Article 1 - Penalty
ORDINANCE NUMBER 17-04
ARTICLE 1 ORDINANCE PENALTY MODIFICATION
STANDARD MUNICIPAL PENALTY CLAUSE
APPLICABLE TO ALL CITY ORDINANCES AND TO THOSE RESOLUTIONS WHICH HAVE BEEN SPECIFICALLY DESIGNATED TO APPLY.
BE IT ORDAINED: By the City of New Underwood, Pennington County, South Dakota, as follows:
All penalty clauses on all existing Ordinance in and for the City of New Underwood shall be declared amended to read as follows: Violation of any City Ordinance shall be a minimum of a $100.00 fine and a maximum fine not to exceed $200.00, and/or 30 days in jail.. If the common council determines that a violation of City Ordinace exists after an appeal hearing, a criminal citation may be issued to the offending party and/or the City may abate the offense as provided in Article VII; Section A; Appeals to Common Council, which appeal process is incorporated into this ordinance, and charge the cost of abatement plus any costs or attorney fees against the property by special assessment A minimum of at least 72 hours must lapse before another citation for the same offense is issued. This penalty clause shall apply to all articles, sections, or parts thereof of the compiled City of New Underwood Ordinances.
Jack W. Trullinger, Mayor
Meri Jo Anderson, Finance Officer
First reading: June 7, 2017
Second reading: June 21, 2017
Publish Date: June 29,2017
Effective Date: July 19, 2017