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File #: O-507-19    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Tabled
File created: 10/18/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 11/12/2019 Final action: 11/12/2019
Title: Declaring a Moratorium until January 31, 2020, on the enforcement of Toledo Municipal Code Section 1105.0301 as it relates to fence height requirements; and declaring an emergency.
Attachments: 1. Audio: Agenda Review 10/22/2019, 2. Audio: City Council October 29, 2019, 3. Audio: City Council November 12, 2019

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Councilman Ujvagi

 

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Declaring a Moratorium until January 31, 2020, on the enforcement of Toledo Municipal Code Section 1105.0301 as it relates to fence height requirements; and declaring an emergency.

 

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SUMMARY & BACKGROUND:

This ordinance establishes a moratorium on the enforcement of fence height requirements in Toledo Municipal Code Section 1105.0301 until January 31, 2020.  The purpose of this moratorium is to allow the Plan Commission time to review a proposed ordinance amending this section and increasing fence height requirements.

 

Summary

NOW, THEREFORE, Be it ordained by the Council of the City of Toledo:

 

SECTION 1. That there is hereby declared a moratorium on the enforcement of Toledo Municipal Code Section 1105.0301 related to fence height requirements only until January 31, 2020.

 

SECTION 2. That this Council finds and determines that all formal actions of the Council concerning and relating to the adoption of this ordinance were taken in an open meeting of this Council and that all deliberations of this Council that resulted in those formal actions were in meeting open to the public in compliance with the law.

 

SECTION 3.  That this Ordinance hereby is declared to be an emergency measure and shall be in force and effect from and after its passage.  The reason for the emergency lies in the fact that same is necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, safety and property, and for the further reason being that a moratorium is necessary to allow the Plan Commission time to review a proposed ordinance amending fence height requirements.

 

 

A motion was made by Councilwoman Dr Adams to Table this piece of legislation