§ 97.99  PENALTY.
   (A)   Any person, firm, or corporation that violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be guilty of a misdemeanor. The penalty, which may be imposed for any crime that is a misdemeanor under this section, including Minnesota Statutes specifically adopted by reference, shall be as provided in § 10.99 of the city code.
   (B)   Upon conviction of a misdemeanor, the costs of prosecution may be added. A separate offense shall be deemed committed upon each day during which a violation occurs or continues.
   (C)   The failure of any officer or employee of the city to perform any official duty imposed by this section shall not subject the officer or employee to the penalty imposed for a violation.
   (D)   In addition to any penalties provided for in this section, if any person, firm, or corporation fails to comply with any provision of this section, the City Council or any official designated by it may institute appropriate proceedings at law or at equity to restrain, correct, or abate the violation.
(1992 Code, § 660:10)  (Ord. 1058, passed 4-7-1992; Ord. 1232, passed 5-16-2000; Ord. 1330, passed 11-5-2003; Ord. 1556, passed 1-3-2017)