City of West Haven, CT
New Haven County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of West Haven: Art. I, 2-27-1989 by Ord. No. 278. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 2-27-1989 by Ord. No. 278]

§ 1-1 Legislative intent.

The compilation of the Charter and the ordinances of the City of West Haven referred to in § 1-2 below shall be known collectively as the "Code of the City of West Haven," hereafter termed the "Code," and the various parts and sections of such ordinances shall be distributed and designated as provided and set forth in § 1-2 of this Article. Wherever reference is made in any of the ordinances contained in the Code of the City of West Haven to any other ordinance appearing in said Code, such reference shall be changed to the appropriate chapter title, chapter number, Article number or section number appearing below, as if such ordinance had been formally amended to so read.

§ 1-2 Distribution of ordinances.

Derivation Table
(Sections providing for severability of provisions, repeal of conflicting legislation and effective dates which are covered by provisions of this ordinance have been omitted from the Code, and such sections are indicated as "Omitted" in the table which follows.)
New Number
(chapter, title, Article, section)
Old Number
(source)
Adoption or Amendment Date
Ch. 5, Aging, Committee on
Ord. No. 117
8-24-1970
§ 5-1
Section I
§ 5-2
Section II
§ 5-3
Section III
§ 5-4
Section IV
§ 5-5
Section V
§ 5-6
Section VI
Ch. 12, Contracts
Art. I, Construction and Rehabilitation Work
Ord. No. 251
9-28-1987
§ 12-1
First paragraph
Ch. 15, Cooperative and Intergovernmental Agreements
Art. I, Greater New Haven Transit District
Ord. No. 220
1-28-1985
§ 15-1
Section 1
§ 15-2
Section 2
§ 15-3
Section 3
§ 15-4
Section 4
§ 15-5
Section 5
§ 15-6
Section 6
Art. II, South Central Regional Council of Governments
Ord. No. 263
6-13-1988
§ 15-7
Section I
§ 15-8
Section II
§ 15-9
Section III
§ 15-10
Section IV
§ 15-11
Section V
§ 15-12
Section VI
Ch. 19, Flood and Erosion Control Board
Ord. No. 264
6-13-1988
§ 19-1
Section I
§ 19-2
Section II
§ 19-3
Section III
§ 19-4
Section IV, first sentence
§ 19-5
Section IV, second sentence
§ 19-6
Section IV, third sentence
§ 19-7
Section V
Ch. 22, Inland-Wetland Agency
Ord. No. 267
6-27-1988
§ 22-1
Section I
§ 22-2
Section II
§ 22-3
Section III
§ 22-4
Section IV
§ 22-5
Section V
Ch. 28, Officers and Employees
Art. I, Number of Justices of the Peace
Ord. No. 36
8-24-1964; amended in its entirety 5-29-1984 by Ord. No. 213
§ 28-1
First paragraph
Ch. 32, Planning and Zoning Commission
Art. I, Alternate Members
Ord. No. 52
2-28-1966
§ 32-1
First paragraph
§ 32-2
Second paragraph
§ 32-3
Third paragraph
Art. II, Vacancies
Ord. No. 199
3-28-1983
§ 32-4
First paragraph
Ch. 36, Police Department
Ord. No. 45
7-26-1965
§ 36-1
Section 1
