ORDINANCE #7-2015 Damage to Traffic Signs

VILLAGE OF BARRYTON

NO DAMAGE TO TRAFFIC SIGNS ORDINANCE #7-2015

 

The Village of Barryton Ordains:

No person shall deface damage, knock down, or remove any legally erected traffic sign or device, or signal.

Penalty

(1)        The penalty for a violation of this ordinance shall be a Village civil infraction with a fine of not less than $25 dollars and not more than $500, plus costs of not less than $9 and not more than $500. Costs may include all expenses, direct and indirect, to which the Village has been put in connection with the Village civil infraction up to the entry of judgment. The Village may seek or employ all other remedies and sanctions available under state law for municipal civil infractions.

(2)        The penalty for repeat offenses of the same ordinance provision within two years of a prior offense shall be a fine of not less than $50 and not more than $1,000, plus costs and all other remedies and sanctions available under state law for municipal civil infractions.

Severability

The provisions of the Ordinance are hereby declared to be severable, and if any part is declared invalid for any reason by a Court of competent jurisdiction, it shall not affect the remainder of the Ordinance which shall continue in full force and effect.

THIS ORDINANCE SHALL TAKE EFFECT THIRTY (30) DAYS AFTER PUBLICATION.  ALL ORDINANCES OR PARTS OF ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT ARE HERBY REPEALED.

I hereby certify to the adoption of this ordinance at the April 8, 2015council meeting and cause the same to be published as required by law.

Yeas ___5__  Nays ___0__    Ordinance declared: Adopted

Published Date: April 17, 2015                      Effective Date: May 8, 2015

 

__Jennifer Trelfa__________                              ____Deb Buehner_____________

Signed by Village Clerk:                                             Village President: