ORDINANCE NO. 13-16
ORDINANCE ENACTING A CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE VILLAGE OF STONE PARK, REVISING, AMENDING, RESTATING, CODIFYING AND COMPILING CERTAIN EXISTING GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE VILLAGE OF STONE PARK DEALING WITH SUBJECTS EMBRACED IN SUCH CODE OF ORDINANCES AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
   WHEREAS, the present general and permanent ordinances of the Village of Stone Park 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 Illinois empower and authorize the Village of Stone Park 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 Village of Stone Park has authorized a general compilation, revision and codification of the ordinances of the Village of Stone Park 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 PRESIDENT AND BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE VILLAGE OF STONE PARK, COOK COUNTY, ILLINOIS, as follows:
   SECTION 1: The general ordinances of the Village of Stone Park as revised, amended, restated, codified, and compiled in book form are hereby adopted as and shall constitute the Code of Ordinances of the Village of Stone Park.
   SECTION 2: Such Code of Ordinances as adopted in Section 1 shall consist of the following Titles:
      TITLE I: GENERAL PROVISIONS
         10.   General Provisions
         11.   Corporate Seal
      TITLE III: ADMINISTRATION
         30.   Village Officials and Employees
         31.   Village Organizations
         32.   Police Department
         33.   Fire Department
         34.   Jail
         35.   Finance; Revenue; Taxation
         36.   Ethics Policy
      TITLE V: PUBLIC WORKS
         50.   Garbage and Refuse
         51.   Sewers
         52.   Water
         53.   Cross-Connection Control
      TITLE VII: TRAFFIC CODE
         70.   General Provisions
         71.   Rules of Operation
         72.   Parking Regulations
         73.   Motorcycles, Bicycles and Scooters
         74.   Pedestrians
         75.   Equipment; Loads
         76.   Motor Vehicle Offenses
      TITLE IX: GENERAL REGULATIONS
         90.   Abandoned Vehicles
         91.   Animal Control
         92.   Fire Prevention
         93.   Health; Safety; Sanitation
         94.   Noise Control
         95.   Nuisances
         96.   Streets and Sidewalks; Trees and Shrubs
      TITLE XI: BUSINESS REGULATIONS
         110.   Advertising
         111.   Alcoholic Beverages
         112.   General Licensing Provisions
         113.   Massage Services
         114.   Nudity; Indecency; Obscenity
         115.   Peddlers and Solicitors; Itinerant Merchants
         116.   Taxicabs
         117.   Garage Sales and Other Occasional Sales
         118.   Mini-Theaters
         119.   Pawnbrokers
         120.   Adult Uses
         121.   Ice Cream Trucks, Push Carts and Vendors
      TITLE XIII: GENERAL OFFENSES
         130.   General Provisions
         131.   Offenses Pertaining to Property
         132.   Offenses Against Public Order
         133.   Offenses Against Public Justice and Administration
         134.   Offenses Against Public Morals
         135.   Gambling Offenses
         136.   Offenses Against Public Health and Safety
         137.   Weapons
      TITLE XV: LAND USAGE
         150.   Building Standards
         151.   Fair Housing Standards
         152.   Mobile Home Parks
         153.   Subdivisions
         154.   Zoning
         155.   Comprehensive Plan
         156.   Floodplains
   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 the purchase or sales 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 Village of Stone Park 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.
ADOPTED this 12th day of November, 2013
   Trustee Godfrey      Aye            Trustee Pas      Aye
   Trustee Burdi      Aye            Trustee Cassidy   Aye
   Trustee Teets      Aye            Trustee Guiterrez   Aye
APPROVED this 12th day of November, 2013        /s/                                       
                           Village President
Attest:
/s/                                   
Village Clerk