Details for YORK CO. NOXIOUS WEED

NOXIOUS WEEDS MUST BE
CONTROLLED
You are required to control noxious weeds on your property.
The noxious weeds are: Musk Thistle, Plumeless Thistle, Canada Thistle, Leafy Spurge, Knapweed
(spotted and diffuse), Purple Loosestrife, Saltcedar, Phragmites, Knotweed (Japanese and Giant),
and Sericea Lespedeza. Notice is hereby given this 21st day of September, 2020, pursuant to the
Noxious Weed Control Act, section 2-955, subsection 1(a), to every person who owns or controls
land in York County, Nebraska, that noxious weeds being grown, or growing on, such land shall be
controlled at such frequency as to prevent establishment, provide eradication, or reduce further
propagation or dissemination of such weeds.
Upon failure to observe this notice, the county weed superintendent is required to:
1. Proceed pursuant to the law and issue legal notice to the landowner of property infested with
noxious weeds and giving such landowner 15 days to control the noxious weed infestation.
Conviction for noncompliance may result in a $100 per day fine to the landowner, with a
maximum fine of $1,500; or
2. Should more immediate control be required, proceed pursuant to the law and have the weeds
controlled by such method as he/she finds necessary, the expense of which shall constitute a
lien and be entered as a tax against the land, and be collected as other real estate taxes are
collected, or by other means, as provided by law.
Also, the public is notified that noxious weed seed and propagative parts may be disseminated
through the movement of machinery and equipment, trucks, grain and seed, hay, straw, nursery stock,
fencing materials, sod, manure, and soil as well as articles of similar nature. Methods of treatment
have been prescribed by the Director of Agriculture and may be obtained from the county weed
control authority.
By Order of Mitch Huxoll York County Weed Control Authority.

510 N LINCOLN AVE, YORK, NE 684672963

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