Ordinances

The City Clerk's Department is responsible for maintaining ordinances and resolutions and the most recent ordinances can be found below. If you need to view a document that is not listed below, please visit the records page.

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2017 ORDINANCES
Ordinance
Description
17-01
Ordinance Tabled at 01/12/17 meeting
17-02 An Ordinance Amending Section 176.29 of the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding Front Yard Paving in a Residential Zoning District
17-03
Ordinance Tabled at 01/12/17 meeting
17-04
Ordinance Tabled at 03/09/17 meeting
17-05 Ordinance designating an area Marion, Iowa as the 2017 Multi-Residential Urban Revitalization Area
17-06
Ordinance amending Chapter 63 of the Code of Ordinances Establishing the Speed Limit on Alburnett Road as 45 MPH from Tower Terrace Road to the Northern City Limits and "25 MPH When Children are Present" from 400' South to 400' North of the Oakridge School Drive

 

 2016 ORDINANCES
Ordinance
Description
16-01
An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located South of Echo Hill Road and West of Alburnett Road from A-1, Rural Restricted to R-2, Medium Density Single-Family Residential (DX4 Investments Inc)
16-02 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 105 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to Solid Waste Collections for Non-Residential Generators and Establishing Fees Thereof
16-03
An Ordinance Amending Chapter 55A of the Marion Code of Ordinances to Allow Keeping of Urban Chickens/Ducks on Multi-Family Parcels Operating as Assisted, Nursing, Rest, or Convalescent Homes.
16-04
An Ordinance Amending Chapter 63 of the Code of Ordinances Establishing Speed Limit on East Robins Road Within the Incorporated Limits of the City
16-05
An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code or Ordinances regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located North of Oakbrook Drive and west of East Post Road from O-1, Office Transitional to PD-R, Planned Development Residential (The Views Properties B, LLC)
16-06
An Ordinance Amending Section 5.13 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to Place of Residence for Certain City Employees
16-07
Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property from C-3, General Commercial to R-6, High Density Multiple Family for Property Located West of Highway 13 and South of 29th Avenue (Platinum Development)
16-08
Ordinance amending chapter 69.06, subsection 13 of the Code of Ordinances establishing parking regulations regarding length of reservation spaces within the incorporated limits of the City.
16-09
Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property from R-5, Moderate Density Multiple Family Residential to C-2, Central Business District Commercial for Property Located South of 6th Avenue between 8th and 9th Street (Perry Development Partners)
16-10
Ordinance Failed 08/18/16
16-11
An Ordinance Relating to Fees for Solid Waste Collections
16-12
Ordinance Amending the Marion Code or Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located at 1100 Meadowview Drive, Marion, Iowa, from C-1, Neighborhood Commercial to C-3, General Commercial (Meier-Gast)
16-13
Ordinance amending the Marion Code of Ordinances regarding a Request to Rezone Property located West of Alburnett Road and North of Heather Court, Marion, Iowa, from Linn County A to A-1; Linn County A to PDR and Linn County A to R-2 (James S Lewis Revocable Trust, Diane H Lewis Revocable Trust and Douglas Steward Downing)
16-14
Ordinance amending the Marion Code of Ordinances regarding a Request to Zone Property located West of Alburnett Road and North of East Robins Road, Marion, Iowa, to R-1, Low Density Single Family Residential for Ivy Aire Acres Subdivision (City Initiated)
16-15
An Ordinance amending Section 176.50 of the Marion Code of Ordinances regarding Central Corridor Interim Development Overlay
16-16
An Ordinance Relating to Parades, Marches, Walks and Demonstrations
16-17
Ordinance amending Chapter 63 of the Code of Ordinances establishing the speed limit on Tower Terrace Road from the West City Limits to the East City Limits as 35 MPH except for that area from 10th Street to 1000 feet east which shall be 25 MPH when children are present
16-18
Ordinance amending Chapter 63 of the Code of Ordinances establishing the speed limit on Seventh Avenue from Marion Boulevard to 250 feet west of Sixth Street as 35 MPH
16-19
An Ordinance relating to the Election of City Council Members by Ward

