ADOPTING ORDINANCES
ORDINANCE NO. 1980-22
   ENACTING AS AN ORDINANCE, A CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF GREENFIELD, INDIANA, REVISING, AMENDING, RESTATING, CODIFYING, AND COMPILING CERTAIN EXISTING GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY DEALING WITH SUBJECTS EMBRACED IN SAID CODE.
   WHEREAS, the manner of arrangement, classification and indexing of the present general ordinances of the City of Greenfield is insufficient to meet the immediate needs of the City; and
   WHEREAS, the Acts of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana empower and authorize the common council of every city to revise, amend, restate, codify and to compile any existing ordinance or ordinances and all new ordinances not heretofore adopted or published and to incorporate said ordinances into one ordinance in book form; and
   WHEREAS, the Common Council of the City of Greenfield has authorized a general compilation, revision and codification of the ordinances of the City of a general and permanent nature and publication of such ordinances in book form.
   NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Common Council of the City of Greenfield, Indiana, that:
   Section l.  The general ordinances of the City of Greenfield, Indiana, as herein revised, amended, restated, codified and compiled in book form, published and printed by American Legal Publishing Company, are adopted as and shall constitute the "Code of Ordinances of the City of Greenfield, Indiana."
   Section 2.  Said Code as adopted in Section l shall consist of the following titles, to-wit:
            Title I      General Provisions
            Title III   Administration
            Title V      Public Works
            Title VII   Traffic Code
            Title IX   General Regulations
            Title XI   Business Regulations
            Title XIII   General Offenses
            Title XV   Land Use
            Table of Special Ordinances
            Parallel References
            Index
   Section 3.  All prior ordinances pertaining to the subjects treated in said code shall be deemed repealed from and after the effective date of said Code except as they are included and reordained in whole or in part in said Code; provided such repeal shall not affect any offense committed or penalty incurred or any right established prior to the effective date of said Code, nor shall such repeal affect the provisions of ordinances levying taxes, appropriating money, annexing or disannexing 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, plats or dedication of land to public use, naming or vacating or setting the boundaries of streets, alleys or other public places, nor to any other ordinance of a temporary or special nature or pertaining to subjects not contained therein.
   Section 4.  Said Code shall be deemed published as of the day of its adoption and approval by the Mayor, and the Clerk of the City of Greenfield is hereby authorized and ordered to file a copy of said Code in the Office of the Clerk.
   Section 5.  Said Code shall be in full force and effect two weeks from the date of its publication and filing thereof in the Office of the Clerk, and said 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 Common Council of the City of Greenfield, Indiana, this 9th day of October, 1980.
/s/ Robert Strickland         /s/ Keith J. McClarnon
               Presiding Officer
/s/ Norman Binford         ATTEST:
/s/ Beverly Gard         /s/ Patricia Elmore
                 Clerk-Treasurer
/s/ Clayton Myers         /s/ Don Jenkins
/s/ William Spacey         /s/ Harry Pope
Presented by me to the Mayor this 10th day of October, 1980.
               /s/ Patricia Elmore
                   Clerk-Treasurer
Approved by me this 10th day of October, 1980.
               /s/ Keith J. McClarnon
               Mayor
               City of Greenfield, Indiana