I' am 22 years old and my parents are having a problem with this thing that the city of Burlington Ia. call environment Nuisance. can you help me shed some light on this issue .
Not without more facts. Nuisance is a broad and general concept of U.S. common law with many facets and types.
Employment / Labor Attorney
In Iowa, these municipal nuisances are governed by statute and ordinance. Have your parents look at Burlington's ordinances and Iowa Code Chapter 364.22 and 364.12. They should respond quickly.
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Real Estate Attorney
This is probably concerning weeds, trash, or abandoned vehicles on their property. If they were given a notice, they need to comply by the deadline. If they do not, the city will take care of it and charge them an exorbitant amount of money.
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