§ 153.999  PENALTY.
   (A)   Any person, firm, or corporation violating any of the provisions of § 153.070 shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction shall be punished by a penalty of fine not to exceed the sum of $2,000 for each offense and each and every day such offense shall continue shall be deemed to constitute a separate offense.
   (B)   A violation of any provision of § 153.121 shall be deemed a misdemeanor punishable as provided by the Code of Ordinances of the city. Additionally, a violation of any provision of § 153.121 shall be deemed to be a nuisance. Notwithstanding the above, in the event a violation results in an imminent risk to human health, safety or welfare, the city may immediately discontinue water service to the subject facility without notice. Notwithstanding the right to immediately discontinue water service without notice, as described herein, the city will attempt to provide notice as is reasonably practical under the circumstances presented. The city will provide customer with necessary information to properly reinstate service.
   (C)   Any person, firm, corporation or business entity violating any of the provisions of § 153.145 or 153.146 shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof shall be subject to a fine not to exceed the sum of $500, unless the violation relates to fire safety, zoning or public health and sanitation, including dumping and refuse, in which the fine shall not exceed the sum of $2,000. Each day’s continuing violation under § 153.145 or 153.146 shall constitute a separate offense. The penal provisions imposed under this division (B) shall not preclude the city from filing suit to enjoin the violation. The city retains all legal rights and remedies available to it pursuant to local, state and federal law.
   (D)   Any person violating any other provisions of this chapter shall upon conviction, be subject to a fine in accordance with general provisions of the code and each day in violation shall constitute a separate offense.
(Ord. 080506B, passed 5-6-2008; Ord. 081021B, passed 10-21-2008; Ord. 050602B, passed 6-2-2005; Ord. 090421B, passed 4-21-2009; Ord. 120717C, passed 7-17-2012; Ord. 120821, passed 8-21-2012; Ord. 131210A, passed 12-10-2013; Ord. 140422A, passed 4-22-2014)  Penalty, see § 10.99