Section 103-396; Ord. 17385; Amending Chapter 11 RE: Weeds on Recently Annexed Property


Ordinance No.            17385              Council Bill No.            B 249-02A           

AN ORDINANCE

amending Chapter 11 of the City Code as it relates to weeds on recently annexed property; 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.  Chapter 11 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri, is hereby amended as follows:

Material to be added underlined.

DIVISION 4. WEEDS
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Sec. 11-257.  Recently annexed property.

    This division shall not apply to recently annexed property ten acres or more in area that is zoned A-1.  For purposes of this section, property shall be considered “recently annexed property” only for the first three years following its annexation into the city and only if it was annexed after September 30, 2003 and only if annexation of the property was approved by the voters under Section 71.015 RSMo.

    SECTION 2.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after the earliest date on which one of the annexations submitted to the voters on August 6, 2002 takes effect.

    PASSED this 15th day of July, 2002.