ORDINANCE NO. 2021-1
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 9, CHAPTER 5, SECTIONS 1 AND 2 REGARDING ADOPTION OF THE 2015 INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE; AND PROVIDING FOR REPEALER AND SEVERABILITY.
 
WHEREAS, THE CITY COUNCIL FINDS IT IS IN THE BEST INTEREST OF THE PUBLIC TO MAINTAIN ITS BUILDING CODES IN A STATE OF UPDATED COMPLIANCE WITH UNIFORM CODES AS ADOPTED BY THE STATE AND OTHER MUNICIPAL JURISDICTIONS IN THE STATE, AND
WHEREAS, THE CURRENTLY ADOPTED INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE OF THE CITY OF PRYOR CREEK IS OUT OF DATE, SAME BEING THE 2009 IRC, AND
WHEREAS, THE CURRENT VERSION OF THE IRC ADOPTED AT STATE AND LOCAL LEVELS IS THE 2015 VERSION.
 
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR, AND THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PRYOR CREEK, MAYES COUNTY, STATE OF OKLAHOMA, TO-WIT:
SECTION 1.
Title 9, Chapter 5, Sections 1 and 2 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Pryor Creek, Mayes County, State of Oklahoma, are hereby amended to read as follows, to-wit: (deletions indicated by strike through and additions indicated by underline)
 
9-5-1: ADOPTION OF RESIDENTIAL CODE:
A certain document, four (4) copies of which are on file, one each, in the offices of the city clerk, fire chief, building inspector, and public library of the city of Pryor Creek, being marked and designated as the international residential code, 20092015 edition, as published by the International Code Council (ICC), as amended and revised by the Oklahoma uniform building code commission (OUBCC), be and is hereby adopted as the residential code of the city of Pryor Creek, in the state of Oklahoma for regulating and governing the construction, alteration, movement, enlargement, replacement, repair, equipment, location, removal and demolition of detached one- and two-family dwellings and multiple single-family dwellings (townhouses) not more than three (3) stories in height with separate means of egress as herein provided; providing for the issuance of permits and collection of fees therefor; and each and all of the regulations, provisions, penalties, conditions and terms of said residential code on file in the offices of the city of Pryor Creek are hereby referred to, adopted, and made a part hereof, as if fully set out in this section, with the additions, insertions, deletions and changes, if any, prescribed in section 9-5-2of this chapter.
9-5-2: ADDITIONS, INSERTIONS AND CHANGES:
The following sections of the IRC are hereby revised:
Section R101.1. Insert: City of Pryor Creek.
Table R301.2(1). Insert: Design criteria.
Section P2603.6.1P2603.5.1 Insert: Six inches (6"); twelve inches (12").
SECTION 2.   REPEALER .
All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed to the extent of any such conflict.
 
SECTION 3   SEVERABILITY.
If any section, sub-section, sentence, clause, phrase, or portion of this Ordinance is, for any reason, held invalid or unconstitutional by any Court of competent jurisdiction, such portion shall be deemed a separate, distinct and independent provision and such holding shall not affect the validity of the remaining portion of this ordinance.
 
Passed and Approved by the Council of the City of Pryor Creek, Oklahoma, in regular session on this 5th day of January, 2021.
 
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ATTEST:                  LARRY LEES, MAYOR
 
____________________________
EVA SMITH, CITY CLERK
 
APPROVED AS TO FORM AND LEGALITY:
 
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K. ELLIS RITCHIE
Dated:  _________________, 2021