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.010 No person shall do any grading with mechanical equipment without a permit. An approved grading plan shall be required if such grading will result in any of the following:
.0101 An excavation or fill which may endanger the adjacent property;
.0102 An excavation or fill in excess of one hundred cubic yards;
.0103 An excavation three feet or more below a two (horizontal) to one (vertical) descending slope from any property line, or a fill three feet or more above a two (horizontal) to one (vertical) ascending slope from any property line;
.0104 An excavation or fill within a public sewer, water main, storm drain or power line easement.
.020 A separate permit shall be required for each noncontiguous site, unless at time of permit request the various noncontiguous sites are defined in permit application. One permit may cover both an excavation and a fill on the same site made with the excavated materials.
.030 When working by permit under subdivision .010 of this section, any earth, sand, gravel, rock, stone or other excavated material is caused to be deposited upon or to roll, flow or wash upon any private property, or public place or way, the permittee shall cause the same to be removed from such private property, public place or way within thirty-six hours after notification to do so by the City Engineer. In the event it is not so removed, the Director of Public Works shall cause such removal and the cost of such removal shall be paid to the City by the permittee.
.040 When working by permit under subdivision .020 of this section, any earth, sand, gravel, rock, stone, or other excavated material is allowed to blow or spill over and upon any street, alley or public way or adjacent property, the permittee shall immediately cause the same to be removed upon notification by the City Engineer. In the event it is not so removed, the Director of Public Works shall cause such removal and the cost of such removal shall be paid to the City by the permittee.
.050 Any person who shall be required to obtain a permit pursuant to this chapter who shall fail to obtain said permit shall be guilty of a misdemeanor as defined in Section 1.01.370 of the Anaheim Municipal Code and punishable as permitted therein. (Ord. 3411 § 2 (part); April 1, 1975.)