§ 94.99  PENALTY.
   (A)   The owner of any vehicle or junk declared to be a nuisance hereunder, or any person owning, leasing, occupying, or having control of property on which a nuisance exists shall be issued a notice to correct the violation by an authorized officer of the village and shall be given a reasonable time, but no less than 48 hours, to correct said violation.  If the owner, lessee, occupant, or person having control of the property fails to correct the violation within the time stated on the notice, that person shall be fined the sum of $25 for the first offense, $50 for the second offense, $100 for the third offense and $200 for the fourth and any subsequent offense.  Each day during which a violation exists following expiration of the time allowed  in the notice shall be deemed a separate offense.  Additionally, if the owner, lessee, occupant, or person having control of the property fails to correct the violation within the time stated on the notice, the village, through its duly designated officers, shall have the right to secure an order of court to enter upon the property and correct such violation, and shall have a lien against such property for the reasonable cost of correction, together with the reasonable costs, expenses and attorney's fees incurred in seeking such court order.
   (B)   All other violations of any provision of this chapter shall be deemed a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof, the person in violation shall be fined an amount not more than $500.  Each day such violation is committed or permitted to continue shall constitute a separate offense and shall be punishable hereunder as such.
('79 Code, § 1808(15))
   (C)   Whoever violates the following series of code sections shall be fined pursuant to the chart set forth hereinbelow:
 
Offense Section Number
1st Offense
2nd Offense
3rd Offense
$25
$50
$100
 
(Ord. 1983-O-20, passed 9-6-83; Am. Ord. 1999-O-17, passed 6-15-99; Am. Ord. 2006-O-17, passed 9-5-06)