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(A) Whenever the Code Enforcement Commissioner determines that there are reasonable grounds to believe that there has been a violation of any provision of this chapter, he or she shall give notice of the alleged violation to the person responsible therefor, as herein provided.
(B) The notice shall comply with the following requirements:
(1) Be in writing;
(2) Include a statement of the reasons why it is being issued; and
(3) Fix a reasonable time, commensurate in each instance with the requirements, within which the order must be complied with, and in no event shall the time period exceed 365 days from the original inspection. If the repairs, reconstruction, alterations, removal or demolition are not voluntarily completed within the time set forth in the notice, the Code Enforcement Commissioner shall institute legal proceedings charging the person with the violation of this chapter.
(Prior Code, § 96.86) (Ord. 3337, passed 8-7-1961; Am. Ord. 3965, passed 2-11-1974; Am. Ord. 8435, passed 7-22-2002)