An ordinance amending the village code to prescribe regulations concerning fences
ORDINANCE NO. 11-9-__
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE VILLAGE CODE TO PRESCRIBE REGULATIONS CONCERNING FENCES
WHEREAS, the Village of Riverwoods is a home rule municipality in
accordance with the Constitution of the State of Illinois of 1970;
WHEREAS, the President and Board of Trustees find that is it necessary
and desirable to protect the health, safety and welfare of the residents of the
village by adopting suitable regulations to regulate fences in the village;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE PRESIDENT AND
BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE VILLAGE OF RIVERWOODS, as follows:
SECTION ONE: The statements and findings contained in the
preamble to this Ordinance are found to be true and correct, and are hereby
adopted as part of this ordinance.
SECTION TWO: Chapter 9 of title 8 of the Riverwoods Village Code is
hereby restated in its entirety to contain the provisions set out in Exhibit A
SECTION THREE: This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect after its
passage, approval and publication in the manner provided by law.
PASSED AND APPROVED this 20th of September, 2011.