7-9-3: PENALTY; VIOLATIONS:
A.   General Penalty; Continuing Violations: Every act prohibited or declared unlawful and every failure to perform an act required by this code is a misdemeanor or an infraction as set forth in the said respective pertinent sections of this code and any person causing or permitting a violation of any such section of said code shall be subject to the penalties ascribed to each such section as set forth herein.  Where silent, as to whether a violation is a misdemeanor or infraction, the city attorney may prosecute such violation as either a misdemeanor or infraction in his/her discretion.
B.   Violations Including Aiding, Abetting, and Concealing: Every person who causes, aids, abets or conceals the fact of a violation of this code is guilty of violating this code.
C.   Enforcement By Civil Action: In addition to the penalties provided herein, the said code may be enforced by civil action. Any condition existing in violation of this code is a public nuisance and may be summarily abated by the city. (Ord. 16-1020; amd. Ord. 19-1037)