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(A) Criminal penalty. If the owner, lessee, occupant or person having charge of any property shall maintain or keep a nuisance thereon longer than ten days after notice from the County Zoning Enforcement Officer, then each of them, upon conviction thereof, shall be fined not less than $50 nor more than $500 for each offense.
(B) Civil enforcement. Notwithstanding any other provision for enforcement of this chapter, civil enforcement of any provision of this chapter may be undertaken before the County Code Enforcement Board pursuant to regulations, procedures and penalties established by the Code Enforcement Board and/or the County Code Enforcement Ordinance. Civil procedures and criminal procedures for any one violation of this chapter shall be mutually exclusive.
(C) Separate offense. Each day the nuisance is permitted to exist is a separate offense.
(Ord. KOC 800.841, passed 7-17-1984; Ord. KOC 89-800-846, passed 9-5-1989; Ord. 02-840-93, passed 11-19-2002)