St. Louis City Revised Code Chapter 15.68 Division V Injury to Plants and Flowers
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569.100 Property damage in the first degree
569.110 Property damage in the second degree
569.120 Property damage in the third degree
No person shall cut, mutilate, dig, pull, tear, remove or injure any plant, flower, shrub, foliage plant, bulb or root growing within any parked area and between the property line and the center line of any public street, avenue or boulevard in the city. The owner of abutting property, his agents and servants, may plant, prune, trim or remove plants, shrubs, flowers, roots and bulbs so growing.
Any person violating any of the provisions of this section shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, shall be punished by a fine of not less than ten dollars nor more than five hundred dollars, or imprisonment in the workhouse for not less than one month nor more than six months or by both fine and imprisonment.
(1948 C. Ch. 46 § 25: 1960 C. § 244.010.)
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