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ORDINANCE 699 SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION ON DECEMBER 18, 2017, OF PROPOSED ORDINANCE NO. 699 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND  THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND RE-ADOPTION OF SECTION 86-82 OF ARTICLE III  “PROPERTY MAINTENANCE” IN CHAPTER 86 “BUILDINGS AND BUILDING REGULATIONS”  TO ADOPT THE 2015 VERSION OF THE PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE.

ORDINANCE 698 - SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION ON DECEMBER 18, 2017, PROPOSED ORDINANCE NO. 698 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW TO AMEND SECTION 66-3 TO RATIFY AND APPROVE TRAFFIC CONTROL ORDER NUMBER 423

AMENDMENT TO CITY CHARTER BY RESOLUTION 17-37  excerpts:  “Notwithstanding any charter provision, the city may provide by resolution for any election provision that is consistent with the Michigan election law, 1954 PA 116, MCL 168.1 to 168.992.”  "because a conflict exists between the City Council’s organizational meeting date stated in Section 6.1 of the City Charter, and MCL 168.822 concerning the board of canvassers vote certification date, the State Election Law provision shall prevail and the City Council’s organizational meeting shall be held on the Monday, following the certification of the vote."

AMENDMENT TO CITY CHARTER BY RESOLUTION 17-36 excerpts: "State Election Law provision shall prevail and the nominating petitions for offices to be filled at the odd year general election must be filed by 4 p.m. on the fifteenth Tuesday before the odd year primary election."

ORDINANCE 697 - FIRST READING, BY TITLE ONLY, OF PROPOSED ORDINANCE NO 697 ON SEPTEMBER 18, 2017; AND SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION ON OCTOBER 2, 2017,  AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 38 OF THE RIVERVIEW CODE OF ORDINANCES, “OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS”, BY ADDING SECTION 38-380 “TOBACCO”, TO DIVISION 1 “GENERALLY”, ARTICLE IX, “MINORS”, TO PROHIBIT THE POSSESSION, CARRYING OR USE OF TOBACCO AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS BY A MINOR UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE. (This ordinance was adopted previously, but mistakely removed when ordinances were recodified.)

ORDINANCE 696 - FIRST READING, BY TITLE ONLY,  ON SEPTEMBER 5, 2017, SECOND READING AND ADOPTION  PROPOSED ORDINANCE NO. 696 ON SEPTEMBER 18, 2017 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW TO AMEND SECTION 66-3 TO RATIFY AND APPROVE TRAFFIC CONTROL ORDER NUMBER 422 (in regards to the STOP sign at Brandywine and Hamilton).

ORDINANCE 695 -FIRST READING, BY TITLE ONLY, ON AUGUST 21, 2017, SECOND READING AND ADOPTION ON SEPTEMBER 5, 2017 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND READOPTION OF SECTIONS 46-101 THROUGH 46-108, ARTICLE IV, “LITTER” IN CHAPTER 46 “SOLID WASTE” TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL TERMS AND CLARIFICATION FOR LITTER.

ORDINANCE 694 - SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, ON AND ADOPTION ON DECEMBER 4, 2017 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW’S ZONING  ORDINANCE BY THE REPEAL AND RE-ADOPTION OF SECTION 7.02D “SPECIAL LAND USES” OF ARTICLE 7 “M-1 AND M-2, INDUSTRIAL DISTRICTS”; BY ADDING SECTION 8.411 “GROUND MOUNTED SOLAR ENERGY SYSTEMS” TO SECTION 8.400 “INDUSTRIAL, RESEARCH AND LABORATORY USES” OF ARTICLE 8 “DESIGN STANDARDS FOR SPECIFIC USES”; AND BY THE REPEAL AND RE-ADOPTION OF SECTION 25.02 “DEFINITIONS”  OF ARTICLE 25 “CONSTRUCTION OF LANGUAGE AND DEFINITIONS”  TO ADD ADDITIONAL DEFINITIONS. 

MARCH 6, 2017, SECOND READING AND ADOPTION, BY TITLE ONLY, OF PROPOSED ORDINANCE 693 - THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW’S ZONING  ORDINANCE TO REZONE TWO SPECIFIC PARCELS OF LAND FROM THE EXISTING M-1 DISTRICT (LIGHT INDUSTRIAL) TO RM-1 DISTRICT  (MULTIPLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL) BY REVISING THE ZONING DISTRICT MAP.

