Sunday, March 2, 2008
ORDINANCE NO. BL2007-40
Boarding like the small window has, is the correct way. The large of wood is incorrect way to baoard the house. Wood should fit the size of the windows and doorways.
An Ordinance Amending Section 16.24.340 of the Metropolitan Code of Laws regarding the boarding of vacant property.BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF
THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. Section 16.24.340 of the Metropolitan Code is hereby amended by adding the following new subsection U.:
“U. Boarding of vacant buildings.
1. Every person owning or having control of a vacant building shall lock, board or otherwise secure all windows, doors and openings on the ground floor of the building to restrict entry by unauthorized persons.
2. A vacant building that is boarded pursuant to this section shall be boarded by using one half (1/2) inch plywood board. Any board placed on a vacant building shall be painted a color that is consistent with the color of the structure and shall be cut to fit into any windows, doors or other openings on such vacant building.”
Section 2. This Ordinance shall take effect from and after its passage, the welfare of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
Sponsored by: Vivian Wilhoite
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