nuisance abatement

Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nuisance abatement - (law) the removal or termination or destruction of something that has been found to be a nuisancenuisance abatement - (law) the removal or termination or destruction of something that has been found to be a nuisance
abatement - the act of abating; "laws enforcing noise abatement"
asbestos abatement - the removal of asbestos from a public building
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Program incentives include a Courtesy Safe Housing inspection once a year or between tenants; certificate of participation and decal for door or window; listed as a community partner on program website; courtesy phone conference to discuss complaints and repairs before an order is mailed; free lead testing for water and paint sample; rodent survey of property, bait station if needed; registry with mosquito program, trap site and survey during season; registry with the city of Tulsa Working in Neighborhoods Nuisance Abatement program; and registry with the city of Tulsa Crime Prevention program.
If the city council approves the resolution, voters will decide this fall whether to grant the city home-rule authority, which gives municipalities the ability to create property taxes, keep more of its revenue and establish further oversight on issues such as zoning, sanitation, nuisance abatement and some criminal offenses.
The lawsuit filed against Hank Freid, known as a nuisance abatement case, is an enforcement tool OSE is increasingly employing against chronic offenders when they refuse to cease the illegal use.
He also serves as Chair of the City of Fort Myers Nuisance Abatement Board, and has been the founding Chair of the Land Use and Governmental Law Section of the Lee County Bar Association.
Winnebago presentation, nuisance abatement, street closure requests.
This article focuses on the provisions of chronic nuisance property ordinances that allow for the recoupment of nuisance abatement costs stemming solely from municipal code violations, which is possible under each ordinance referenced herein.
In other instances, nuisance abatement policy (especially clean air policy) has been marketed deceptively to the public, promising to achieve much but actually doing little.
Vivender Nath Blaggan, 47, of Grange Road, Stockton, fined PS350 and ordered to pay PS644.17 costs for breaching a nuisance abatement notice.
Ms Rennie repeatedly performed loud music in the early hours of the morning, in spite of receiving a noise nuisance abatement notice prohibiting night-time performing.
The Public Protection Service also handed out 94 fixed penalties for dog fouling, 166 for littering, with 43 statutory nuisance abatement notices for refuse and successfully prosecuted two fly tippers and Mr Czulowski added: "The joint working arrangements between Public Protection and Tenancy Enforcement, particularly the use of statutory nuisance abatement notices, are considered to be quite effective in dealing with anti-social behaviour in council properties." Figures for cases referred to the Tenancy Enforcement Team during 2010-11 have also been released.
On Sunday, authorities in the US capital continued what they called "nuisance abatement activities" at Freedom Plaza, making sure protesters complied with regulations against camping -- defined as use of park land for "sleeping activities."