2011 Aug. 4: IA Sigourney: OWBs moratorium extended to Oct. 1, 2011

2011 Aug. 4: IA Sigourney: OWBs moratorium extended to Oct. 1, 2011
Public Notice
* Thu, Aug 04, 2011
Ordinance No. 6-10A
ORDINANCE EXTENDING THE
MORATORIUM ON INSTALLATION OF
OUTDOOR WOOD BURNING FURNACES

WHEREAS, the City of Sigourney, Iowa adopted Ordinance No. 6-10
establishing a moratorium on the installation of outdoor wood burning
furnaces, the moratorium to be in effect until August 1, 2011.
WHEREAS, the City believes that it is in the best interest of the
citizens of the City of Sigourney that the current moratorium on the
installation of outdoor wood burning furnaces within the city limits
be extended until October 1, 2011.

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council of the City of
Sigourney, Iowa, that:
6-10-1. Outdoor Wood Burning Furnace Defined.

For the purpose of this ordinance, an outdoor wood burning furnace
also referred to as outdoor hydronic heaters, outdoor wood boilers,
and outdoor wood furnaces is an accessory structure or appliance
designed to be located outside living space ordinarily used for human
habitation and designed to transfer or provide heat, via liquid or
other means, through the burning of wood or solid waste, for the
heating spaces other than where such structure is located, any other
structure or appliance on the premises, or for heating domestic,
swimming pool, hot tub or Jacuzzi water. "Outdoor wood-burning
furnace" does not include a fire pot, wood-fired barbecue or chiminea.
6-10-2. Moratorium Extended.

The current moratorium prohibiting any person or entity from
installing an outdoor wood burning furnace within the City limits of
the City of Sigourney, Iowa is hereby extended until October 1, 2011.
During the extension of this moratorium, the City of Sigourney, Iowa
shall not issue a permit for the installation of an outdoor wood
burning furnace;
6-10-3. Severability.

The provisions of this ordinance are severable, and the invalidity of
any phrase, clause or part of this ordinance shall not affect the
validity or effectiveness of the remainder of the ordinance.
6-10-4. Duration.

This moratorium shall commence upon the passage, and publication of
this ordinance and shall continue until October 1, 2011 unless the
same is extended or repealed prior to October 1, 2011.
Passed by the City Council of the City of Sigourney this 20th day of
July, 2011.
Pat Miletich, Mayor
ATTEST:Angela K. Alderson,
City Clerk
First reading of Ordinance: July 20, 2011
Second reading of Ordinance: July 20, 2011 (pursuant to Iowa Code
Section 380.3)
Third reading of Ordinance: July 20, 2011 (pursuant to Iowa Code Section 380.3)
Publication Date: August 3, 2011  - Sigourney News-Review

Taken from: Public Notice

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Nancy Alderman, President
Environment and Human Health, Inc.
1191 Ridge Road
North Haven, CT 06473
(phone)   203-248-6582
(fax)        203-288-7571
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