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CODE OF ORDINANCE CITY OF WAUKEE, IOWA
SUPPLEMENT RECORD
CHAPTER 1 CODE OF ORDINANCES
CHAPTER 2 CHARTER
CHAPTER 3 BOUNDARIES
CHAPTER 4 MUNICIPAL INFRACTIONS
CHAPTER 5 OPERATING PROCEDURES
CHAPTER 6 CITY ELECTIONS
CHAPTER 7 FISCAL MANAGEMENT
CHAPTER 8 INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS
CHAPTER 9 URBAN RENEWAL
CHAPTER 15 MAYOR
CHAPTER 16 MAYOR PRO TEM
CHAPTER 17 CITY COUNCIL
CHAPTER 18 CITY CLERK
CHAPTER 19 FINANCE DIRECTOR
CHAPTER 20 CITY ATTORNEY
CHAPTER 21 CITY ADMINISTRATOR
CHAPTER 22 LIBRARY BOARD OF TRUSTEES
CHAPTER 23 BOARD OF APPEALS
CHAPTER 24 PARKS AND RECREATION BOARD
CHAPTER 26 PARK REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 27 SUGAR CREEK MUNICIPAL GOLF COURSE
CHAPTER 28 TRIUMPH PARK
CHAPTER 30 POLICE DEPARTMENT
CHAPTER 35 FIRE DEPARTMENT
CHAPTER 40 PUBLIC PEACE
CHAPTER 41 PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY
CHAPTER 42 PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROPERTY
CHAPTER 45 ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION AND INTOXICATION
CHAPTER 46 MINORS
CHAPTER 50 NUISANCE ABATEMENT PROCEDURE
CHAPTER 51 JUNK AND JUNK VEHICLES
CHAPTER 52 NOISE CONTROL
CHAPTER 55 ANIMAL PROTECTION AND CONTROL
CHAPTER 56 DANGEROUS AND VICIOUS ANIMALS
CHAPTER 57 URBAN CHICKENS
CHAPTER 60 ADMINISTRATION OF TRAFFIC CODE
CHAPTER 61 TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICES
CHAPTER 62 GENERAL TRAFFIC REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 63 SPEED REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 64 TURNING REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 65 STOP OR YIELD REQUIRED
CHAPTER 66 LOAD AND WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS
CHAPTER 67 PEDESTRIANS
CHAPTER 68 PARKING REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 70 TRAFFIC CODE ENFORCEMENT PROCEDURES
CHAPTER 75 ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLES AND SNOWMOBILES
CHAPTER 76 BICYCLE REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 77 SKATEBOARDS
CHAPTER 80 ABANDONED VEHICLES
CHAPTER 90 WATER SERVICE SYSTEM
CHAPTER 91 WATER METERS
CHAPTER 92 WATER RATES
CHAPTER 93 WATER WELL PROTECTION
CHAPTER 95 SANITARY SEWER SYSTEM
CHAPTER 96 BUILDING SEWERS AND CONNECTIONS
CHAPTER 97 ON-SITE WASTEWATER SYSTEMS
CHAPTER 98 SEWER SERVICE CHARGES
CHAPTER 99 CONNECTION FEE DISTRICTS
CHAPTER 100 STORMWATER MANAGEMENT UTILITY
CHAPTER 101 ILLICIT DISCHARGE TO STORM SEWER SYSTEM
CHAPTER 102 CONSTRUCTION SITE EROSION AND SEDIMENT CONTROL
CHAPTER 103 POST-CONSTRUCTION STORMWATER MANAGEMENT
CHAPTER 104 REGULATION OF INDUSTRIAL WASTEWATER, COMMERCIAL WASTEWATER AND HAULED WASTE
CHAPTER 105 SOLID WASTE CONTROL
CHAPTER 106 COLLECTION OF SOLID WASTE
CHAPTER 107 MANDATORY RECYCLING PROGRAMS
CHAPTER 110 NATURAL GAS SERVICE RATES AND CHARGES
CHAPTER 111 ELECTRIC ENERGY FRANCHISE
CHAPTER 112 CABLE TELEVISION FRANCHISE
CHAPTER 115 RIGHT-OF-WAY AND UTILITY INSTALLATION PERMIT REQUIREMENTS
CHAPTER 120 LIQUOR LICENSES AND WINE AND BEER PERMITS
CHAPTER 121 CIGARETTE AND TOBACCO PERMITS
CHAPTER 122 PEDDLERS AND SOLICITORS
CHAPTER 123 PAWNBROKERS
CHAPTER 124 MASSAGE THERAPY ESTABLISHMENT LICENSE
CHAPTER 135 STREET USE AND MAINTENANCE
CHAPTER 136 SIDEWALK REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 137 VACATION AND DISPOSAL OF STREETS
CHAPTER 138 NAMING OF STREETS
CHAPTER 140 CONTROLLED ACCESS FACILITIES
CHAPTER 145 MANUFACTURED AND MOBILE HOMES
CHAPTER 150 TREES
CHAPTER 151 TELECOMMUNICATION TOWERS
CHAPTER 155 BUILDING CODES AND REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 156 RESIDENTIAL RENTAL CODE
