CHAPTER 14A. NUISANCES.
Article VII. Administrative Citations.
Sec. 14A-7-8. Advance deposit hardship waiver.
(a) Any person who intends to request a hearing to contest an
administrative citation and who is financially unable to make the advance
deposit of the fine may file a request for an advance deposit hardship waiver
form, available from the finance department.
(b) The request shall be filed
with the finance department within five days of the date of the issuance of the
(c) The requirement of depositing the full amount
of the fine as described in Section 14A-7-7(a) of this article shall be stayed
unless or until the director of finance makes a determination not to issue the
advance deposit hardship waiver.
(d) The director may waive the requirement
for advance deposit only if the cited party submits to the director a
declaration, under penalty of perjury, supported by evidence that shows to the
director’s reasonable satisfaction that such party is financially unable
to deposit the total amount of the fine in advance of the hearing.
the director determines not to issue an advance deposit hardship waiver, the
cited party shall remit the deposit to the city within five days of the date of
that decision or fifteen days from the date of issuance of the administrative
citation, whichever is later.
(f) The director shall list his or her reasons
for granting or not granting an advance deposit hardship waiver in writing and
serve it on the cited party. The director’s decision is final. (Ord. No.
1443, § 3 (part).)