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New Construction Activity Ordinance

ORDINANCE NO.8O5
AN ORDINANGE TO ADD A NEW SECTION 18.45 TO THE CITY OF SALINE CODE OF ORDINANCES TO REGULATE GONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY

The City of Saline Ordains:
Section 1. Addition. The Saline Code of Ordinances is hereby amended by adding a new Section 18.45, which section reads as follows:
Sec. 18.45. Construction Activity

  1. lt shall be unlawful for any person to conduct construction activities, including but not limited to, earth moving, excavation, demolition, alteration, or repair of any building, street, highway, or parking area, during the hours of 8:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m Monday through Saturday, and at any time on Sunday or a legal holiday, unless as othenivise permitted herein.
  2. The prohibition contained in subsection (a) shall not apply when any of the following conditions exist:
  • The construction activity is on or in connection with an existing single-family residential structure and is conducted personally by the owner or occupant of that single-family residential structure.
  • There are no occupied dwelling units within one thousand (1,000) feet of the construction activity.

(3) The construction activity is being conducted by or on behalf of a governmental entity and:

  • (a) conditions necessitate completion of the work in an expedited manner, or
  • (b) the construction activity is necessary to respond to an emergency situation and thereby preserve the public health, safety, and welfare.
  • (c) For purposes of this section, "legal holiday'' shall mean New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.
  • (d) Violators of this section shall be responsible for a misdemeanor. Each day a violation exists may be considered a separate violation.


Section 2. Effective Date.

This ordinance shall become effective 20 days after its adoption or upon its publication, whichever occurs later.

YEAS: Ceo, Dillon, Girbach, McClelland, TerHaar, Marl NAYS: Mitchell
ABSTAIN:
ABSENT:
CERTIFICATION

This true and complete copy of Ordinance No. 805 was declared adopted at a Regular Meeting of the Saline City Council held on July 9, 2018.

Adopted: July 9, 2018
Published: July 19, 2018
Effective: August 7, 2018