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 36-2
Section 2
Ch. 39, Pollution Control Commission
Ord. No. 92
11-25-1968
§ 39-1
Section I
§ 39-2
Section II
§ 39-3
Sections III and III-A
Ch. 42, Purchasing Policies
Ord. No. 207
7-25-1983
§ 42-1
Section I
§ 42-2
Section II
§ 42-3
Section III
§ 42-4
Section IV
§ 42-5
Section V
§ 42-6
Section VI
§ 42-7
Section VII
§ 42-8
Section VIII
§ 42-9
Section IX
§ 42-10
Section X
§ 42-11
Section XI
§ 42-12
Section XII
§ 42-13
Section XIII
§ 42-14
Section XIV
Ch. 46, Retirement System
Ord. No. 81
2-26-1968
§ 46-1
Section 1
§ 46-2
Section 2
§ 46-3
Section 3
§ 46-4
Section 4
§ 46-5
Section 5
Amended at time of adoption of Code
Ch. 50, Sewer Authority
Ord. No. 7
4-16-1962
§ 50-1
Section I
§ 50-2
Section II
Ch. 54, Stadium Commission, Municipal
Ord. No. 221
1-28-1985
§ 54-1
Section I
§ 54-2
Section II
§ 54-3
Section III
Ch. 67, Air Pollution
Ord. No. 93
11-25-1968
§ 67-1
Section I
§ 67-2
Section II
§ 67-3
Section III
§ 67-4
Section IV
§ 67-5
Section V
§ 67-6
Section VI
§ 67-7
Section VII
§ 67-8
Section VIII
§ 67-9
Section IX
§ 67-10
Section X
§ 67-11
Section XI
§ 67-12
Section XII
§ 67-13
Section XIII
§ 67-14
Section XIV
§ 67-15
Section XV
§ 67-16
Section XVI
§ 67-17
Section XVII
§ 67-18
Section XVIII
§ 67-19
Section XIX
§ 67-20
Section XX
§ 67-21
Section XXI
Ch. 71, Alarm Systems
Ord. No. 194
11-8-1982
§ 71-1
Section 1
§ 71-2
Section 2
§ 71-3
Section 3
§ 71-4
Section 4
§ 71-5
Section 5
Ch. 73, Alcoholic Beverages
Art. I, Hours of Sale
Ord. No. 48
8-23-1965
§ 73-1
Section 1
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 73-2
Section 2
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 73-3
Section 3
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 73-4
Section 4
§ 73-5
Section 5
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 73-6
Section 6
Art. II, Consumption in Public
Ord. No. 182
6-14-1982
§ 73-7
A
Amended 9-9-1985 by Ord. No. 230
§ 73-8
B
Amended 9-9-1985 by Ord. No. 230
§ 73-9
C
§ 73-10
D
Ch. 77, Amusement Devices
Ord. No. 41
5-10-1965
§ 77-1
First paragraph
Ch. 81, Building Construction
Art. I, Building Code
Ord. No. 29
10-21-1963
§ 81-1
Section 1
§ 81-2
Section 2
§ 81-3
Section 3
§ 81-4
Section 4
§ 81-5
Section 5
Omitted
Section 6
§ 81-6
Section 7
§ 81-7
Section 8
Amended 12-12-1966 by Ord. No. 62
Art. II, Fees
Ord. No. 202
5-23-1983
§ 81-8
Section I
§ 81-9
Section II
Omitted
Section III
Omitted
Section IV
Ch. 84, Buildings, Numbering of
Ord. No. 200
3-28-1983
§ 84-1
I
§ 84-2
II
§ 84-3
III
§ 84-4
IV
§ 84-5
V
§ 84-6
VI
Ch. 89, Dogs
Ord. No. 185
6-28-1982
§ 89-1
First paragraph
§ 89-2
Second paragraph
§ 89-3
Third paragraph
§ 89-4
SECTION I
§ 89-5
SECTION II
§ 89-6
SECTION III
§ 89-7
SECTION IV
§ 89-8
SECTION V
Ch. 93, Electrical Standards
Ord. No. 98
4-28-1969
Article I
§ 98-1
Paragraph 101
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 93-2
Paragraph 102
Omitted
