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2014 Adopted Ordinances


Ord. No. 2014-01
-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Declaring Surplus Certain Vehicles and Equipment Owned by the City of Covington (Alexius)
(Adopted on January 7, 2014; effective on January 24, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-02  -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Official Zoning Map of the City of Covington, Louisiana, to Reclassify a 3.6 Acre Tract of Land Along Collins Boulevard From CN (Neighborhood Commercial) to CR (Regional Commercial) (Zoning Case No. 13-11-01Rezoning) (Alexius)
(Adopted on January 21, 2014; effective on February 7, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-03    -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Appendix B, Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance of 2010, Part 3. Use Districts, Sec. 3.17. CBD-Community Business District and Sec. 3.31. HDC-MUOD Historic Downtown Covington Mixed-Use Overlay District (Zoning Case No. 13-12-06TXT) (Alexius)
(Adopted on February 18, 2014; effective on March 7, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-04
-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Enlarging the Boundaries of the City of Covington, Louisiana, Describing the Property to be Annexed and Added Thereto as a 4.2 Acre Parcel of Land on the Southwest Corner of U.S. Highway 190 Business (E. Boston Street) and U.S. Highway 190 (Claiborne Pass/Front Street) and also Classifying this Property as CR (Regional Commercial) as the Zoning District Under the Zoning Laws of the City of Covington (Zoning Case No. 14-02-01ANNEX) (Alexius)
(Adopted on April 1, 2014; effective on May 12, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-05 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 14 Animals, Sec. 14-1. Definitions, Sec. 14-5. Keeping of Certain Animals Regulated and Sec. 14-8. Dangerous and Vicious Animals (O'Keefe)
(Adopted on May 6, 2014; effective on May 23, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-06-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 98 Utilities, Article II. Solid Waste, Division 2. City Dump and Landfill (Alexius)
(Adopted on May 6, 2014; effective on May 23, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-07-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the 2014 Budget for the Peter Atkins Park Basketball Court Roof Project (Alexius)
(Adopted on May 6, 2014; effective on May 23, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-08 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Enlarging the Boundaries of the City of Covington, Louisiana, Describing the Property to be Annexed and Added Thereto as a 0.45 Acre Parcel of Land Located Near the Southwest Corner of Riverside Drive and U.S. Highway 190, Which Property is Bounded on the North by Riverside Drive (formerly known as First Street), on the South by Third Street, on the East by U.S. Highway 190 (formerly known as Mandeville Highway) and on the West by the Unconstructed Thelma Street and Also Classifying this Property as CR (Regional Commercial) as the Zoning District Under the Zoning Laws of the City of Covington (Zoning Case No. 14-04-02ANNEX) (Alexius)
(Adopted on June 17, 2014; effective on July 28, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-09-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 62 Law Enforcement, to Add Sec. 62-2. Deputy Chief of Police (O'Keefe)
(Adopted on July 1, 2014; effective on July 18, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-10 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Levying, Imposing and Adopting the Current Millage Rates on all Property Subject to Taxation in the City of Covington, State of Louisiana, for the Year 2014 (Alexius)
(Adopted on July 15, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-11 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Declaring a Portion of West 34th Avenue (formerly Ninth Street - Not Constructed), Situated Between U.S. Highway 190 (Collins Boulevard) and North Florida Street, Located in Second Connely Addition to the Town of Covington, City of Covington, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, Abandoned, Vacated, Closed and Not Needed for Public Purposes (Planning Case No. 14-05-01Street/Alley Revocation) (Alexius)
(Adopted on July 15, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-12 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Official Zoning Map of the City of Covington, Louisiana, to Reclassify Lot 8, Square 2604, Division of New Covington, Covington, Louisiana (Which Property is Located at the Corner of West 27th Avenue and North Jackson Street), From CO (Commercial Office/Professional) to ML (Light Industrial/Manufacturing) (Zoning Case No. 14-05-01Rezoning) (Alexius)
(Adopted on July 15, 2014; effective on August 1, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-13 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 98 Utilities, Article IV. Rates and Charges, Sec. 98-122. Water Rates, Subsection (C); Sec. 98-123. Sewerage Rates, Subsection (C); and Sec. 98-133. Reduction of Certain Fees for the Elderly and Disabled (Alexius)
(Adopted on July 15, 2014; effective on August 1, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-14 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Barkley Parc Planned Residential District and the Official Zoning Map of the City of Covington, Louisiana, to Include and Reclassify a 1.67 Acre Parcel of Ground, Situated in Section 32, Township 6 South, Range 11 East (Northwest Corner of West 21st Avenue and Barkley Boulevard), City of Covington, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, From CN (Neighborhood Commercial) to PRD (Planned Residential District) With an RS-1 Single-Family Residential District Base Zoning (Zoning Case No. 14-06-01Rezoning) (Alexius)
(Adopted on August 5, 2014; effective on August 22, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-15 -- 
An
Ordinance of the City of Covington Declaring Surplus, Fixing the Minimum Price, and Authorizing Sale of Equipment (O'Keefe)
(Adopted on August 5, 2014; effective on August 22, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-16 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the 2014 Budget for Health Insurance, Demolitions of Abandoned Houses and Air Conditioning Condensers at the Greater Covington Center (Alexius)
(Adopted on August 5, 2014; effective on August 22, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-17  -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 66 Offenses and Miscellaneous Provisions, Article VI. Offenses Against Municipal Government, Sec. 66-177. Smoking in Municipal Buildings Prohibited (Alexius)
(Adopted on August 5, 2014; effective on August 22, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-18  -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 74 Peddlers, Curbside Solicitors for Nonprofit Donations and Door-to-Door Solicitors (Alexius)
(Adopted on August 5, 2014; effective on August 22, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-19 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Appendix A Subdivisions, Article 3. Subdivision Applications and Procedures, Sec. 3.6. Major Subdivision Applications and Procedures (Planning Case No. 14-08-01TXT)
(Alexius)
(Adopted on August 19, 2014; effective on September 5, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-20  -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Appendix B Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance of 2010, Part 4. General Provisions, Sec. 4.3. Accessory Use Regulations and Sec. 4.5. Supplemental Lot, Yard and Open Space Regulations (Zoning Case No. 14-08-02TXT) (Alexius)
(Adopted on August 19, 2014; effective September 5, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-21 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Appendix B Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance of 2010, Part 7. Board of Adjustment, Sec. 7.3. Board of Adjustment Meeting Procedure and Sec. 7.4. Board of Adjustment Appeal Process (Zoning Case No. 14-08-03TXT) (Alexius)
(Adopted on August 19, 2014; effective September 5, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-22 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Authorizing the Mayor to Enter into an Intergovernmental Agreement with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office to Provide a Parishwide Radio System (O'Keefe)
(Adopted on October 7, 2014; effective October 24, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-23 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Appendix B Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance of 2010, Part 2. Definitions and Rules of Interpretation, Part 3. Use Districts and Part 4. General Provisions (Zoning Case No. 14-10-04TXT) (Alexius)
(Adopted on October 21, 2014; effective November 7, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-24
-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 54 Historic Preservation (Alexius)
(Adopted on October 21, 2014; effective November 7, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-25 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Appendix B Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance of 2010, Part 4. General Provisions, Sec. 4.2. Landscaping, Subsection 4.210. Buffer Planting Areas (Zoning Case No. 14-10-05TXT) (Alexius)
(Adopted on October 21, 2014; effective November 7, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-26 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Decreasing the Boundaries of the City of Covington, Louisiana, Describing the Area to be De-Annexed Thereto, and Describing the Boundaries to be Excluded From Said Municipality (Alexius)
(Introduced on June 17, 2014; adopted on November 18, 2014; effective December 29, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-27 
-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Setting the Compensation for the Mayor of the City of Covington for 2015 (Alexius)
(Introduced on September 16, 2014; adopted on November 18, 2014; effective January 1, 2015)

