(A)   Priority.
      (1)   Immediately upon its being placed on the assessment roll, the assessment lien shall be deemed to be complete, the several amounts assessed shall be payable, and the assessment shall be a lien against the lots or parcels of land assessed, respectively.
      (2)   The lien shall be subordinate to all existing special assessment liens previously imposed upon the same property and shall be paramount to all other liens except for state, county and property taxes with which it shall be upon a parity.
      (3)   The lien shall continue until the assessment and all interest due and payable thereon are paid.
   (B)   Interest.  All assessments remaining unpaid after 30 days from the date of recording on the assessment roll shall become delinquent and shall bear interest at the rate of 12% per annum from and after the date or as provided by law.
(Ord. 2003-2, passed 12-17-2003)