Paragraph 103
§ 93-3
Paragraph 104
§ 93-4
Paragraph 105
§ 93-5
Paragraph 106
§ 93-6
Paragraph 107
§ 93-7
Paragraph 108
Article II
§ 93-8
Paragraph 201
§ 93-9
Paragraph 202
§ 93-10
Paragraph 203
§ 93-11
Paragraph 204
§ 93-12
Paragraph 205
§ 93-13
Paragraph 206
§ 93-14
Paragraph 207
§ 93-15
Paragraph 208
§ 93-16
Paragraph 209
§ 93-17
Paragraph 210
§ 93-18
Paragraph 211
§ 93-19
Paragraph 212
§ 93-20
Paragraph 213
§ 93-21
Paragraph 214
§ 93-22
Paragraph 215
§ 93-23
Paragraph 216
Article III
§ 93-24
Paragraph 301
§ 93-25
Paragraph 302
§ 93-26
Paragraph 303
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 93-27
Paragraph 304
§ 93-28
Paragraph 305
§ 93-29
Paragraph 306
§ 93-30
Paragraph 307
§ 93-31
Paragraph 308
§ 93-32
Paragraph 309
§ 93-33
Paragraph 310
§ 93-34
Paragraph 311
§ 93-35
Paragraph 312
§ 93-36
Paragraph 313
§ 93-37
Paragraph 314
§ 93-38
Paragraph 315
§ 93-39
Paragraph 316
§ 93-40
Paragraph 317
§ 93-41
Paragraph 318
§ 93-42
Paragraph 319
Article IV
§ 93-43
Paragraph 401
§ 93-44
Paragraph 402
§ 93-45
Paragraph 403
§ 93-46
Paragraph 404
§ 93-47
Paragraph 405
§ 93-48
Paragraph 406
§ 93-49
Paragraph 407
§ 93-50
Paragraph 408
§ 93-51
Paragraph 409
Article V
§ 93-52
Paragraph 501
§ 93-53
Paragraph 502
§ 93-54
Paragraph 503
§ 93-55
Paragraph 504
§ 93-56
Paragraph 505
§ 93-57
Paragraph 506
§ 93-58
Paragraph 507
§ 93-59
Paragraph 508
§ 93-60
Paragraph 509
§ 93-61
Paragraph 510
§ 93-62
Paragraph 511
§ 93-63
Paragraph 512
Ch. 97, Fair Rent Commission
Ord. No. 186
7-6-1982
§ 97-1
Section I
§ 97-2
Section II
§ 97-3
Section III
§ 97-4
Section IV
§ 97-5
Section V
§ 97-6
Section VI
§ 97-7
Section VII
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 97-8
Section VIII
§ 97-9
Section IX
§ 97-10
Section X
Ch. 101, Fees
Ord. No. 209
3-12-1984
§ 101-1
Listing of fees
Ch. 105, Fire Prevention
Ord. No. 95
1-27-1969
§ 105-1
Section I
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 105-2
Section II
§ 105-3
Section III
§ 105-4
Section IV
§ 105-5
Section V
§ 105-6
Section VI
§ 105-7
Section VII
§ 105-8
Section VIII
Ch. 108, Fire Zones
Ord. No. 127
1-24-1972
§ 108-1
Section I
§ 108-2
Section II
§ 108-3
Section III
§ 108-4
Section IV
§ 108-5
Section V
§ 108-6
Section VI
§ 108-7
Section VII
Amended 6-26-1972 by Ord. No. 131; 8-27-1984 by Ord. No. 217
Ch. 111, Flood Management Program
Ord. No. 201
4-11-1983
§ 111-1
I
§ 111-2
II
§ 111-3
III
§ 111-4
IV
§ 111-5
V
§ 111-6
VIa through l and n
§ 111-7
VIm
§ 111-8
VII
§ 111-9
VIII
Ch. 115, Food Establishments
Ord. No. 227
4-22-1985
§ 115-1
SECTION 1
§ 115-2
SECTION 2
§ 115-3
SECTION 3
§ 115-4
SECTION 4
§ 115-5
SECTION 5
§ 115-6
SECTION 6
§ 115-7
SECTION 7
§ 115-8
SECTION 8
§ 115-9
SECTION 9
§ 115-10
SECTION 10
§ 115-11
SECTION 11
§ 115-12
SECTION 12
§ 115-13
SECTION 13
§ 115-14
SECTION 14
§ 115-15
SECTION 15
§ 115-16
SECTION 16
§ 115-17
SECTION 17
§ 115-18
SECTION 18
§ 115-19
SECTION 19
