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Clarendon Hills, IL Code of Ordinances
VILLAGE CODE of CLARENDON HILLS, ILLINOIS
PREFACE
ORDINANCES PENDING REVIEW FOR CODIFICATION
ADOPTING ORDINANCE
CHAPTER 1 GENERAL PROVISIONS
CHAPTER 2 ELECTED OFFICIALS
CHAPTER 3 BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS
CHAPTER 4 VILLAGE ADMINISTRATION
CHAPTER 5 MUNICIPAL PURCHASING1
CHAPTER 6 POLICE DEPARTMENT
CHAPTER 7 FIRE DEPARTMENT
CHAPTER 8 PUBLIC WAYS
SCHEDULE S8 PUBLIC WAYS, FEES
CHAPTER 9 WATER SERVICE
SCHEDULE S9 FEES RELATING TO WATER SERVICE
CHAPTER 10 STORMWATER CONTROL
CHAPTER 11 COST RECOVERY
CHAPTER 12 NUISANCES
CHAPTER 13 DOMESTIC ANIMALS
SCHEDULE S13 DOMESTIC ANIMALS, FEES
CHAPTER 14 VANDALISM AND PARENTAL RESPONSIBILITY
CHAPTER 15 HOBBY BEEKEEPING
CHAPTER 16 CIVIL RIGHTS
CHAPTER 17 RESERVED
CHAPTER 18 OFFICIAL COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
CHAPTER 19 SUBDIVISION CONTROL
CHAPTER 20 ZONING REGULATIONS
SCHEDULE S20 ZONING FEES
CHAPTER 21 BUILDING CODE
SCHEDULE S21 BUILDING CODE FEES
CHAPTER 22 ELECTRICAL CODE
SCHEDULE S22 ELECTRICAL PERMIT FEES
CHAPTER 23 PLUMBING CODE
SCHEDULE S23 PLUMBING FEES
CHAPTER 24 FIRE PREVENTION
SCHEDULE S24 FIRE PREVENTION FEES
CHAPTER 25 PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE
CHAPTER 26 SWIMMING POOLS
SCHEDULE S26 SWIMMING POOLS, FEES
CHAPTER 27 FAIR HOUSING
CHAPTER 28 CONDOMINIUM CONVERSIONS
CHAPTER 29 RESERVED
CHAPTER 30 RESERVED
CHAPTER 31 BUSINESS LICENSES AND PERMITS
SCHEDULE S31 BUSINESS LICENSE AND PERMIT FEES
CHAPTER 32 SCAVENGERS
SCHEDULE S32 SCAVENGERS, FEES
CHAPTER 33 LIQUOR1
SCHEDULE S33 LIQUOR LICENSE FEES
CHAPTER 34 CANVASSERS AND SOLICITORS
CHAPTER S34 SOLICITORS, FEES
CHAPTER 35 MUNICIPAL OCCUPATION TAX
CHAPTER 36 FOREIGN FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY
CHAPTER 37 TAXICABS
SCHEDULE S37 TAXICAB LICENSE FEES
CHAPTER 38 RAILROADS
CHAPTER 39 DISPOSAL OF GARBAGE AND REFUSE
CHAPTER 40 ALARM SYSTEMS1
SCHEDULE S40 ALARM SYSTEM FEES
CHAPTER 41 TRAFFIC AND ADMINISTRATIVE ADJUDICATION
SCHEDULE SA41 PARKING ZONES
SCHEDULE SB41 PARKING PERMIT FEES, ZONES
SCHEDULE SC41 SPEED LIMITATIONS
SCHEDULE SD41 THROUGH STREETS, STOP INTERSECTIONS
SCHEDULE SE41 YIELD INTERSECTIONS
SCHEDULE SF41 ONE-WAY STREETS
SCHEDULE SG41 TRAFFIC FINES
CHAPTER 42 BICYCLES
SCHEDULE S42 BICYCLES, FEES
CHAPTER 43 MOTOR VEHICLE LICENSES
SCHEDULE S43 MOTOR VEHICLE LICENSE FEES
CHAPTER 44 OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC PEACE, SAFETY AND MORALS
CHAPTER 45 VIOLATIONS BUREAU; PAYMENT OF FINES
CHAPTER 46 SKEET SHOOTING LICENSE
SCHEDULE S46 SKEET SHOOTING LICENSE FEE
CHAPTER 47 MUNICIPAL TAXES
CHAPTER 48 RAFFLES
CHAPTER 49 EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES AND AMBULANCE SERVICE FEES
SCHEDULE S49 AMBULANCE SERVICE FEES
CHAPTER 50 OVERWEIGHT VEHICLES
SCHEDULE S50 OVERWEIGHT VEHICLES, FEES
CHAPTER 51 EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY
CHAPTER 52 PARK AND SCHOOL PURPOSES IMPACT FEES
CHAPTER 53 STATE OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES ETHICS ACT
CHAPTER 54 CABLE COMMUNICATIONS
CHAPTER 56 CONSTRUCTION OF UTILITY FACILITIES IN RIGHTS OF WAY
CHAPTER 57 LICENSES AND PERMITS
CHAPTER 58 COMMERCIAL FILMING
SCHEDULE S58 COMMERCIAL FILMING FEES
CHAPTER 59 SPECIAL EVENTS
CHAPTER 60 SMALL WIRELESS FACILITIES
CHAPTER 61 ADULT-USE CANNABIS BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENTS
CHAPTER 62 REAL ESTATE TRANSFER
24.2: DEFINITIONS:
As used in this chapter, the following words shall have the meanings ascribed to them in this section:
AGENTS: Any person who shall have charge, care or control of any structure as owner, or agent of the owner, or as executor, executrix, administrator, administratrix, trustee or guardian of the estate of the owner. Any such person representing the actual owner shall be bound to comply with the provisions of this chapter to the same extent as if that person was the owner.
AGGREGATE QUANTITY: The total whole amount.
