Uncodified Ordinances

Ordinances listed within this page have been approved by the City Commission and are in the process of being added to the City of Cooper City's codified Code of Ordinances.
 

 Ordinance No. 21-4

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES BY AMENDING CHAPTER 14, ENTITLED "RECYCLING AND SECONDHAND GOODS," AMENDING ARTICLE II ENTITLED, "GARAGE SALES AND RUMMAGE SALES," BY SPECIFICALLY AMENDING SECTION 14-18, ENTITLED "RESTRICTIONS;" AUTHORIZING UP TO SIX (6) GARAGE SALES PER RESIDENCE PER YEAR; PROVIDING FOR SIGNAGE FOR GARAGE SALES; AMENDING SECTION 25-24, ENTITLED "TEMPORARY SIGNS;" PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DA TE.

 Ordinance No. 21-5

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER 2, ARTICLE VII OF THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED "FINANCE" BY CREATING SECTION 2-208, TO BE ENTITLED "INTERNAL AUDITOR;" ESTABLISHING AN INTERNAL AUDITOR POSITION AS A DIRECT REPORT TO THE CITY COMMISSION; PROVIDING FOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBITIES; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DA TE.

 Ordinance No. 21-6

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES BY AMENDING CHAPTER 8, ENTITLED "GARBAGE, TRASH AND VEGETATIVE GROWTH," AMENDING ARTICLE II ENTITLED, "COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL OF GARBAGE AND TRASH," BY SPECIFICALLY AMENDING SECTION 8-26, ENTITLED "PLACEMENT OF RECEPTACLES, PLACEMENT OF ITEMS FOR BULK PICK­UP;" AMENDING THE REQUIREMENTS TO REMOVE GARBAGE RECEPTABLES AND RECYCLING CONTAJNERS FOLLOWING COLLECTION; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DA TE.

 Ordinance No. 21-7

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA; AMENDING CHAPTER 2 OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED "ADMINISTRATION", BY CREATING ARTICLE XI, TO BE ENTITLED "QUASI­-JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS"; CREATING SECTIONS 2-270 THROUGH 2-273 OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY CODE OF ORDINANCES; ESTABLISHING QUASI-JUDICIAL PROCEDURES FOR COOPER CITY; PROVIDING FOR THE INTENT; PROVIDING FOR DEFINITIONS; IDENTIFYING QUASI-JUDICIAL MATTERS; PROVIDING PROCEDURES FOR QUASI-JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, EX PARTE COMMUNICATIONS, NOTIFICATION, PRESENTATION OF EVIDENCE AND PREPARATION OF THE ORDER; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICT; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 Ordinance No. 21-8

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA; AMENDING CHAPTER 2 OF THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED "ADMINISTRATION", BY AMENDING ARTICLE X, ENTITLED "COOPER CITY PROCUREMENT CODE;" AMENDING SECTION 2-255, ENTITLED "RESPONSIBILITIES AND AUTHORITY;" PROVIDING THE CITY MANAGER WITH THE AUTHORITY TO APPROVE ALL PROCUREMENT ITEMS VALUED AT TWENTY-THOUSAND DOLLARS ($20,000.00) OR LESS; AMENDING SECTION 2-258, ENTITLED "EXCLUSIONS AND EXCEPTIONS TO BID AND PROPOSAL REQUIREMENTS;" REQUIRING THE CITY MANAGER TO NOTIFY THE CITY COMMISSION OF ALL EMERGENCY PURCHASES AT THE NEXT CITY COMMISSION MEETING; AMENDING SECTION 2-260, ENTITLED "INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS;" REQUIRING THE CITY MANAGER, OR HIS OR HER DESIGNEE, TO ESTABLISH INSURANCE GUIDELINES FOR CONTRACTS; AMENDING SECTION 2-264, ENTITLED "A WARD OF CONTRACT;" REQUIRING THE CITY MANAGER TO APPROVE ALL CONTRACTS FOR THE PURCHASE OF ANY GOODS, COMMODITIES OR SERVICES IN AN AMOUNT OF TWENTY-THOUSAND DOLLARS ($20,000.00) OR LESS; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICT; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DA TE. 

 Ordinance No. 21-9

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES BY AMENDING CHAPTER 13, ENTITLED "PUBLIC SAFETY," AMENDING ARTICLE VI, ENTITLED "CODE ENFORCEMENT;" AMENDING THE CITY'S SPECIAL MAGISTRATE AND CODE ENFORCEMENT PROCEDURES; PROVIDING FOR CONSISTENCY WITH STATE LAW; PROVIDING FOR LIEN RELEASE PROCEDURES; PROVIDING FOR THE PARTIAL RELEASE OF CODE LIENS; AMENDING CODE ENFORCEMENT FINES; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 Ordinance No. 21-13

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA; AMENDING CHAPTER 2 OF THE COOPER CITY CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED "ADMINISTRATION", BY AMENDING ARTICLE XI, ENTITLED "QUASI-JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS"; SPECIFICALLY AMENDING SECTION 2-273, ENTITLED "PROCEDURES FOR QUASI-JUDICIAL PROCEEDINGS;" REQUIRING MEMBERS OF THE CITY COMMISSION TO DISCLOSE IF THEY RECEIVED ANY CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS FROM THE APPLICANT OR THE APPLICANT'S REPRESENTATIVES, IN A QUASI-JUDICIAL PROCEEDING; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICT; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DA TE.

 Ordinance No. 21-14

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES BY AMENDING CHAPTER 21, ENTITLED "UNIFIED LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE;" BY SPECIFICALLY AMENDING SECTION 21-8, ENTITLED "DEFINITIONS" AMDING THE DEFINITIONS OF COMMERCIAL VEHICLES AND RECREATIONAL VEHICLES; AMENDING CHAPTER 25, ENTITLED CHAPTER "DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS," AMENDING ARTICLE I ENTITLED, "OFF-STREET PARKING AND LOADING," BY SPECIFICALLY AMENDING SECTION 25-10, ENTITLED "PARKING OF COMMERCIAL VEHICLES; RVs AND BOATS;" CLARIFYING THE PERMITTED TYPES OF TRAILERS; AUTHORIZING COMMERCIAL VEHICLES AND TRAILERS WHICH DO NOT EXCEED TEN (10) FEET IN TOTAL HEIGHT, SUBJECT TO CERTAIN CONDITIONS; INCREASING BOAT AND RV HEIGHT LIMIT TO TWELVE (12) FEET; ELIMINATING THE COVER REQUIREMENT FOR BOATS AND RVs; PROVIDING FOR REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS; PERMITTING THE PARKING OF BOATS AND RVs IN THE OWNER'S FRONT YARD FOR UP TO THIRTY-SIX (36) HOURS FOR CERTAIN PURPOSES; ELIMINATING THE VARIANCE FEE; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 Ordinance No. 21-15

AN ORDINANCE OF CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA; AMENDING CHAPTER 2 OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED "ADMINISTRATION", BY AMENDING ARTICLE IV, ENTITLED "OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES;" SPECIFICALLY AMENDING SECTION 2-102, ENTITLED "ETHICS CODE ADOPTED; APPLICABILITY; SCOPE; PENALTY;" REQUIRING ALL CITY OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES TO ACKNOWLEDGE THAT DURING THE COURSE AND SCOPE OF THEIR EMPLOYMENT WITH THE CITY THEY MAY RECEIVE CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION AND THAT THEY SHALL NOT DISCLOSE SUCH INFORMATION UNLESS REQUIRED BY LAW; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICT; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 Ordinance No. 21-16

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES BY AMENDING CHAPTER 23, ENTITLED "ZONING DISTRICTS;" BY SPECIFICALLY AMENDING SECTION 23-56, ENTITLED "1-1, LIGHT INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT;" PERMITTING SPECIAL NEEDS EDUCATION CENTERS CERTIFIED BY FLORIDA'S AGENCY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AS A CONDITIONAL USE WITHIN THE 1-1, LIGHT INDUSTRIAL ZONING DISTRICT, SUBJECT TO SECTION 23-152 OF THE CITY CODE; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DA TE. 

