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(A) Notwithstanding other provisions of this code, whenever, in the opinion of the Code Official there is imminent danger due to an unsafe condition, the Code Official shall order the necessary work to be done, including the boarding up of openings, to render such structure temporarily safe whether or not the legal procedure herein described has been instituted; and shall cause such other action to be taken and the Code Official deems necessary to meet such emergency.
(B) Closing streets. When necessary for public safety, the Code Official shall temporarily close structures and close, or order the authority having jurisdiction to close, sidewalks, street public ways and places adjacent to unsafe structures, and prohibit the same from being utilized.
(Ord. 2006-01-243, §§ 154-42--154-43, passed 1-3-06; Am. Ord. 2011-12-384, passed 12-6-11; Am. Ord. 2016-08-592, passed 8-3-16)