BILL #06-018

BY: MRS. HIGHTOWER:

 

Amending Section 143.01 of Chapter 143 (Planning Commission) of the Mansfield Codified Ordinances of 1997, as amended, by increasing the membership of the Planning Commission, and declaring an emergency.

 

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE

CITY OF MANSFIELD, STATE OF OHIO:

 

SECTION 1. That Section 143.01 of Chapter 143 (Planning Commission) of the Mansfield Codified Ordinances of 1997, as amended, be, and the same is hereby, amended to provide as follows:

 

143.01 ESTABLISHED.

A City Planning Commission is hereby established, consisting of the Mayor, the Public Works Director, the President of the Board of Park Commissioners and six residents of the Municipality who shall serve without compensation and shall be appointed by the Mayor for terms of six years each, except that the terms of two of the members of the first Commission shall be for three years.

 

SECTION 2. That by reason of the need to immediately implement the expanded powers and duties given to the Planning Commission by the abolishment of the Board of Zoning Appeals, this measure is determined to be an emergency Ordinance for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, safety and welfare of the City of Mansfield and its inhabitants and providing it receives the affirmative vote of two-thirds of all members elected to Council, it shall take effect and be in force immediately upon its adoption, otherwise from and after the earliest time allowed by law, after its passage and approval by the Mayor.

 

PASSED 17 January, 2006 SIGNED /s/ Virginia M. Imhoff President of Council

ATTEST /s/ Lisa M. Grove APPROVED /s/ Lydia J. Reid Clerk of Council Mayor

APPROVED AS TO FORM: David L. Remy

Law Director

City of Mansfield, Ohio

 

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