It shall be the duty of the owner of any open lot located within the City of Chicago to keep such lot free of garbage, ashes, refuse, trash, rubbish, miscellaneous waste, manure or other substance that may contain disease germs or be scattered by the wind, or decompose, or become filthy, noxious or unhealthful. Any person who violates any provision of this section shall be fined not less than $300 nor more than $600 for each offense. Each day that a violation continues shall constitute a separate and distinct offense to which a separate fine shall apply.
(Prior code § 99-62; Added Coun. J. 2-11-87, p. 39626; Amend 7-31-90, p. 19384; Amend Coun. J. 7-29-09, p. 67509, § 1; Amend Coun. J. 7-28-10, p. 97912, § 9; Amend Coun. J. 11-16-11, p. 14596, Art. II, § 1)