Sec. 7.5. Penalties for violation of ordinances.
The Council may provide in any ordinance for the punishment of those who violate its provisions. The punishment for the violation of any city ordinance which is designated a misdemeanor shall not exceed a fine of five hundred dollars or imprisonment for ninety days, or both, except that if the violation substantially corresponds to a violation of state law that is a misdemeanor for which the maximum period of imprisonment is 93 days, such violation shall be punished by a fine of not more than $500, imprisonment for a term of not more than 93 days, or both. The maximum penalty for a violation of any ordinance which is designated as a municipal civil infraction violation shall be established by City Council by ordinance.
(Amendment of  8-5-2003)