No person or entity shall begin any work for which a building permit is required or any work of excavation in preparation therefor until the permit has been issued. If any person or entity violates this section, the building commissioner shall order the work stopped at once as provided in Section 13-12-080 and enforce the stop order in addition to the penalties for the violation provided in Sections 13-12-050 and 13-32-035.
(Prior code § 43-11; Amend Coun. J. 9-13-89, p. 4604; Amend Coun. J. 7-31-90, p. 19353)