All expenses incurred by cutting and destroying noxious weeds or grasses, together with an administrative charge of $100 for each certificate of mail notice sent and each notice that is posted, shall be reported to the Building Commissioner, who shall mail a statement of the amount thereof to the owner of the land, if his or her address is known. If, after 30 days, such amount remains unpaid, the Building Commissioner shall certify the total amount of the expenses, the name of the owner of the land and a sufficient description of the premises to the County Auditor, to be entered on the tax duplicate to be a lien on the land from the date of entry and to be collected as are other taxes and assessments and returned to the city, pursuant to Ohio R.C. 731.54. Such remedy shall be in addition to the penalty provided in §§ 670.01(E) and 670.02(C) of this chapter.
(Ord. 51-1992, passed 4-13-1992; Ord. 147-2020, passed 12-21-2020)