(A)   It shall be unlawful for any person within the city without obtaining a permit to erect, construct, reconstruct, alter, or repair or to permit the erection, construction, reconstruction, alteration, or repair of any fence, wall, hedge, structure, or any other character of obstruction:
      (1)   Over, on, or across any public property, way, alley, street, sidewalk, or park.
      (2)   Between the property line of any lot and a public street or alley line.
   (B)   Any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this section or fail to comply therewith shall be guilty of a misdemeanor. The owner or owners of any building or premises or part thereof, where anything in violation of this section shall be placed or exist, and any architect, builder, contractor, agent, or person assisting in the commission of any such violation shall also be guilty of a separate misdemeanor.
(‘68 Code, § 32-4)  Penalty, see § 10.99