Abatement Guidelines

Current Guidelines
  • Clear all empty lots to no more than 4 inches high by mowing or weed eater. Please note that no discing or rototilling is permitted.
  • Remove dead bushes, tree limbs, excess trash, wood and other combustibles.
  • All cuttings within 10 feet of adjoining properties, streets or sidewalks must be removed, and sidewalks, gutters and street frontage shall be left clean. No piles or clumps shall be left on the property, however, finely cut materials may be scattered, providing materials will not blow onto adjoining properties or streets.
Your cooperation is greatly appreciated in the interest of keeping Morro Bay a fire-safe community. If you have special problems, questions, or need assistance, please contact Tom Prows at the Morro Bay Fire Department