(1) A person found to have committed an infraction shall be assessed a monetary penalty not to exceed the following amounts:
(a) First infraction, $75.00;
(b) Second infraction, $150.00;
(c) Third and subsequent infractions, $300.00.
(2) There shall be a penalty of not less than $47.00 for failure to respond to a notice of infraction.
(3) Whenever a monetary penalty is imposed by a court under this article it is immediately payable. Failure to pay the penalty shall be a misdemeanor and may be punishable by a fine or imprisonment in jail or both pursuant to this article. (Ord. 340 § 11, 1990)