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10.80.010 Summary Abatement Authorized.

The Director may determine that the failure or non-existence of erosion, sediment and pollutant control measures as required by this Title constitute a nuisance presenting an immediate threat of injury to the public health, the environment, or public or private property.  Such nuisances shall be subject to the requirements of this Chapter.  In cases where the Director determines it is necessary to take immediate action in order to meet the purposes of this Title, summary abatement of such nuisance is authorized.