ADOPTING ORDINANCES
ORDINANCE NO. 2011-01
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING AND ENACTING A CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE TOWN OF PINEVILLE, NC, REVISING, AMENDING, RESTATING, RE- CODIFYING CERTAIN EXISTING GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE TOWN OF PINEVILLE, NC, DEALING WITH SUBJECTS EMBRACED IN SUCH CODE OF ORDINANCES NECESSARY IN PRESERVING THE HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE OF ITS CITIZENS.
WHEREAS, the general and permanent ordinances of the Town of Pineville, NC, were outdated, incomplete and insufficient in form and substance to properly conduct its affairs in preserving public peace, safety, health and the general welfare of its citizens; and
WHEREAS, the Acts of the Legislature of the State of North Carolina empower and authorize municipalities to revise, amend, restate and re-codify existing ordinances and include any new ordinances not previously adopted or published and to incorporate such ordinances into one ordinance in book form; and
WHEREAS, the Pineville Town Council has authorized a general compilation, revision and re- codification of the ordinances of the Town of Pineville, NC of a general and permanent nature and publication of such ordinance in book form; and
WHEREAS, this ordinance shall become effective immediately since 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.
NOW, THEREFOR, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE PINEVILLE TOWN COUNCIL THAT:
Section 1.   The general ordinances of the Town of Pineville, NC, as revised, amended, restated, re- codified, and compiled in book form are hereby adopted as and shall constitute the “Code of Ordinances of the Town of Pineville, NC.”
Section 2.   Such Code of Ordinances as adopted in Section 1 shall consist of the following Titles:
   PINEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA
   TABLE OF CONTENTS
      Chapter
   CHARTER
   TITLE I:  GENERAL PROVISIONS
               10.   General Code Construction; General Penalty
   TITLE III:  ADMINISTRATION
               30.   Mayor and Council
               31.   Officers and Employees
               32.   Town Organizations
               33.   Emergency Management
               34.   Finances
               35.   Taxes
   TITLE V:  PUBLIC WORKS
               50.   General Provisions
               51.   Solid Waste
               52.   Utilities
   TITLE VII:  TRAFFIC CODE
               70.   General Regulations
               71.   Rules of Operation
               72.   Stopping, Standing and Parking
               73.   Recreational and Utility Vehicles
               74.   Pedestrians
   TITLE IX:  GENERAL REGULATIONS
               90.   Animals
               91.   Nuisances; Sanitation and Environment
               92.   Fire Prevention and Protection
               93.   Parks and Recreation
               94.   Streets, Sidewalks and Public Places
               95.   Advertising
               96.   Alarm Systems
   TITLE XI:  BUSINESS REGULATIONS
               110.   Business Regulations and Licensing
               111.   Peddlers and Hawkers
               112.   Yard, Garage and Attic Sales
               113.   Cable Communications
               114.   Escort and Dating Services
               115.   Amusements and Entertainments
               116.   Alcoholic Beverages
   TITLE XIII:  GENERAL OFFENSES
               130.   General Offenses
   TITLE XV:  LAND USAGE
               150.   Buildings and Building Regulations
               151.   Housing Regulations
               152.   Floodplain Regulations
               153.   Zoning and Subdivision Regulations
   TABLE OF SPECIAL ORDINANCES
      Table
               I.   Annexations
               II.   Franchises
               III.   Agreements and Contracts
               IV.   Historic Landmarks
   PARALLEL REFERENCES
   References to North Carolina General Statutes
   References to 1995 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 re-ordained 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 Pineville Town Council, hereby authorizing and ordering the clerk 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 immediately.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the Pineville, NC, Town Council on this 12th day of April, 2011.
SEAL:                                        /s/                             
                     George C. Fowler, Mayor
ATTEST:
                    /s/                       
Barbara Monticello, Town Clerk