Chapter 1 - General Provisions
Chapter 2 - Operations and Administration
Chapter 3 - Public Property and Service Assessments
Chapter 4 - Public Protection and General Licensing
Chapter 5 - Licensing and Regulation of Alcoholic Beverages
Chapter 6 - Sewer and Water
Chapter 7 - Traffic and Parking
Chapter 8 - Nuisances and Public Health, Safety and Welfare Offenses

Chapter 1 - General Provisions
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Index General Provisions 1-1
Section 101.01 City Code 1-1
Section 102.01 Application 1-1
Section 103.01 Rules of Interpretation 1-1
Section 104.01 Definitions 1-2
Section 105.01 Violation of Misdemeanor or Petty Misdemeanor 1-3
Section 106.01 Separability 1-4
Section 107.01 Ordinances Repealed 1-4
Section 108.01 Ordinances Unaffected 1-4
Section 109.01 Effective Dates of Ordinances 1-4
Section 110.01 Existing Rights and Liabilities 1-4

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Chapter 2 - Operations and Administration
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Index Operations and Administration 2-1
Section 201.01 Council Meetings 2-2
Section 202.01 Duties and Salaries of Mayor and Council 2-5
Section 203.01 Code of Ethics for Elected Public Officials 2-5
Section 204.01 Boards, Commissions and Task Forces
Amended - O-11-01  | O-12-02
2-7
Section 205.01 Planning Commission
Amended -- O-12-02
2-8
Section 206.01 Water, Light and Power Commission
Amended -- O-12-02
2-11
Section 207.01 Volunteer Fire Department 2-11
Section 208.01 Delano Economic Development Authority 2-11
Section 209.01 Park and Recreation Advisory Authority
Amended -- O-12-02
2-12
Section 210.01 Police and Public Safety Commission
Amended -- O-12-02
2-12
Section 211.01 Historic Preservation Commission
Amended -- O-12-02
2-12
Section 212.01 Compensation for Commissions and Subcommittees
Amended -- O-12-02
2-13
Section 213.01 Indemnification 2-14
Section 214.01 Prohibitions Relating to Employment Applications 2-15
Section 215.01 Issuance of Citations 2-15
Section 216.01 Authority to Obtain Criminal History 2-15
Section 217.01 Disposal of Abandoned, Unclaimed and Excess Property 2-16
Section 218.01 Emergency Management 2-20
Section 219.01 Reimbursement of Certain Expenses 2-20

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Chapter 3 - Public Property and Service Assessments
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Index Public Property and Service Assessments 3-1
Section 301.01 Right-of-Way Management
Amended -- O-13-06
3-2
Section 302.01 Current Services Assessments 3-8
Section 303.01 Parks and Playgrounds 3-10
Section 304.01 Public Waters 3-11

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Chapter 4 - Public Protection and General Licensing
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Index Public Protection and General Licensing 4-2
Section 401.01 Licensing and Permit Provisions
Amended O-11-02
4-2
Section 402.01 Shows and Large Assemblies 4-3
Section 403.01 Dances 4-4
Section 404.01 Solid Waste and Materials 4-6
Section 405.01 Property Maintenance Code 4-11
Section 406.01 Animal Regulations and Licenses 4-23
  Amended -- O-10-04  
  Wright County Ordinance 10-01 -- Dangerous and Potentially Dog  
Section 407.01 Kennels 4-36
Section 408.01 Peddlers, Transient Merchants, Solicitors and Mobile Food Units (MFU) Update
2016
Section 409.01 Moving Buildings 4-40
Section 410.01 Numbing of Homes and Business Places 4-43
Section 411.01 Parades 4-44
Section 412.01 Gambling 4-45
Section 413.01 Adult Uses 4-48
Section 414.01 Swimming Pools 4-55
Section 415.01 Fire Code and Other Fire Regulations 4-56
Section 416.01 Minnesota State Building Code
Amended -- O-11-03  | O-11-04 
O-11-07
4-60
Section 417.01 Temporary Outdoor Sales 4-61
Section 418.01 Garage and Yard Sales 4-62
Section 419.01 Pawnbrokers 4-62
  Amended -- O-10-06  
Section 420.01 Fireworks 4-74
Section 421.01 Cable Ordinance 4-77
Section 422.01
Outdoor Music Events
Amended -- O-13-02
 
Section 423.01 Use of Public Sidewalk
Amended -- O-16-06
 

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Chapter 5 - Licensing and Regulation of Alcoholic Beverages  
VIEW ENTIRE CHAPTER  
Index Licensing and Regulation of Alcoholic Beverages   
Section 501.01 Provisions of State Law Adopted  
Section 502.01 Definitions
 
Section 503.01 License Required  
Section 504.01 License Applications  
Section 505.01 Financial Responsibility of Applicants and Licensee  
Section 506.01 Processing of Application
 
Section 507.01 Licensee Restrictions and Requirements  
Section 508.01 Club Licensee Restrictions  
Section 508.02 Restaurant Movie Theater Restrictions  
Section 509.01 Municipal Dispensaries  
Section 510.01 General Restrictions  
Section 511.01 Revocation, Suspension or Fine
 

