Chapter 17.84
ENFORCEMENT

Sections:

17.84.010    Penalty for violation.

17.84.020    Coastal Act violation.

17.84.030    Allowing, advertising or arranging transient rental uses prohibited.

17.84.010 Penalty for violation.

A. It shall be the duty of the city planner to issue permits and to enforce the provisions of this title. It shall also be the duty of the police department of the city and of all officers of the city otherwise charged with the enforcement of the law, to enforce the provisions of this title. Any person, firm or corporation violating any provisions of this title shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be punishable by a fine of not more than five hundred dollars, or imprisonment in the county jail for a term not exceeding six months, or by both such fine and imprisonment. Such person, firm or corporation shall be deemed guilty of a separate offense for each and every day during any portion of which such violation of this title is committed after official notice thereof, or continued or permitted by such person, firm or corporation, and shall be punishable as provided in this section.

B. Any building set up, erected, built, moved or maintained, and/or any use of property contrary to the provisions of this title shall be and the same is declared to be unlawful and a public nuisance, and the city attorney shall, upon order of the city council, immediately institute any necessary action or actions, legal proceeding or proceeding to enforce the provisions of this title, for the abatement, removal and enjoinment thereof in the manner provided by law, and shall take such other steps and shall apply to such court or courts as may have jurisdiction to grant such relief as will abate and remove such building or use, and restrain and enjoin any person, firm or corporation from setting up, erecting, building, moving or maintaining any such building or using any property, contrary to the provisions of this title.

C. All remedies provided for in this section shall be cumulative and not exclusive. (Ord. 388 Art. 26, 1975)

17.84.020 Coastal Act violation.

A violation of this title may also constitute a violation of the California Coastal Act of 1976 (Public Resources Code Section 30000 et seq.) and may subject the violator to the remedies, fines and penalties set forth in Chapter 9 of the California Coastal Act of 1976 (Public Resources Code Section 30800 et seq.). (Ord. 677 § 3, 1989)

17.84.030 Allowing, advertising or arranging transient rental uses prohibited.

It is prohibited for any person (including, but not limited to property owners, property managers or real estate agents) to:

A. Rent, sublet, lease, sublease or otherwise for remuneration allow any person or persons to carry on a transient rental use (as defined in Section 17.03.686); or

B. To advertise for transient rental uses; or

C. For compensation, to arrange, or help to arrange transient rental uses. (Ord. 687 54, 1990)