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Ordinances & Resolutions


The following Ordinances & Resolutions were passed in April:

Ordinance 2015-14 – amends sections of the Planning and Zoning Code to allow the Building Commissioner to administratively approve applications to construct or alter small accessory buildings and/or structures which fully comply with all applicable zoning requirements, without requiring Planning Commission review. Placed on Second Reading/Public Hearing set for May 13th Council Meeting

Ordinance 2015-15 – amends provisions of the Codified Ordinances to clarify the manner in which the front yard setback is measured on public streets. It will be measured from the street right-of-way line abutting the property owner’s property. Placed on Second Reading/Public Hearing set for May 13th Council Meeting

Ordinance 2015-16 – enacts Section 1151.19, ‘Streets,” of Chapter 1151, “U-1 Dwelling House District Regulations” of the Codified Ordinances. The Village prohibits private streets in its Open Space Conservation district; however, there was an omission in the Codified Ordinances that left out that prohibition for the Dwelling House District. This ordinance will correct that omission. Placed on Second Reading/Public Hearing set for May 13th Council Meeting

Ordinance 2015-17 – amends Section 1173.01, “Topsoil Removal” of the Codified Ordinances to ensure for the proper review and approval of measures that change land contours. Placed on Second Reading/Public Hearing set for May 13th Council Meeting

Ordinance 2015-28 – authorizes the Mayor to enter into an agreement with Orange and Pepper Pike for the joint purchase and operation of an asphalt roller and trailer and authorizes the Mayor to make that purchase from South Eastern Equipment.

Ordinance 2015-29 – amending Section 141.02 and enacting new Section 141.07 of Chapter 141 “Police Department” of the Codified Ordinances. This will require that officers who leave the department within the first twelve (12) months of employment, to reimburse the Village for the cost of uniforms and the badge, as well as for any training that was paid for by the Village.

Ordinance 2015-30 – designates Sherri Arrietta, Council Clerk to attend Sunshine Law Training sessions on behalf of elected officials.

Ordinance 2015-31 – authorizes the Village to participate in a consortium to invite proposals for recycling processing services. The Village will separately award a contract through additional legislation for such services based on the proposals obtained by the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District.

Ordinance 2015-32 – authorizes the Village to participate in a consortium to invite bids for solid waste transfer and disposal services. The Village will separately award a contract through additional legislation for such services based on the bids obtained by the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District.

Ordinance 2015-33 – an appropriations ordinance, which is a monthly financial housekeeping item.



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