(a)    At the time of registration the owner or person in control shall arrange for an inspection of the property by the PMEO and the Fire Chief in the presence of the owner, person in control, or authorized agent of the owner having responsibility for security and maintenance of the property for the purpose of determining evidence of property maintenance code violations, Ohio Fire Code violations, structural integrity of the building, that it will be safe for entry by fire fighters and police officers in times of emergency, and that it complies with the requirements of this Chapter.
   (b)    If the owner or person in control fails or refuses to consent to and arrange for an inspection, the PMEO shall obtain a search warrant from a court of competent jurisdiction to authorize inspection of the building and property.
(Ord. 2019-24. Passed 5-13-19.)