City of Kennett, MO
Dunklin County
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[Ord. No. 1792 §1, 12-18-1979]
These regulations shall be known as the Property Management Code of the City of Kennett, Missouri, also referred to in said regulations as "this Code".
[Ord. No. 2591 §5, 6-20-2000; Ord. No. 2882 §1, 12-6-2011]
Subject to the provisions hereinafter set forth, a certain document, a copy of which is on file in the office of the City Clerk of Kennett, Missouri, being marked as the International Property Maintenance Code, 2012 Edition, as published by the International Code Council, be and is hereby adopted as the Property Maintenance Code of the City of Kennett, Missouri, for the control of buildings and structures as herein provided; and each and all of the regulations, provisions, penalties, conditions and terms of the International Property Maintenance Code, 2012 Edition, are hereby referred to, adopted and made a part hereof, as if fully set out in this Chapter.
[Ord. No. 1792 §3, 12-18-1979]
Wherever the title "Code Official" is used in said Code, the same shall be construed to mean the Code Enforcement/Property Maintenance Officer of the City of Kennett, Missouri.
Editor's Note — Ord. no. 2888 §1, adopted February 7, 2012, repealed section 525.040 "board of adjustment" in its entirety. Former section 525.040 derived from ord. no. 1792 §4, 12-18-1979. Regulations concerning board of adjustment can be found at §§400.800 et seq.
[Ord. No. 1792 §5, 12-18-1979]
The provisions of this Code shall not operate or affect any permits or approvals heretofore created.
[Ord. No. 1792 §6, 12-18-1979]
The fees for inspections and permits shall be the same as specified in Section 500.120 of this Title. The Code Enforcement/Property Maintenance Officer is authorized to establish other fees for inspections and permits which are not covered under said Section.
[Ord. No. 1792 §7, 12-18-1979]
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this Code shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to a fine of not less than one dollar ($1.00), nor more than five hundred dollars ($500.00), or imprisonment for a term not to exceed thirty (30) days, or both. Each day that a violation continues after due notice has been served, in accordance with the terms and provisions hereof, shall be deemed a separate offense.
[Ord. No. 1792 §8, 12-18-1979]
The first sentence of Section PM — 111.4 of said Code is amended to read as follows: "Anyone affected by any such order shall within ten (10) days after service of such order apply to a court of record for an order restraining the code official from razing and removing such structure or parts thereof".
[Ord. No. 1792 §10, 12-18-1979]
Nothing in this Chapter or in the Property Maintenance Code hereby adopted shall be construed to affect any suit or proceeding pending in any court, or any rights acquired, or liability incurred, or any cause or causes of action acquired or existing, under any act or ordinance hereby repealed, nor shall any just or legal right or remedy of any character be lost, impaired, or affected by this Chapter.