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CODE OF ORDINANCES
CITY OF OKOBOJI, IOWA
TABLE OF CONTENTS
GENERAL CODE PROVISIONS

CHAPTER 1 – CODE OF ORDINANCES 1
CHAPTER 2 – CHARTER 9
CHAPTER 3 – MUNICIPAL INFRACTIONS 11
CHAPTER 5 – OPERATING PROCEDURES 25
CHAPTER 6 – CITY ELECTIONS 35
CHAPTER 7 – FISCAL MANAGEMENT 37
CHAPTER 8 – TRANSIENT GUEST TAX 45
CHAPTER 9 – URBAN RENEWAL 47

ADMINISTRATION, BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS

CHAPTER 15 – MAYOR 95
CHAPTER 16 – MAYOR PRO TEM 97
CHAPTER 17 – CITY COUNCIL 99
CHAPTER 18 – CITY CLERK 115
CHAPTER 19 – CITY TREASURER 119
CHAPTER 20 – CITY ATTORNEY 121
CHAPTER 21 – PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION 123
CHAPTER 22 – PARKS AND RECREATION BOARD 125
CHAPTER 23 – AIRPORT AUTHORITY 127
CHAPTER 24 – PERSONNEL COMMITTEE 129

POLICE, FIRE AND EMERGENCIES

CHAPTER 30 – POLICE DEPARTMENT 165
CHAPTER 35 – FIRE DEPARTMENT 175
CHAPTER 36 – UNDERWATER SEARCH AND RESCUE UNIT 179

PUBLIC OFFENSES

CHAPTER 40 – PUBLIC PEACE 221
CHAPTER 41 – PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY 225
CHAPTER 42 – PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROPERTY 229
CHAPTER 45 – ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION AND INTOXICATION 251
CHAPTER 46 – PARK REGULATIONS 253
CHAPTER 47 – NOISE POLLUTION 261

NUISANCES AND ANIMAL CONTROL

CHAPTER 50 – NUISANCE ABATEMENT PROCEDURE 285
CHAPTER 51 – JUNK AND JUNK VEHICLES 289
CHAPTER 55 – ANIMAL PROTECTION AND CONTROL 305
CHAPTER 56 – TRAPPING OR POISONING ANIMALS 315

TRAFFIC AND VEHICLES

CHAPTER 60 – ADMINISTRATION OF TRAFFIC CODE 331
CHAPTER 61 – TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICES 333
CHAPTER 62 – GENERAL TRAFFIC REGULATIONS 335
CHAPTER 63 – SPEED REGULATIONS 345
CHAPTER 64 – TURNING REGULATIONS 349
CHAPTER 65 – STOP OR YIELD REQUIRED 351
CHAPTER 66 – LOAD AND WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS 355
CHAPTER 67 – PEDESTRIANS 357
CHAPTER 68 – ONE-WAY TRAFFIC 359
CHAPTER 69 – PARKING REGULATIONS 361
CHAPTER 70 – TRAFFIC CODE ENFORCEMENT PROCEDURES 381
CHAPTER 75 – ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLES AND SNOWMOBILES 391
CHAPTER 76 – BICYCLE REGULATIONS 401
CHAPTER 77 – GOLF CARTS 403
CHAPTER 80 – ABANDONED VEHICLES 411

WATER

CHAPTER 90 – WATER SERVICE SYSTEM 425
CHAPTER 91 – WATER METERS 431
CHAPTER 92 – WATER RATES 445
CHAPTER 93 – WATER LINE EXTENSIONS 455
CHAPTER 94 – WATER EMERGENCY RESPONSE PROGRAM 461

SANITARY SEWER

CHAPTER 95 – SANITARY SEWER SYSTEM 481
CHAPTER 96 – BUILDING SEWERS AND CONNECTIONS 491
CHAPTER 97 – USE OF PUBLIC SEWERS 497
CHAPTER 98 – ON-SITE WASTEWATER SYSTEMS 501
CHAPTER 100 – SEWER EXTENSIONS 503

GARBAGE AND SOLID WASTE

CHAPTER 105 – SOLID WASTE CONTROL 541
CHAPTER 106 – COLLECTION OF SOLID WASTE 551

FRANCHISES AND OTHER SERVICES

CHAPTER 110 – NATURAL GAS FRANCHISE 579
CHAPTER 111 – ELECTRIC FRANCHISE 585
CHAPTER 112 – CABLE TELEVISION FRANCHISE 595
CHAPTER 113 – REGULATION OF CABLE TELEVISION RATES 615
CHAPTER 114 – CONSTRUCTION, OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF UTILITY DISTRIBUTION FACILITIES 625
CHAPTER 115 – BURIAL OF ELECTRICAL DISTRIBUTION LINES 635
CHAPTER 116 – BURIAL OF TELEPHONE, CABLE TV AND TELECOMMUNICATION LINES 639

REGULATION OF BUSINESS AND VOCATIONS

CHAPTER 120 – LIQUOR LICENSES AND WINE AND BEER PERMITS 675
CHAPTER 121 – CIGARETTE AND TOBACCO PERMITS 679
CHAPTER 122 – PEDDLERS, SOLICITORS AND TRANSIENT MERCHANTS 683
CHAPTER 123 – HOUSE MOVERS 687

STREETS AND SIDEWALKS

CHAPTER 135 – STREET USE AND MAINTENANCE 725
CHAPTER 136 – CURB, GUTTER AND PAVEMENT REGULATIONS 735
CHAPTER 137 – VACATION AND DISPOSAL OF STREETS 739
CHAPTER 138 – STREET GRADES 741
CHAPTER 139 – NAMING OF STREETS 743

BUILDING AND PROPERTY REGULATIONS

CHAPTER 145 – DANGEROUS BUILDINGS 775
CHAPTER 146 – MANUFACTURED AND MOBILE HOMES 779
CHAPTER 147 – REGULATIONS GOVERNING PUBLIC LAKE ACCESS AREAS 785
CHAPTER 150 – BUILDING NUMBERING 801
CHAPTER 151 – TREES 803

ZONING AND SUBDIVISION

CHAPTER 165 – ZONING AND SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS 835

 

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