Sec. 23D-8-40. Watercourse protection.

Every person owning property adjacent to or through which a watercourse passes, or such person’s lessee, shall keep and maintain that part of the watercourse within the property reasonably free of trash, debris, excessive vegetation and other obstacles that would pollute, contaminate or significantly obstruct the flow of water through the watercourse. The property owner shall be responsible for obtaining and complying with any and all required permits that are required for conducting these activities. (Ord. No. 1369, § 2 (part).)