Code Enforcement

Here are some of the more commonly asked about village codes.

 

SWIMMING POOL FENCES:

SECTION 32.05 OF VILLAGE ZONING ORDINANCE

No Public or private swimming pool shall be erected unless the same be entirely enclosed by buildings, fences or walls not less than five (5) nor more than seven (7) feet in height and of such construction that a child may not reach the pool from the street or from any adjacent property without opening a door or gate or scaling a wall or fence.  Holes or openings in the fence shall be four (4) inches or less.  Such fences or walls shall be equipped with self-latching gates or doors. The latching device shall be located not less than four (4) feet above the ground and be inside the gate. All doors from houses and garages must also be self-closing and self-latching.

 

FIRE: 

TITLE II, ARTICLE 6, SECTION 8

It shall be unlawful to build or light any bonfire close to any building or structure or on an asphalt street or sidewalk pavement.

 

BURNING LEAVES, REFUSE & GARBAGE:

TITLE II, ARTICLE 6, SECTION 9

It shall be unlawful to burn any garbage, or other organic refuse outside of any building at any time in the Village.  It shall be unlawful to burn paper, excelsior or other material, which may be blown about by the wind anywhere in the Village unless the same is burned in a stove, fireplace or furnace or in an incinerator sufficiently fine to prevent the escape of ignited particles.  It shall be unlawful to burn grass or leaves at any time except between the hours of sunrise and sunset.

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