 

 2015 ORDINANCES
Ordinance Description 
15-01 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances, regarding a request to zone property located at 5010 and 5012 Alburnett Road from Undesignated to R-2, Medium Density Single Family Residential
15-02 An Ordinance relating to prohibiting smoking and the use of Tobacco and Nicotine in a Public Park and Providing Penalties
15-03 An Ordinance Amending Ward/Precinct Redistricting from the Linn County Auditor's Office 
15-04 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances regarding a request to zone properties located at East of Partners Avenue and South of Marion Airport Road (1660 and 1710 Marion Airport Road) to A-1, Rural Restricted and I-1, Restricted Industrial (Genesis Equities, LLC) 
15-05 Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances regarding a request to zone property located North of Echo Hill Road and West of Alburnett Road in Marion, Iowa to R-2, Medium Density Single Family Residential (Mooney-Engle Land Company)
15-06 Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances regarding a request to zone properties located on the North and South side of Echo Hill Road East of Alburnett Road to A-1, Rural Restricted and South of Echo Hill Road West of Alburnett Road to R-1, Low Density Single Family Residential (City Initiated)
15-07 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances relating to the Establishment of Connection or Access Charges for a portion of Winslow Road
15-08 An Ordinance Amending Section 176.21-3(F) of the Marion Code of Ordinances related to Building Height Requirements within the C-2, Central Business District Commercial Zoning District
15-09 An Ordinance Amending Section 176.22-1(F) of the Marion Code of Ordinances related to Residential Dwelling Units above the Ground Floor within C-3, General Commercial Zoning District
15-10 An Ordinance Amending Section 176.29. Parking and Loading Regulations of the Marion Code of Ordinances to Establish Parking Structure Regulations 
15-11 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances and establishing Chapter 176.47, Urban Agriculture
15-12 An Ordinance Relating to Adoption by Reference of the International Property Maintenance Code, 2015 Edition with Amendments and Providing Penalties
15-13 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located at 1220-1230 Blairs Ferry Road from C-3, General Commercial to PD-R, Planned Development Residential
15-14 An Ordinance Related to Fees for Solid Waste Collections
15-15 Ordinance Amending Ward/Precinct Redistricting from the Linn County Auditor's Office
15-16 Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Properties located between the Intersection of Winslow Road/Indian Creek Road and Silver Oak Trail, West of the Roundabout at Lucore Road and Tower Terrace Road from Undesignated and R-2, Medium Density Single Family Residential to R-1, Low Density Single Family Residential
15-17 Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Zone Properties Located on Both Sides of North 10th Street Between Tower Terrace Road and Connection Avenue as A-1, Rural Restricted and R-1, Low Density Single Family Residential
15-18 Ordinance Amending Chapter 157 of the code of Ordinances relating to storm water utility and providing for fees and penalties
15-19 Ordinance Amending Section 176.36 of the Marion Code of Ordinances to Establish Alternates to the existing five member Zoning Board of Adjustment. 
15-20 An Ordinance Amending Section 99.02 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to Sanitary Sewer Domestic User Charge
15-21 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 130 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to Pawn Brokers and Dealers in Used Articles and Items Purchased or Taken in Trade and Providing Penalties
15-22 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located at 631 9th Street from C-1, Neighborhood Commercial to C-2, Central Business District Commercial 
15-23 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of Access Charges for a Portion of 29th Avenue
15-24 An Ordinance Amending the Code of Ordinances by Adopting the Latest Edition of the Statewide Urban Design Specifications Program (SUDAS) and Making Corresponding Amendments to Various Sections of the Code of Ordinances
15-25 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of Access Charges for a Portion of Irish Drive

 

