Chapter 1.16


1.16.010    General penalties.

1.16.010 General penalties.

General penalties shall be as follows:

A. Misdemeanor. Whenever the performance of any act is prohibited as specifically required by any statute or ordinance and no penalty for violating such statute or ordinance is imposed, the committing of such act or omission of such required act shall be a misdemeanor.

B. Gross Misdemeanor. Every person convicted of a gross misdemeanor shall be punished in accordance with RCW 9A.20.021(2) and as hereafter amended.

C. Misdemeanor – Penalty. Every person convicted of a misdemeanor shall be punished in accordance with RCW 9A.20.021(3) and as hereafter amended.

D. Civil Infractions – Penalties. A person violating any of the provisions or failing to comply with any of the mandatory requirements of the ordinances of the city which are civil infractions shall be subject to a monetary penalty as follows:

1. One thousand dollars;

2. Five hundred dollars;

3. One hundred dollars;

E. Continuing Offenses. Each day during any portion of which a violation of any provision of an ordinance is committed or is permitted is a separate offense. (Ord. 460 § 1, 1985; Ord. 182 § 1, 1974).