APPROVED: Providing the approval and consent of the fire chief of the Clarendon Hills fire department or his/her designee(s).
AUTOMATIC SUPERVISED COMMERCIAL KITCHEN FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEM(S): Any approved automatic or manual fire suppression system(s) installed within a commercial kitchen to extinguish fire(s) within cooking appliances, hood and duct systems, as well as in any other grease vapor producing appliance used for cooking or preparing food or food products in the earliest possible stage(s) of a fire.
AUTOMATIC SUPERVISED FIRE ALARM SYSTEM(S): Any automatic or manual fire alarm system installed in a structure to detect the presence of fire or its byproducts, alert the building's occupants by visual and audible means of the presence of a fire, and transmit the presence of an alarm condition directly to the authorized fire department alarm board as designated by the chief of the fire department or his/her designee.
AUTOMATIC SUPERVISED FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM(S): Any approved automatic or manual fire suppression system(s) installed within a structure to extinguish fire(s) within said structure in the earliest possible stage(s) of a fire.
DUPAGE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT: The DuPage County Health Department which is the public health authority within the county of DuPage.
FALSE ALARMS: An alarm signal(s), which indicates the existence of an emergency situation, when in fact no such emergency exists, and shall include any alarm signal generated by any fire protection system by whatever means, but shall not include alarms resulting from any of the following:
   A.   Fire causing structural damage to the protected premises verified by the village's fire department.
   B.   Earthquake causing structural damage to the protected premises.
   C.   Hurricane winds causing structural damage to the protected premises.
   D.   Flooding to the protected premises due to overflow of natural drainage.
   E.   Lightning causing physical damage to the protected premises.
   F.   Telephone line malfunction verified in writing to the village's fire department by an authorized telephone company supervisor within seven (7) days of the occurrence. It shall be the responsibility of the property owner or the person responsible for the system to acquire this verification. This may be verified by responding fire department personnel at the time of the response.
   G.   Electrical service interruption verified in writing to the village's fire department by the local power company manager within seven (7) days of the occurrence. It shall be the responsibility of the property owner or the person responsible for the system to acquire this verification. This may be verified by responding fire department personnel at the time of the response.
   H.   Plumbing or electrical malfunctions unrelated to fire protection system(s). This shall not include power interruption caused by electricians or other service personnel in the building.
FIRE ALARM CONTROL PANEL: The control panel which supervises or monitors manual and automatic fire protection initiating devices such as, but not limited to, heat or smoke detectors, manual initiating pull stations, and automatic fire protection and suppression devices.
FIRE DEPARTMENT ALARM BOARD: The alarm board designated by the Village to receive supervised signals from required systems of fire alarm nature.
FIRE EXTINGUISHER COMPANY: A private company certified or licensed by the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal and/or State of Illinois to service, test, and certify fire extinguishers.
FIRE PUMP: A mechanical device installed within a sprinkler or standpipe fire protection system designed to increase water pressure and/or water flow within sprinkler systems which require additional pressure due to size, elevation or lack of initial water pressure.
