Monticello Live

Monticello's Daily News

Drew Memorial Hospital Griffin/Busby Supreme Lending Mainline Health Systems

Search

CLASSIFIEDS

OBITUARIES

BIBLE

LOCAL WEBSITES

Cass Martin Realty

Cass Martin Realty

Ashley County Medical Center 2

Ashley County Medical Center

Monticello Tire (Goodyear)

Monticello Tire (Goodyear)

Farmer’s Insurance Two

Southern Quality Construction

Larry & Lance Kling

ESA Staffing

Mr. Bug

Mr. Bug

Clearview

SEEMS

Searcy & Associates

Searcy & Associates

Commercial Bank

UAM News

UAM News

UAM Sports

UAM Sports

Re-Elect Senator Eddie Cheatham 2

KK Logistics

KK Logistics

O’Fallon Vet

0'Fallon Vet

One 11 Southern Graphics 2

ONE11 Southern Graphics

Jon Bigham Timber Buyer

Jon Bigham Timber Buyer

Secure Storage 2

Lumber Jack Yamaha

Ryburn’s

Farmer’s Insurance One

ESA Staffing 2

Western Sizzlin’

Western Sizzlin'

Merchant & Planters Agency, INC.

Merchant & Planters Agency, INC.

NorthSide Baptist Church

Northside Baptist Church

Avocados

Avocados

Frazer’s Funeral Home

Frazer's Funeral Home Warren

Searcy & Associates 2

Searcy & Associates

Bradley County Medical Center

Re-Elect Senator Eddie Cheatham 1

JRMC 2

The Guest House

The Guest House

Ray’s

Head of the Class

Quality Plus Dry Cleaners

Quality Plus Dry Cleaners

Chapman Tree Service

Chapman Tree Service

Ashley County Medical Center 2 A

Ashley County Medical Center

South Arkansas Business Solutions

Monticello Realty

Monticello Realty

Corner Express (O&M Oil Co.)

Corner Express

War Eagle Boats

JRMC 1

One 11 Southern Graphics 1

ONE11 Southern Graphics

City Council Approves “Occupancy Permit” for Homes & Businesses

January 24th, 2014 by

Hee is the ordinance….

BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council of the City of Monticello, Arkansas, that Chapter 7 of Monticello City Code, concerning building regulations (Ordinance No. 526), is amended to read as follows:

“ARTICLE V. OCCUPANCY PERMITS

Sec. 7-70. When required.

(1) No building or structure, including manufactured homes, situated within the corporate limits of the city for which a building permit has been issued after May 1, 2014 shall be used or occupied unless an occupancy permit for such shall have been issued by the City of Monticello stating that the structure or use complies with all regulations of the city. Buildings, or structures may be used or occupied only for the use shown on the occupancy permit.

(2) No occupancy permit shall be granted for any building or structure under this article, until it has been approved by the City Engineer to comply with all city plumbing code, building code, fire code, electrical code, natural gas code, and all other city or state code related thereto.

Sec. 7-71. Application

The application for any occupancy permit required by this section will be submitted by the landowner concerned to the mayor, and shall contain as a minimum the following data:

(a) Name, mailing address, and telephone number of the applicant.

(b) Type of building or structure being applied for occupancy.

(c) Indented use of the building or structure being applied for occupancy.

(d) Location of the building or structure being applied for occupancy.

(e) Building permit number.

(f) Building completion date.

(g) Date of intended occupancy.

Sec. 7-72. Fee.

A fee will be charged for each occupancy permit issued under this section, according to the following schedule:

(a) $10.00 for any single-family residence.

(b) $20.00 for any structure in which, or from which, any business, commercial enterprises, or manufacturing process is to be conducted, or which is to be used for related storage or warehousing purposes equal to or under two thousand (2,000) square foot of space.

(c) $30.00 for any multi-family residence equal to or under two thousand (2,000) square foot of space.

(d) $40.00 for any structure in which, or from which, any business, commercial enterprises, or manufacturing process is to be conducted, or which is to be used for related storage or warehousing purposes over two thousand (2,000)square foot of space.

(e) $50.00 for any multi-family residence over two thousand (2,000) square foot of space.

Sec. 7-73. Duration.

(1) Occupancy permits shall be perpetually valid for the use and physical specifications or condition of the land, building or structure as approved at the time of the permits issue. Any change or alteration from the approved status of the building or structure, in actual use or physical change, will void the permit.

(2) Properly applying for separate building and occupancy permits for building or structure additions, and complying with building regulations in this article, will not void permits issued previously for the main building or structure which the addition may be add to.

(3) If any building or structure, having received an occupancy permit, is found to be in violation or noncompliance with any regulations referred to in this article as a

requirement to receive an occupancy permit, the permit shall become void.

Sec. 7-74. Violation.

Any person, firm or corporation who owns buildings or structures, including manufactured homes, that uses or occupies buildings, or structures without an occupancy permit, or violates any other regulations found in this section, is guilty of a misdemeanor and subject to a fine of not less than $10.00 and more than $100.00. Each day’s violation shall constitute a separate offense.”

Leave a Reply

State Farm Mark Gray

Arkansas AG Jon Deere

Arkansas AG

Citizen’s Bank

Citizen's Bank

Ashley County Medical Center 1 A

Ashley County Medical Center

Malco Theater

Atlas Foundation Repair

BCMC Family Care Clinic 1

A.J. Huffman Graphic Design

Majors Forest & Lawn 1

ASFCU

ASFCU

Prescription Pad Pharmacy

The Prescription Pad Pharmacy

Synergy Facility Services

Synergy Facility Services

Ashley County Medical Center 1

Ashley County Medical Center

Farm Bureau

Drew Farm

Union Bank 2

Mingo Computer Consulting

Mingo Computer Consulting

City Drug

City Drug

Hashem Law Firm 1

Hashem Law Firm

Burgess Process Service

Burgess Process Service

Ashley CountY Medical Center 3 A

Ashley County Medical Center

Immanuel Baptist Church

Ray Ryburn Real Estate

Advertise With Monticello Live

Baker’s Electrical

Baker's Supply

BCMC Family Care Clinic 2

Monticello Animal Clinic

Monticello Animal Clinic

Ashley County Medical Center 3

Ashley County Medical Center

Pines Broadcasting Company

Pines Broadcasting Company

Union Bank 1

JRMC 4

La Terraza

La Terraza

Small Bites Pediatric Dentist

Citizen’s Bank 2

Citizen's Bank

Major’s Forest & Lawn 2

Mullis Insurance

Sammy Mullis Insurance

Cedar Hills Apartments

Cedar Hills Apartments

AM Rental & Sales

AM Rental & Sales

Lucky’s Of Monticello

Hashem Law Firm 2

Hashem Law Firm

Bone’s Auto Parts

Bone's Auto Parts

Paint & Lighting Plus Inc.

Paint & Lighting Plus Inc.

JRMC 3