AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 26-89, TO AUTHORIZE THE LICKING
COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS TO SUBMIT THE QUESTION "SHALL THE CHARTER OF
THE VILLAGE OF GRANVILLE BE AMENDED AS RECOMMENDED BY THE VILLAGE
COUNCIL", TO THE ELECTORS OF THE VILLAGE ON THE NOVEMBER 1989 BALLOT, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY.
WHEREAS, Pursuant to Section 10. 11 of the Granville Charter of the Village of Council; anadCharter Amendment may be initiated by a twot-hirds vote of
WHEREAS, the Village Law Director and Utilities Director recommended Charter modificationS, and;
WHEREAS, Ordinance No. 26-89 incorrectly stated the recommended changes in Section 8. 01 of the Charter;
NOW, THEREFORE, Be It Resolved by the Council of the Village of Granville, that the Charter of the Village of Granville be amended as follows:
Section I: (A) The second sentence of Section 5. 05 shall be amended to read as follows:
Formal advertising, bidding and public opening and tabulation of bids shall be required only as to purchases estimated to cost ten thousand dollars or more.
B) Section 8. 01 be amended to read as follows:
There shall be a Municipal Planning Commission consisting of five (5) members. Four members shall be electors who hold no other public office or employment, appointed
by the Council to serve for overlapping terms of three (3)
years; and one (1) shall be either a member of the Board of Education who is a resident of the municipality or its designee, appointed annually by the Board as the Board shall determine; and a member of Council, designated annually by Council shall serve as an ex-officio member. Minutes of all Planning Commission meetings shall be available for public examination during regular office hours. The Commission shall adopt its own rules and elect its officers annually. It shall have all the power and authority conferred upon planning commissions by State law and such other duties as may be imposed upon it by ordinance. Its members shall serve as such without compensation.
C) Section 8. 02 shall be amended to read as follows:
Board of Zoning and Building Appeals
There shall be a Board of Zoning and Building Appeals consist- ing of five electors who hold no other public office or employment, appointed by Council, for overlapping terms of three (3) years, to be determined by Council. The Board shall adopt its own rules and elect its officers annually. It shall have the power to hear and decide applications for exceptions to, and variances in the application of resolutions, ordinances, regulations governing zoning and building in the municipality, and to hear and decide appeals from orders of administrative officials or agencies governing zoning and building in the municipality, all as may be required for justice and avoid unreasonable hardship, subject to such reasonable standards and procedures as shall be prescribed by ordinance.
ORDINANCE NO. 28-89
Ordinance No. 28-89
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Passed this 6- Zi
That this ordinance is hereby declared to be an
emergency measure necessary for the health, safety,
and welfare of said Village of Granville for the
reason that immediate passage will permit placement
of these matters on the November ballot; wherefore,
this ordinance shall be in full force and effect from
and immediately after its passage.
These amendments shall be placed before the Electors
of the Village at the November 7, 1989 election as
provided in the Constitution and Statutes of the
State of Ohio.
ida:pi #*Lpit9. 823/.£ Clerk- of Council
APPROVED AS TO FORM:
day of 41-- 1989.
MIaiytoir-Ze1.- 1L ,
I, Catherine M. Miller, Clerk of Council of the Village of Granville, Licking
County, Ohio, do hereby certify that the foregoing ordinance is a true and
exact copy of Ordinance No. 28-89 adopted by Village Council at their regular
meeting of September 6, 1989.
Catherine M. Miller, Clerk of Council