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2015 Adopted Ordinances


Ord. No. 2015-01
-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Official Zoning Map of the City of Covington, Louisiana, to Reclassify the Highway 190 Commercial Park Consisting of Lot Numbers 1 through 12, Located at the Intersection of Erin Drive and U.S. Highway 190 (also known as Ronald Reagan Highway), From RM-2 (Multifamily Residential) to CR (Regional Commercial) (Zoning Case No. 14-10-02Rezoning) (Alexius)
(Introduced on November 18, 2014; adopted on January 6, 2015; effective on January 23, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-02 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Declaring Surplus Certain Vehicles and Equipment Owned by the City of Covington (Alexius)
(Introduced on November 18, 2014; adopted on January 6, 2015; effective on January 23, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-03 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Official Zoning Map of the City of Covington, Louisiana, to Reclassify a 75 ft. by 150 ft. Parcel Being Lot 6 and a Portion of Lot 7, Square 1012, Division of New Covington, in the Southwest Quadrant of South Polk Street and West 11th Avenue, Covington, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, From CO (Commercial Office/Professional) to a Planned Commercial Overlay District (PCD) (Zoning Case No. 14-11-03Rezoning) (Alexius)
(Introduced on December 2, 2014; adopted on January 6, 2015; effective on January 23, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-04 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 83 Fees, Article I. Zoning Fees, Sec. 83-1. Schedule of Zoning Fees (Alexius)
(Introduced on January 6, 2015; adopted on February 3, 2015; effective on February 20, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-05 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 18 Buildings and Building Regulations, Article II. Codes, Division 2. Uniform Construction Code, Sec. 18-55. Minimum Slab Elevation (O'Keefe)
(Introduced on January 6, 2015; adopted on February 3, 2015; effective on February 20, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-06 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the 2014 Budget for Grants (Alexius)
(Introduced on January 6, 2015; adopted on February 3, 2015; effective on February 20, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-07-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Appendix A Subdivisions, Article 5. Performance and Design Standards, Sec. 5.2. Stormwater Drainage Requirements (Planning Case No. 14-12-09TXT) (O'Keefe)
(Introduced on January 6, 2015; adopted on March 3, 2015; effective on March 20, 2015)
 
Ord. No. 2015-08    -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Official Zoning Map of the City of Covington, Louisiana, to Reclassify Lots 6, 7, and 8, Square 2506, Division of New Covington (Located in the Southeast Quadrant of 26th Avenue and Tyler Street), Covington, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, from RS-3 (Two-family Residential) to a Planned Industrial Use Overlay District with a Base Zoning of CO (Commercial Office/Professional) and to Reclassify Lots 9 and 10, Square 2506, Division of New Covington (Located in the Southeast Quadrant of 26th Avenue and Tyler Street), Covington, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, from ML (Light Industrial/Manufacturing) to a Planned Industrial Use Overlay District with a Base Zoning of ML (Light Industrial/Manufacturing) (Zoning Case No. 15-01-01Rezoning) (Alexius)
(Introduced on January 20, 2015; adopted on March 3, 2015; effective on March 20, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-09 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the 2015 Budget for Additional Funds for Rescue/Service Company Truck (Alexius)
(Introduced on February 3, 2015; adopted on March 3, 2015; effective on March 20, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-10-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Authorizing the Mayor to Execute an Act of Lease with James Michalopoulos D/B/A Vermont Mandeville LLC for the Use of His Properties for Public Parking (Alexius)
(Introduced on March 17, 2015; adopted on April 7, 2015; effective on April 24, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-11 An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 102 Vegetation, Article II. Trees on Public Property, Division 2. Tree Board, Sec. 102-61. Creation and Establishment (Alexius)
(Introduced on April 7, 2015; adopted on May 5, 2015; effective on May 22, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-12 – An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 106 Vehicles for Hire, to Add Article I. In General and Article II. Horse-Drawn Carriages for Hire (Alexius)
(Introduced on April 7, 2015; adopted on May 5, 2015; effective on May 22, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-13 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the 2015 Budget for Health Insurance Increase (Alexius)
(Introduced on April 7, 2015; adopted on May 5, 2015; effective on May 22, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-14-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Declaring Surplus Certain Firearms Owned by the City of Covington (O'Keefe)
(Introduced on April 7, 2015; adopted on May 19, 2015; effective June 5, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-15-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the 2015 Capital Budget for the Replacement of the Bridge on West 15th Avenue at Mile Branch (Alexius)
(Introduced on May 19, 2015; public hearing and action on June 16, 2015; effective July 6, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-16-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Accepting the Alleys Located in the Dedicated Servitudes and Rights-of-way of The Village of Covington, Phase 1-A, for Routine and Regular Maintenance (Wright)
(Introduced on May 19, 2015; public hearing and action on June 16, 2015; effective July 10, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-17-- 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 2015 (Alexius)
(Introduced on June 2, 2015; public hearing and action on July 14, 2015; effective for 2015 millages)

Ord. No. 2015-18-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Authorizing the Mayor to Execute a Cooperative Endeavor Agreement With South Central Planning and Development Commission for Software and Services Known as "My Permit Now" (Alexius)
(Introduced on July 14, 2015; public hearing and action on August 4, 2015; effective August 21, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-19 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 6 Alcoholic Beverages, Article II. Beverages of High Alcoholic Content and Article III. Beverages of Low Alcoholic Content, to Add Sections 6-46 and 6-86 Location Exemptions (Alexius)
(Introduced on August 18, 2015; public hearing and action on September 15, 2015; effective October 2, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-20 -- 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 Described as Lot 7, Square 1910, Division of New Covington, City of Covington, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, Which Square is Bounded by West 20th Avenue, South Filmore Street, West 19th Avenue and South Pierce Street (Alexius)
(Introduced on September 15, 2015; public hearing and action on October 6, 2015; effective October 23, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-21 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Declaring Certain Christmas Decorations Owned by the City of Covington as Not Needed for Public Purposes (O'Keefe)
(Introduced on September 15, 2015; public hearing and action on October 20, 2015; effective November 6, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-22 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Setting the Compensation for the Mayor of the City of Covington for 2016 (Alexius)
(Introduced on September 15, 2015; public hearing and action on November 17, 2015; effective January 1, 2016)

Ord. No. 2015-23 -- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Adopting the 2016 Operating Budget and the Five Year Capital Outlay Budget for the Years 2016-2020 for the City of Covington (Alexius)
(Introduced on September 15, 2015; public hearing and action on November 17, 2015; effective January 1, 2016)

Ord. No. 2015-24 -- 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. 4.1. Off-street Parking (Alexius)
(Introduced on October 6, 2015; public hearing and action on November 17, 2015; effective December 4, 2015)

Ord. No. 2015-25-- An Ordinance of the City of Covington Amending the Following Provisions of the Covington Code of Ordinances:  Chapter 14 Animals, Article I. In General, Section 14-8. Dangerous and Vicious Animals, Subsection 14-8(b) Control of Dangerous Animals and Subsection 14-8(c) Vicious Animals (O'Keefe)
(Introduced on November 17, 2015; public hearing and action on December 15, 2015; effective January 4, 2016)