3-1-12: PENALTY:
   A.   Any person violating this chapter, except for failure to renew a business license, shall be punished according to section 1-4-1 of this code.
   B.   Any person or business in violation of failure to renew a business license will be subject to the following fine:
      1.   Failure to renew a business license after January 31 of the license year and while operating such business in violation of this section will be fined a minimum of twice the license fee or up to five hundred dollars ($500.00), whichever is less.
      2.   Should such business continue to operate without a business license after March 31 of the license year, such person or business will be issued an administrative hearing citation for which the fine will be, at a minimum, an amount of twice the license fee or up to five hundred dollars ($500.00) whichever is less plus two hundred fifty dollars ($250.00) up to seven hundred fifty dollars ($750.00) for administrative and adjudication costs. (Ord. 12-28-0, 3-28-2012)