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A. Any person violating or causing violation of any of the provisions of this chapter, has committed a Class I violation, and upon conviction thereof, is punishable as prescribed in Section 1.08.020 of the Ashland Municipal Code. Such person, firm or corporation is guilty of a separate violation for each and every day during which any violation of this Chapter is committed or continued by such person, firm or corporation.

B. For any violations of this Chapter deemed to be life threatening, a citation can be issued for each and every occurrence, including multiple occurrences in one day. Life threatening hazards include but are not limited to overcrowding, locking or obstructing doors designated to remain unlocked, and shutting off or removing designated fire protection equipment.

C. The application of the above penalty shall not be held to prevent the enforced removal of prohibited conditions. (Ord. 3059, amended, 04/17/2012; Ord. 2929, amended, 08/18/2006; Ord. 2925, amended, 04/18/2006; Ord. 2921, amended, 01/05/2006)