fund: City may require property owners to trim bushes

Bill Warner, Ojai Valley News reporter
Owners of property in the neighborhoods around Signal Street and Grand Avenue might find themselves breaking out the hedge trimmers soon — if their property is situated on a corner and if the fronting vegetation could be considered a safety hazard.
The Ojai Community Development Department is selectively enforcing city code to improve safety at intersections where visibility has been blocked or reduced by hedges or overgrowth, according to Steve Stuart, acting deputy building inspector.

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