Sec. 35-86. Repair of defective covers.
Whenever the owner or occupant of any house to which is attached any area, cellar, vault or coalhole opening in the street shall be notified by the city manager that the covering thereof is insecure and dangerous, it shall be his duty at once to repair the same. In case of failure to repair within five (5) days, the city manager may cause such repairs to be made at the cost of the city, and the cost thereof, with twenty (20) per cent additional as a fine, shall be collected of the party in default in like manner as fines and assessments are collected. (Code 1959, § 30-7)
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