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File #: 190496    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 7/9/2019 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 7/30/2019
Effective date: 8/16/2019    
Title: A substitute ordinance relating to keeping of honey bees in the city.
Sponsors: ALD. KOVAC, ALD. JOHNSON
Indexes: ANIMALS
Attachments: 1. 2016-Resources-for-Beekeepers.pdf, 2. 2019-Beekeeping-Regiatration-Packet.pdf, 3. Building and Operating an Observation Beehive.pdf, 4. poster_157b_package_24x33.pdf, 5. poster_163.pdf, 6. Proof of Publication
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
8/15/20191 CITY CLERK PUBLISHED   Action details Meeting details Not available
8/8/20190 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
7/30/20190 COMMON COUNCIL PASSED

Minutes note: Add Ald. Johnson
Pass14:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
7/29/20190 PUBLIC SAFETY AND HEALTH COMMITTEE RECONSIDEREDPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
7/29/20190 PUBLIC SAFETY AND HEALTH COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTED

Minutes note: Appearing: Deputy CA - Adam Stephens
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
7/29/20191 PUBLIC SAFETY AND HEALTH COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR PASSAGEPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
7/18/20190 PUBLIC SAFETY AND HEALTH COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR PASSAGE

Minutes note: Individuals present: Ald. Nik Kovac Don Schaewe - Dept. of Neighborhood Services
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
7/9/20190 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available

Number

190496

Version

 SUBSTITUTE 1

Reference

 

Sponsor

ALD. KOVAC AND JOHNSON

Title

A substitute ordinance relating to keeping of honey bees in the city.

Section

78-6-3-k                         cr

Analysis

This ordinance provides the commissioner of the department of neighborhood services may waive or modify the requirements for the placement and other aspects relating to beehives.

 

Body

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

 

Part 1.  Section 78-6-3-k of the code is created to read:

 

78-6. Keeping of Honey Bees in the City.

 

3. KEEPING OF HONEY BEE HIVES.

k. A permit application that is denied because it does not meet the standards of this subsection may be appealed to the commissioner, who may waive or modify the requirements of this subsection consistent with professional practice guidelines promulgated by the University of Wisconsin system, Milwaukee County Extension, or other similar professional or academic material.

 

 

 

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: ______________________

 

Drafter

LRB174350-2

Tea Norfolk

7/26/2019