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(a) No person shall abandon or knowingly permit to remain on public or private property, any excavation, well, cesspool or structure which is in the process of construction, reconstruction, repair or alteration unless the same is adequately protected by suitable barricades and guarded by warning devices or lights at night so that the condition will not reasonably prove dangerous to life or limb.
(b) No person shall destroy, remove, damage or extinguish any barricade or warning light that is placed for the protection of the public so as to prevent injury to life or limb.
(c) No property owner, tenant or person having control of property within the City shall have on such property any well in an open or dangerous condition for any period, whether in use or abandoned, or shall leave any basement, pit, hole or excavation where water might accumulate, or where a danger to persons or property exists, for a period of more than thirty days.
(Ord. 3200, passed 5-23-1956)
(d) Whoever violates any of the provisions of this section is guilty of a minor misdemeanor. A separate offense shall be deemed committed each day during or on which a violation occurs or continues.