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NOTICE OF APPROVAL – Ordinance 2020-19 - Alcoholic Beverage Code Amendment and Ordinance 2020-20 - Water and Wastewater Rate Adjustments
08/18/2020

Notice is hereby given that at the August 17, 2020 City Council Meeting of the City of Jersey Village, Texas, the following ordinances, which may be viewed by clicking the Ordinance No. below, were passed and approved:  

ORDINANCE NO.  2020-19 - AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF JERSEY VILLAGE, TEXAS, AMENDING CHAPTER 6 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF JERSEY VILLAGE “ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES”, BY AMENDING SECTION 6.7 “CONSUMPTION PROHIBITED BETWEEN CERTAIN HOURS AT CERTAIN PLACES” TO ALLOW FOR CONSUMPTION AND SALES AT TIMES AND LOCATIONS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TEXAS ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CODE; PROVIDING A PENALTY; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR PUBLICATION; AND, PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

ORDINANCE NO. 2020-20 - AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF JERSEY VILLAGE, TEXAS; ADOPTING THE WATER AND WASTEWATER RATE CALCULATION METHODS RECOMMENDED BY JONES | CARTER AND RAFTELIS; AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF JERSEY VILLAGE, TEXAS, CHAPTER 70, UTILITIES, BY AMENDING CERTAIN ARTICLES AND SECTIONS OF CHAPTER 70 TO PROVIDE FOR AMENDMENTS TO WATER AND WASTEWATER RATE SCHEDULES; PROVIDING A SEVERABILITY CLAUSE; PROVIDING FOR REPEAL; PROVIDING A PENALTY AS PROVIDED BY SECTION 1-8 OF THE CODE; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

Any person who shall violate any provision of these Ordinances shall be punished upon conviction as provided by Section 1-8 of the City of Jersey Village Code of Ordinances by a fine not to exceed $500.00 provided, however, that if the fine or penalty is found to be for the violation of a rule, ordinance, or police regulation that governs fire safety, zoning, or public health and sanitation, including dumping of refuse, the fine may not exceed $2,000.00.  No penalty shall be greater or less than the penalty provided for the same or a similar offense under the laws of the state, and each day such violation shall exist shall be a separate offense.  

PASSED, APPROVED, AND ADOPTED the 17th day of August, 2020.  /s/Andrew Mitcham, Mayor
Attest:  /s/ Lorri Coody, City Secretary, Jersey Village

Issued for publication on August 26, 2020 on this the 18th day of August, 2020.
/s/Lorri Coody, City Secretary, Jersey Village, Texas