Sec. 13-5-22. Penalties.

(a) Any person violating any provision of this article shall be guilty of an infraction, and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine not to exceed one hundred dollars for a first violation, two hundred dollars for a second violation within one year, and five hundred dollars for each additional violation within one year. Every day that any such violation continues shall constitute a separate offense.
(b) The conviction or punishment of any person for violating any provision of this article or for failure to secure a permit as required by this article shall not relieve such person from paying the permit fee due and unpaid at the time of such conviction or punishment, nor shall payment of any permit fee bar a criminal prosecution for a violation of any provision of this article. All remedies shall be cumulative and the use of one or more remedies by the city shall not bar the use of any other remedy for the purpose of enforcing the provisions of this article. The amount of any permit fee due and owing shall be deemed a debt to the city. An action may be commenced in the name of the city in any court of competent jurisdiction for the amount of any delinquent permit fee. All permit fees shall be deemed delinquent thirty days from the date they are due and payable.
(c) A permittee shall be required to reimburse the city for the cost of the Woodland police department manpower and emergency equipment response to excessive false alarms as provided in this article. The amount of and criteria for such reimbursement shall be adopted by resolution of the city council and notification of the charges thereof to the permittee shall be made within ten days from the actuation of the excessive false alarm. (Ord. No. 1188, § 2 (part); Ord. No. 1311, § 2.)