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A. Owner Or Occupant Responsibility: Owners, tenants or occupants of any premises within the city abutting or adjoining any public sidewalk shall remove all snow and ice from any such sidewalk.
B. Notice To Remove: It shall be the duty of the city to notify any owner, tenant or occupant of property herein described to remove or otherwise correct the objectionable matters herein legislated against, which notice shall be sent by registered mail to the last known address of such owner, tenant or occupant, notifying him that he has a period of twenty four (24) hours from and after receipt of such notice within which to correct or otherwise remove the objections set forth in said notice.
C. Removal By City; Cost Of Lien: Upon failure of the owner, tenant or occupant of said premises to comply with the terms and conditions of said notice, then and in that event the city shall have the right to remove such snow and ice and assess the cost thereof against the premises abutting the sidewalks. Such assessment shall be certified to the county assessor or other proper county official having charge of the making of the assessment roll, and such assessment shall be placed on the assessment roll and collected in the same manner as other municipal taxes are collected. (2003 Code § 8-01-01)
D. Penalty: Unless otherwise stated herein, a violation of any provision in this section shall constitute a misdemeanor, subject to penalty as provided in title 1, chapter 4 of this code. (2003 Code § 8-01-14; amd. 2012 Code)