MARCH 6, 2017, SECOND READING AND ADOPTION, BY TITLE ONLY, OF PROPOSED ORDINANCE 692 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW'S ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 22 "ENVIRONMENT" REGULATING DONATION BOXES IN THE CITY.

FEBRUARY 21, 2017, SECOND READING AND ADOPTION, BY TITLE ONLY, OF  ORDINANCE 691 - AN ORDIANCE TO AMEND THE CITY OF RIVERIVEW'S ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 14, "BUSINESS" ARTICLE XIII, REGARDING MEDICAL MARIJUANA REQUIREMENTS

JANUARY 17, 2017, SECOND READING AND ADOPTION, BY TITLE ONLY, OF  ORDINANCE 690 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW’S ZONING  ORDINANCE TO REZONE A SPECIFIC PARCEL OF LAND FROM THE EXISTING PD PLANNED DEVELOPMENT #2 TO FS FORT STREET DISTRICT BY REVISING THE ZONING DISTRICT MAP.

JANUARY 17, 2017, SECOND READING AND ADOPTION, BY TITLE ONLY, OF ORDINANCE 689 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW’S ZONING  ORDINANCE TO REZONE A SPECIFIC PARCEL OF LAND FROM THE EXISTING PD PLANNED DEVELOPMENT #2 TO A NEW PROPERTY DELINEATION DESCRIBED AS PARCEL “A” BY REVISING THE ZONING DISTRICT MAP.

OCTOBER 3, 2016, SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY,  AND ADOPTION, OF ORDINANCE 688 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE RIVERVIEW'S ZONING ORDINANCE TO REZONE A SPECIFIC PARCEL OF LAND FROM THE EXISTING M-1DISTRICT (LIGHT  INDUSTRIAL) TO RM-1 DISTRICT (MULTIPLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL) BY REVISING THE ZONING DISTRICT MAP.

SEPTEMBER 19, 2016, SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 687  - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY AMENDING CHAPTER 38, “OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS”, BY ADDING SECTION 38-9 “TRANSPORTATION OR POSSESSION OF USABLE MARIJUANA; PENALTY” TO ARTICLE I, “IN GENERAL”, TO REGULATE THE TRANSPORTATION OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA IN THE CITY.

SEPTEMBER 19, SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 686 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY AMENDING CHAPTER 14, “BUSINESSES”,  BY ADDING ARTICLE XIII., “MEDICAL MARIJUANA”, TO REGULATE THE LOCATION AND OPERATION OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA PRIMARY CAREGIVERS IN THE CITY.

JUNE 20, 2016, SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 685 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW’S ZONING ORDINANCE BY AMENDING SECTION 7.02(D) “SPECIAL LAND    USES”, OF ARTICLE 7 “M-1 AND M-2, INDUSTRIAL DISTRICTS”, TO INCLUDE ADULT REGULATED USES AS  A SPECIAL LAND USE WITHIN AN M-2 DISTRICT.

JUNE 20, 2016, SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 684 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW’S ZONING ORDINANCE BY REPEALING SECTION 6.03 (B) “PRINCIPAL USES AND STRUCTURES” IN A B-3 DISTRICT, OF ARTICLE 6 “B-1, B-2, B-3 AND FS BUSINESS DISTRICTS”, AND RE-ADOPTING SAME TO REMOVE ADULT REGULATED USES AS PRINCIPAL USES AND STRUCTURES IN A GENERAL BUSINESS DISTRICT.

JUNE 20, 2016, SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 683 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND READOPTION OF SECTION 14-449 “INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTS REQUIRED”, OF DIVISION 2 “LICENSE”, ARTICLE IX “SEXUALLY ORIENTED BUSINESSES”, IN CHAPTER 14 “BUSINESSES”, TO MAKE THE SECTION CONSISTENT WITH “SECTION 8.301- ADULT REGULATED USES”, OF ARTICLE 8 OF THE ZONING ORDINANCE.

APRIL 4, 2016, SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 682 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND READOPTION OF SECTIONS 38-371, 38-373, 38-376 AND 38-378 OF ARTICLE IX “MINORS”, DIVISION 1 “GENERALLY”, IN CHAPTER 38 “OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS”, TO  REDEFINE THE TERM “MINOR” FOR TRUANCY ISSUES.