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Chapter 6 - Sewer and Water  
VIEW ENTIRE CHAPTER  
Index Sewer and Water 6-2
Section 601.01 Definitions 6-2
Section 602.01 Control Supervision 6-7
Section 603.01 Utility Ownership 6-7
Section 604.01 Right of Entry 6-7
Section 605.01 Use of Public Sewers 6-7
Section 606.01 Prohibited Discharges from Sump 6-14
  Pumps and Others Sources into the Sanitary Sewer System  
Section 607.01 Building Sewers and Connections 6-16
Section 608.01 Building Sewer and Construction Requirements 6-18
Section 609.01 Storm Water Drainage Utility 6-20
Section 610.01 Sewer Service Charge
Amended -- O-11-06
6-22
Section 611.01 Connection Fees and Sewer 6-27
  Availability Charges and Connection  
  Deposit  
Section 612.01 Powers and Authority of Inspections 6-32
Section 613.01 Water Connection 6-32
Section 614.01 Assessment of Certain Sewer, Water and Electrical Fees 6-34
Section 615.01 Water Deficiency and Shutoff; Disclaimer 6-35
Section 616.01 Repair of Leaks and Equipment 6-36
Section 617.01 Abandoned Service; Disconnections Fees; Improper Disconnection  6-36
Section 618.01 Private Water Supplies; Connection Prohibited 6-36
Section 619.01 Shortages; Restrictions Uses and Hours 6-37
Section 620.01 Private Fire Connections 6-37
Section 621.01 Opening Hydrant Restricted 6-37
Section 622.01 Water Meters 6-37
Section 623.01 State Plumbing Code; Compliance Required 6-38
Section 624.01 Discontinuance of Service 6-38
Section 625.01 Cold Weather Rule 6-38
Section 626.01 Public Health and Safety Hazard 6-40
APPENDIX Appendix  

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Chapter 7 - Traffic and Parking
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Index Traffic and Parking 7-1
Section 701.01 State Statutes Adopted by Reference 7-2
Section 702.01 Definitions 7-2
Section 703.01 Turns 7-2
Section 704.01 Through Streets; One-Way Street 7-2
Section 705.01 Truck Routes 7-2
Section 706.01 Seasonal Weight Restrictions 7-3
Section 707.01 Parking Restrictions 7-3
Section 708.01 Unattended Child in Motor Vehicle 7-5
Section 709.01 Vehicles Prohibited on Sidewalks 7-5
Section 710.01 City Lots and Ramps 7-5
Section 711.01 Truck Zones, Loading Zones Etc. 7-5
Section 712.01 Snow Season Parking 7-6
Section 713.01 Snow Accumulations 7-6
Section 714.01 Establishment of Safety Zones, Lanes of Traffic 7-6
Section 715.01 Removing of Keys 7-6
Section 716.01 Obstruction in Streets 7-6
Section 717.01 Curb and Gutter, Street and Sidewalk Painting and Coloring 7-7
Section 718.01 Snow and Ice on Public Sidewalks 7-8
Section 719.01 Sidewalk Maintenance and Repair 7-8
Section 720.01 Vehicle Repair on Street 7-9
Section 721.01 Exhibition Driving Prohibited 7-9
Section 722.01 Driving through Private Property to avoid traffic controlling device 7-9
Section 723.01 All-Terrain Vehicles 7-9
Section 724.01 Flood Control Dike 7-11
Section 725.01 Resolutions 7-11
Section 726.01 Snowmobiles 7-11
Section 727.01 Bicycle Ways 7-14
Section 728.01 Use of Bicycles, Roller-Skates and In-Line Skates, Skateboards on the Lake, Downtown Business District 7-15
Section 729.01 Operation of Motorized Foot Scooters, Electronic Personal Assistive Mobility Devices, Motorized Bicycles and Neighborhood Electric Vehicles and Medium-Speed Electric Vehicles 7-16
Section 730.01 Motorized Golf Carts 7-18
Section 731.01 Ordinance preventing loud and unnecessary noise and prohibiting the practice of Engine/Exhaust Braking  
  Amended -- -0-10-01  

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Chapter 8 - Nuisances and Public Health, Safety and Welfare Offenses 
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Index Nuisances and Public Health, Safety and Welfare Offenses 8-1
Section 801.01 Public Nuisances Affecting Health 8-2
Section 801.02 Public Nuisances Affecting Morals and Decency 8-2
Section 801.03 Public Nuisances Affecting Peace and Safety and the General Welfare 8-3
Section 801.04 Special Provisions - Building Maintenance and Appearance 8-6
Section 801.05 Enforcement 8-7
Section 801.06 Abatement 8-7
Section 801.07 Recovery of Cost 8-8
Section 802.01 Clean-Up of Clandestine Drug Lab Sites 8-8
Section 803.01 Special Provisions - Outside Parking and Storage 8-14
Section 804.01 Special Provisions - Abandoned or Inoperable Motor Vehicles 8-16
Section 805.01 Special Provisions - Lawn Maintenance 8-17
Section 806.01 Buildings or Structure that Endanger Public Safety, Health or Property within the City 8-19
Section 807.01 Hazardous Building and Excavations 8-20
Section 808.01 Tree Diseases 8-20
Section 809.01 Curfew 8-23
Section 810.01 Public Decency 8-23
Section 811.01 Public Drinking 8-25
Section 812.01 Firearms and Dangerous Weapons 8-25
Section 813.01 Anti-Graffiti Regulations 8-27
Section 814.01 Nuisance a Misdemeanor 8-30

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AMENDMENTS:

The searchable version of the City Code may not include all changes to the City General and Zoning Code as approved by the Mayor and City Council since the last update of the official printed version (March 17, 2009 -- O-09-03).  The updates and new ordinances passed by the Mayor and City Council, and may not yet be included in the full code.  To view the approved and adopted Ordinances, follow the attached link.


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