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16.30.610 When a Vehicle May be Sold.

A.  Whenever any vehicle is taken into custody pursuant to this Chapter, the vehicle will be held at the expense and risk of the owner or person lawfully entitled to possession.

B.  At any time within 15 days after any such notice has been sent, as required in Section 16.30.300, the owner or person lawfully entitled to possession of any such vehicle may claim the vehicle by:

1.  presenting satisfactory proof of ownership or right to possession; and

2.  paying the charges and expenses, if any, incurred in the preservation and custody of the vehicle.