ORDINANCE # 910 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING84017 | 08/08/2020 | Ad id: 9-0000608203-01
ORDINANCE # 910 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ADMINISTRATIVE CODE ENFORCEMENT HEARING PROGRAM WITHIN SUMMIT COUNTY PREAMBLE WHEREAS, the Summit County Council has determined that administrative enforcement of the duly adopted rules and regulations of its Special Service Districts as well as the provisions of the Summit County Code and applicable state statutes (altogether referred to herein as "code") is in the best interests of the citizens of the County; and WHEREAS, Summit County has adopted an Administrative Code Enforcement program to aid in code enforcement which initially imposes civil penalties for code violations; and WHEREAS, the Special Service Districts also have need to enforce their duly adopted regulations through civil enforcement but have no ability or mechanism to administer that enforcement; and WHEREAS, the Summit County Council is the Governing Board of the Special Services Districts and also acts as the adopting body of their respective regulations; and WHEREAS, allowing the Districts to join in and utilize the civil enforcement of the Administrative Code Enforcement Program would be an efficient use of governmental resources and tax dollars; and WHEREAS, the Summit County Council has determined that the Administrative Code Enforcement Hearing Program should be amended to allow special service districts within the county to have access to and use of the Administrative Code Enforcement Hearing Program; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE SUMMIT COUNTY COUNCIL AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Title 1, Chapter 13 of the Summit County Code should be amended as provided in the attached Appendix A. Section 2. That the Special Service Districts desiring to utilize the Administrative Code Enforcement Hearing Program shall enter into interlocal agreements with Summit County to further define the costs and responsibilities associated with the program. Section 3. Severability. If any provision or clause of this Ordinance or the application thereof to any person or circumstances is held to be unconstitutional or otherwise invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity shall not affect other sections, provisions, clauses or applications hereof which can be implemented without the invalid provision, clause or application hereof. To this end, the provisions and sections of this Ordinance are declared to be severable. Section 4. Effective date. The County legislative body herewith finds that for the immediate preservation of the peace, health and safety of the County and the inhabitants thereof, this Ordinance shall be effective on _______________, 2020. APPROVED, ADOPTED, AND PASSED and ordered published by the Summit County Council, this 5th day of August, 2020 SUMMIT COUNTY COUNCIL SUMMIT COUNTY, STATE OF UTAH _____________________ Doug Clyde, Chair ATTEST SUMMIT COUNTY COUNCIL _____________________ County Clerk APPROVED AS TO FORM SUMMITY COUNTY ATTORNEY ____________________ DEPUTY COUNTY ATTORNEY Councilmember Carson Aye Councilmember Robinson Aye Councilmember Clyde Aye Councilmember Armstrong Aye Councilmember Wright Aye PUBLISHED IN THE PARK RECORD ON SATURDAY AUGUST 8, 2020.