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Ordinance 2016-03

 

ORDINANCE NO. 2016-03

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE  13,  CHAPTER  13.04 OF THE JOHNSON MUNICIPAL CODE AND AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 2007-13, AND PRESCRIBING THE PROCEDURE FOR SETTING THE REGULARLY SCHEDULED MEETINGS OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION  FOR  THE CITY  OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS

WHEREAS, a portion of Ordinance No. 22 of the Town of Johnson has been codified as Section 13.04.12 of Chapter 13.04 of Title 13 of the Johnson Municipal Code and deals with meetings of the Johnson Planning Commission;

WHEREAS, Sec. 125 of Ordinance No. 2007-13 at subsection (2), paragraph (a) states 'that a month's first meeting of the Planning Commission is held on the second Tuesday of that month'; and,

WHEREAS, there is no city ordinance or resolution which specifically prescribes when meetings of the Johnson Planning Commission are to be held.

NOW  THEREFORE,  BE IT ORDAINED     BYTHE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY  OF JOHNSON,  ARKANSAS, That:

SECTION 1: From and after the effective date of this ordinance, Section 13.04.12 Meetings of the Johnson Municipal Code shall reads as follows:

"13.04.12 Meetings:     The Planning Commission shall meet at least quarterly on regular meeting days and times as determined by the Commission members from time to time. Until changed as provided herein, the planning commission meetings will be held on the first Thursday of a month beginning at 6:00 PM. Provided , however, that any change in the regular planning commission meeting day or time must be announced at the two regular planning commission meetings prior to the change taking effect. A special meeting of the planning commission may be held on any day and time set by the Commission and announced at the regular meeting preceding the special meeting, or upon the call of the Mayor and City Council. All meetings, absent an emergency, shall be held at City Hall."

SECTION 2: That Section 125 of Ordinance 2007-13, subsection (2), paragraph (a) is

                                          hereby amended by deleting the following words in the 2nd sentence of said   paragraph: 11 •  •  which is held  on the second Tuesday  thereof. 11

SECTION 3: That all ordinances, parts of ordinances, or Johnson Municipal Code provisions in conflict with the provisions of Section 1 or Section 2 hereof are hereby expressly repealed to the extent of any such conflict.

PASSED AND APPROVED  on this 9th day of Feruaury, 2016