Abandoned Urban Property


 
List of properties classified AUP for 2014

In order to remove the AUP designation on your property, a written appeal is mandatory.  Please follow the appeal process referenced in this letter:

2014 Abandoned Urban Property Tax Classification Appeal Process


PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DEADLINE TO APPEAL AUP DESIGNATION ON THESE LISTS HAS NOW EXPIRED:
List of properties classified AUP for 2013
List of properties classified AUP for 2012
List of properties classified AUP for 2011
List of properties classified AUP for 2010
List of properties classified AUP for 2009

Abandoned Urban Property is any vacant structure or vacant/unimproved lot or parcel of land in a predominantly developed urban area which has been vacant or unimproved for at least one (1) year, AND:

a)    is unfit for its intended use because it is dilapidated, unsanitary, unsafe, vermin-infested, or poses a danger to public health and safety; OR

b)    by reason of neglect or lack of maintenance has become a place for the accumulation of trash and debris; OR

c)    has become tax delinquent for a period of at least three years.

Property classified as Abandoned Urban Property is established as a separate classification of real property taxes, which is an accelerated tax rate.