(A)   In the event of the failure of any person to clear away any snow and ice from any sidewalk as hereinbefore provided, or failure to cause this to be done, the Director of Public Works shall, as soon as practicable after such failure, cause such work to be done.
   (B)   The Director of Public Works shall ascertain and keep a record of the exact cost of all work he or she causes to be done due to the act or omission of each person, and he shall identify these persons or entities with particularity.
   (C)   Each such person or entity by whose failure makes it necessary that the Director of Public Works causes work to be done, shall be liable to the city for the cost of such work, plus a penalty of 10% of such cost.
   (D)   It shall be the duty of the Director of Public Works, or other appropriate official, to sue for these costs and penalties, and it shall be the duty of the City Attorney to assist in the bringing of these suits.
(Prior Code, § 8-7.06) (Ord. 766, passed - -1997)