ADOPTING ORDINANCES
ORDINANCE NO. 2010-12
AN ORDINANCE ENACTING A CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE TOWN OF BEECH MOUNTAIN NORTH CAROLINA, REVISING, AMENDING, RESTATING, CODIFYING AND COMPILING CERTAIN EXISTING GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE POLITICAL SUBDIVISION DEALING WITH SUBJECTS EMBRACED IN SUCH CODE OF ORDINANCES.
WHEREAS, the present general and permanent ordinances of the political subdivision are inadequately arranged and classified and are insufficient in form and substance for the complete preservation of the public peace, health, safety and general welfare of the municipality and for the proper conduct of its affairs; and
WHEREAS, the Acts of the Legislature of the State of North Carolina empower and authorize the political subdivision to revise, amend, restate, codify and compile any existing ordinances and all new ordinances not heretofore adopted or published and to incorporate such ordinances into one ordinance in book form; and
WHEREAS, the Legislative Authority of the Political Subdivision has authorized a general compilation, revision and codification of the ordinances of the Political Subdivision of a general and permanent nature and publication of such ordinance in book form; and
WHEREAS, it is necessary to provide for the usual daily operation of the municipality and for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, safety and general welfare of the municipality that this ordinance take effect at an early date.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE LEGISLATIVE AUTHORITY OF THE POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF BEECH MOUNTAIN:
Section 1.   The general ordinances of the Political Subdivision as revised, amended, restated, codified, and compiled in book form are hereby adopted as and shall constitute the "Code of Ordinances of the Town of Beech Mountain North Carolina."
Section 2.   Such Code of Ordinances as adopted in Section 1 shall consist of the following Titles:
   BEECH MOUNTAIN, NORTH CAROLINA
   TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter
   CHARTER
   TITLE I:  GENERAL PROVISIONS
               10.   General Code Construction
               11.   Enforcement of Ordinances
   TITLE III:  ADMINISTRATION
               30.   Town Council
               31.   Tax and Finance
   TITLE V:  PUBLIC WORKS
               50.   Solid Waste Management
               51.   Water and Sewer Use
   TITLE VII:  TRAFFIC CODE
               70.   Traffic Regulations
               71.   Parking Regulations
               72.   Golf Carts and Utility Vehicles
               73.   Traffic Schedules
               74.   Parking Schedules
   TITLE IX:  GENERAL REGULATIONS
               90.   General Provisions
               91.   Streets, Sidewalks and Driveways
               92.   Animal and Bird Ordinance
               93.   Parks and Recreation
               94.   Health and Sanitation; Nuisances
               95.   Alarms; Smoke Detectors
               96.   Abandoned and Junked Motor Vehicles
               97.   Smoking
   TITLE XI:  BUSINESS REGULATIONS
      [Reserved]
   TITLE XIII:  GENERAL OFFENSES
               130.   Protection of Children
               131.   Discharge of Firearms
   TITLE XV:  LAND USAGE
               150.   Buildings; Regulatory Codes
               151.   Planning Board
               152.   Blasting
               153.   Minimum Housing Code
               154.   Zoning
   TABLE OF SPECIAL ORDINANCES
         Table
               I.   Annexations
               II.   Franchises
   PARALLEL REFERENCES
   References to North Carolina General Statutes
   References to 1989 Code
   References to Resolutions
   References to Ordinances
   INDEX
Section 3.   All prior ordinances pertaining to the subjects treated in such Code of Ordinances shall be deemed repealed from and after the effective date of this ordinance except as they are included and reordained in whole or in part in such Code; provided, such repeal shall not affect any offense committed or penalty incurred or any right established prior to the effective date of this ordinance, nor shall such repeal affect the provisions of ordinances levying taxes, appropriating money, annexing or detaching territory, establishing franchises, or granting special rights to certain persons, authorizing public improvements, authorizing the issuance of bonds or borrowing of money, authorizing the purchase or sale of real or personal property, granting or accepting easements, plat or dedication of land to public use, vacating or setting the boundaries of streets or other public places; nor shall such repeal affect any other ordinance of a temporary or special nature or pertaining to subjects not contained in or covered by the Code.
Section 4.   Such Code shall be deemed published as of the day of its adoption and approval by the Legislative Authority and the Clerk of the Political Subdivision is hereby authorized and ordered to file a copy of such Code of Ordinances in the Office of the Clerk.
Section 5.   Such Code shall be in full force and such Code shall be presumptive evidence in all courts and places of the ordinance and all provisions, sections, penalties and regulations therein contained and of the date of passage, and that the same is properly signed, attested, recorded, and approved and that any public hearings and notices thereof as required by law have been given.   
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the Legislative Authority of the Political Subdivision on this 12th day of October, 2010.
                                                                                         
                                                Rick Owen, Mayor
ATTEST:
                                                   
Jennifer Broderick, Clerk