(a)   The City Manager is hereby authorized to appoint any person or persons as authorized enforcement officials for purposes of carrying out the duties and responsibilities specified in this chapter for officials charged with the enforcement of Chapter 1014 (Trees), Part Twelve (the Planning and Zoning Code) and Part Fourteen (the Building and Housing Code) of these Codified Ordinances.
   (b)   An authorized enforcement official is authorized to enforce all provisions of Chapter 1014, Part Twelve and Part Fourteen of these Codified Ordinances, whether or not any particular provision specifies or designates a different enforcing official. Where a particular officer is designated in any Code provision, that officer's authority shall continue in full force and effect, and shall not be diminished or impaired by the terms of this section, and the authority of the authorized enforcement official shall be in addition and supplementary to the authority granted to such other specific officer.
   (c)   The authorized enforcement official's duties shall include the following: investigation of Code violations; the issuance and service of Municipal civil infraction violation notices; and appearances in court or other judicial or quasi-judicial proceedings in the administration of this chapter.
(Ord. 96-88. Passed 11-20-96.)