Most Requested 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:

ANIMALS / LEASH / WASTE

150.321 Animals - Zoning Regulations Section On Animals Within The Village Of Jackson Center.

Ordinance 2009-018 - An Ordinance Establishing Regulations For The Removal Of Animal Defecation In The Village Of Jackson Center.

GRASS CLIPPINGS / YARD WASTE

Ordinance 2018-028 - An Ordinance Prohibiting The Dumping And Spreading Of Grass Clippings Or Yard Waste Throughout The Village Of Jackson Center, Ohio And Declaring An Emergency.

FLOODING

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

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

INCOME TAX

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 2018-002 - An Ordinance Amending The Village Of Jackson Center, Ohio Income Tax Ordinance And Declaring An Emergency.

MAILBOXES

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

NOISE / DISTURBING THE PEACE

Ordinance 2010-004 - An Ordinance To Prohibit "Disturbing The General Peace" Within The Village Of Jackson Center And Declaring An Emergency.

OPEN BURNING

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

SOLID WASTE REMOVAL / TRASH

Ordinance 2019-014 - An Ordinance Amending The Interlocal Agreement Between The Village Of Jackson Center, Ohio And The Board Of Directors Of The North Central Ohio Solid Waste Management District And Consenting To The District's Agreement With Republic Services For The Provision Of Residential Solid Waste And Recycling Services Within The Village Of Jackson Center And Declaring An Emergency.

Ordinance 2019-015 - An Ordinance To Set The Rates And Charges For Refuse Removal Services For The Village Of Jackson Center And Declaring An Emergency.

SWIMMING POOLS

Swimming Pool Requirements - Swimming Pools Do Require Building & Zoning Permits

TRANSIENT VENDORS / SOLICITATION

Ordinance 2008-005 - An Ordinance Regulating Transient Vendors.

UTILITY POLICIES / RATES

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 2018-040B - An Ordinance Adopting Rates, Terms And Conditions For Electric Service Provided By The Village Of Jackson Center, Shelby County, State Of Ohio And Declaring An Emergency.

Ordinance 2019-021 - An Ordinance Establishing A New Rate Class For The Watering Of Large Athletic Fields For The Village Of Jackson Center And Declaring An Emergency.

ZONING REGULATIONS

The Village of Jackson Center has also established Zoning Regulations that regulate the location and use of buildings, structures, and land for business and industry, residential development and housing, and other Supplemental District Regulations regarding Satellite Dish Antenna Regulations, Radio and Television Antenna Regulations, Screening or Buffering, Parking and Storage of Vehicles and Trailers, Abandoned and Junked Vehicles, Fences, Home Occupations, Etc.  You can find detailed information by clicking on the Zoning Regulations PDF document below.  For more information about the Village of Jackson Center Zoning Regulations, click on this link to our Zoning website page:  jacksoncenter.com/government/zoning-regulations

Ordinance 2004-019 - An Ordinance Adopting The Revised And Updated Zoning Regulations For The Village Of Jackson Center.

Ordinance 2018-018 - An Ordinance Adopting The Amended And Updated Zoning Regulations For The Village Of Jackson Center, Ohio And Declaring An Emergency.

Zoning Regulations