 Ordinance No. 21-17

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES BY AMENDING CHAPTER 23, ENTITLED "ZONING DISTRICTS;" BY SPECIFICALLY AMENDING SECTION 23-82, ENTITLED "ACCESSORY BUILDINGS;" REDUCING THE REQUIRED STREET-SIDE SETBACK FOR ACCESSORY STRUCTORES FROM FIFTEEN (15) FEET TO SIX (6) FEET; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 Ordinance No. 21-18

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, REPEALING ORDINANCE NO. 19-12-3, ADOPTED ON DECEMBER 17, 2019, IN ITS ENTIRETY; DELETING SECTION 2-130 OF THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES; PROVIDING FOR THE ELIMINATION OF THE PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY BOARD; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

 Ordinance No. 21-19

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER 2, ARTICLE VII OF THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED "FINANCE" BY AMENDING SECTION 2-209, ENTITLED "TRANSFER OF FUNDS" REQUIRING THE CITY MANAGER TO NOTIFY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE TRANSFER OF FUNDS BETWEEN ACCOUNTS WITHIN AND BETWEEN CITY DEPARTMENTS; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

 Ordinance No. 21-20

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER 2 OF THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED "ADMINISTRATION," AMENDING ARTICLE X ENTITLED, "COOPER CITY PROCURMENT CODE," BY CREATING SECTION 2-269, TO BE ENTITLED "PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS;" ESTABLISHING PROCEDURES FOR THE SUBMISSION AND CONSIDERATION OF UNSOLICITED PROPOSALS IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 255.065, F.S.; PROVIDING FOR PURPOSE AND INTENT; PROVIDING FOR DEFINITIONS; PROVIDING FOR AN APPLICATION FEE; ESTABLISHING EVALUATION CRITERIA; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. 

 Ordinance No. 21-21

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES BY AMENDING CHAPTER 10, RENAMING CHAPTER 10 "NOISE AND VIBRATIONS;" AMENDING SECTION 10-2, ENTITLED "DEFINITIONS;" AMENDING SECTION 10-3, ENTITLED "EXCESSIVE NOISE PROHIBITED;" AMENDING SECTION 10-4, ENTITLED "MAXIMUM PERMISSIBLE SOUND LEVELS;" PROVIDING FOR ASSESSMENT OF SOUND LEVELS WITHOUT A SOUND LEVEL METER; AMENDING SECTION 10-9 ENTITLED "ENFORCEMENT RESPONSIBILITY;" PROVIDING FOR PROCEDURE OF ENFORCEMENT; DELETING SECTION 10-11 ENTITLED "PENALTY FOR VIOLATIONS;" PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION, PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS, PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 Ordinance No. 21-22

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA; PROVIDING FOR LOCAL IMPLEMENTATION OF THE MANDATORY YEAR-ROUND LANDSCAPE IRRIGATION CONSERVATION MEASURES RULE OF THE SOUTH FLORIDA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT (40E-24, F.A.C.); AMENDING CHAPTER 25 OF THE CITY'S CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED "DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS" BY SPECIFICALLY AMENDING ARTICLE Ill, ENTITLED "LANDSCAPING"; CREATING SECTION 25-52, TO BE ENTITLED "YEAR-ROUND LANDSCAPE IRRIGATION CONSERVATION MEASURES;" PROVIDING DEFINITIONS; PROVIDING FOR THE APPLICABILITY OF THE ORDINANCE; PROVIDING THE LANDSCAPE IRRIGATION SCHEDULE; PROVIDING EXCEPTIONS TO THE LANDSCAPE IRRIGATION SCHEDULE; PROVIDING FOR A REQUIREMENT TO OPERATE TECHNOLOGY THAT INHIBITS OR INTERRUPTS AN IRRIGATION SYSTEM DURING PERIODS OF SUFFICIENT MOISTURE; PROVIDING FOR VARIANCES FROM THE SPECIFIC DAY OF THE WEEK LIMITATIONS; PROVIDING FOR ENFORCEMENT OF THE ORDlNANCE; PROVIDING FOR PENAL TIES FOR VIOLATION OF THE ORDINANCE; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION OF THE ORDINANCE; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

 Ordinance No. 21-26

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF COOPER CITY, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER 6 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED "BUILDINGS AND BUILDING REGULATIONS," TO CREATE ARTICLE VIII, TO BE ENTITLED "VACATION RENTALS;" PROVIDING FOR THE REGULATION OF VACATION RENTALS AS DEFINED HEREIN; PROVIDING FOR DEFINITIONS, PROCESS FOR ISSUANCE OF VACATION RENTAL PERMITS, REQUIREMENTS, REGULATIONS, AND STANDARDS FOR VACATION RENTALS, COMPLIANCE INSPECTIONS, SUSPENSION AND REVOCATION OF VACATION RENTAL PERMITS; PROVIDING FOR PENALTIES AND ENFORCEMENT; PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR CODIFICATION; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.