municipal ordinance


Rules, regulations, and codes enacted into law by local governing bodies; typically cover building standards and subdivision requirements.

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The municipal ordinance that Jackson put into force as the mayor cited anyone who wasted water by water their loan with a $400 fine.

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I wanted to build a new detached garage on my property, however there is a municipal ordinance that forbids any additions to the property.

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A contracting company has to make sure that the building of whatever housing project they are working on does not conflict with the MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE of the city they are working in. These codes and regulations are there to keep a close watch over builng practices and to make sure it is safe.

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