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Benton City Municipal Code

Title 1- General Provisions

1.01     Code Adoption
1.04     General Provisions
1.08     City Classification
1.12     Publicizing of Ordinances
1.16     General Penalty
1.20     City Logo

Title 2 - Administration and Personnel

DIVISION I.  ADMINISTRATION

2.04    City Hall
2.08    City Council
2.09    Emergency Powers
2.12    City Attorney
2.19    City Clerk-Treasurer
2.22    City Administrator
2.24    Officials'  Bonds
2.28    Officials' Salaries

2.29    Program of Recognition for City Employees and Volunteers

2.30    Property Acquisition and Disposition

2.31    Defense and Indemnification of City Officers, Employees and Volunteers

DIVISION II.  BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS

2.32    Department of Emergency Services
2.36    Planning Commission
2.44    Hearing Examiner
2.46    Park Board

DIVISION IV.  LIBRARY

2.68    Library

DIVISION V. ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES

2.70    Land Use Administration

Title 3 - Revenue and Finance

DIVISION I.  TAXES

3.04    Sales or Use Tax
3.06    Addition Sales or Use Tax
3.08    Leasehold Excise Tax
3.10    Real Estate Excise Tax
3.12    Utilities Tax
3.16    Admissions Tax
3.20    Gambling Tax
3.24    Enforcement

DIVISION II.  FUNDS

3.28    City Funds
3.32    City Budget

Title 4 - Reserved

Title 5 - Business Licenses and Regulations

5.04    General Provisions
5.06    Itinerant Merchants and Vendors
5.08    Fees
5.12    Business Activities
5.16    Special Events and Entertainment

Title 6 - Animals

6.03    Animal Control

Title 7 - Reserved

Title 8 -Health and Safety

8.04    Garbage
8.06    Fireworks Regulation
8.07   Operation of Motor vehicles in City Parks, Trailways and Bike Paths Prohibited

8.08    Noise Regulation

Title 9 - Public Peace, Morals and Welfare

9.04      General Provisions--Penalties

9.06      Reward for Crime Information
9.08      Definitions
9.12      Offenses by or Against Public Officers and Government
9.16      Offenses Against the Person
9.20      Crimes  Against  Public  Decency
9.24      Offenses Against Public Peace
9.28      Offenses Against Property
9.32      Offenses by or Against Minors
9.36       Alcoholic Beverages
9.38       Smoking In or Near Public Places 

9.40       Marijuana
9.44       Weapons
9.48       Nuisances
9.50       Nuisance Procedures
9.52       Abandoned Refrigerators--Cold Storage Lockers
9.56       Hunting or Tormenting Animals

Title 10 - Vehicles and Traffic

10.04     Model Traffic Ordinance
10.08     Vehicle Weight
10.12     Speed Limits
10.16     Parking
10.20     Abandoned Vehicles

Title 11 - Telecommunication

11.14      Telecommunications Facilities Within Rights-Of-Way

Title 12 - Streets, Sidewalks and Public Places

12.02      Street Names
12.04      Street Construction
12.05      Sidewalk Construction, Maintenance and Repair
12.06      Highway Access Permits
12.08      Outdoor Lighting

12.10     Vacation of Streets, Alleys, and Access Easements 

Title 13a - Public Utility Services

DIVISION I.  GENERAL PROVISIONS

13A.04     Definitions
13A.08     Violation--Penalty

DIVISION II.  SEWER SYSTEM

13A.12       Public Sewers
13A.16       Charges
13A.20       Private Sewer

DIVISION III.  WATER SYSTEM

13A.24      Public System
13A.28      Charges
13A.32      Private System
13A.33      Back Flow and Cross Connection
13A.34       Wellhead Protection Plan

Title 14 - Reserved

Title 15 - Buildings and Construction

15.04      General Provisions
15.08      Uniform Codes
15.10      Flood Damage Prevention
15.16      Energy Code

15.24      Unsafe and Unfit Buildings, Structures, and Premises

Title 16 - Environmental Protection

16.02        Adoption of Environmental Policy and Rules

16.04        Shoreline Regulations

 

Title 17 - Subdivisions

DIVISION  I.  GENERAL PROVISIONS

17.04     General Provisions
17.08     Definitions

DIVISION  II.  PLATS

17.12     Short Plats
17.14     Site Plans
17.16     Major Subdivisions

DIVISION  III.  DESIGN STANDARDS

17.20     Streets
17.24     Utilities
17.28     Miscellaneous Requirements

DIVISION  IV.   MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

17.32     State Provisions Adopted
17.36     Land Dedications
17.40     Variances
17.44     Violations

Title 18 - Critical Areas

18.04     Critical Areas
18.08     Wetlands
18.12     Critical Aquifer Recharge Areas
18.16     Frequently Flooded Areas
18.20     Geologically Hazardous Areas
18.24     Fish and Wildlife Habitat Conservation Areas
18.28     Violations

Title 20 - Zoning

20.02      General Provisions
20.06      Districts and Maps
20.09      Definitions
20.15      AS - Agricultural Suburban District
20.18      R-1- Residential, Low Density District
20.21      R-2 - Residential, Medium Density District
20.24      R-3 - Residential, High Density District
20.28      R-3M - Residential, Manufactured Home Park District
20.30      Location of Manufactured and Mobile Homes
20.33      C-1 - Commercial
20.36      IL - Industrial, Light District
20.42      PR - Public Reserve District
20.45      Uses, Buildings, Structures and Lots
20.48      Yards
20.51      Accessory Buildings, Structures and Uses
20.57      Off-Street Parking
20.60      Specific Use Restrictions
20.63      Site Plan Approval
20.67      Residential Use Permits

 

 

     
     
     
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