CHAPTER 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS.
Article III. Rules of Construction.
Sec. 1-3-7. General penalty; continuing violations; aiding or abetting.
(a) Whenever in this code or in any other ordinance of the city or in any
rule or regulation promulgated pursuant thereto any act is prohibited or is made
or declared to be unlawful or an offense or a misdemeanor, or the doing of any
act is required or the failure to do any act is declared to be unlawful or an
offense or a misdemeanor, where no specific penalty is provided therefor, the
violation of any such provision of this code or any other ordinance of the city
or any such rule or regulation shall be punished by a fine not exceeding five
hundred dollars or imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months, or by both
such fine and imprisonment. Such violations also may be redressed by civil
(b) Every day violation of this code or any other ordinance of the
city or any such rule or regulation occurs shall constitute a separate
(c) In addition to the penalties hereinabove provided, any
condition caused or permitted to exist in violation of any of the provisions of
this code shall be deemed a public nuisance and shall be deemed a new and
separate offense for each day such condition continues.
(d) Whenever in this
code any act or omission is made unlawful, it shall include causing, permitting,
aiding, abetting, suffering or concealing the fact of such act or omission.
(Ord. No. 935, § 2.)