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A. In case any structure is erected, constructed, reconstructed, altered, repaired, converted, or maintained, or any structure or land is used in violation of any ordinance, resolution, or other regulation made under authority conferred by State of Illinois statute, the proper authorities of the County, or any person, the value or use of whose property is or may be affected by such violation, in addition to other remedies, may institute any appropriate action or proceedings in the Circuit Court to prevent such unlawful erection, construction, reconstruction, alteration, repair, conversion, maintenance, or use, to restrain, correct, or abate such violation, to prevent the occupancy of said structure or land, or to prevent any illegal act, conduct, business, or use in or about such premises.
B. The remedies and enforcement powers established in this Ordinance shall be cumulative, and the County may exercise them in any order. The owner or tenant of any structure, premises or part thereof, and any architect, builder, contractor or agent, or other person who commits, participates in, assists in, or maintains such violations may each be found guilty of a separate offense and be subject to the above penalties.
(Ord. O-201410-10-035, passed 10-14-2014; Ord. O-201601-ZBA-006, passed 1-19-2016; Ord. O-201603-ZBA-010, passed 3-17-2016, § 21.2; Ord. O-201803-ZBA-10-08, passed 3-19-2018; Ord. O-201808-10-033, passed 8-21-2018)