Any person who has a delinquent account maintained by the city will also be responsible for all costs incurred by the city in collecting those delinquent funds. This includes a reasonable charge for staff time and any direct costs incurred. Any person who defaults in his or her obligation for the payment of monies owed or due to the city, including but not limited to fines, sanctions, assessments, penalties, costs and/or fees, is liable for any and all fees and charges assessed by a collection agency that is licensed pursuant to A.R.S. Title 32, Chapter 9, Article 2, and that is engaged by the city to collect and enforce such payment. The collection fees and charges assessed by the collection agency shall be added to the sum or sums due from the person. [Ord. 2012-03 § 1, 1-10-2012; Res. 2012-04 Exh. A, 1-10-2012; Ord. 2022-08 § 1 (Exh. A), 9-27-2022].