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Municipal Code

Chapter 14. Municipal Utilities

Sec. 14-73. Violations and penalties.

(1) Written notice of violation. Any person found to be violating any provision of this article, except section 14-70, may be served by the city with a written notice stating the nature of the violation and providing a reasonable time for the satisfactory correction thereof. The offender shall, within the period of time stated in such notice, permanently cease all violations.

(2) Deleterious discharge. Any person found to be responsible for allowing a deleterious discharge into the sewer system which causes damage to the treatment facility or receiving body of water shall, in addition to any fine, pay for any damage caused by such discharge.

(3) Liability to city for losses. Any person violating any provision of this chapter shall become liable to the city for any expense, loss or damage occasioned by reason of such violation which the city may suffer as a result thereof.

(Code 1982, 13.21)