§ 115-20
SECTION 20
Omitted
SECTION 21
Ch. 119, Garbage, Rubbish and Refuse
Art. I, Collection and Disposal
Ord. No. 196
2-14-1983
§ 119-1
I
Amended 6-27-1983 by Ord. No. 206
§ 119-2
II
§ 119-3
III
§ 119-4
IV
Art. II, Containers
Ord. No. 239
6-9-1986
§ 119-5
SECTION I
§ 119-6
SECTION II
§ 119-7
SECTION III
§ 119-8
SECTION IV
§ 119-9
SECTION V
§ 119-10
SECTION VI
§ 119-11
SECTION VII
Ch. 123, Gasoline Stations, Self-Service
Ord. No. 181
5-24-1982
§ 123-1
REGULATION I
§ 123-2
REGULATION II, 1
§ 123-3
REGULATION II, 2
Ch. 127, Housing Maintenance and Occupancy
Ord. No. 237
11-25-1985
Article I
§ 127-1
SECTION I
§ 127-2
1.01
§ 127-3
1.02
§ 127-4
1.03
§ 127-5
1.04
§ 127-6
1.05
§ 127-7
1.06
Article II
§ 127-8
SECTION II, 2.01 - 2.24 and 2.26 - 2.41
§ 127-9
SECTION II, 2.25 and 2.42
Article III
§ 127-10
3.01
§ 127-11
3.02
§ 127-12
3.03
§ 127-13
3.04
§ 127-14
3.05
§ 127-15
3.06
§ 127-16
3.07
§ 127-17
3.08
Article IV
§ 127-18
SECTION IV
§ 127-19
4.01
§ 127-20
4.02
§ 127-21
4.03
§ 127-22
4.04
§ 127-23
4.05
§ 127-24
4.06
§ 127-25
4.07
Article V
§ 127-26
SECTION I
§ 127-27
5.01
§ 127-28
5.02
§ 127-29
5.03
§ 127-30
5.04
§ 127-31
5.05
§ 127-32
5.06
§ 127-33
5.07
Article VI
§ 127-34
SECTION VI
§ 127-35
6.01
§ 127-36
6.02
§ 127-37
6.03
§ 127-38
6.04
§ 127-39
6.05
§ 127-40
6.06
§ 127-41
6.07
Article VII
§ 127-42
SECTION VII
§ 127-43
7.01
§ 127-44
7.02
§ 127-45
7.03
§ 127-46
7.04
§ 127-47
7.05
Article VIII
§ 127-48
8.01
§ 127-49
8.02 and 8.03
§ 127-50
8.04
§ 127-51
8.05
§ 127-52
8.06
Article IX
§ 127-53
9.01
§ 127-54
9.02
§ 127-55
9.03
§ 127-56
9.04
§ 127-57
9.05
§ 127-58
9.06
§ 127-59
9.07
Article X
§ 127-60
10.01
§ 127-61
10.02
§ 127-62
10.03
§ 127-63
10.04
§ 127-64
10.05
§ 127-65
10.06
Amended at time of adoption of Code
Article XI
§ 127-66
11.01
§ 127-67
11.02
§ 127-68
11.03
Article XII
§ 127-69
12.01
Article XIII
§ 127-70
13.01
Omitted
13.02
§ 127-71
13.03
Ch. 131, Junk Dealers and Junkyards
Ord. No. 17
12-3-1962
§ 131-1
SECTION 1
§ 131-2
SECTION 2
§ 131-3
SECTION 3
§ 131-4
SECTION 4
§ 131-5
SECTION 5
§ 131-6
SECTION 6
§ 131-7
SECTION 7
Ch. 135, Laundries and Dry-Cleaning Establishments
Ord. No. 49
10-25-1965
§ 135-1
1
§ 135-2
2
§ 135-3
3
Ch. 139, Licensing
Ord. No. 190
9-27-1982
§ 139-1
SECTION I
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 139-2
SECTION II
§ 139-3
SECTION III
§ 139-4
SECTION IV
§ 139-5
SECTION V
§ 139-6
SECTION VI
§ 139-7
SECTION VII
§ 139-8
SECTION VIII
§ 139-9
SECTION IX
§ 139-10
SECTION X
Ch. 142, Littering
Ord. No. 112
4-13-1970
§ 142-1
SECTION 1
§ 142-2
SECTION 2
§ 142-3
SECTION 3
§ 142-4
SECTION 4
§ 142-5
SECTION 5
§ 142-6
SECTION 6
§ 142-7
SECTION 7
§ 142-8
SECTION 8
§ 142-9
SECTION 9
§ 142-10
SECTION 10
§ 142-11
SECTION 11
§ 142-12
SECTION 12
§ 142-13
SECTION 13
§ 142-14
SECTION 14
§ 142-15
SECTION 15
§ 142-16
SECTION 16
§ 142-17
SECTION 17
§ 142-18
SECTION 18
§ 142-19
SECTION 19
§ 142-20
SECTION 20
