AN ORDINANCE RESCINDING PRIOR CITY CIVIL FINE SECTIONS AND CREATING A CITY CIVIL FINE SCHEDULE. NOW, THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY OF DAYTON, CAMPBELL COUNTY, KENTUCKY AS FOLLOWS:
That Sections 50.99, 51.98, 91.98, 92.98, 94.98, 95.98(A), 96.98, 98.98, 114.98, 130.98, 150.98, and 156.99 of the City of Dayton Code of Ordinances, is rescinded.
That the following sections shall be added to the Code of Ordinances for the City of Dayton:
§ 38.15 Civil Fine Schedule.
Violation of ordinances that are enforced by the Code Enforcement Board shall be subject to the following schedule of civil fines:
If the first, second, or third citation for a violation of an ordinance is not contested by the person charged with the violation, the penalties set forth in this division shall apply.
Violation: First Offense Civil Fine: $250
Violation: Second Offense Civil Fine: $500
Violation: Third Offense Civil Fine: $1000
(B)If the citation is contested and a hearing before the code enforcement board is required, the following minimum to maximum penalties may be imposed at the discretion of the code enforcement board:
Violation: First Offense Civil Fine Range: $50 - $500
Violation: Second Offense Civic Fine Range: $100 - $1000
Violation: Third Offense Civic Fine Range: $200 - $2000
(C) Determination of whether the citation of first, second, or third offense will be determined based on the cited person or business with no citation over five years prior counting against the cited person or business.
This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its adoption, approval and publication as is required by law.
PASSED by City Council of the City of Dayton, Campbell County, Kentucky assembled in regular session.
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