ADOPTING ORDINANCE
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   AN ORDINANCE ENACTING A CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA, REVISING, AMENDING, RESTATING, CODIFYING AND COMPILING CERTAIN EXISTING GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF MARSHALL TOWN, IOWA, DEALING WITH SUBJECTS EMBRACED IN SUCH CODE OF ORDINANCES, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.
WHEREAS, the present general and permanent ordinances of the CITY OF MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA, 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 IOWA 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 CITY OF MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA, has authorized a general compilation, revision and codification of the ordinances of the CITY OF MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA, 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 CITY OF MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA,
Section 1.  The general ordinances of the CITY OF MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA, as revised, amended, restated, codified, and compiled in book form are hereby adopted as and shall constitute the "Code of Ordinances of the CITY OF MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA.
Section 2.  Such Code of Ordinances as adopted in Section 1 shall consist of the following Titles:
      TABLE OF CONTENTS                TITLE IX: GENERAL REGULATIONS
      TITLE I: GENERAL PROVISIONS         90. Animals
      10. Rules of Construction; General Penalty      91. Fire Prevention and Protection
      11. Boundaries                  92. Hazardous Conditions and Substances
      TITLE III: ADMINISTRATION            93. Parks and Recreation; Leisure
      30. General Provisions               94. Human Rights; Non-Discrimination
      31. Officers and Organizations            95. Public Nuisances
      32. Fire Department                  TITLE XI:. BUSINESS REGULATIONS
      33. Police Department               110. Licenses and Permits
      34. Civil Emergencies               111. Airports and Aircraft
      35. Council Manual                  112. Alcoholic Beverages
      TITLE V: PUBLIC WORKS             113. Amusements and Recreation
      50. Garbage and Refuse               114. Cable Television
      51. Solid Waste Management Assessment      115. Gas and Plumbing
      52. Sewers and Sewage Disposal            116. Hotels   
      53. Storm Water                  117. Junk Dealers and Pawnbrokers
      54. Illicit Discharges to Storm Sewer System      118. Peddlers and Solicitors   
      55. Erosion and Sediment Control for         119. Public Sales
      Construction Sites                  120.Tree Trimmers
      56. Post-Construction Storm Water         TITLE XIII: GENERAL OFFENSES
         Management                  130. Offenses Against Peace and Safety
      57. Streets and Sidewalks               131. Offenses Against Property
      58. Vegetation                  132. Offenses Against Persons
      59. Mailboxes                   133. Offenses Concerning Minors
      TITLE VII: TRAFFIC CODE            TITLE XV: LAND USAGE
      70. General Provisions               150. Planning
      71. Traffic Regulations               151. Building Regulations; Construction
      72. Parking Rules                  152. Housing Code
      73. Recreational Vehicles               153. Plumbing Code
      74. Public Transportation               154. Electricity
      75. Pedestrians                  155. Swimming Pools
      76. Traffic Schedules               156. Zoning
      77. Parking Schedules
      TABLE OF SPECIAL ORDINANCES         PARALLEL REFERENCES
      I. Franchises                     References to Iowa Code Annotated
      II. Zoning Map Changes               References to 2013 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 CITY OF MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA, 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 effect as provided in Section 6, 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.
Section 6. This ordinance is declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the peace, health, safety and general welfare of the people of this municipality, and shall take effect at the earliest date provided by law.
Section 7. The public hearing on this code is set for June 10, 2019 at the regular meeting of the City
Council.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the Legislative Authority of the CITY OF MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA, on the 10th day of June, 2019.
                                    CITY OF MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA
                                      Joel Greer /s/                                 
                                      Joel Greer, Mayor
                                     Shari L. Coughenour /s/                   
                                     Shari L. Coughenour, CMC, City Clerk
I, Shari L. Coughenour, CMC, City Clerk of the City of Marshalltown, Iowa, do hereby certify that the foregoing ORDINANCE was passed and approved by the City Council of the City of Marshalltown, Iowa, on the 10th day of June, 2019, and was published in the Marshalltown Times-Republican, a newspaper of general circulation in the City of Marshalltown, Iowa on the 17th day of June, 2019.
Shari L. Coughenour /s/                     
Shari L. Coughenour, CMC, City Clerk