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31.50.030 Process.

A.  Prior to a periodic inspection, each owner/occupant shall be sent a letter by first class mail, giving notice of the inspection and listing commonly found violations of fire regulations.  Failure to correct the common violations listed in the letter shall result in an additional fee for each class of violation.

B.  When a periodic inspection reveals a violation of fire regulations, the Fire Marshal shall so notify the owner/occupant and the owner/occupant shall be responsible for immediately abating the violation.  Failure to abate the violation as prescribed by the Fire Marshal shall result in additional penalties as set forth in a fee schedule adopted by City Council.