§ 660.17  BARBED WIRE OR ELECTRICALLY CHARGED FENCES.
   (A)   Except as provided in division (B) below, no person shall construct, erect, maintain or use, for any purpose, any barbed wire fence or any fence charged with electrical current, without first obtaining a permit therefor from the Director of Public Safety.
   (B)   No person shall construct or cause to be constructed a partition fence from barbed wire unless written consent of the adjoining owner is first obtained. Such consent is not necessary to the use of one or two barbed wires; provided that, neither is less than 48 inches from the ground, and is placed on the top of a fence other than a barbed wire fence.
(ORC 971.03(B))
   (C)   Whoever violates any of the provisions of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor of the third degree. A separate offense shall be deemed committed each day during or on which a violation occurs or continues.
(Ord. 261-1957, passed 12-2-1957)