Ord. No. 2014-28  
-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Adopting the 2015 Operating Budget and the Five Year Capital Outlay Budget for the Years 2015-2019 for the City of Covington (Alexius)
(Introduced on September 16, 2014; adopted on November 18, 2014; effective January 1, 2015)

Ord. No. 2014-29 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Authorizing the Mayor to Execute all Legal Documents Necessary to Accept a Donation of Immovable Property, Said Immovable Property Being Located in Square 2010, Division of New Covington, City of Covington, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, Which Square is Bounded by West 21st Avenue, South Filmore Street, West 20th Avenue and South Pierce Street (Alexius)
(Introduced on October 7, 2014; public hearing an action on November 18, 2014; effective December 5, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-30 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Appendix B, Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance of 2010, Part 3. Use Districts, Sec. 3.8. RSL Single-family Residential-Existing Small Lots, Sec. 3.9. RS-1 Single-Family Residential, Sec. 3.10. RS-2 Single-Family Residential, Sec. 3.12. RS-3 Two-Family Residential, Sec. 3.13. RM-1 Three- and Four-Family Residential and Sec. 3.14. RM-2 Multifamily Residential (Zoning Case No. 14-11-06TXT) (Alexius)
(Introduced on October 7, 2014; public hearing and action on November 18, 2014; effective December 5, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-31 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Appendix B, Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance of 2010, Part 3. Use Districts, Sec. 3.15. CO Commercial Office/Professional, Sec. 3.16. CN Neighborhood Commercial, Sec. 3.17. CBD-Community Business District, Sec. 3.18. CR Regional Commercial, Sec. 3.19. ID Institutional, Sec. 3.20. IH Medical Services and Sec. 3.22. ML Light Industrial/Manufacturing (Zoning Case No. 14-11-07TXT) (Alexius)
(Introduced on October 7, 2014; public hearing and action on November 18, 2014; effective December 5, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-32 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Appendix B, Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance of 2010, Part 6. Covington Sign Regulations (Zoning Case No. 14-11-08TXT) (Alexius)
(Introduced on October 7, 2014; public hearing and action on November 18, 2014; effective December 5, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-33 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 94 Traffic and Vehicles, Article V. Parking, to Add Sec. 94-113 Extended Parking Prohibited (Alexius)
(Introduced on October 7, 2014; public hearing and action on November 18, 2014; effective December 5, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-34 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 98 Utilities, Article IV. Rates and Charges, to Amend Section 98-125. New Service, Deposits, Account Credits and Methods of Payment, Section 98-128. Charges, Penalties, Notice and Termination of Services and Section 98-134. Basic Fee Schedule (O'Keefe)
(Introduced on October 7, 2014; public hearing and action on November 18, 2014; effective December 5, 2014)

Ord. No. 2014-35 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 66 Offenses and Miscellaneous Provisions, Article IV. Offenses Affecting Public Morals, to Add a New Section 66-115. Open Containers on Class B Premises Prohibited (O'Keefe)
(Introduced on October 21, 2014; public hearing and action on November 18, 2014, effective December 5, 2014)