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Ordinances

This page outlines recently adopted ordinances in the Village and highlights important ordinances for residents.

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Recently Adopted Ordinances

Mobile Food Truck Ordinance - Adopted August 18, 2021
Mobile Food Truck Ordinance 
Mobile Food Truck Application
Mobile Food Truck Resolution - Adopted July 21, 2021

Golf Cart Ordinance - Adopted June 9, 2021
Golf Cart Ordinance 
Golf Cart Registration


Important Ordinances for Residents

Garage Sales
Chapter 22, Article II
  • A permit must be obtained from Village Hall
  • Garage Sale permits are only issued to residents, businesses are not eligible
  • Permits are valid for 3 consecutive days only
  • No more than 2 permits will be issued per address per calendar year (with the exception of the Village Wide Garage Sale)
  • Garage Sale signs must be:
    • Placed no more than 1 day prior to the sale date, and removed no more than 12 hours after the sale date, with only 3 signs permitted
    • No larger than 3 feet by 2 feet
    • Placed on private property only, not obstructing traffic

Weeds, Litter, and Unsafe Trees
Chapter 24-6, IPMC 302.4 

The owner or person in control of any private premises is responsible for:

  • Maintaining premises to be free of noxious weeds, grasses and unsafe trees or limbs
  • Cutting weeds and grasses on vacant lots or other premises prior to going to seed
  • Maintaining a grass height of less than 6 inches 
  • Correcting any ordinance violation within 48 hours of notice. If the condition is not corrected within 48 hours of violation notice, the Village, or it's contractor may complete necessary work at the Village's current established rate. The minimum fee is $95. 

Trash Receptacles

Chapter 24-37

  • Do not place trash receptacles at the curb more than 24 hours before pickup
  • Trash receptacles must be removed from the curb within 24 hours of pickup
  • The same rules apply to large trash items scheduled for pickup

Sidewalks
Chapter 28, Article II

It is the owner or occupant's responsibility to:

  • Keep sidewalks free from sand, dirt, rubbish, litter, and filth
  • Promptly remove all ice and snow

 

Parking
  • No person shall park on any paved street between the hours of 2:30 am and 6:00am of any day (Chapter 32-75)
  • All motor vehicles, recreational vehicles, trailers, etc must be parked on surfaces which meet the requirements of parking areas as outline in Chapter 36-450, and not on any grasses.