§ 142-21
SECTION 21
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 142-22
SECTION 22
Omitted
SECTION 23
Omitted
SECTION 24
Ch. 146, Massage Establishments
Ord. No. 219
12-10-1984
§ 146-1
SECTION I
§ 146-2
SECTION II
§ 146-3
SECTION III
§ 146-4
SECTION IV
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 146-5
SECTION V
§ 146-6
SECTION VI
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 146-7
SECTION VII
§ 146-8
SECTION VIII
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 146-9
SECTION IX
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 146-10
SECTION X
§ 146-11
SECTION XI
§ 146-12
SECTION XII
§ 146-13
SECTION XIII
§ 146-14
SECTION XIV
§ 146-15
SECTION XV
§ 146-16
SECTION XVI
§ 146-17
SECTION XVII
§ 146-18
SECTION XVIII
§ 146-19
SECTION XIX
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 146-20
SECTION XX
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 146-21
SECTION XXI
Amended at time of adoption of Code
Ch. 150, Nightclubs
Ord. No. 222
1-25-1985
§ 150-1
SECTION I
§ 150-2
SECTION II
Ch. 154, Noise
Art. I, Motor Vehicles
Ord. No. 187
7-26-1982
§ 154-1
Section 1
§ 154-2
Section 2(a) through (d)
§ 154-3
Section 2(e)
Omitted
Section 3
Art. II, Noise Control
Ord. No. 218
12-10-1984
§ 154-4
Section 1
§ 154-5
Section 2
§ 154-6
Section 3
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 154-7
Section 4
§ 154-8
Section 5
§ 154-9
Section 6
§ 154-10
Section 7
§ 154-11
Section 8
§ 154-12
Section 9.1
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 154-13
Section 9.2
§ 154-14
Section 10.1
§ 154-15
Section 10.2
§ 154-16
Section 10.3
§ 154-17
Section 10.4
§ 154-18
Section 11
Ch. 158, Obscene Materials
Art. I, Dissemination
Ord. No. 210
3-12-1984
§ 158-1
Section 1
§ 158-2
Sections 2 and 3
§ 158-3
Section 4
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 158-4
Section 5
Omitted
Section 6
Art. II, Minors
Ord. No. 228
5-28-1985
§ 158-5
SECTION I
§ 158-6
SECTION II
§ 158-7
SECTION III
Ch. 162, Oil and Oil-Burning Equipment
Art. I, Installation and Use
Ord. No. 21
9-4-1963
§ 162-1
SECTION 1
§ 162-2
SECTION 2
§ 162-3
SECTION 3
§ 162-4
SECTION 4
§ 162-5
SECTION 5
§ 162-6
SECTION 6
§ 162-7
SECTION 7
§ 162-8
SECTION 8
§ 162-9
SECTION 9
§ 162-10
SECTION 10
§ 162-11
SECTION 11
§ 162-12
SECTION 12
§ 162-13
SECTION 13
§ 162-14
SECTION 14
§ 162-15
SECTION 15
§ 162-16
SECTION 16
§ 162-17
SECTION 17
§ 162-18
SECTION 18
§ 162-19
SECTION 19
§ 162-20
SECTION 20
§ 162-21
SECTION 21
§ 162-22
SECTION 22
§ 162-23
SECTION 23
§ 162-24
SECTION 24
§ 162-25
SECTION 25
§ 162-26
SECTION 26
§ 162-27
SECTION 27
Art II, Sale and Storage of Flammable Liquids
Ord. No. 22
9-4-1963
§ 162-28
SECTION 1
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 162-29
SECTION 2
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 162-30
SECTION 3
§ 162-31
SECTION 4
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 162-32
