Should any person begin work of any kind such as hereinbefore set forth or for which a permit from the issuing authority is required without having secured the necessary permit therefor from the said issuing authority either previous to or during the day which such work is commenced or, in the case of a sign or advertising structure, if the work should commence prior to obtaining a sign license, he or she shall, when subsequently securing such permit or license, be required to pay double fees hereinbefore provided for such permit or license and shall be subject to all the penal provisions of this Article IX and this code.
(1958 Code, § 60.20) (Added by Ord. 133, passed 4-17-1958; Ord. 190, passed 9-16-1952; Ord. 195, passed 11-25-1952; Ord. 97, passed 12-17-1956; Ord. 107, passed 5-20-1957; Ord. 109, passed 5-20-1957; Ord. 79-2, passed 1-22-1979)