2014 ORDINANCES
Ordinance Description
14-01 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Chapter 120.06 Regarding the Sale of Alcohol
14-02 An Ordinance Relating to Urban Chickens, Ducks, and Bothersome Animals and Providing Penalties
14-03 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of Other Connection or Access Charges
14-04 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 176, Zoning Regulations of the Marion Code of Ordinances, More Specifically to Remove Section 176.38, Major Streets from the Chapter 
14-05 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 175, Subdivision Regulations of the Marion Code of Ordinances, More Specifically to Add in a Section on Major Street
14-06 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone with Conditions Property Located West of 35th Street and North of Tower Terrace Road from A-1, Rural Restricted to R-2, Medium Density Single-Family Residential, R-3 Two-Family Residential, and R-4, Four-Family Residential
14-07 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 105 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to Solid Waste Control as to Base Rate and Senior Citizen User Charges and Sticker Purchase Price and Providing Penalties 
14-08 An Ordinance Relating to Amendment of Chapter 162 of the City of Marion Code of Ordinances Adopting by Reference the ICC Electrical Code, 2006 Edition with Amendments, and the National Electrical Code, 2014 Edition with Amendments, and Providing Penalties
14-09 An Ordinance Relating to the Speed Limit on 35th Street and Providing Penalties
14-10 An Ordinance Relating to the Speed Limit on Blairs Ferry Road and Providing Penalties 
14-11 An Ordinance Amending Section 175.04 of the Marion Code of Ordinances Related to Construction of New Sidewalks and Establishing a Timeline for Installation of Sidewalks and Trails in New Subdivisions
14-12 An Ordinance Amending Section 100.22 Relating to the Foxborough Benefited Sanitary Sewer District and the Schedule of Fees for the Connection of Property to the City Sewer 
14-13 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located North of 29th Avenue and West of 44th Street from Undesignated to R-2, Medium Density Single-Family Residential
14-14 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 99 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to Domestic User Sewer Charges
14-15 Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located at 2188, 2218, and 2254 5th Avenue from C-4, Warehouse Commercial to PD-S, Planned Development Special
14-16 Ordinance Amending Chapter 176.22, General Commercial of the Marion Code of Ordinances to Remove the 100 Foot Setback Requirement for Veterinary Clinics to any lot that is Residentially Zoned
14-17 An Ordinance Relating to Speed Limits on Alburnett Road and Providing Penalties
14-18 An Ordinance Regarding the Proposed Adoption by Reference the International Fire Code, 2015 Edition and Including Appendix B, D, E, F, G, and I and Providing Penalties
14-19 An Ordinance Relating to Adoption by Reference of the International Building Code, 2015 Edition and the International Residential Code, 2015 Edition and Providing Penalties
14-20 An Ordinance Relating to Adoption by Reference of the International Mechanical Code, 2015 Edition and Providing Penalties
14-21 An Ordinance Relating to Adoption by Reference of the International Plumbing Code, 2015 Edition and Providing Penalties
14-22 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located South of Blairs Ferry Road and Northwest of Marion Boulevard from R-2, Medium Density Single-Family Residential and C-3, General Commercial to PD-R, Planned Development Residential with Conditions
14-23 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located at 3300 3rd Avenue from R-5, Moderate Density Multi-Family Residential to I-1, Restricted Industrial
14-24 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located South of East Kacena Avenue and East of Highway 13 from A-1, Rural Restricted to R-2, Medium Density Single-Family Residential

 

