NOTICE OF PASSAGE OF ORDINANCE 2018-5

AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF MARKLE, INDIANA, REGULATING THE CONSTRUCTION, RECONSTRUCTION, ERECTION, USE, MOVING, OCCUPANCY, AND ADDITION TO ALL BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES IN THE TOWN OF MARKLE, INDIANA; INCORPORATING BY REFERENCE BUILDING RULES, CODES, AND STANDARDS REQUIRED TO BE ENFORCED UNDER IC 36-7-2-9; PROVIDING FOR THE ISSUANCE OF PERMITS; PROVIDING FOR THE COMPLETION OF INSPECTIONS; PROVIDING FOR PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS; AND REPEALING ALL ORDINANCES AND PARTS OF ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT THEREWITH

Carolyn Hamilton, Clerk-Treasurer of the Town of Markle, Indiana, hereby certifies that on the 20th day of June 2018, the above referenced ordinance, generally referred to as the Town’s Building Code, was appropriately adopted at a duly constituted meeting of the Town Council of the Town of Markle, Indiana.

That Ordinance addresses in detail the following general and specific matters: The regulation of the construction, reconstruction, erection, use, moving, occupancy, and additions to all buildings and structures within the Town of Markle, Indiana. Incorporating by reference building rules, codes, and standards required to be enforced under Indiana Code 36-7-2-9. Providing for the issuance of permits and the completion of inspections. Finally, providing penalties for violations specifically as follows:

“SECTION 47: PENALTIES

A. Any person who violates any provision of this Code shall be deemed to have committed a Code violation and, upon conviction, shall be fined not more than one-hundred dollars ($100.00) for the first violation, and not more than two-hundred dollars ($200.00) for the second and each subsequent violation. Each day a violation continues after the expiration of the time set forth by legal notice specified in Section 45, constitutes a separate violation.

B. Any person in violation of this Code shall be liable to the Town for any expenses and costs.”

A complete copy of that Ordinance may be obtained during regular business hours at the Office of the Clerk-Treasurer, 197 E. Morse Street, Markle, Indiana 46770.

/S/ Carolyn Hamilton as Clerk-Treasurer

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