ORDINANCE NO. 2017-04
AN ORDINANCE REPEALING ORDINANCE NO. 2011-10, AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 1 OF ORDINANCE NO. 2008-49 ESTABLISHING POLICIES AND PROCEDURES FOR THE CONSTRUCTION, RECONSTRUCTION, REPAIR, REPLACEMENT, AND MAINTENANCE OF SIDEWALKS, CURBS AND GUTTERS IN THE VILLAGE OF ANTWERP, OHIO; AND DECLARING THE SAME AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, on April 18, 2011, the Council of the Village of Antwerp, Ohio approved the passage of Ordinance No. 2011-10, an Ordinance amending Section 1 of Ordinance No. 2008-49 establishing policies and procedures for the construction, reconstruction, repair, replacement, and maintenance of sidewalks, curbs and gutters in the Village of Antwerp, Section 1 pertaining to the duty to keep sidewalks in repair and clean from ice and snow; and
WHEREAS, the Council of the Village of Antwerp, Ohio, finds it necessary to further amend Section 1 of Ordinance No. 2008-49 and set forth in a new amending Ordinance the policies and procedures on keeping sidewalks in repair and clean from ice and snow; and
WHEREAS, the Council is repealing Ordinance No. 2011-10 in order to set forth the new policy and procedures on keeping sidewalks in repair and clean from ice and snow in the Village.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Village of Antwerp, County of Paulding, State of Ohio:
Section 1. Ordinance No. 2011-10 is repealed.
Section 2. It is found and determined that all formal actions of the Council concerning and relating to the passage of this Ordinance were adopted in open meetings of this Council, and that all deliberations of the Council and of any of its committees that resulted in such formal action, were in meetings open to the public, in compliance with all legal requirements including all lawful ordinances and any applicable provisions of Section 121.22 of the Ohio Revised Code.
Section 3. This Ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health, safety and welfare, and for the further reason to repeal prior ordinance setting forth the policy and procedures on keeping sidewalks in repair and clean from ice and snow in the Village of Antwerp, Ohio, and to allow the Council to approve a new amending ordinance providing the policy and the procedures for the same, and this Ordinance shall take effect and be in force immediately upon its passage and approval; otherwise, it shall take effect and be in force from and after the earliest period allowed by law.
Enacted this _____ day of ______________, 2017.
Ray DeLong, Mayor of the Village of Antwerp
Aimee Lichty, Fiscal Officer