ADOPTING ORDINANCES
ORDINANCE NO. 7516
AN ORDINANCE ENACTING A CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF  LAKELAND, MINNESOTA, AMENDING, RESTATING, REVISING, UPDATING, CODIFYING, AND COMPILING CERTAIN ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF LAKELAND DEALING WITH THE SUBJECTS EMBRACED IN THE CODE OF ORDINANCES, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR THE VIOLATION OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES.
   WHEREAS, Minnesota Statutes §§ 415.02 and 415.021 authorize the city to cause its ordinances to be codified and printed in a book,
   NOW THEREFORE, the City Council of the City of Lakeland, Minnesota ordains:
   Section 1. The general ordinances of the City as amended, restated, revised, updated, codified, and compiled in book form, including penalties for the violations of various provisions thereof, are adopted and shall constitute the Code of Ordinances of the City of Lakeland. This Code of Ordinances also adopts, by reference, certain statutes and administrative rules of the State of Minnesota as named in the Code of Ordinances.
   Section 2. The Code of Ordinances as adopted in Section 1 shall consist of the following titles:
            TITLE I:  GENERAL PROVISIONS
               10.   Rules of Construction; General Penalty
            TITLE III:  ADMINISTRATION
               30.   City Government
               31.   City Committees and Organizations
               32.   City Policies
               33.   Fee Schedule
            TITLE V:  PUBLIC WORKS
               50.   Garbage and Solid Waste
               51.   Solar Energy Systems and Solar Structures
               52.   Water Regulations
            TITLE VII:  TRAFFIC CODE
               70.   Traffic Regulations
               71.   Parking Regulations
               72.   Recreational Vehicles
            TITLE IX:  GENERAL REGULATIONS
               90.   Animals
               91.   Fire Prevention and Safety
               92.   Public Parks and Recreation
               93.   Health and Sanitation; Environment; Nuisances
               94.   Alarm Systems
               95.   Communications Equipment
            TITLE XI:  BUSINESS REGULATIONS
               110.   Business Licensing
               111.   Pawnbrokers
               112.   Peddlers and Solicitors
               113.   Alcohol Regulations
               114.   Tobacco Regulations
               115.   Licensing and Regulation of Adult Uses
            TITLE XIII:  GENERAL OFFENSES
               130.   Public Safety Offenses
            TITLE XV:  LAND USAGE
               150.   General Regulations
               151.   hazardous and Substandard Buildings
               152.   Soil Management
               153.   Water Drainage
               154.   Floodplain Regulations
               155.   Lower St. Croix River Bluffland and Shoreland Management Regulations
               156.   Mining Regulations
               157.   Individual Sewage Treatment system Regulations
               158.   Subdivision Regulations
               159.   Zoning Regulations
   Section 3. All prior ordinances pertaining to subjects treated in the Code of Ordinances shall be deemed repealed from and after the effective date of this ordinance, except as they are included and re-ordained in whole or in part in the Code of Ordinances; provided this repeal shall not affect any offense committed or penalty incurred, or any right established prior to the effective date of this ordinance, nor shall this repeal affect the provisions of ordinances levying taxes; appropriating money; annexing or detaching territory; establishing franchises; 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; or vacating or setting the boundaries of streets or other public places; nor shall this repeal affect any other ordinance of a temporary or special nature or pertaining to subjects not contained in or covered by the Code of Ordinances. All fees established in prior ordinances shall remain in effect unless amended in this Code of Ordinances, or until an ordinance adopting a fee schedule is adopted or amended.
   Section 4. This ordinance adopting the Code of Ordinances shall be a sufficient publication of any ordinance included in it and not previously published in the city's official newspaper. The City Clerk shall cause a substantial quantity of the Code of Ordinances to be printed for general distribution to the public at actual cost, and shall furnish a copy of the Code of Ordinances to the County Law Library or its designated depository. The official copy of this Code of Ordinances shall be marked and be kept in the office of the City Clerk.
   Section 5. The Code of Ordinances is declared to be prima facie evidence of the law of the city and shall be received in evidence as provided by Minnesota Statutes by the courts of the State of Minnesota.
   Section 6. This ordinance adopting the Code of Ordinances, and the Code of Ordinances itself, shall take effect upon publication of this ordinance in the City's official newspaper.
   PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Council of the City of Lakeland this 20th day of October, 2009.
                              APPROVED:
                                /s/ Brian Zeller             
                              Brian Zeller, Mayor
ATTESTED:
  /s/ Chris Wallberg         
Chris Wallberg, City Clerk