Code Enforcement

Administrative Fines for Municipal Code Violations

The amounts of fines for code violations imposed shall be set forth in the schedule of fines. They are as follows:

  • $100 per violation, first violation
  • $200 per violation, second violation within one year of the first violation
  • $500 per violation, each additional violation within one year of the first violation

This fine must be paid directly to the City of Marina within 15 working days from the date the citation was issued even if the offender requests a hearing.

Payment of the fine shall not excuse or discharge the failure to correct the violation(s) nor shall it bar further enforcement Action by the City.

Administrative Hearing

In order to request a hearing, please submit a written request with the payment of the fine within 15 working days from the issue of the citation. Any fine which has been paid will be refunded if it is determined that the person charged is not responsible for the violation(s) or that there was no violation(s).

Read the ordinance for more information.