CHAPTER 160 SITE AND BUILDING DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS
CHAPTER 161 LANDSCAPE AND OPEN SPACE REQUIREMENTS
CHAPTER 165 ZONING REGULATIONS DEFINITIONS AND GENERAL REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 166 ZONING REGULATIONS ADMINISTRATION AND ENFORCEMENT
CHAPTER 167 ZONING REGULATIONS SIGNS
CHAPTER 168 ZONING REGULATIONS PARKING AND LOADING
CHAPTER 169 ZONING REGULATIONS DISTRICT REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 170 FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT
CHAPTER 175 SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS DEFINITIONS AND GENERAL PROVISIONS
CHAPTER 176 SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS PLATTING PROCEDURES
CHAPTER 177 SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS DESIGN STANDARDS
CHAPTER 178 SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS REQUIRED IMPROVEMENTS
CHAPTER 179 SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS DEVELOPMENT IMPACT ON COMMUNITY FACILITIES
63.03   SPECIAL SPEED ZONES.
In accordance with requirements of the Iowa Department of Transportation, or whenever the Council shall determine upon the basis of an engineering and traffic investigation that any speed limit listed in Section 63.02 is greater or less than is reasonable or safe under the conditions found to exist at any intersection or other place or upon any part of the City street system, the Council shall determine and adopt by ordinance such higher or lower speed limit as it deems reasonable and safe at such location. The following special speed zones have been established:
(Code of Iowa, Sec. 321.290)
1.   Special 15 MPH Speed Zones. A speed in excess of 15 miles per hour is unlawful on any of the following designated streets or parts thereof:
   A.   Park Circle.
2.   Special 25 MPH Speed Zones.
A speed in excess of 25 miles per hour is unlawful on any of the following designated streets or parts thereof.
   A.   Warrior Lane from the centerline of Park Road; if extended, to the centerline of SE University Avenue, if extended.
   B.   SE Legacy Pointe Boulevard, from the south line of US Highway 6 to just north of SE Laurel Street.
3.   Special 25/35 MPH Speed Zones.
On the following described streets, the maximum speed limit with the variable display speed limit signs and beacons in operation shall be 25 miles per hour. The maximum speed limit with variable display speed limit signs and beacons not activated shall be 35 miles per hour. The hours of operation shall be established by the Public Works Department.
   A.   Ashworth Drive, from 75 feet east of the middle of its intersection with Warrior Lane to 245 feet north of the middle of its intersection with University Avenue.
   B.   Boone Drive, from a point 54 feet south of the north City limits and on Boone Drive, south to a point 303 feet north of the middle of the intersection of Boone Drive and Westwood Drive.
   C.   SE L.A. Grant Parkway, from a point 125 feet north of the middle of its intersection with Westown Parkway to middle of its intersection with Ashworth Road.
   D.   SE Westown Parkway, from the middle of its intersection with SE L.A. Grant Parkway to the middle of its intersection with SE Willowbrook Drive.
4.   Special 30 MPH Speed Zones.
A speed in excess of 30 miles per hour is unlawful on any of the following designated streets or parts thereof.
   A.   Laurel Street, from the centerline of Warrior Lane to the centerline of 4th Street.
   B.   SE Legacy Pointe Boulevard, from the south line of E Hickman Road (U.S. Highway 6) to the centerline of the intersection of SE Legacy Pointe Boulevard and SE Laurel Street.