2013 ORDINANCES
Ordinance  Description 
13-01 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 6 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Collection and Sale of Garbage, Refuse, Yard Waste, and Recyclables and the Sale of Any Collected Items
13-02 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 99 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to Sewer Service User Charges
13-03 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of Other Connection or Access Charges
13-04 An Ordinance Relating to Speed Limits on 31st Street and Providing Penalties
13-05 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of Connection or Access Charges for a Portion of 31st Street
13-06 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 131 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Licensing of Massage Establishments Other Public Amusements and Providing Penalties
13-07 An Ordinance Relating to the Authority of the City Manager to Make an Offer to Purchase Real Property
13-08 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located West of Winslow Road and North of Tower Terrace Road Extended From A-1 Rural Restricted and Linn County AG, Agriculture, to R-2, Medium Density Single Family Residential and O-1, Office Transitional with Conditions
13-09 An Ordinance Adopting a New Chapter 157 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of a Storm Water Utility
13-10 Ordinance Failed
13-11 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 131 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to Remove Massage Establishments from the Definition of Public Amusements and Adding a Provision to Chapter 130 of the Code of Ordinances Prohibiting the Practice of Massage Therapy by Persons Without a State License and Providing Penalties
13-12 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of Other Connection or Access Charges
13-13 An Ordinance Amending the Code of Ordinances by Adding Chapter 49A Relating to Clandestine Laboratories and Grow Operations, Placards, Clean-up, Nuisance Abatement, Assessment of Costs, and Providing Penalties
13-14 An Ordinance Amending Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located Along Tower Terrace Road Between 10th Street and Alburnett Road from PD-C, Planned Development Commercial to C-3, General Commercial, with Conditions
13-15 An Ordinance Repealing Chapter 105 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to Solid Waste Control and Enacting a New Chapter 105 in Lieu Thereof and Providing Penalties
13-16 An Ordinance to Amend Ordinance No 07-22 Providing for the Division of Taxes Levied on Property in the Central Corridor Urban Renewal Area of the City of Marion, Iowa Pursuant to Section 403 of the Code of Iowa
13-17 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 50 of the Code of Ordinances Relating to Installment Payment of the Cost of Abating a Nuisance
13-18 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located East of 35th Street and North of 35th Avenue and South of Tower Terrace Road Extended from Undesignated to C-1, Neighborhood Commercial with Conditions
13-19 An Ordinance Amending Section 176.31.7, Signs Specifically Prohibited in All Districts, of the Marion Code of Ordinances Changing the Amount of Time Allowed for Abandoned Signs to Remain in Existence from Six (6) Months to Thirty (30) Days
13-20 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located South of Lowe Park, East of Alburnett Road, West of Shady Oak Drive from A-1, Rural Restricted to R-2, Medium Density Single-Family Residential
13-21 An Ordinance Relating to Improper Use of a Persons with Disabilities Parking Permit or a Persons with Disabilities Parking Space and Providing Penalties
13-22 An Ordinance Relating to Establishing a Benefited Sanitary Sewer District and a Schedule of Fees for the Connection of Property to the City Sewer
13-23 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of Other Connection or Access Charges
13-24 An Ordinance Relating to Identification Cards for Employees of Alarm Businesses
13-25 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located South of Grand Avenue and East of South 26th Street from PD-R, Planned Development Residential to R-2, Medium Density Single-Family Residential
13-26 An Ordinance Amending Section 176.38, Major Streets, of the Marion Code of Ordinances Changing the Street Classification of Irish Drive Between Tower Terrace Road and Williams Drive from a Classification of Local to Collector
13-27 An Ordinance Amending Section 176.06 Rules and Definition, 176.19 O-2 Office Park, and 176.21 C-2 Central Business District Commercial of the Marion Code of Ordinances to Establish Regulation Relating to Distance Requirements Between Delayed Deposit Service Uses (Cash Advance Services) and Certain Other Protected Uses
13-28 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located North of Tower Terrace Road and West of Shady Oak Drive from A-1, Rural Restricted to R-2, Medium Density Single-Family Residential and C-3, General Commercial with Conditions


 

