What are the rules on yard maintenance?
All properties with a structure: All premises and exterior property shall be maintained free from weeds or plant growth in excess of twelve (12) inches in height. And all sidewalks, walkways, stairs, driveways, parking spaces and similar areas shall be kept in a proper state of repair, and maintained free from hazardous conditions (edged).
Vacant property residential or commercial: Must, at a minimum, keep all untended vegetation, all grass and all undergrowth cut to a height of twelve (12) inches or less in an area ten (10) feet wide along any area that is abutting and within ten (10) feet of any improved lot/parcel, sidewalk, street, or bike path.
Reference: Rockledge Code of Ordinances, Section 10-17 / Rockledge Land Development Code Section 59.73
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1. Can I park my car across the sidewalk if it is in my driveway?
2. If I am concerned about code violations, what should I do?
3. What do I need to know about garage sales?
4. What should I consider when planting trees on my property?
5. How many vehicles can a residence have?
6. What are the rules on yard maintenance?
7. Where can I park my RV/Camper on my property?
8. Where can I park my boat or cargo/utility trailer on my property?
9. Are commercial vehicles allowed to be stored/parked in my neighborhood?
10. Can I plant trees between the sidewalk and roadway?
11. What are the requirements for address numbers? They are on my mail box, is that enough?
12. What are the rules for the household garbage container (HOBO)?
13. What can I store in my carport, front porch or in my yard?
14. Who can I contact regarding a foreclosed/abandoned house in my neighborhood?