Village of Balsam Lake, WI
Polk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Village Board of the Village of Balsam Lake 11-5-1990 as §§ 8.04 and 8.10 of the 1990 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Building construction and fire prevention — See Ch. 122.
Each principal building in the Village shall be assigned an official street number by the Clerk-Treasurer.
The owner, occupant or agent in charge of the premises shall cause to be affixed and to be maintained when so affixed to each principal building controlled by him the official street number assigned to that building as provided in § 126-1. The physical numbers provided herein shall be not less than 2 1/2 inches high on a background of not less than three inches. Such physical numbers shall be provided by the Village Clerk-Treasurer's office, if requested, at cost. Each required number shall be affixed on the particular building in such a location that it may be easily and readily seen by a person of ordinary eyesight on the public street or highway upon which the building abuts. For buildings abutting also on a public alley, the street number shall also be affixed in such location that it may be seen in like manner from such alley.
Except as otherwise provided, any person who shall violate any provision of this chapter shall be subject to the penalty provided in Chapter 1, § 1-4, of this Code. Each violation and each day a violation continues shall constitute a separate offense. This section shall not preclude the Village from maintaining any appropriate action to prevent or remove a violation of this chapter.