Ordinances

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  1. 2023 Village Ordinances

23-01 AN ORDINANCE BY THE VILLAGE COUNCIL AMENDING THE ISLAMORADA, VILLAGE OF ISLANDS CODE OF ORDINANCES TO AMEND CODE OF ORDINANCE CHAPTER 6, ARTICLE II, BUILDING CODE, TO ADD NEW DIVISION 3 TO ADOPT ADMINISTRATIVE AMENDMENTS TO THE FLORIDA BUILDING CODE AND TO ADD NEW DIVISION 4 TO ADOPT TECHNICAL AMENDMENTS TO THE FLORIDA BUILDING CODE; TO REPEAL CHAPTER 6, ARTICLE III, FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT STANDARDS; TO ADOPT A NEW ARTICLE III; TO ADOPT FLOOD HAZARD MAPS, TO DESIGNATE A FLOODPLAIN ADMINISTRATOR, TO ADOPT PROCEDURES AND CRITERIA FOR DEVELOPMENT IN FLOOD HAZARD AREAS; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES; PROVIDING FOR APPLICABILITY; SEVERABILITY; AND AN EFFECTIVE DATE

23-02 AN ORDINANCE OF ISLAMORADA, VILLAGE OF ISLANDS, FLORIDA, AMENDING POLICY 1-3.1.1 ESTABLISH A BUILDING PERMIT ALLOCATION SYSTEM; POLICY 2-1.2.8 ADDRESS LONG TERM STRATEGIES TO REDUCE CLEARANCE TIME; POLICY 9-1.3.1 UPDATE AND ADOPT A FIVE YEAR SCHEDULE OF CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS; PROVIDING FOR THE TRANSMITTAL OF THIS ORDINANCE TO THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE UPON APPROVAL OF THIS ORDINANCE BY THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY

23-03 AN ORDINANCE OF ISLAMORADA, VILLAGE OF ISLANDS, FLORIDA, AMENDING POLICY 1-2.4.7 “LIMIT TRANSIENT RENTAL USE OF RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES” OF THE VILLAGE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN TO REVISE VALUATION CRITERIA FOR TRANSIENT RENTALS; PROVIDING FOR THE TRANSMITTAL OF THIS ORDINANCE TO THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE UPON APPROVAL OF THIS ORDINANCE BY THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY

23-04 AN ORDINANCE OF ISLAMORADA, VILLAGE OF ISLANDS, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER 30 “LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS,” ARTICLE VI “SPECIFIC USE RESTRICTIONS,” DIVISION 6 “VACATION RENTALS,” SECTION 30-1295(B)(2) OF THE VILLAGE CODE TO REVISE VALUATION CRITERIA FOR VACATION RENTAL REGISTRATION; PROVIDING FOR THE REPEAL OF ALL CODE PROVISIONS AND ORDINANCES INCONSISTENT WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ORDINANCE; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION IN THE CODE; PROVIDING FOR THE TRANSMITTAL OF THIS ORDINANCE TO THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE UPON THE APPROVAL OF THIS ORDINANCE BY THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY

23-05 AN ORDINANCE OF ISLAMORADA, VILLAGE OF ISLANDS, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER 2 ' ADMINISTRATION" CREATING A NEW ARTICLE V TO BE ENTITLED "VILLAGE BOARDS, COMMITTEES AND COMMISSIONS", SECTIONS 2-329 THROUGH 2-335; AMENDING CHAPTER 30 "LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS", ARTICLE Ill 1 "DECISION MAKING AND OTHER ADMINISTRATIVE BODIES", DIVISION 3 "LOCAL PLANNING AGENCY'", SECTION 30-103 OF THE VILLAGE CODE RELATING TO APPOINTMENT, REMOVAL, TERMS, AND VACANCIES; AMENDING CHAPTER 30 "LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS", ARTICLE VII "ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATIONS", DIVISON 7 "HISTORIC AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES", SECTION 30- 1693 RELATING TO THE HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION IN THE CODE; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE

23-06 AN ORDINANCE OF ISLAMORADA, VILLAGE OF ISLANDS, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER 50 “STREETS, SIDEWALKS AND OTHER PUBLIC PLACES”, ARTICLE VII “TOWING”, SECTION 50- 100 OF THE VILLAGE CODE RELATING TO REGULATIONS FOR WRECKER OPERATIONS WITHIN THE VILLAGE; SPECIFICALLY AMENDING SECTION 50-100 ENTITLED “REGULATION OF WRECKER OPERATORS WHO PROVIDE TOWING AND STORAGE SERVICES” BY REVISING SPECIFIC TOWING FEES; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION IN THE CODE; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE

  • 22-01 (PDF) AN ORDINANCE OF ISLAMORADA, VILLAGE OF ISLANDS, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER 30, LAND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS RELATED TO PRIVATE MEMBERSHIP CLUBS, NON-CONTIGUOUS PARKING AREAS, AND FLOOR AREA RATIO;  PROVIDING FOR THE REPEAL OF ALL CODE PROVISIONS AND ORDINANCES INCONSISTENT WITH THIS ORDINANCE; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION IN THE CODE; PROVIDING FOR THE TRANSMITTAL OF THIS ORDINANCE TO THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE UPON APPROVAL OF THIS ORDINANCE BY THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY
  • 22-02 (PDF) AN ORDINANCE OF THE ISLAMORADA, VILLAGE OF ISLANDS, FLORIDA, CREATING A NEW COMPREHENSIVE PLAN ELEMENT ENTITLED, “CHAPTER 11:  PROPERTY RIGHTS ELEMENT”; ESTABLISHING GOAL 11-1, OBJECTIVE 11-1.1, AND POLICIES 11-1.1.1- 11-1.1.4 IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 163.3177(6)(I), FLORIDA STATUES; PROVIDING FOR TRANSMITTAL TO THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE UPON APPROVAL BY THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY
  • 22-03 Pending
  • 22-04 (PDF) AN  ORDINANCE  OF  ISLAMORADA,  VILLAGE  OF  ISLANDS, FLORIDA,  AMENDING  CHAPTER  22  “HOUSING,”  OF  THE VILLAGE CODE OF ORDINANCES AT ARTICLE I “IN GENERAL” TO CREATE SECTION 22-1 “REQUIRED WRITTEN FAIR NOTICE OF TERMINATION OF MONTHLY RESIDENTIAL TENANCY WITHOUT SPECIFIC   DURATION   AND  WRITTEN   NOTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS RELATED TO RENTAL PAYMENT INCREASES FOR  ALL  RESIDENTIAL  TENANCIES”;  PROVIDING  FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE
  • 22-05 Pending
  • 22-06 (PDF) AN ORDINANCE OF ISLAMORADA, VILLAGE OF ISLANDS, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER 50 “STREETS, SIDEWALKS AND OTHER PUBLIC PLACES” OF THE VILLAGE CODE, TO CREATE SECTION 50-2 “SMOKING PROHIBITED” TO PROHIBIT SMOKING IN VILLAGE PARKS AND BEACHES, AND TO PROHIBIT SMOKING IN COUNTY PARKS AND BEACHES; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION IN THE CODE; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE