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AN ORDINANCE TO APPROVE, ADOPT AND RE-ENACT THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES; TO REPEAL ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT THEREWITH; TO PUBLISH THE ENACTMENT OF NEW MATTER, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY, AS AMENDED
WHEREAS the Council of the City of Twinsburg, Ohio, has had the matter of codification and general revision of the ordinances before it for some time; and
WHEREAS it has heretofore entered into a contract with the Walter H. Drane Company to prepare and publish such codification; and
WHEREAS the codification of such ordinances, together with the new matter to be adopted, the matters to be amended and those to be repealed are before the Council;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Municipality of Twinsburg, Summit County, Ohio:
Section 1. That the ordinances of the City of Twinsburg, Ohio, of a general and permanent nature, as revised, codified, rearranged and consolidated into component codes, titles, chapters and sections are hereby approved, adopted and reenacted as the Codified Ordinances of Twinsburg, Ohio, 1979.
One book-form copy of the Codified Ordinances shall be certified as correct by the Mayor and the Clerk of Council, attached to this ordinance as a part hereof, and filed with the permanent records of the City of Twinsburg, Ohio.
Section 2. That the provisions of this Ordinance, including all provisions of the Codified Ordinances, shall be in full force and effect from and immediately after passage of this Ordinance and its approval by the Mayor. All ordinances and resolutions or parts thereof enacted prior to May 7, 1979, which are inconsistent with any provision of the Codified Ordinances, are hereby repealed as of the effective date of this Ordinance, except as follows:
(a) The enactment of the Codified Ordinances shall not be construed to affect a right or liability accrued or incurred under any legislative provisions prior to the effective date of such enactment, or an action or proceeding for the enforcement of such right or liability. Such enactment shall not be construed to relieve any person from punishment for an act committed in the violation of any such legislative provision, nor to affect an indictment or prosecution therefor. For such purposes, any such legislative provision shall continue in full force notwithstanding its repeal for the purpose of revision and modification.
(b) The repeal provided above shall not affect:
1. The grant or creation of a franchise, license, right, easement or privilege.
2. The purchase, sale, lease or transfer of property.
3. The appropriation or expenditure of money or promise or guarantee of payment.
4. The assumption of any contract or obligation.
5. The issuance and delivery of any bonds, obligations or other instruments of indebtedness.
6. The levy or imposition of taxes, assessments or charges.
7. The establishment, naming, vacating or grade level of any street or public way.
8. The dedication of property or plat approval.
9. The annexation or detachment of territory.
10. Any legislation enacted subsequent to May 7, 1979.
Section 3. That pursuant to City Charter Section 3.11(c) and Section 113.01 of the Codified Ordinances the Clerk of Council shall post copies of the Codified Ordinances along with a copy of this Ordinance in the five public places as provided by Section 113.02 of the Codified Ordinances. All sections of the Codified Ordinances without a previous ordinance or resolution history at the end thereof indicates that the section contains new matter ordained by this Adopting Ordinance.
Section 4. Wherefore this Ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the preservation of the public peace, health, safety, convenience and welfare of the City of Twinsburg and the inhabitants thereof, for the reason that there exists an imperative necessity for the earliest publication and distribution of the Codified Ordinances to the officials and residents of the City, so as to facilitate administration, daily operation and avoid practical and legal entanglements, and provided it receives the affirmative vote of five or more of the members elected or appointed to Council, it shall take effect and be in force immediately upon its passage; otherwise, it shall take effect and be in force at the earliest period allowed by law.
Passed: 6-26-79 /s/ Anthony A. Perici
Effective: 6-26-79 Anthony A. Perici, Mayor
Attest: /s/ Nancy J. Quayle
Nancy J. Quayle, Clerk of Council
Prepared and approved as to legal form:
Orval R. Hoover, Law Director. 6-21-79
Orval R. Hoover, Law Director. 6-21-79
CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF TWINSBURG, OHIO