What happens to property owners that fail to meet the requirements of the ordinance?
For owners that fail to register the City will automatically register and invoice the owner and issue monetary citations as well as the following, In addition to any other statutory remedy, any person, firm, corporation or entity found guilty of violating the terms of this article shall be fined not more than $750.00 nor less than $100.00 per each day the violation(s) continues. Each day the violation(s) continues shall be a separate offense. In addition to the fine, the Owner, or his or her agent shall be ordered to bring the structure or Building into compliance with the requirements of this article within 15 days. In addition the registration of a Vacant Building shall not preclude action by the City to demolish or to take other action against the Building pursuant to other provisions of this chapter, the City Code, or other applicable legislation.
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