When common land, a street, recreation area, park or other open land has been set aside, with the approval of the Planning Commission, for the exclusive use in common by abutting or other owners or occupants of land, the sale, transfer or change of use of such land or any part thereof is prohibited unless the Planning Commission has given its prior consent thereto, which shall be confirmed by action of the City Council.  Whoever willfully violates this Section shall forfeit and pay to the City of Wauseon a civil penalty of $1,000.00.  Such sum shall be recovered, with costs and actual damages, if any, in an action brought by the Law Director in the name of the City of Wauseon, and for the use thereof.
(Ord. 1989-81.  Passed 1-2-90.)