§ 4.3  VIOLATIONS.
   4.3.1   Violations generally.
   (A)   Failure to comply with ordinance provision or term or condition of approval constitutes ordinance violation. Any failure to comply with a standard, requirement, prohibition, or limitation imposed by this ordinance, or the terms or conditions of any permit or other development approval or authorization granted in accordance with this ordinance shall constitute a violation of this ordinance punishable as provided in this article.
   (B)   Permits or development approvals only authorize specific development. Permits or development approvals issued by a decision-making body authorize only the use, arrangement, location, design, density or intensity, and development set forth in such permits or development approvals.
   4.3.2   Specific violations. It shall be a violation of this ordinance to undertake any land development activity contrary to the provisions of this ordinance, including, but not limited to, any of the following:
   (A)   Developing land or a structure without first obtaining the appropriate permit or permit approval;
   (B)   Occupying or using land or a structure without first obtaining the appropriate permit or permit approval;
   (C)   Developing land or a structure without complying with the terms or conditions of the permit or permit approval required to engage in development;
   (D)   Occupying or using land or a structure in violation of the terms or conditions of the permit or permit approval;
   (E)   Subdividing land without first obtaining the appropriate permit or permit approval required to engage in the subdivision;
   (F)   Subdividing land without complying with the terms or conditions of the permit or permit approval required to engage in the development;
   (G)   Excavate, cut, clear, or undertake any land disturbing activity without first obtaining all appropriate permits and permit approvals, and complying with their terms and conditions;
   (H)   Install, create, erect, alter, or maintain any sign without first obtaining the appropriate permit or permit approval;
   (I)   Fail to remove any sign installed, created, erected, altered, or maintained in violation of this ordinance, or for which the permit has expired;
   (J)   Create, expand, replace, or modify any nonconformity except in compliance with this ordinance;
   (K)   Reduce or diminish the requirements for development, design, or dimensional standards below the minimum requirements of this ordinance;
   (L)   Increase the intensity or density of development, except in accordance with the standards of this ordinance; and/or
   (M)   Through any act or omission, fail to comply with any other provisions, procedures, or standards required by this ordinance.