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Zoning And Subdivision

Chapter 165 – Zoning Regulations 
Chapter 170 – Subdivision Regulations
Tiffin Zoning Ordinance 2007-287
Zoning Ordinance Amendment 2014-353
City of Tiffin Zoning Map 2015

Gerneral Code Provisions

Chapter 1 – Code Of Ordinances
Chapter 2 – Charter
Chapter 3 – Municipal Infractions
Chapter 5 – Operating Procedures
Chapter 6 – City Elections
Chapter 7 – Fiscal Management
Chapter 8 – Urban Renewal

Administration, Boards And Commissions

Chapter 15 – Mayor 
Chapter 16 – Mayor Pro Tem 
Chapter 17 – City Council
Chapter 18 – City Clerk 
Chapter 19 – City Treasurer 
Chapter 20 – City Attorney 
Chapter 21 – Library Board Of Trustees 
Chapter 22 – Planning And Zoning Commission 
Chapter 23 – Building Inspection Board Of Appeals

Police, Fire And Emergencies

Chapter 30 – Contract Law Enforcement 
Chapter 35 – Fire Protection

Public Offenses

Chapter 40 – Public Peace 
Chapter 41 – Public Health And Safety 
Chapter 42 – Public And Private Property 
Chapter 45 – Alcohol Consumption And Intoxication 
Chapter 46 – Minors
Chapter 47 – Park Regulations 
Chapter 48 – Noise Pollution 
Chapter 49 – Parades And Public Assemblies

Nuisances And Animal Control

Chapter 50 – Nuisance Abatement Procedure 
Chapter 51 – Junk And Junk Vehicles 
Chapter 52 – Weeds And Noxious Growths 
Chapter 55 – Animal Protection And Control 
Chapter 56 – Dog And Cat Licenses Required 
Chapter 57 – Dangerous And Vicious Animals

Traffic And Vehicles

Chapter 60 – Administration Of Traffic Code 
Chapter 61 – Traffic Control Devices 
Chapter 62 – General Traffic Regulations 
Chapter 63 – Speed Regulations
Chapter 64 – Turning Regulations 
Chapter 65 – Stop Or Yield Required 
Chapter 66 – Load And Weight Restrictions
Chapter 67 – Pedestrians 351
Chapter 68 – One – Way Traffic 
Chapter 69 – Parking Regulations
Chapter 70 – Traffic Code Enforcement Procedures 
Chapter 75 – All – Terrain Vehicles And Snowmobiles 
Chapter 76 – Bicycle Regulations 
Chapter 80 – Abandoned Vehicles

Water

Chapter 90 – Water Service System 
Chapter 91 Water Meters
Chapter 92 – Water Rates

 

Sanitary Sewer

Chapter 95 – Sanitary Sewer System 
Chapter 96 – Building Sewers And Connections 
Chapter 97 – Use Of Public Sewers 
Chapter 98 – On – Site Wastewater Systems 
Chapter 99 – Sewer User Charge System

 

Garbage And Solid Waste

Chapter 105 – Solid Waste Control 
Chapter 106 – Collection Of Solid Waste

Franchises And Other Services

Chapter 110 – Natural Gas Franchise 
Chapter 111 – Electric Franchise 
Chapter 112 – Cable Television Franchise South Slope Cooperative 
Chapter 113 – Cable Television Franchise Mediacom Communications 
Chapter 114 – Cable Television Regulations
Chapter 115 – Electric Franchise (Transmission System)

Regulation Of Business And Vocations

Chapter 120 – Liquor Licenses And Wine And Beer Permits 
Chapter 121 – Cigarette And Tobacco Permits 
Chapter 122 – Peddlers, Solicitors And Transient Merchants 
Chapter 123 – House Movers 
Chapter 124 – Performance Of Contracts 
Chapter 125 – Sexually Oriented Businesses

Streets And Sidewalks

Chapter 135 – Street Use And Maintenance 
Chapter 136 – Sidewalk Regulations 
Chapter 137 – Vacation And Disposal Of Streets 
Chapter 138 – Street Grades 
Chapter 139 – Naming Of Streets
Chapter 140 – Controlled Access Facilities

Building And Property Regulations

Chapter 145 – Dangerous Buildings 
Chapter 146 – Water Well Protection 
Chapter 150 – Building Numbering 
Chapter 151 – Trees 
Chapter 155 – Building Codes 
Chapter 156 – Housing Code 
Chapter 157 – Key Lock Box System
Chapter 160 – Flood Plain Regulations
Chapter 161 – Post Construction Storm Water Runoff Control