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(A) Anyone violating any provision of this chapter for which no specific penalty is prescribed shall be subject to § 10.99.
(B) (1) Any person who violates any provision of the Fire Prevention Ordinance (§§ 96.01 through 96.05) or who fails to comply with any of the requirements hereof shall be subject to a fine of $100 in the case of a first violation, and a fine of $500 for each and every subsequent violation. Each day that a violation continues shall be deemed a separate violation.
(2) The application of the above penalty shall not prevent the enforced removal of prohibited conditions.
(3) Injunctive relief: as an alternative or in conjunction with the imposition of a fine as provided in division (B)(1) above, the district may elect to seek injunctive relief from a court of equity requiring compliance with the code, demolition of the offending structure or removal of the offending condition. The district shall be entitled to an award of reasonable attorney’s fees and all costs of litigation including court costs, deposition fees and expert witness fees incurred in enforcing §§ 96.01 through 96.06 of this provision.
(Ord. 608, passed 5-1-2000)