APRIL 4, 2016, SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF   ORDINANCE 681 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE ADDITION OF ARTICLE XI “INSPECTION UPON TRANSFER” TO CHAPTER 86 “BUILDINGS AND BUILDING REGULATIONS” TO PREVENT BLIGHT BY INSURING A MINIMUM MAINTENANCE OF DWELLINGS.
APRIL 4, 2016, SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 680 - 
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE ADDITION OF ARTICLE X “VACANT PROPERTY REGISTRATION” TO CHAPTER 86 “BUILDINGS AND BUILDING REGULATIONS” TO PREVENT BLIGHT BY INSURING A MINIMUM MAINTENANCE OF ALL PROPERTY.

DECEMBER 17, 2015,  SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 679 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE AMENDMENT OF SUBDIVISION I, BEING SECTION 2-246, TO ADD A DEFINITION OF “MEDICAL DIRECTOR” AND REVISE THE DEFINITION OF “EMPLOYEE”; TO REPEAL, REVISE AND READOPT SUBDIVISION II, “BOARD OF TRUSTEES” BEING SECTION 2-275 TO AUTHORIZE THE BOARD TO RETAIN A MEDICAL DIRECTOR; TO REPEAL, REVISE AND READOPT SUBDIVISION V, “DISABILITY BENEFITS”, BEING SECTIONS 2-351 THROUGH 2-359, TO CLARIFY THE PROCEDURE, REQUIREMENTS AND CONDITIONS FOR DISABILITY RETIREMENTS AND FOR REFERRAL OF SUCH APPLICATIONS TO A MEDICAL DIRECTOR, UNDER CHAPTER 2 “ADMINISTRATIONS” ARTICLE VI “EMPLOYEE BENEFITS”, DIVISION 2 “RETIREMENT SYSTEM


AUGUST 17, 2015, SECOND READING, BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF  ORDINANCE 678
  AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW TO AMEND SECTION 66-3 TO RATIFY AND APPROVE TRAFFIC CONTROL ORDER NUMBER 421 (REGARDING SIGNAGE FOR FOREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL'S NEW EXIT FROM PARKING LOT.)

AUGUST 17, 2015, SECOND READING , BY TITLE ONLY, AND ADOPTION OF  ORDINANCE 677 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE ADDITION OF SECTION 38-128 “SKY LANTERNS”, TO ARTICLE IV “OFFENSES INVOLVING PUBLIC SAFETY”, IN CHAPTER 38 “OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS”, TO PROHIBIT THE USE OF SKY LANTERNS IN THE CITY.

JULY 20, 2015, SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 676 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE ZONING ORDINANCE FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY AMENDING THE TITLE OF ARTICLE 6 TO “B-1, B-2, B-3 AND FS DISTRICTS” AND THE ADDITION OF SECTION 6.04 “FORT STREET DISTRICT” TO ARTICLE 6 “B-1, B-2, B-3 AND FS DISTRICTS” TO ENHANCE THE FORT STREET STREETSCAPE. 

MAY 4, 2015 FIRST READING AND ADOPTION OF EMERGENCY ORDINANCE 675 AN EMERGENCY ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE AMENDMENT OF SUBDIVISION I, BY ADOPTING SECTION 2-277 TO PROVIDE FOR RETIREMENT BOARD MEMBERS SELECTION PROCESS AND TRAINING

MAY 4, 2015 SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 674 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND READOPTION OF SECTION 38-160 "LOITERING", OF ARTICLE V "OFFENSES INVOLVING PUBLIC PEACE AND ORDER", IN CHAPTER 38 "OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIOINS", TO MAKE THE OFFENSE A CIVIL INFRACTION

MAY 4, 2015 SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 673  AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND READOPTION OF SECTION 38-32 "IMPROPER USE OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE" OF ARTICLE II "OFFENSES INVOLVING PERSONAL INJURY", IN CHAPTER 38 "OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS" TO UPDATE THE PROVISIONS OF THE ORDINANCE.

