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POL Government Elected Officials Auditor Griffin-Valade Charter, Code & Policies City Code & Charter Online Code & Charter Title 24 Building Regulat Chapter 24.10 Administration and Enforcement
24.10.060 Enforcement.

(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 this Title.

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 persons.

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.

Title 24 Building Regulat
Chapter 24.10 Administration and Enforcement
Chapter 24.15 Definitions
Chapter 24.20 Special Inspections
Chapter 24.25 Movings of Buildings
Chapter 24.30 Home Occupations
Chapter 24.35 Historical Buildings
Chapter 24.40 Use of and Projections Over Public Streets and Property
Chapter 24.45 Parking and Driveway Surfaces
Chapter 24.50 Flood Hazard Areas
Chapter 24.51 Wildfire Hazard Zones
Chapter 24.55 Building Demolition
Chapter 24.60 Fences
Chapter 24.65 Sidewalk Vault Openings
Chapter 24.70 Clearing, Grading and Erosion Control
Chapter 24.75 Uniform Building Address System
Chapter 24.80 (Repealed)
Chapter 24.85 Seismic Design Requirements for Existing Buildings
Chapter 24.90 Manufactured Dwelling Installation and Accessory Structures, Manufactured Dwelling Parks, Recreation Parks, Recreational Park Trailer Installation and Accessory Structures
Chapter 24.95 (Repealed)