Whenever a Code Official finds any building or other structure likely to catch fire from any cause, including, but not limited to, those fire hazards set forth in Section 1620.01, or whenever such Code Official discovers any violations of this Fire Prevention Code or of any other laws or ordinances relating to fire hazards, he or she may serve a written order to correct the violation or condition upon the owner, operator, occupant or other person responsible for the violation or condition and/or may file criminal charges against the person involved for a violation of this Fire Prevention Code.
   No person shall knowingly or recklessly fail to comply with a lawful order issued by a Code Official.
(Ord. 5-91. Passed 4-15-91.)