In case the owner shall fail, neglect or refuse to comply with the notice and order to repair, improve, rehabilitate or demolish and remove the condemned dwelling or portion thereof, the authorized inspector may cause the owner of the dwelling prosecuted as a violator of the provisions of this Code, and may cause to proceed with the work specified in such notice at the expense of the Village.  A statement of the cost of such work shall be transmitted to Council, who shall cause the same to be paid and levied as a special assessment against the property.
(Ord. 1895.  Passed 1-25-78.)