§ 22.612  ORDINANCE FINE SCHEDULE
   Violations of ordinances that are enforced by the Code Enforcement Board shall be subject to the following schedule of civil fines:
   (A)   If a citation for a violation of an ordinance is not contested by the person charged with the violation, the penalties set forth in this subsection shall apply; however, the Board may waive all or any portion of a penalty for an uncontested violation, if, in its discretion, the Board determines that such waiver will promote compliance with the ordinance in issue.
   Violation         1st Offense      2nd Offense      All Others
   Animals         $ 25.00      $ 50.00      $100.00
   Unsafe and Unfit
    Structure Code      $100.00      $125.00      $150.00
   Garbage         $  10.00      $  25.00      $  50.00
   Occupational License   $  50.00      $  75.00      $100.00
   Weeds         $  10.00      $  25.00      $  50.00
   Trains (crossing violation)   $  50.00      $  75.00      $100.00
   All others         $  10.00      $  25.00      $  50.00
(B)   If the citation is contested and a hearing before the Code Enforcement Board is required, the following maximum penalties may be imposed at the discretion of the Code Board:
   Violation         1st Offense      2nd Offense      All Others
   Animals         $100.00      $200.00      $ 300.00
   Building and Construction
    Codes         $500.00      $750.00      $1000.00
   Garbage         $  75.00      $150.00      $ 250.00
   Occupational Licenses   $500.00      $750.00      $1000.00
   Weeds         $  50.00      $  75.00      $ 100.00
   Trains (crossing violation)   $100.00      $150.00      $ 200.00
   All others         $  50.00      $  75.00      $ 100.00
(Ord. 98-25, passed 10-27-98)