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A. Notice Of Violation: The building official shall serve a notice of violation or order on the person responsible for the erection, construction, alteration, extension, repair, use or occupancy of a building, structure, accessory building, or fence in violation of the provisions of this title, or in violation of a detailed statement or plan approved hereunder, or in violation of a permit certificate issued under the provisions of this title; and such order shall direct discontinuance of the illegal action or condition and the abatement of the violation.
B. Penalties: Any person who shall violate a provision of this title or shall fail to comply with any of the requirements hereof, who shall erect, construct, alter, or repair a building or structure in violation of an approved plan or directive of the building official, or of a permit or certificate issued under the provisions of this title, shall be guilty of a petty offense, punishable by a fine of not more than seven hundred fifty dollars ($750.00).
Each day that a violation continues shall be deemed a separate offense.
C. Unlawful Continuance: Any person who shall continue any work in or about the structure after having been served with a stop work order, except such work as that person is directed to perform to remove a violation or unsafe condition, shall be liable to a fine of not less than one hundred dollars ($100.00) or more than seven hundred fifty dollars ($750.00). (Ord. 06-822, 3-14-2006)