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CLERK’s NOTE: This Ordinance corrects a prior draft which appeared (mistakenly) to inadvertently delete certain subsections within this Section 1 of Title 4, Chapter 3. The Codifier is instructed to restore Section 1 accordingly with only subsection G altered as intended by the City Council in the passage of the ordinance.
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 4, “PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY,” CHAPTER 3, “NUISANCES,” SECTION 1, “NUISANCES DECLARED,” OF THE CITY CODE OF THE CITY OF SYCAMORE, ILLINOIS.
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council for the City of Sycamore as follows:
That Title 4, “Public Health and Safety,” Chapter 3, “Nuisances,” Section 1, “Nuisances Declared,” be amended by repealing Paragraph G in its entirety and replacing it with the following:
4-3-1: NUISANCES DECLARED:
Storage of Junk and Building Materials:
To deposit, store or place junk, trash, refuse or receptacles or garbage containers other than as provided by subsections 4-2-4B, C and D of this Title, and where such storage is not specifically authorized under the provisions of the zoning regulations of the City. Junk, trash, refuse and garbage receptacles are defined herein to include any and all waste matter, whether reusable or not, which is offensive to the public health, safety or to the aesthetics of the neighborhood and is specifically intended to include, but not be limited to, substantial quantities of used paper, wrappings, cigarettes, cardboard, tin cans, yard clippings, wood scraps, broken glass, broken crockery and similar materials, old abandoned iceboxes, refrigerators, stoves, tractors, machinery of any kind, any parts thereof, worn out, wrecked or abandoned automobiles and an inoperative motor vehicle (see also Title 6, Chapter 7 of this Code for inoperative motor vehicles) not currently licensed by the State of Illinois or other state or country, exposed to the view of the general public and not either enclosed in a building or structure or located on the sales lot of a licensed automobile dealer.
To deposit or store building materials in such a manner that is offensive to the public health, safety, or aesthetics of the neighborhood.
This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect on January 1, 2020, after its passage and approval as provided by law.
Passed by the City Council of the City of Sycamore and approved by the Mayor of said City this 16th day of September, 2019.
APPROVED: September 16, 2019 ATTEST:
MAYOR – Curt Lang CITY CLERK – Mary Kalk