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File #: 190074    Version: 0
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 5/7/2019 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 5/29/2019
Effective date: 6/15/2019    
Title: An ordinance relating to penalties for littering.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Attachments: 1. Photos
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
6/14/20190 CITY CLERK PUBLISHED   Action details Meeting details Not available
6/7/20190 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
5/29/20190 COMMON COUNCIL PASSEDPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
5/16/20190 PUBLIC SAFETY AND HEALTH COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR PASSAGE

Minutes note: Heiner Geise - Apartment Association of Southeastern Wisconsin - he provided photos of a heavily littered city-owned property. It gets periodically cleaned up and then littered again. He also sees litter often on fire-damaged city-owned properties.
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
5/7/20190 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available

Number

190074

Version

ORIGINAL

Reference

 

Sponsor

THE CHAIR

Title

An ordinance relating to penalties for littering.

Sections

79-16-1-a                                          am

79-16-1-c                                          am

Analysis

This ordinance adds a section reference and corrects incorrect section references in code provisions relating to the penalties for littering.

 

Body

The Mayor and Common Council of the City of Milwaukee do ordain as follows:

 

Part. 1: Section 79-16-a and c of the code is amended to read:

 

79-16. Penalty.

 

1. FORFEITURE. a. Any person who violates any provision of this subchapter except ss. 79-5.5, >>79-14-2,<< 79-11 and [[79-12]] >>79-12-1<< shall forfeit $500 including all forfeitures, penalties, fees and assessments levied by the court for the first offense and for each subsequent offense, and the costs and disbursements of such action, and in default thereof, or failure to discharge the imposed forfeit through community service or other means satisfactory to the court, shall be imprisoned as provided by law.

 

c. Any person who violates [[s. 79-17-2]] >>s. 79-14-2<< shall forfeit not less than $350 nor more than $500 for the first offense and not less than $400 nor more than $750 for each subsequent offense.

 

LRB

APPROVED AS TO FORM

 

 

____________________________

Legislative Reference Bureau

Date:  ______________________

 

 

 

 

Attorney

IT IS OUR OPINION THAT THE ORDINANCE

IS LEGAL AND ENFORCEABLE

 

 

____________________________

Office of the City Attorney

Date:  ______________________

 

Requestor

Municipal Court

 

Drafter

LRB 174051 - 1

Aaron Cadle

April 15, 2019