The Building Inspector shall have the following responsibilities and powers:
   A.   Enforce the provisions of this Code and interpret the meaning and application of its provisions.
   B.   Receive, review and make determinations on applications for zoning permits (parking), also no person shall construct an accessory structure without first making application to the Building Department and obtaining a zoning permit for same. Fees for accessory structure permits shall be as provided in Section 109.13 of Elyria Codified Ordinances. This section shall not be construed as relief from any requirements to obtain other approvals/permits if required by other sections of the Elyria Codified Ordinances.
   C.   Review and process plans pursuant to the provisions of this Code.
   D.   Make determinations as to whether violations of this Code exist, determine the nature and extent thereof, and notify the owner in writing, specifying the exact nature of the violation and the manner in which it shall be corrected by the owner, pursuant to the procedures in this Code.
   E.   Conduct inspections of buildings and uses of land to determine compliance or noncompliance with this Code.
   F.   Maintain permanent and current records required by this Code, including, but not limited to, the Official Zoning Map, zoning permits, inspection documents and records of all variances, amendments and conditional uses. These records shall be made available for use to the City Council, the Planning Commission, the Board of Zoning Appeals and the public.
   G.   Revoke permits or approvals based on a false statement, misrepresentation, or inaccurate information in the application therefor or where a provision of this Code has been violated.
(Ord. 98-176.  Passed 8-3-98; Ord. 2019-117.  Passed 8-5-19.)