   C.   NE Horizon Drive between NE Westgate Drive and NE Alice’s Road.
   D.   SE Waco Place, from E. Hickman Road (U.S. Highway 6) to SE Laurel Street.
5.   Special 35 MPH Speed Zones.
A speed in excess of 35 miles per hour is unlawful on any of the following designated streets or parts thereof.
   A.   Alice’s Road (west half), also known as R-30, from the northern City limits to the north line of Douglas Avenue extended.
   B.   SE Ashworth Drive, between the centerline of the intersection of SE Ashworth Drive and Warrior Lane and the centerline of the intersection of SE Ashworth Drive and SE University Avenue.
   C.   SE Boone Drive, from a distance of 1,875 feet north of the centerline of SE University Avenue to the centerline of the intersection of SE Boone Drive and SE University Avenue.
   D.   SE Brick Drive, from E Hickman Road (U.S. Highway 6) to the centerline of the intersection of SE Brick Drive and SE University Avenue.
   E.   NE Douglas Parkway, from the centerline of the intersection of NE Douglas Parkway and NE Alice’s Road to the eastern City limits.
   F.   L.A. Grant Parkway, from University Avenue to 125 feet north of the Westown Parkway intersection.
   G.   SE University Avenue from the centerline of the intersection of SE University Avenue and Warrior Lane, if extended to a point 2,573 feet east of the centerline of the intersection of SE University Avenue and SE L.A. Grant Parkway/SE Ashworth Drive.
   H.   SE Waco Place, from the south line of E Hickman Road (U.S. Highway 6) to the centerline of the intersection of SE Waco Place and SE Laurel Street.
   I.   N Warrior Lane/Warrior Lane, from the centerline of the intersection of N Warrior Lane and NE Gracewood Drive to the centerline of SE Ashworth Drive.
   J.   6th Street, from a line extended west from the northern property line of the Waukee cemetery to the centerline of 5th Street and University Avenue, if extended.
   K.   SE Westown Parkway/Westown Parkway (312th Place), from the centerline of the intersection of 6th Street and Westown Parkway (312th Place), if extended, to the centerline of the intersection of SE Westown Parkway and SE L.A. Grant Parkway.
   L.   SE Westown Parkway between SE Parkview Crossing Drive and Grand Prairie Parkway.
   M.   SE Waco Place, from the centerline of the intersection of SE Waco Place and SE University Avenue to the centerline of SE Waco Place and SE Ashworth Road.
   N.   Warrior Lane between the south line of NE Badger Lane, extended, and the north line of Ashworth Drive.
   O.   SE Westown Parkway between SE L.A. Grant Parkway and Grand Prairie Parkway.
   P.   SE Westown Parkway between SE L.A. Grant Parkway and SE Parkview Crossing Drive.
6.   Special 40 MPH Speed Zones.
A speed in excess of 40 miles per hour is unlawful on any of the following designated streets or parts thereof.
   A.   142nd Street, from the northern City limits to a point 45 feet south of the middle of the intersection of 142nd Street and SE Place D’Avray, also the south City limits.
7.   Special 45 MPH Speed Zones.
A speed in excess of 45 miles per hour is unlawful on any of the following designated streets or parts thereof.
   A.   Alice’s Road, from the north line of Douglas Avenue, extended, to the north line of University Avenue.
   B.   SE L.A. Grant Parkway, also known as V Avenue, from a point 1,810 feet south of the middle of its intersection with Westown Parkway to the north line of Ashworth Road, also known as 320th Street.
   C.   SE University Avenue, from a point 2,573 feet east of the centerline of the intersection of SE University Avenue and SE L.A. Grant Parkway/SE Ashworth Drive to the east City limits.
   D.   6th Street (Ute Avenue), from the centerline of the intersection of 6th Street and University Avenue, if extended, to the south City limits.
   E.   Ashworth Road/SE Ashworth Road, from the intersection of Ashworth Road and 6th Street (Ute Avenue) to the east City limits.
   F.   Grand Prairie Parkway from University Avenue to the city limits of West Des Moines.
   G.   Hickman Road (Highway 6) from a point 630 feet east of Alice’s Road to a point 530 feet west of 10th Street.
8.   Special 55 MPH Speed Zones.
A speed in excess of 55 miles per hour is unlawful on any of the following designated streets or parts thereof.
   A.   Hickman Road (Highway 6) within the City limits, except for that portion commencing 630 feet east of Alice’s Road to a point 530 feet west of 10th Street as shown in Subsection 7(G) above.