TOWN OF VERMONT ORDINANCE 95-l

April 10, 1995

AN ORDINANCE to codify the general ordinances of the Town of Vermont and to publish such ordinances in pamphlet form to be known as of the "Municipal Code of the Town of Vermont".

The Board of Supervisors of the Town of Vermont ordains as follows:

SECTION l. Pursuant to Wis. Stat. #66.035, the general ordinances of the Town of Vermont are hereby revised, updated and compiled into an harmonious whole to be known as the "Municipal Code of the Town of Vermont" a copy of which in pamphlet form has been on file in the office of the Town Clerk for not less than 2 weeks prior to adoption of this ordinance and shall be kept permanently on file hereafter is hereby adopted by reference as if fully set forth herein.

SECTION 2. The Clerk is directed to publish a copy of this enabling ordinance and to keep on file permanently and open for public inspection during regular office hours one or more copies of the Town of Vermont Code of Ordinances as hereby adopted by reference.

SECTION 3. This MUNICIPAL CODE of the Town of Vermont as herein adopted shall take effect on the day after publication of this ordinance in NEWS-SICKLE-ARROW-Mt. Horeb Mail.

ADOPTED: APRIL 10, 1995

ROBERT L. WRIGHT, TOWN CHAIRMAN

 

JOYCE L. PFISTER, CLERK

PUBLISHED APRIL 12, 1995

CHAPTER 1 - TOWN GOVERNMENT

1.00 AUTHORITY

1.01 GOVERNING AUTHORITIES

1,02 TOWN BOARD

1,03 ANNUAL TOWN MEETING

1.04 SPECIAL TOWN MEETING

1.05 PLAN COMMISSION

1.06 GENERAL REGULATIONS GOVERNING ALL TOWN OFFICERS

1.07 USE OF ALTERNATE SPECIAL ASSESSMENT PROCEDURES AUTHORIZED

1.08 ISSUANCE AND SERVICE OF CITATIONS

CHAPTER 2 - BUILDINGS

2.0l WISCONSIN UNIFORM DWELLING CODE ADOPTED

2.02 BUILDING INSPECTOR

2.03 BUILDING PERMITS

2.035 HOLDING TANKS

2.04 PENALTIES AND ENFORCEMENT

2.05 SEVERABILITY

CHAPTER 3 - MANUFACTURED HOMES, MOBILE HOMES, CAMPING AND RECREATIONAL TRAILERS, MOTOR HOMES, ETC. AS PERMANENT OR TEMPORARY DWELLINGS

3.01 PURPOSE

3.02 DEFINITIONS

3.03 PERMIT REQUIRED TO OCCUPY: EXCEPTIONS

3.04 PERMIT APPLICATION

3.05 RECREATIONAL VEHICLES

CHAPTER 4 -ROADS AND DRIVEWAYS

4.01 CONSTRUCTION OF PRIVATE DRIVEWAYS REGULATED

4.02 DEFINITION

4.03 DRIVEWAY PERMIT REQUIRED

4.04 FEE

4.05 EROSION CONTROL PLAN REQUIRED

4.06 SPECIFICATIONS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF DRIVEWAYS

4.07 ENGINEERING PLAN

4.08 EXISTING DRIVEWAYS AND FIELD ROADS

4.09 PENALTIES

4.10 VARIANCES AND EXCEPTIONS

CHAPTER 5 - MANDATORY RECYCLING

5.01 PURPOSE

5.02 STATUTORY AUTHORITY

5.03 ABROGATION AND GREATER RESTRICTIONS

5.04 INTERPRETATION

5.05 APPLICABILITY

5.06 EFFECTIVE DATE

5.07 DEFINITIONS

5.08 SEPARATION OF RECYCLABLE MATERIALS

5.09 SEPARATION REQUIREMENTS EXEMPTIONS

5.10 CARE OF SEPARATED RECYCLABLE MATERIALS

5.11 MANAGEMENT OF LEAD ACID BATTERIES, MAJOR APPLIANCES, WASTE OIL AND YARD WASTE

5.12 PREPARATION AND COLLECTION OF RECYCLABLE MATERIALS

5.13 RESPONSIBILITIES OF OWNERS OR DESIGNATED AGENTS OF MULTIPLE FAMILY DWELLINGS

5.14 RESPONSIBILITIES OF OWNERS OR DESIGNATED AGENTS OF NON-RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES AND PROPERTIES

