A.   Misdemeanor: Whenever in this code or in any ordinance of the city or in any rule or regulation promulgated pursuant thereto any act is prohibited or is made or declared to be unlawful or an offense or a misdemeanor, or whenever in such code, ordinance, rule or regulation the doing of any act is required or the failure to do any act is declared to be unlawful, when no specific penalty is provided therefor, the violation of any such provision of this code or any ordinance or of any such rule or regulation shall be punished by a fine of any sum of not more than one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) or imprisonment in the city or county jail for a term not exceeding six (6) months or by both such fine and imprisonment, unless the ordinance in force at the time of commission of such misdemeanor prescribes a different penalty. (Prior Code § 1-6; amd. Ord. 475, 6-8-1992, eff. 7-1-1992)
   B.   Continuing Violation: Each day any violation of any provision of this code or of any ordinance shall continue shall constitute a separate offense. (Prior Code § 1-6)
   C.   Alternative Penalty: In lieu of all or a part of the punishment which may be imposed pursuant to subsection A of this section, the convicted person may be sentenced to perform a fixed period of work for the benefit of the community pursuant to conditions prescribed in Nevada Revised Statutes section 176.087. (Ord. 475, 6-8-1992, eff. 7-1-1992)



1. NRS §§ 193.150 and 266.105.