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Chapter 20. Shorelands-Wetlands

Sec. 20-32. Enforcement and penalties.

Any development, building or structure or accessory building or structure constructed, altered, added to, modified, rebuilt or replaced or any use or accessory use established after the effective date of the ordinance from which this chapter derives in violation of the provisions of this chapter, by any person (including building contractors or their agents) shall be deemed a violation. The zoning administrator shall refer violations to the plan commission and the district attorney, corporation counsel or city attorney, who shall prosecute such violations. Any person who violates or refuses to comply with any of the provisions of this chapter shall be subject to a forfeiture as outlined in section 1-05 of this Code. Each day of continued violation shall constitute a separate offense. Every violation of this chapter is a public nuisance and the creation thereof may be enjoined and the maintenance thereof may be abated by action at suit of the city, the state, or any citizen thereof pursuant to 87.30(2) Wis. Stats.

(Code 1982, 27.01(7))