5.15 PROHIBITIONS ON DISPOSAL OF RECYCLABLE MATERIALS

5.16 ENFORCEMENT

CHAPTER 6 - SHORT TERM AMUSEMENT AND RECREATION EVENTS

6.01 LICENSE REQUIRED

6.02 AMUSEMENT RECREATION ACTIVITY DEFINED

6.03 APPLICATION, FEE, ISSUANCE

6.04 DURATION OF LICENSE

6.05 INSPECTION AND INVESTIGATION OF APPLICATION

6.06 RESTRICTIONS ON ISSUANCE OF LICENSE: GROUNDS FOR NON-RENEWAL

6.07 SUSPENSION OR REVOCATION OF LICENSE

CHAPTER 7 - LAND DIVISIONS

7.01 AUTHORITY, PURPOSE AND INTERPRETATION

7.02 DEFINITIONS

7.03 EXCEPTIONS

7.04 GENERAL PROVISIONS

7.05 PROCEDURE FOR SUBMITTING PROPOSALS FOR BUILDING SITES, LAND DIVISIONS, AND REZONING

7.06 DESIGN STANDARDS

7.07 BASIS FOR APPROVAL

7.08 VARIATIONS AND EXCEPTIONS

7.09 FEE

7.10 ENFORCEMENT, PENALTIES AND REMEDIES

CHAPTER 8 - COMPREHENSIVE PLAN

SECTION 1 - TITLE AND PURPOSE

SECTION II - AUTHORITY

SECTION III - ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE

SECTION IV - PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

SECTION V - TOWN PLAN COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION

SECTION VI - PUBLIC HEARING

SECTION VII - ADOPTION OF TOWN COMPREHENSIVE PLAN

SECTION VIII - SEVERABILITY

SECTION IX - EFFECTIVE DATE"

CHAPTER 9 - FIRE PROTECTION

9.01 INTENT

9.02 FIRE PROTECTION WITHIN THE TOWN

9.03 ENFORCEMENT; PENALTY

CHAPTER 10 - SPECIAL OR SEASONAL WEIGHT LIMITS

SECTION 1 - AUTHORITY

SECTION II - ADOPTION

SECTION III - OVERWEIGHT PERMITS

SECTION IV - PENALTIES

SECTION IV - EFFECTIVE DATE

CHAPTER 11 - EXTENSION OF TOWN OFFICER TERMS IN RESPONSE TO ELECTION LAW CHANGES

CHAPTER 12 - JOINT MUNICIPAL COURT

12.1 - AUTHORITY

12.2 - PURPOSE

12.3 - SCOPE

12.4 - COURT ESTABLISHED

12.5 - JURISDICTION

12.6 - MUNICIPAL JUDGE

12.7 - HOURS

12.8 - LOCATION

12.9 - PROCEDURE

12.10 - COLLECTION AND RETURN OF FORFEITURES

12.11 - CONTEMPT OF COURT

12.12 - STIPULATIONS AND DEPOSITS IN MUNICIPAL COURT

12.13 - INTERGOVERNMENTAL COOPERATION AGREEMENT

12.14 - CREATION OF THE POSITION OF CLERK OF THE MUNICIPAL COURT

CHAPTER 13 - ORDINANCE REGULATING THE SITING OF WIND ENERGY SYSTEMS

13 I - TITLE AND PURPOSE

13 II - AUTHORITY

13 III - ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE

13 IV- DEFINITIONS

13 V - REGULATIONS AND PERMITTING

13 VI - RELATIONSHIP TO OTHER LAWS

13 VII - SEVERABILITY

13 VIII - EFFECTIVE DATE

CHAPTER 14 - NONMETALLIC MINING ORDINANCE

14 I - PREAMBLE

14 II - INTENT

14 III - INTERPRETATION

14 IV- DEFINITIONS

14 V - NONMETALLIC MINING

14 VI - PROCEDURES

14 VII - EFFECTIVE DATE

14 VIII - EXCEPTIONS FROM ORDINANCE

14 IX - ENFORCEMENT AND PENALTIES

CHAPTER 15 - REGULATING BLASTING WITHIN THE TOWN OF VERMONT

15 I - TITLE

15 II - AUTHORITY

15 III - PURPOSE AND INTENT

15 IV- DEFINITIONS

15 V - APPLICABILITY

15 VI - THE APPLICATION

15 VII - BLASTING LIMITS

15 VIII - PRE-BLASTING SURVEY

15 IX- PROCEDURES

15 X - NOTIFICATION OF BLASTING

15 XI - BLASTING SCHEDULE

15 XII - BLASTING LOG

15 XIII - MONITORING

15 XIV - FINANCIAL ASSURANCE

15 XV- PERMIT DURATIONS. RENEWALS AND FEES

15 XVI - REVOCATION AND SUSPENSION

15 XVII - PENALTIES

15 XVIII - SEVERABILITY AND INTERPRETATION

15 XIX - NO LIABILITY FOR DAMAGES

15 XX - EFFECTIVE DATE

CHAPTER 20 - GENERAL PROVISIONS

20.01 RULES OF CONSTRUCTION

20.02 CONFLICT AND SEPARABILITY

20.03 CLERK TO FILE DOCUMENTS INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE

20.04 PENALTY PROVISIONS

20.05 REPEAL OF GENERAL ORDINANCES

20.06 EFFECT OF REPEALS

20.07 TITLE; EFFECTIVE DATE; CITATION

20.08 STYLE OR ORDINANCES; ADDITIONS, AMENDMENTS AND REPEALS

20.09 CLERK TO FILE ORDINANCES; SUPPLEMENTAL SHEET