JANUARY 20, 2015 SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 672 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE AMENDMENT OF SECTION 38-392, PURCHASE, POSSESSION OR CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL BY MINORS; FALSE IDENTIFICATION

JUNE 2, 2014 SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 671 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND RE-ADOPTION OF SECTIONS 70-151 AND 70-152 OF DIVISION 1 "GENERALLY" OF ARTICLE IV "SEWER SYSTEM" IN CHAPTER 70 "UTILITIES" TO PROVIDE FURTHER DEFINITION AND SUBSTANCE TO THE ORDINANCE.

MAY 19, 2014 SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 670 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND READOPTION OF SECTIONS 78-51 AND 78-53 OF ARTICLE II “BOAT RAMPS”, IN CHAPTER 78 “WATERWAYS”, TO REVISE THE MUNICIPAL CIVIL INFRACTION FINE AMOUNT.

JANUARY 21, 2014 SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 669 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW TO AMEND SECTION 66-3 TO RATIFY AND APPROVE TRAFFIC CONTROL ORDER NUMBER 420.

DECEMBER 16, 2013 SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 668 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND  THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND RE-ADOPTION OF SECTION 86-81 OF ARTICLE III  “PROPERTY MAINTENANCE” IN CHAPTER 86 “BUILDINGS AND BUILDING REGULATIONS”  TO  BE CONSISTENT WITH CURRENT LAW

DECEMBER 16, 2013 SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF  ORDINANCE 667 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE ADDITION  OF SECTION 38-379 “PROHIBITED CONDUCT” TO DIVISION 1 “GENERALLY’ OF ARTICLE IX “MINORS”  IN CHAPTER 38 “OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS” TO  CATEGORIZE CERTAIN CONDUCT BY MINORS AS A MUNICIPAL CIVIL INFRACTION.

DECEMBER 16, 2013 SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF  ORDINANCE 666 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND READOPTION  OF SECTION 38-123, “FIREWORKS” OF ARTICLE IV “OFFENSES INVOLVING PUBLIC SAFETY”  IN CHAPTER 38 “OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS” TO AMEND PROHIBITED HOURS TO BE CONSISTENT WITH STATE LAW

AUGUST 5, 2013:  SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF   ORDINANCE 665 - AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND THE CODE OF ORDINANCES FOR THE CITY OF RIVERVIEW BY THE REPEAL AND READOPTION OF SECTION 78-52 OF ARTICLE II "BOAT RAMPS" AND THE ADDITION OF SUBSECTION (F), IN CHAPTER 78 "WATERWAYS", TO PROHIBIT THE USE OF BOAT RAMP PERMITS FOR BUSINESS PURPOSES continued . . . 
Ordinance 632-Rezoning Parcel from PSP to B1 Local Business District
Ordinance 633-Establishment of Zoning Districts
Ordinance 634-Board of Review-Continued Education
Ordinance 635-Sewer Connection Expense Responsibility of Property Owner
Ordinance 636-Prohibit Drilling and Use of Wells for Water
Ordinance 637-Film Making
Ordinance 638-Inmates Reimbursement Costs
Ordinance 639-Traffic Control Order 419
Ordinance 640-Cable Commission Abolished
Ordinance 641-Floodplain and State Construction Code Enforcement
Ordinance 642-2009 Fire Code
Ordinance 643-Life Safety Code 2006
Ordinance 644-Fire Code Official
Ordinance 645-Sewer Connection Expense Requirement
Ordinance 646-Freedom of Information Act Coordinator for Public Safety
Ordinance 647-Parking Unregistered Vehicles
Ordinance 648-Scavenging at Landfill
Ordinance 649-Chief of Police and Fire
Ordinance 650-Fireworks Offenses and Miscellaneous Provisions
Ordinance 651-Planning Commission PA 33 of 2008
Zoning Ordinance-652-Revisions per PA 110 of 2006
Zoning Ordinance-653 Floodplain
Ordinance 654-Prohibition of Cross Connections
Ordinance 655 - Super Drunk Statute
Ordinance 656 - Synthetic Marijuana
Ordinance 657 - Malicious Mischief
Ordinance 658 - Fireworks Safety Amended
Ordinance 659-Registration of Non-Owner Manager of Residential Dwelling
Ordinance 660-Storage of Firewood
Ordinance 661-Buildings & Building Regulations
Zoning Ordinance 662-Standards for Electronic and Temporary Signage
Ordinance 663-Noxious Weeds Amended Timeframe 
Ordinance 664-Temporary Storage Unit Regulations (PODS)

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