Overgrown grass on lots can create hazardous, unsafe and unhealthy conditions and constitute a public nuisance. If you have grass, weeds and other vegetation that are over 12” in height, you are in violation of the city code of ordinances and may receive a fine if it stays uncorrected.
Overgrown lots create a breeding place for mosquitoes, a refuge for rats and snakes and a collecting place for trash and litter.
If you are a contractor and would like to be included on our mailing list to receive the annual bid package to mow and clean up properties, please email Code Enforcement at CodeEnforcement@salisburync.gov.
The process for remedying a lot with overgrown grass that the City of Salisbury follows is: