103. Definitions

SECTION 103.01 Certain Terms Defined:

As used in this Code, unless the particular context shall clearly require some other meaning, the following words shall mean:

Subd. 1 City: The City of Sunfish Lake, Minnesota.

Subd. 2 City Council: The City Council of the City of Sunfish Lake, Minnesota.

Subd. 3 Code: The Sunfish Lake City Code.

Subd. 4 Conviction: Either of the following accepted and recorded by the Court:
(a) A plea of guilty; or
(b) A verdict of guilty by a jury or a finding of guilty by the Court.

Subd. 5 Crime: Any conduct which is prohibited by this code for which the violator may be sentenced to imprisonment or fine.

Subd. 6 May: "May" is permissive.

Subd. 7 Mayor: The Mayor of the City of Sunfish Lake, Minnesota.

Subd. 8 Misdemeanor: A crime for which a fine of not more than $700.00 or a sentence of not more than ninety (90) days, or both, may be imposed but in either case, the person convicted of said offense may be required to pay the costs of prosecution.

Subd. 9 Municipality: The City of Sunfish Lake, Minnesota.

Subd. 10 Ordinance: An ordinance duly adopted by the City Council.

Subd. 11 Person: Any individual, corporation, firm, partnership, association, organization or other group acting as a unit. It also includes any executor, administrator, trustee, receiver or other representative appointed by law. Whenever the word "person" is used in any section prescribing a penalty or fine, it shall include the partners, or members of any partnership or corporation, and, as to corporations, the officers, agents or members thereof who are responsible for the violation.

Subd. 12 Petty Misdemeanor: An offense, which does not constitute a crime, and for which a fine of not more than $100.00 may be imposed.

Subd. 13 Planning: Commission: As defined in Section 301 of this Code.

Subd. 14 Property: Tangible or intangible, real, personal or mixed property.

Subd. 15 Shall: "Shall" is mandatory.

Subd. 16: Repealed: (Ord. 96-06, 9/3/96)

Subd. 17 State: The State of Minnesota.

Subd. 18 Street: Any public way, highway, street, avenue, boulevard, alley or other public thoroughfare. Each of said words shall include the others, and, if the context permits, shall also include "sidewalks."