(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 168340 and 176955, effective October 9, 2002.)
A. All permitted work shall be subject to inspection by the Director,
and certain work shall have continuous inspection by special inspectors as
specified in Section 24.20.
B. The Director, upon notification from the permit holder or his
agent, shall either approve of those portions of the construction requiring
inspection or shall notify the permit holder, or his agent, in writing, wherein
the same fails to comply with the provisions of this Title.
C. Whenever any work related to construction, for which a permit is
required from the Bureau of Development Services, is being done contrary to the
provisions of the Code of the City of Portland, the Director may order the work
stopped by notice in writing served on any persons engaged in the doing or
causing of such work and any such persons shall forthwith stop such work until
authorized by the Director to proceed.
D. It is unlawful for any person, firm, or corporation to erect,
construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, improve, remove, convert or demolish,
equip, use, occupy, or maintain any building or structure in the City, or cause
the same to be done, contrary to or in violation of any of the provisions of
E. If an unoccupied structure or structure under construction is open
or unattended, the Director may enter to determine if a hazardous condition
exists. If such a condition exists, he shall notify the owner of the condition
and order the structure immediately secured against the entry of unauthorized
F. In the event the property owner, permit holder or his agent fails or
neglects to carry out any requirement, or fails to correct any noted violation
of this Title, the Director may gain compliance by any of the remedies outlined
in Title 3.30.015 of the Code of the City of Portland.