City of Fenton, MO
St. Louis County
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Editor's Note: Ord. No. 3291 §1, adopted 11-20-2012, and Ord. No. 3579, adopted 4-28-2016, authorized amendment of the scope of services of an existing contractual agreement with the St. Louis County government, first entered into on 5-19-2003, for the provision of code enforcement services.
[R.O. 2006 §505.010; Ord. No. 2560 §1, 5-19-2003; Ord. No. 2609 §1, 10-20-2003; Ord. No. 2803 §1, 4-26-2006; Ord. No. 2878 §1, 4-16-2007; Ord. No. 3067 §1, 9-24-2009; Ord. No. 3156 §1, 9-30-2010; Ord. No. 3579 § 2, 4-28-2016]
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The St. Louis County Building, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Explosives, Residential, Existing Building, and Property Maintenance, only for the limited purposes of enforcement by the St. Louis County Problem Property Unit, Codes as amended by the County of Saint Louis through date of last amendatory ordinances, three (3) copies of which are on file in the office of the City Clerk:
1. 
Building (County Ordinance 24,444 — Adopted by County 7/21/10)
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Mechanical (County Ordinance 24,438 — Adopted by County 7/14/10)
3. 
Electrical (County Ordinance 24,439 — Adopted by County 7/14/10)
4. 
Plumbing (County Ordinance 24,441 — Adopted by County 7/14/10)
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Explosives (County Ordinance 18693 — Adopted by County 11/12/97)
6. 
Residential (County Ordinance 24,427 — Adopted by County 7/13/10)
7. 
Existing Building (County Ordinance 24,444 — Adopted by County 7/21/10)
8. 
Land Disturbance Code (County Ordinance 24,084 — Adopted by County 8/12/09)
9. 
Property Maintenance Code, only for the limited purposes of enforcement by the St. Louis County Problem Property Unit (County Ordinance 24,440 — Adopted by County 07/14/10)
Are hereby adopted as the:
1.
Building,
2.
Mechanical,
3.
Electrical,
4.
Plumbing,
5.
Explosives,
6.
Residential,
7.
Existing Building,
8.
Land Disturbance, and
9.
Property Maintenance, only for the limited purposes of enforcement by the St. Louis County Problem Property Unit.
Codes of the City of Fenton, Saint Louis County, Missouri, as if fully set out herein.
A. 
Whenever in any code adopted in this Chapter, or in any rule, regulation, notice or order promulgated by any officer or agency of the City under authority duly vested in him/her by said codes, any act is prohibited or is declared to be unlawful or an offense, misdemeanor or ordinance violation or the doing of any act is required or the failure to do any act is declared to be unlawful or an offense or a misdemeanor or ordinance violation, upon conviction of a violation of any such provision of any code adopted in this Chapter, the violator shall be punished by a fine not exceeding one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) or by imprisonment in the City or County Jail not exceeding ninety (90) days, or by both such fine and imprisonment, except that imprisonments may be in the City prison or workhouse instead of the County Jail.
B. 
Every day any violation of any code adopted in this Chapter shall continue shall constitute a separate offense.
C. 
Whenever any act is prohibited by any code adopted in this Chapter, by an amendment thereof, or by any rule or regulation adopted thereunder, such prohibition shall extend to and include the causing, securing, aiding or abetting of another person to do said act. Whenever any act is prohibited by any code adopted in this Chapter, an attempt to do the act is likewise prohibited.