§8-26A-8. Court action or proceedings to prevent improper changes
or illegal acts or conduct.
The municipal or county governing body or the historic
landmarks commission shall be authorized to institute any
appropriate action or proceeding in a court of competent
jurisdiction to prevent any material change in the appearance of a
designated historic property or historic district, except those
changes made in compliance with the provisions of this article or
to prevent any illegal acts or conduct with respect to such
historic property or historic district.