any collection of standing water or flowing water in which mosquitoes breed or are likely to breed.
It shall be a violation for any person to permit any buildings, structures, or conditions which are:
- Unsafe, insanitary or unfit for habitation
- Which constitute a fire hazard
- Dangerous to human life
- Constitutes a hazard to safety or health
For more information, please call 256-773-0188.
Report a violation online or you may also report a violation via fax to 256-773-2257.