On any building devoted in whole or in part to any nonconforming use, ordinary repairs, or repair or replacement of non-load-bearing walls, fixtures, wiring or plumbing, may be done provided that the cubic content of the building as it existed at the time of passage or amendment of this chapter shall not be increased. Nothing in this chapter shall be deemed to prevent the strengthening or restoring to a safe condition of any building declared to be unsafe by any official charged with protecting the public safety, upon order of the official.
(2000 Code, § 66-148)  (Ord. 75-01, passed 7-14-1975)