Category Archive for: ‘General Code Provisions’

Chapter 10—Urban Revitalization

EDITOR’S NOTE The following ordinances not codified herein, and specifically saved from repeal, have been adopted designating Urban Revitalization Areas in the City and remain in full force and effect.

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Chapter 9—Urban Renewal

EDITOR’S NOTE The following ordinances not codified herein, and specifically saved from repeal, have been adopted establishing Urban Renewal Areas in the City and remain in full force and effect.

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Chapter 8—Industrial Property Tax Exemptions

8.01 Purpose 8.02 Definitions 8.03 Period of Partial Exemption 8.04 Amounts Eligible for Exemption 8.05 Limitations 8.06 Applications 8.07 Approval 8.08 Exemption Repealed 8.09 Dual Exemptions Prohibited 8.01 PURPOSE. The purpose of this chapter is to provide for a partial exemption from property taxation of the actual value added to industrial real estate by the new construction of industrial real …

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Chapter 7—Fiscal Management

7.01 Purpose 7.02 Finance Officer 7.03 Cash Control 7.04 Fund Control 7.05 Operating Budget Preparation 7.06 Budget Amendments 7.07 Accounting 7.08 Financial Reports 7.01 PURPOSE. The purpose of this chapter is to establish policies and provide for rules and regulations governing the management of the financial affairs of the City. 7.02 FINANCE OFFICER. The Clerk is the finance and accounting …

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Chapter 6—City Elections

6.01 Nominating Method to be Used 6.02 Nominations by Petition 6.03 Adding Name by Petition 6.04 Preparation of Petition and Affidavit 6.05 Filing, Presumption, Withdrawals, Objections 6.06 Persons Elected 6.01 NOMINATING METHOD TO BE USED. All candidates for elective municipal offices shall be nominated under the provisions of Chapter 45 of the Code of Iowa. (Code of Iowa, Sec. 376.3) …

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Chapter 5—Operating Procedures

5.01 Oaths 5.02 Bonds 5.03 Duties: General 5.04 Books and Records 5.05 Transfer to Successor 5.06 Meetings 5.07 Conflict of Interest 5.08 Resignations 5.09 Removal of Appointed Officers and Employees 5.10 Vacancies 5.11 Gifts 5.12 Residence Requirement 5.01 OATHS. The oath of office shall be required and administered in accordance with the following: Qualify for Office. Each elected or appointed …

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Chapter 3—Municipal Infractions

3.01 Municipal Infraction 3.02 Environmental Violation 3.03 Penalties 3.04 Civil Citations 3.05 Alternative Relief 3.06 Criminal Penalties 3.01 MUNICIPAL INFRACTION. A violation of this Code of Ordinances or any ordinance or code herein adopted by reference or the omission or failure to perform any act or duty required by the same, with the exception of those provisions specifically provided under …

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Chapter 2—Charter

2.01 Title 2.02 Form of Government 2.03 Powers and Duties 2.04 Number and Term of Council 2.05 Term of Mayor 2.06 Copies on File 2.01 TITLE. This chapter may be cited as the charter of the City of Roland, Iowa.† 2.02 FORM OF GOVERNMENT. The form of government of the City is the Mayor-Council form of government. (Code of Iowa, …

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Chapter 1—Code of Ordinances

1.01 Title 1.02 Definitions 1.03 City Powers 1.04 Indemnity 1.05 Personal Injuries 1.06 Rules of Construction 1.07 Extension of Authority 1.08 Amendments 1.09 Catchlines and Notes 1.10 Altering Code 1.11 Severability 1.12 Warrants 1.13 General Standards for Action 1.14 Standard Penalty 1.01 TITLE. This code of ordinances shall be known and may be cited as the Code of Ordinances of …

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