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ENB-18.15 - Self-Initiated Cases

SELF-INITIATED CASES
Administrative Rule Adopted by Office of Neighborhood Involvement
ARB-ENB-18.15

 
Definition:
A case initiated by an inspector without a formal complaint.
 
Policy:
An inspector has the discretion and responsibility of initiating a case if they encounter something in violation of City code and if those violations are serious and fall into one of the following categories:
  • the violation(s) are a serious fire, life or safety hazard.
  • the violation is similar or worse in nature to one that was just posted on a nearby property.
  • Target area inspections.

 
HISTORY
Previously published as ONI Policy Number F-75-1.
Effective September 1, 2004
Filed for inclusion in PPD September 30, 2004