FIREWORKS: Any explosive composition, or any substance or combination of substances or article prepared for the purpose of producing a visible or audible effect of a temporary exhibitional nature by explosion, combustion, deflagration or detonation, and shall include bombs, firecrackers, firecrackers having the designation: M-80, M-100, M250, M500, M1000, cherry bombs, silver salutes, skyrockets, Roman candles, sparklers, smoke bombs, snakes or facsimile, party poppers, or other fireworks of like construction. Fireworks shall not include road flares, starter pistols, toy cap guns which utilize caps having no more than 25/100 grains of explosive compounds or mixtures.
FOOD: That which is eaten or drunk or absorbed for the growth and repair of organisms and the maintenance of life; nourishment, nutriment; ailment.
HAZARDOUS MATERIALS: Any substance which may pose an unreasonable risk to health and safety of operating or emergency personnel, the public, and/or the environment if it is not properly controlled during handling, storage, manufacture, processing, packaging, use, disposal, or transportation, as defined by the United States Department of Transportation (DOT).
LICENSED ELECTRICIAN: A private individual or company certified or licensed by the State of Illinois and/or another authority having jurisdiction, to design, install, service, test and certify electrical wiring, connections, plugs, receptacles, and other similar devices as required by this chapter.
LICENSED FIRE PROTECTION COMPANY: A private company certified or licensed by the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal, the State of Illinois, and/or another authority having jurisdiction, to design, install, service, test, and certify fire protection systems including, but not limited to, sprinkler, standpipe, or other fire protection systems as required by this chapter.
MSDS OR MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEETS: The primary document by which health and safety information is provided by the manufacturer to the distributor and ultimately to the worker using the product as defined by the Illinois Department of Labor.
MUNICIPALITY OR VILLAGE: The Village of Clarendon Hills.
NEW CONSTRUCTION: Shall be defined as set forth in section 21.18 of this Code.
OWNER(S): Any person who alone, or jointly or severally with others, shall have legal title to any structure or premises with or without accompanying actual possession thereof and shall include the duly authorized agent or attorney, a purchaser, devisee, fiduciary, and any person having a vested or contingent interest in the premises in question.
PERSON(S): A corporation, firm, partnership, association, organization and any other group acting as a unit, as well as individuals. It shall also include an executor, administrator, trustee, receiver or other representative appointed according to law. Whenever the word person appears in any section of this chapter prescribing a penalty or fine, as to partnerships or associations, the word shall include partners or members thereof, and as to corporations, shall include the officer, agents or members thereof who are responsible for any violation of such section.
RAPID ENTRY SYSTEM: Approved Knox box key vaults/boxes manufactured by Knox Corporation, that meet the specifications of the village's fire department. These key vaults/boxes are for the exclusive use of the village's fire and police departments for official and emergency purposes only.
REQUIRED SYSTEMS: Approved automatic supervised fire alarm systems, approved automatic supervised fire protection systems, approved automatic or manual supervised commercial kitchen fire suppression systems that are required by this chapter or other federal, state, or local law. Required systems shall also include acceptable systems agreed to by the village's fire department and the building owner/occupant as an alternative to other code requirements that are difficult or impractical to comply with.
RESPONSIBLE PARTY/PARTIES: Any and all corporations (including its officers, agents or members thereof), firms (and the partners or members thereof), partnerships (and the partners or members thereof), associations (and the partners or members thereof), organizations and any other groups acting as a unit, as well as individuals who are responsible for their actions relative to land and real property they own in whole or in part.
ROUTINE VIOLATIONS: Violations of adopted codes, standards and ordinances which are considered as prescribed by standard inspection procedures.
STANDPIPE SYSTEM: A fire protection system consisting of an arrangement of piping, valves, hose outlets and allied equipment installed in a building or structure which, when required, shall be properly supervised.
SUPERVISED: An initiating device used to monitor the conditions that are essential for the proper operation of automatic fire alarm systems, automatic fire protection systems, automatic commercial kitchen fire suppression systems, and standpipe systems.
TOTAL BUILDING AREA(S): The area(s) included within surrounding exterior walls (or exterior walls and firewalls) exclusive of vent shafts and courts. Areas of the building not provided with surrounding walls shall be included in the building area if such areas are included within the horizontal projection of the roof or floor above.
UNSAFE CONDITION: A condition which by its existence poses a safety hazard to human life or the welfare of the public. (Ord. 00-08-23; amd. Ord. 05-10-55; Ord. 07-11-40)