Notwithstanding any other provision herein, in the event of release of a contaminant by a franchisee or from any facility of franchisee or the discovery of an environmental condition caused by franchisee or any facility of franchisee, the franchisee shall immediately conduct such remedial work or pay all remediation costs, at its sole expense, as is necessary to fully mitigate and remediate the same in accordance with all applicable law.  In the event the franchisee fails within forty-five (45) days after receipt of written demand for compliance in accordance with all applicable law from the city for failure, neglect or refusal to immediately initiate necessary activities toward actual remediation, city may commence a nuisance abatement action or take any other legal action the city deems appropriate under the circumstances.
(Ord. 1152, passed 5-17-11; Am. Ord. 1159, passed 5- 1-12; Am. Ord. 1160, passed 5-1-12)