Village of Lake Isabella Ordinances
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Updated 2-3-2017

 

 

 


“No organic law can ever be framed with a provision specifically applicable to every question which may occur in practical administration.  No foresight can anticipate, nor any document of reasonable length contain express provisions for all possible questions.”
– Abraham Lincoln (First Inaugural Address, 1861)

The ordinance adoption process
Zoning Ordinances Non-zoning Ordinance

Step 1:  A draft of an ordinance is introduced before the Planning Commission and a public hearing date is set.  Under Michigan la there are certain notification requirements that must be met in terms of mailings and publications.

Step 1:  A draft of the proposed ordinance is introduced before the Village Council and a public hearing date set.  The Village Charter establishes requirements for publication and notice of the Village Council public hearing.

Step 2:  A public hearing is held.

Step 3:  The Planning Commission makes a recommendation on the draft to the Village Council

Step 2:  A public hearing is held.

Step 4:  The draft is introduced before the Village Council and a public hearing set.  The Village Charter establishes requirements for publication and notice of the Village Council public hearing.

Step 3: The Village Council takes action on the draft.

Step 5:  A public hearing is held.

Step 6:  The Village Council takes action on the draft.

 

Recent & Proposed Ordinances

Ordinance #  Summary Status
2016-08 An ordinance to amend the regulation of fences in the zoning code. A public hearing is planned for the April 25, 2017 Village Council meeting.

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Lake Isabella Village Charter - As Amended in 2016

Codified Ordinances

 

Article II - Village Administration

 

Article IV - Transportation & Public Works

 

Article VI - General Nuisance Regulations

 

Article VIII - Taxation & Business Regulation

 

Article X - Utilities & Construction

 

Article XII - Planning & Zoning

Chapter 1202

Intent

Chapter 1204

Definitions

Chapter 1210

Lots in Common Ownership

Chapter 1212

General Provisions

Chapter 1214

Site Plans

Chapter 1216

Condominiums

Chapter 1218

Communication Towers

Chapter 1220

Accessory Structures

Chapter 1222

Fences & Walls

Chapter 1226

Borrow Pits

Chapter 1230

Non-Conforming Uses, Structures, and Land

Chapter 1232

Districts

Chapter 1234

Lake Residential 1 (LR-1)

Chapter 1236

Lake Residential 2 (LR-2)

Chapter 1238

Lake Residential 3 (LR-3)

Chapter 1240

Airport Residential (AR)

Chapter 1242

Commercial (C-1)

Chapter 1244

Airport Commercial (AC)

Chapter 1246

Coldwater Business Districts

Chapter 1248

Research & Light Manufacturing (RLM)

Chapter 1250

Agricultural (A-1)

Chapter 1252

Waterfront-Shoreland Overlay (WS)

Chapter 1254

Open Space Recreational (OSR)

Chapter 1256

Accessory Structures in Non-Residential Districts

Chapter 1260    Permitted & Special Land Use Matrix
Chapter 1262

Special Land Uses

Chapter 1272

Home Occupations & Home Businesses

Chapter 1276

Day Care & Child Care Centers

Chapter 1282

Planned Unit Development (PUD)

Chapter 1292

Off Street Parking

Chapter 1294

Regulation of Funneling

Chapter 1302

Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA)

Chapter 1304

Planning Commission

1304 Appendix

Planning Commission Bylaws

Chapter 1312

Administration

Chapter 1322

Amendments & Moratoriums

Appendix I

Zoning Map

 

 

 


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