If the owner fails to perform such repairs, maintenance, remedial measures, or other measures within the required time period as may have been ordered by the chief, the chief shall so notify the owner of the noncompliance. If the chiefs intention is to remove or correct the unsafe structure, at the expense of the owner, pursuant to section 1521.062 of the Revised Code, the chief shall so notify the owner in writing. The cost of any such removal or correction, together with a proper description of the property, shall be certified by the chief to the county auditor and placed by the county auditor upon the tax duplicate. Such cost is a lien upon such lands from the date of entry and shall be collected as other taxes and returned to the division.
Cite as Ohio Admin. Code 1501:21-21-05