City Code

Below listed are the chapters of the Belle Plaine City Code. (All attachments are pdf files. Adobe Reader is required to view the documents.)

Table of Contents

Chapters

                
Chapter 1           Operations and Administration                                                                                  
Chapter 2 Boards and Commissions 
Chapter 3 Licenses and Regulations 
Chapter 4 Public Health and Protection
Chapter 5 Motor Vehicles and Traffic 
Chapter 6 Streets, Sidewalks and Public Ways 
Chapter 7 Public Utilities 
Chapter 8 Animal Regulations and Licensing 
Chapter 9  Franchise Agreements 
Chapter 10 Minnesota State Building, Electrical and Plumbing Code 
    
Chapter 11 ZONING ORDINANCE 
  1100 - Intent, Purpose and Scope  
  1101 - Definitions  
  1102 - Non Conforming Lots, Uses and Structures  
  1103 - Zoning Administration  
        1103.00 - Zoning Administration     
   1103.01 - Powers Given to the City Council    
   1103.02 - Enforcement     
   1103.03 - Enforcement Officer     
   1103.04 - Appeals     
   1103.05 - Variances     
   1103.06- Ordinance Amendments and Land Rezonings    
   1103.07 - Site Plan Review     
   1103.08 - Conditional Uses     
   1103.09 - Public Hearings     
   1103.10 - Administration - Certificate of Occupancy    
   1103.11 - Fees, Charges and Expenses     
   1103.12 - Interim Uses     
  1104 - General Provisions   
  1105 - Zoning District Regulations   
   1105.01 - Establishment of Zoning Districts and Provisions for Official Zoning Map   
   1105.02 - Rules for Interpretation of District Boundaries    
   1105.03 - Restricting Certain Retail Development in the City   
   1105.04 - A-2 Rural Residential District     
   1105.05 - R-1 Single family Residential District    
   1105.06 - R-2 Single Family Residential District    
   1105.07 - R-3 Single and Two Family Residential District    
   1105.08 - R-7 Mixed Housing Residential District    
   1105.09 - R-MH Manufactured Homes     
   1105.10 - B-2 Highway Commercial District     
   1105.11 - B-3 Central business District     
   1105.12 - I-2 Industrial District     
   1105.13 - Industrial/Commercial District     
   1105.14 - Public/Institutional District     
   1105.15 - Planned Unit Development (Overlay)     
   1105.16 - FP Flood Plain District     
   1105.17 - S-1 Shoreland District     
  1106 - Conditional Uses   
  1107 - Special Provisions   
   1107.01 - Performance Standards     
   1107.02 - Fences     
   1107.03 - Screening and Landscaping     
   1107.04 - Television and Radio Antennas    
   1107.05 - Swimming Pools     
   1107.06 - Moving of Buildings     
   1107.07 - Pole Buildings     
   1107.08 - Outside Storage     
   1107.09 - Land Filling Soil, Sand or Other Materials    
   1107.10 - Excavation of Soils     
   1107.11 - Essential Services     
   1107.12 - Off Street Parking and Driveways    
   1107.13 - Loading Faculties     
   1107.14 - Fire Pits     
   1107.15 - Aviation Requirements     
   1107.16 - Home Occupations     
   1107.17 - Highway Commercial and Industrial Design Standards    
   1107.18 - Wind Energy Conversion Systems     
   1107.19 - Public Property/Right of Way     
   1107.20 - Signs     
   1107.21 - Storm Water Management     
   1107.22 - Preservation of Belle Plaine's Character Design Standards    
   1107.23 - Housing Ordinance for Rental Property    
  1108 - Violations and Penalty and Effective Date   
  1109 - Land and Water Preservation    
    
Chapter 12  SUBDIVISION ORDINANCE 


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