(A) Any person convicted of a violation of any section of this Code shall be fined not more than One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) unless otherwise specified for any one (1) offense. (See 55 ILCS 5/5–1113)
(B) Any minor or person designated a juvenile by this State convicted of a violation of any section of this Code shall be fined not less than Seventy‑Five Dollars ($75.00) nor more than Seven Hundred Fifty Dollars ($750.00) for any one (1) offense, but may not be confined except by provisions of the Juvenile Court Act of the State of Illinois.
(C) Whoever commits an offense against the County or aids, abets, counsels, commands, induces or procures its commission is punishable as a principal.
(D) Whoever willfully causes an act to be done which, if directly performed by him or another would be an offense against the County, is punishable as a principal.
(E) Guilty Plea – No Court Appearance. All county ordinance offenses may be satisfied without a court appearance by written plea of guilty and payment of the minimum fine, plus court costs, unless a court appearance is required by the ordinance violated.
(F) Community Service. A penalty imposed for the violation of any section of this Code may include, or consist of, a requirement that the defendant perform some reasonable public service work such as but not limited to the picking up of litter in public parks or along public highways or the maintenance of public facilities.