Section 101-211 Ord. 16432; Amending Chapter 13 RE: Garage Sales


Ordinance No.           16432               Council Bill No.           B 122-00            

AN ORDINANCE

amending Chapter 13 of the City Code as it relates to garage sales; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.  Section 13-20 (c) of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri, is hereby repealed and replaced with the following:

Sec. 1320.  Application of regulations.  

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    (c)       Garage sales.  

(1)    No more than two garage sales may be conducted at any dwelling in a calendar year.  However, a third garage sale may be conducted at a dwelling if the sale is conducted by a resident who is moving from the dwelling or by the estate or heir of a person who died while living at the dwelling.

(2)    No more than two garage sales may be conducted at any nonresidential use located in a residential zoning district.

        (3)    No garage sale shall be conducted between 8:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. No garage sale shall last for more than three (3) days.

        (4)    No food shall be served at a garage sale without the required permit from the Health Department.

        (5)    A garage sale shall not be used to sell items purchased for resale.

        (6)    It shall be unlawful for any person to advertise, conduct or permit to be conducted, any garage sale in violation of this section.

    SECTION 2.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 1st day of May, 2000.