(A)   Whenever the Health Department determines that a violation of any provision of this chapter has occurred, the Health Department shall give notice to the person responsible for such violation. This notice shall:
      (1)   Be in writing;
      (2)   Include a statement of the reasons for issuance of the notice;
      (3)   Allow reasonable time as determined by the Health Department for performance of any act it required;
      (4)   Be served upon the person responsible for the violation(s); provided that such notice shall have been properly served upon the person responsible for the violations when a copy thereof has been sent by registered or certified mail to his or her last known address as furnished to the Health Department or when he or she has been served with such notice by any other method authorized by laws of this state; and
      (5)   Contain an outline of remedial action which is required to effect compliance with this chapter.
   (B)   It shall not be a prerequisite to enforcement of the penalty provisions of this chapter that the Health Department first resort to the notice procedure set forth in division (A) of this section.
(Ord. passed 2-14-1984; Ord. 2004.2, passed 5-11-2004; Ord. 0-2005.3, passed 11-8-2005)