(a)    Whenever the Building Director finds any dwelling, structure or premises or any improved real estate or any part thereof, to be in violation of the Building Code, the Building Director may give or cause to be given or delivered or mailed to the owner, agent, or operator of such structure or premises a written notice stating the violation(s) therein.  Such notice shall order the owner, agent or operator to repair or improve the structure or premises within a stated reasonable time, but not less than ten (10) days.  Delivery may be effected by the Building Director or his agent leaving said notice at the address of the owner, agent or operator.  Such delivery or mailing shall be deemed legal service of notice.
   (b)    Notwithstanding the provisions of Sections 1311.03 and 1311.04, no notice other than that described in Section 1311.03(a) is necessary prior to the issuance of a citation for a violation of this chapter.     
(Ord. 1999-02. Passed 1-11-99.)