Details for Town of Burns Harbor - Legals - Ad from 2021-04-30

ORDINANCE 304-2021 AN ORDINANCE OF THE BURNS HARBOR TOWN COUNCIL AMENDING THE TEXT OF CHAPTER 1 CONCERNING MOTOR VEHICLE/TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS FEES IN THE TOWN OF BURNS HARBOR, INDIANA. WHEREAS, in July 2009, the Burns Harbor Town Council passed Ordinance 223-2009 regarding various Town Code violations and associated fees relative to the same in Burns Harbor, Indiana; and WHEREAS, upon a review of the previously established fees for Motor Vehicle/Traffic Violations, the Burns Harbor Town Council has determined the need to update and revise these fees in amounts that adequately deter such violations and to cover the costs associated with the violations; and NOW THEREFORE, be it and it is hereby ordained by the Burns Harbor Town Council that Chapter 1, Article I, Section 1-12, VIOLATIONS BUREAU EXHIBIT A, Motor Vehicle/Traffic Violations of the Town Code of the Town of Burns Harbor shall be amended as follows: Motor Vehicle/Traffic Violations Town Code State Statute Violation Type Fine 1st Offense/2nd Offense Section 8-6 9-21-16-8 Parking in a no parking zone $50.00 $50.00 Section 8-5 Violating 8-ton weight limit on Town Roads $2,500.00 $7,500.00 Section 9-1(3) Parking as to obstruct traffic $50.00 $50.00 Section 8-3 Leaving vehicle on street over 72 hours $50.00 $50.00 Section 8-4 9-22-1 Junk or abandoned vehicle $50.00 $100.00 Section 9-2(13) Common nuisance $50.00 $50.00 This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage, approval, recording and publication as provided by law. All of which is ADOPTED this 14th day of April, 2021. Town Council of the Town of Burns Harbor Nicholas Loving, President Eric Hull, Vice-President Toni Biancardi Roseann Bozak Angie Scott Attest: Jane M. Jordan, IAMC, MMC, CPFA, CPFIM Clerk-Treasurer 4/30 - 68653 - hspaxlp