2017 Adopted Ordinances


Below is a list of ordinances that have been approved by City Council for the 2017 calendar year.


Ordinance No.Description Effective Date Date of Enforcement 
1-2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND TITLE 9, TITLED “BUSINESS, PEDDLERS, SOLICITORS, ETC.,” OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES, CITY OF OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE, TO CHANGE ITS TITLE TO “BUSINESS, PEDDLERS, SOLICITORS, TAXICABS, ETC.”; TO UPDATE PROVISIONS REGARDING TAXICABS WITH RESPECT TO DEFINITIONS, MAINTENANCE, ACCIDENT REPORTS, AND THE APPLICATION; AND TO ADDRESS A NEW STATE LAW PERTAINING TO TRANSPORTATION NETWORK COMPANIES (EX. UBER) WHICH ARE EXCLUDED BY STATUTE FROM TAXICAB REGULATIONS.1/19/17  1/19/17
 2-2017AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND TITLE 8, TITLED “ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES,” CHAPTER 4, TITLED “BEVERAGES EXCEEDING FIVE PER CENT ALCOHOL – RETAILER’S AND EMPLOYEE’S PERMITS,” OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES, CITY OF OAK RIDGE,  TENNESSEE, TO DELETE SECTION 8-406, TITLED “DOMICILE REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANT,” IN ITS ENTIRETY TO REMOVE THE RESIDENCY AND WAIVER REQUIREMENTS FOR THE RETAIL SALE OF LIQUOR. 2/23/17  2/23/17
 3-2017 AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND ORDINANCE NO. 3-2016, WHICH ORDINANCE PROVIDES FOR A BUDGET AND APPROPRIATIONS FOR MUNICIPAL PURPOSES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR WHICH BEGAN ON JULY 1, 2016 BY ADOPTING A BUDGET AND  ADOPTING APPROPRIATIONS, BY AMENDING SAID APPROPRIATIONS. 3/23/17  3/23/17


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