ADOPTING ORDINANCES
ORDINANCE NO. 2005-1
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF LUDLOW, KENTUCKY REVISING, AMENDING, RESTATING, CODIFYING, AND COMPILING CERTAIN EXISTING GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY DEALING WITH SUBJECTS EMBRACED IN THE CODE
   WHEREAS, the present general ordinances of the City of Ludlow are incomplete and inadequate and the manner of arrangement, classification and indexing thereof is sufficient to meet the immediate needs of the City; and
   WHEREAS, the Acts of the Legislature of the Commonwealth of Kentucky empower and authorize the Legislative Body of this 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 the ordinances into one ordinance in book form; and
   WHEREAS, the Legislative Body of the City of Ludlow 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 Legislative Body of the City of Ludlow that:
   SECTION I
   The general ordinances of the City of Ludlow as herein revised, amended, restated, codified, and compiled in book form are adopted as and shall constitute the “Code of Ordinances of the City of Ludlow.”
   SECTION II
   The Code as adopted in Section I shall consist of the following titles:
LUDLOW, KENTUCKY
CODE OF ORDINANCES
TABLE OF CONTENTS
      Chapter
   TITLE I:  GENERAL PROVISIONS
         10.   Rules of Construction; General Penalty
   TITLE III:  ADMINISTRATION
         30.   Form of Government
         31.   City Council
         32.   City Officials
         33.   Finance and Revenue; Taxation
         34.   Civil Emergencies
         35.   Public Records
         36.   Departments, Boards and Commissions
         37.   Police Department
         38.   Fire Department
         39.   City Policies
         40.   Code of Ethical Conduct
   TITLE V:  PUBLIC WORKS
         50.   Garbage and Refuse
         51.   Electric Regulations
         52.   Water
         53.   Sewers
   TITLE VII:  TRAFFIC CODE
         70.   General Provisions
         71.   Traffic Code
         72.   Parking Regulations
         73.   Bicycles and Motorcycles
         74.   Traffic Schedules
         75.   Parking Schedules
   TITLE IX:  GENERAL REGULATIONS
         90.   Streets and Sidewalks
         91.   Health and Sanitation; Nuisances
         92.   Fireworks; Fire Prevention
         93.   Littering
         94.   Noise Regulations
         95.   Animals
   TITLE XI:  BUSINESS REGULATIONS
         110.   Business License Tax
         111.   Occupational License Tax
         112.   Alcoholic Beverages
         113.   Amusements
         114.   Garage Sales
         115.   Insurance Companies
         116.   Peddlers, Itinerant Merchants and Solicitors
         117.   Landlord and Tenant Code
         118.   Pawnbrokers
   TITLE XIII:  GENERAL OFFENSES
         130.   Offenses Against Property
         131.   Offenses Against Public Peace and Safety
         132.   Weapon Offenses
   TITLE XV:  LAND USAGE
         150.   Building Regulations; Construction
         151.   Comprehensive Plan
         152.   Property Maintenance Code
         153.   Signs and Billboards
         154.   Subdivision Regulations
         155.   Trailer Coach Parks
         156.   Zoning
   TABLE OF SPECIAL ORDINANCES
      Table
          I.   Contracts and Agreements
         II.   Zoning Map Changes
         III.   Franchise Agreements
         IV.   Street Closings
         V.   Street Name Changes
         VI.   Real Estate Transactions
   PARALLEL REFERENCES
   References to Kentucky Revised Statutes
   References to 1996 Code
   References to Ordinances
   INDEX
   SECTION III
   All prior ordinances pertaining to the subjects treated in the Code shall be deemed repealed from and after the effective date of the Code, except as they are included and reordained in whole or in part of the Code; provided that such repeal not affect any offense committed or penalty incurred or any right established prior to the effective date of the Code, nor shall such repeal affect the provisions of the 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 or plats, accepting dedications 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 IV
   The Code shall be deemed published as of the day of its adoption and approval by the City Legislative Body and the Clerk of the City of Ludlow is hereby authorized and ordered to file a copy of the Code in the Office of the City Clerk.
   SECTION V
The Code shall take effect and be in full force when passed and published, which may be in summary form, and recorded according to law.  The 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 by the City Council this 3rd day of March , 2005.
                  CITY OF LUDLOW, KENTUCKY
                  A Municipal Corporation of the Fourth Class
                     BY:   Ed F. Schroeder /s/           
                        Ed F. Schroeder, Mayor
Attest: Paul Weekley /s/                 
   Paul Weekley, Clerk/Treasurer