SECTION 5A
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 162-33
SECTION 5B and C
§ 162-34
SECTION 6
§ 162-35
SECTION 7
§ 162-36
SECTION 8
§ 162-37
SECTION 9
Amended at time of adoption of Code
Ch. 166, Paint, Spray
Ord. No. 244
8-25-1986
§ 166-1
SECTION IA, B and C, first sentence
§ 166-2
SECTION IC, second sentence
§ 166-3
SECTION IIA and B
§ 166-4
SECTION IIC
§ 166-5
SECTION III
Amended at time of adoption of Code
Omitted
SECTION IV
Ch. 170, Parks and Recreation Areas
Ord. No. 214
6-25-1984
Article I
§ 170-1
SECTION 1
§ 170-2
SECTION 2
Article II
§ 170-3
SECTION 3A
§ 170-4
SECTION 3B and C
§ 170-5
SECTION 3D
§ 170-6
SECTION 3E
§ 170-7
SECTION 3F
§ 170-8
SECTION 3G
§ 170-9
SECTION 3H
§ 170-10
SECTION 31
Article III
§ 170-11
SECTION 4A
§ 170-12
SECTION 4B
§ 170-13
SECTION 4C
§ 170-14
SECTION 4D
§ 170-15
SECTION 4E
§ 170-16
SECTION 4F
§ 170-17
SECTION 4G
§ 170-18
SECTION 4H
Article IV
§ 170-19
SECTION 5A
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 170-20
SECTION 5B
§ 170-21
SECTION 5C
SECTION 5D
Deleted at time of adoption of Code
§ 170-22
SECTION 5E
§ 170-23
SECTION 5F
§ 170-24
SECTION 5G
§ 170-25
SECTION 5H
§ 170-26
SECTION 5I
§ 170-27
SECTION 5J
§ 170-28
SECTION 5K
SECTION 5L
Deleted at time of adoption of Code
§ 170-29
SECTION 5M
§ 170-30
SECTION 5N
Article V
§ 170-31
SECTION 50, first paragraph
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 170-32
SECTION 50, second paragraph
§ 170-33
SECTION 50, third paragraph
Ch. 174, Peddling and Soliciting
Ord. No. 32
4-13-1964
§ 174-1
SECTION 1, first paragraph
§ 174-2
SECTION 1, second paragraph
§ 174-3
SECTION 2
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 174-4
SECTION 3
§ 174-5
SECTION 4
§ 174-6
SECTION 5
§ 174-7
SECTION 6
§ 174-8
SECTION 7
Ch. 178, Posting of Bills
Ord. No. 195
1-24-1983
§ 178-1
A
§ 178-2
B
Ch. 183, Refrigerators, Abandoned
Ord. No. 44
7-26-1965
§ 183-1
Sections 1 and 2
§ 183-2
Section 3
§ 183-3
Section 4
Amended at time of adoption of Code
Ch. 188, Severe Weather Emergencies
Ord. No. 236
11-12-1985
§ 188-1
SECTION 1
Amended 1-27-1986 by Ord. No. 238
§ 188-2
SECTION 2
§ 188-3
SECTION 3
§ 188-4
SECTION 4
Amended 1-27-1986 by Ord. No. 238
§ 188-5
SECTION 5
Amended 1-27-1986 by Ord. No. 238
§ 188-6
SECTION 6
§ 188-7
SECTION 7
Amended 1-27-1986 by Ord. No. 238
§ 188-8
SECTION 8
§ 188-9
SECTION 9
§ 188-10
SECTION 10
§ 188-11
SECTION 11
§ 188-12
SECTION 12
§ 188-13
SECTION 13
Omitted
SECTION 14
Ch. 191, Sewers
Ord. No. 224
3-11-1985
Article I
§ 191-1
1.0, first and second paragraphs
§ 191-2
1.0, third paragraph
§ 191-3
2.0
Article II
§ 191-4
3.1 and 3.2
§ 191-5
3.3
§ 191-6
4.1
§ 191-7
4.2
§ 191-8
4.2a
§ 191-9
4.2b
§ 191-10
4.2c
§ 191-11
4.3
§ 191-12
4.4
§ 191-13
4.5
§ 191-14
4.6
§ 191-15
4.7
§ 191-16
4.8
§ 191-17
4.9
§ 191-18
4.10
§ 191-19
4.11
§ 191-20
4.12
§ 191-21
4.13 and 4.14
§ 191-22
4.15
§ 191-23
4.16 and 4.17
