The City of Salem has adopted several nuisance ordinances in
the City of Salem Code to that promote clean, safe, and attractive
High Grass, Weeds, & Over Grown Vegetation
Once grass becomes excessively high the City of Salem will
notify the person responsible for the premises whether owned, leased, occupied,
or in their charge that it should be cut with a period of 15 days from
notification. Note: Only one notification will be given.
What is an Inoperable Vehicle?
Any motor vehicle which is not in
Sitting for a period of 60 days or
Partially or totally disassembled
by the removal of tires and wheels, the engine, or other essential parts
required for operation of the vehicle
No valid license plates nor valid
inspection decal displayed on the vehicle
Trash and Garbage
All properties shall be kept clean of trash, garbage, litter
and other substances which might endanger the health or safety of the other
residents of the city.
Stagnant Water - Swimming Pools, Hot Tubs, Artificial Ponds,