Recently Adopted Ordinances

The ordinances listed below have been adopted by City Council and are waiting to be integrated into the City Code in its next code update. If there is an ordinance missing that was recently passed, you may find it under non-codified ordinances.

  • Ordinance No. 1416A (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to add Division 7 - medical marihuana provisioning center facilities overlay districts and regulate medical marihuana provisioning centers.
  • Ordinance No. 1419 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to allow for hotels and motels in the B-4 District.
  • Ordinance No. 1421A (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to delete language regulating the content of signs and to add and delete definitions for certain signs. 
  • Ordinance No. 1422 (PDF): An ordinance that amends the code for the purpose of eliminating the percentage of food sales requirement for restaurants serving alcohol (commonly known as the 50/50 rule). 
  • Ordinance No. 1423 (PDF): An ordinance that amends the code to allow for outdoor fireplaces on property used for single-family dwellings in the RM-8, Planned Unit Development Zoning District. 
  • Ordinance No. 1424 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to correct an error in reference to regulation standards for exterior lighting. 
  • Ordinance No. 1425 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the zoning code to strike subsections (b)(2)c and (b)(2)d and add language relating to businesses selling alcohol.
  • Ordinance No. 1429 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to correct conflicts within the ordinance relating to ground floor retail uses in the East Village District. 
  • Ordinance No. 1430 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to re-establish accessory use in RM-32 zoning district that were inadvertently omitted from Ordinance No. 1347.
  • Ordinance No. 1432 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to clarify the nonconforming use of a structure provisions. 
  • Ordinance No. 1437A (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to allow for kennels and small animal hospitals and clinics in Office Industrial Park zoning district.
  • Ordinance No. 1438 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to eliminate the setback requirement in the B-3 zoning district for structures on Grand River Avenue west of M.A.C. Avenue. 
  • Ordinance No. 1439 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to regulate and define electronic display signs. 
  • Ordinance No. 1443 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to make changes to the building height limitations in the B-3, City Center District.
  • Ordinance No. 1447 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the Human Relations chapter of the code to add/alter some definitions, correct a typographical error and delete a portion of one section. 
  • Ordinance No. 1450 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code related to temporary window signs and projecting signs.  
  • Ordinance No. 1451 (PDF): An ordinance to amend the code to prohibit the ignition, discharge and use of consumer fireworks. 
  • Ordinance No. 1453 (PDF): An ordinance to add a section to the code on the licensing and regulation of electric skateboards (commonly referred to as scooters) in the East Lansing community.