Ordinances

An ordinance is a formal written enactment typically used for permanent laws or regulations.  

Council also passes pieces of legislation called Resolutions.  A resolution is a formal expression of an opinion, intention, or decision by an official board or assembly which becomes the regulation of the board.

Copies of the ordinances and resolutions passed by council are available upon request.  Below are PDF copies of the most requested ordinances that the village has passed.

Most Requested Ordinances:

Ordinance 2003-006 - An Ordinance Establishing The Policy Regarding Mailboxes Located In The Street Right-Of-Way.

Ordinance 2008-005 - An Ordinance Regulating Transient Vendors.

Ordinance 2008-016 - An Ordinance Authorizing Special Purpose Flood Damage Reduction Procedures In The Village Of Jackson Center, Ohio.

Ordinance 2008-028 - An Ordinance Amending And Restating The Village Of Jackson Center, Ohio Income Tax Ordinance And Declaring An Emergency.

Ordinance 2009-013 - An Ordinance Levying An Additional Tax On Income At The Rate Of One-Fourth Of One Percent In Addition To The One And One-Fourth Percent Currently Being Levied And Collected.

Ordinance 2012-012 - An Ordinance Regarding Open Burning Standards And Regulations And Declaring An Emergency.

Ordinance 2013-012 - An Ordinance Establishing A Utility Policy Manual For Terms And Conditions For Utility Services Provided By The Village Of Jackson Center.  Click on this link to view a copy of the Utility Policy Manual.

Ordinance 2013-013 - An Ordinance Establishing A General Fee Schedule For Services Provided By The Village Of Jackson Center.  Click on this link to view a copy of the General Fee Schedule.

Ordinance 2015-005 - An Ordinance Amending The Special Purpose Flood Damage Reduction Procedures Ordinance And Declaring An Emergency.

Ordinance 2015-018 - An Ordinance Establishing New Water And Sewer Rates For The Village Of Jackson Center And Declaring An Emergency.

Ordinance 2015-021 - An Ordinance Amending The Village Of Jackson Center, Ohio Income Tax Ordinance And Declaring an Emergency.  Exhibit A

Ordinance 2015-028 - An Ordinance Amending The Village Of Jackson Center, Ohio Income Tax Ordinance No. 2015-021 And Declaring An Emergency.

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