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Portland, Oregon

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17.26.180 Violation a Nuisance, Summary Abatement.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 182760, effective June 5, 2009.)  The placement of any vending cart on any sidewalk in violation of the provisions of this Chapter is declared to be a public nuisance.  The City Engineer may cause the removal of any vending cart found on a sidewalk in violation of this Chapter and is authorized to store such vending cart until the owner thereof shall redeem it by paying the removal and storage charges therefore to be established by the Commissioner In Charge.