2012 ORDINANCES
Ordinance Description
12-01 An Ordinance Relating to Adoption by Reference of the International Building Code, 2012 Edition and the International Residential Code, 2012 Edition and Providing Penalties
12-02 An Ordinance Relating to Adoption by Reference of the International Mechanical Code, 2012 Edition and Providing Penalties
12-03 An Ordinance Relating to Adoption by Reference of the International Plumbing Code, 2012 Edition and Providing Penalties
12-04 An Ordinance Relating to Penalties for Selling Tobacco Products or Cigarettes to Minors
12-05 An Ordinance Relating to the Speed Limit on Tower Terrace Road and Providing Penalties
12-06 An Ordinance Amending Section 176.20 of the Marion Code or Ordinances to Allow Drive-In and Drive-Through Services as a Conditional Use in the C-1, Neighborhood Commercial Zoning District
12-07 An Ordinance Amending Conditions Related to Ordinance No 09-05 to Allow Drive-In and Drive-Through Services for Property Located at the Southwest Corner of 10th Street and 29th Avenue
12-08 An Ordinance Relating to Selling, Peddling, and Soliciting in a City Park or on the Adjacent Sidewalks with the Park is Rented or Reserved for a Specific Event and Providing Penalties
12-09 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code or Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located at 1317 7th Avenue, from C-3, General Commercial to C-2, Central Business District Commercial (Philip E High)
12-10 An Ordinance Amending Section 176.18-2 of the Marion Code of Ordinances to Self-Service Laundry and Dry Cleaning Establishments as a Conditional Use in the O-1, Office/Transitional Zoning District
12-11 An Ordinance Relating to Licensing of Taxicabs and Limousines and Providing Penalties
12-12 An Ordinance Relating to Disorderly Houses and Providing Penalties
12-13 An Ordinance Relating to Drug Paraphernalia and Providing Penalties
12-14 An Ordinance Relating to the Amendment of Chapter 50 of the City of Marion Code of Ordinances
12-15 An Ordinance Relating to Adoption by Reference of the International Property Maintenance Code, 2012 Edition as the City of Marion Property Maintenance Code and Providing Penalties
12-16 An Ordinance Relating to Adoption by Reference of the International Property Maintenance Code, 2012 Edition as the City of Marion Housing Code and Providing Penalties
12-17 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of Other Connection or Access Charges
12-18 An Ordinance Adopting Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of Other Connection or Access Charges 
12-19 Chapter 164 "Fire Prevention Code" of the Code of Ordinances is Repealed and the Following Adopted in Lieu Thereof
12-20 Ordinance Failed 
12-21 Ordinance Failed
12-22 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 100A of the Code of Ordinances Relating to the Establishment of Connection or Access Charges for a Portion of 29th Avenue
12-23 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located South of Marion Boulevard, East of Armar Drive from A-1, Rural Restricted and O-2, Office Park to R-3, Two-Family Residential (Cemar Holdings, LLC)
12-24 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located East of Alburnett Road on an Easterly Extension of Bent Creek Drive from R-3, Two-Family Residential to PD-R, Planned Development - Residential (Jerry Homes, Inc)
12-25 An Ordinance Amending the Marion Code of Ordinances Regarding a Request to Rezone Property Located East of 35th Street, North of Quail Trail Drive from A-1, Rural Restricted to R-2, Medium Density, Single-Family and PD-R, Planned Development - Residential (Miriam Freiter and Edward Freiter/Morris Wood, LLC)
12-26 An Ordinance Relating to Appointment of the Nuisance Advisory Board
12-27 An Ordinance Relating to Setting Fees for Trash Collections and Rates for Customers with Low Incomes or Disabilities
12-28 An Ordinance Relating to Adoption by Reference of the International Building Code, 2012 Edition and the International Residential Code, 2012 Edition and Providing Penalties
12-29 An Ordinance Relating to the Speed Limit on 6th Avenue and Providing Penalties
12-30 An Ordinance Relating to Appointing the Members of the Water Utility Board of Trustees, Transitioning from a Three Member to a Five Member Board and Staggering Terms

 

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