§ 191-24
4.18
§ 191-25
4.19
Article III
§ 191-26
5.1 and 5.2
§ 191-27
5.2a
§ 191-28
5.3
§ 191-29
5.4
§ 191-30
5.5
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 191-31
5.6 and 5.7
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 191-32
5.8
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 191-33
5.9
§ 191-34
5.10
§ 191-35
5.11
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 191-36
5.12
§ 191-37
5.13
§ 191-38
5.14
§ 191-39
5.15
§ 191-40
5.16
§ 191-41
5.16a and 5.16b
Article IV
§ 191-42
6.0
Article V
§ 191-43
7.1
§ 191-44
7.2
§ 191-45
7.3
§ 191-46
7.4
Article VI
§ 191-47
8.1
§ 191-48
8.2
§ 191-49
8.3
Article VII
§ 191-50
9.1
§ 191-51
9.2, 9.2a and 9.2b
§ 191-52
9.2c
§ 191-53
9.3
§ 191-54
9.4
§ 191-55
9.5
§ 191-56
9.6
Amended at time of adoption of Code
Article VIII
§ 191-57
10.1
§ 191-58
10.2
§ 191-59
10.3
Article IX
§ 191-60
11.1
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 191-61
11.2 and 11.3
§ 191-62
11.4
§ 191-63
11.5
§ 191-64
11.6
§ 191-65
11.7
§ 191-66
11.8
Article X
§ 191-67
12.1. 12.2 and 12.5
§ 191-68
12.3
§ 191-69
12.4
Amended at time of adoption of Code
Omitted
13.0
Omitted
14.0
Ch. 195, Snow and Ice, Removal of
Ord. No. 235
11-12-1985
§ 195-1
SECTION 1
§ 195-2
SECTION 2
§ 195-3
SECTION 3
§ 195-4
SECTION 4
§ 195-5
SECTION 5
§ 195-6
SECTION 6
§ 195-7
SECTION 7
Omitted
SECTION 8
Ch. 199, Solvents Toxic
Ord. No. 72
9-25-1967
§ 199-1
1 and 2
§ 199-2
3
§ 199-3
4
§ 199-4
5
Ch. 202, Space Heaters
Ord. No. 26
10-7-1963
§ 202-1
SECTION 1
§ 202-2
SECTION 2
§ 202-3
SECTION III
§ 202-4
SECTION IV
§ 202-5
SECTION V
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 202-6
SECTION VI
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 202-7
SECTION VII
Ch. 206, Streets and Sidewalks
Art. I, Construction and Repair of Sidewalks and Curbs
Ord. No. 8
4-16-1962
§ 206-1
SECTION I
§ 206-2
SECTION II
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 206-3
SECTION III
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 206-4
SECTION IV
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 206-5
SECTION V
§ 206-6
SECTION VI
Art. II, Construction Specifications for Streets, Sidewalks and Curbs
Ord. No. 56
7-25-1966
§ 206-7
SECTION I
§ 206-8
SECTION II
§ 206-9
SECTION III
§ 206-10
SECTION IV
Art. III, Municipal Liability for Ice and Snow
Ord. No. 192
10-12-1982
§ 206-11
SECTION I
§ 206-12
SECTION II
§ 206-13
SECTION III
§ 206-14
SECTION IV
Art. IV, Discontinuance of Highways
Ord. No. 204
6-27-1983
§ 206-15
SECTION I
§ 206-16
SECTION II
§ 206-17
SECTION III
Amended at time of adoption of Code
§ 206-18
SECTION IV
§ 206-19
SECTION V
§ 206-20
SECTION VI
Art. V, Street Excavations
Ord. No. 223
2-11-1985
§ 206-21
SECTION 1
§ 206-22
SECTION 2
§ 206-23
SECTION 3
§ 206-24
SECTION 4
§ 206-25
SECTION 5
§ 206-26
SECTION 6, first paragraph
§ 206-27
SECTION 6, second paragraph
§ 206-28
SECTION 7
§ 206-29
SECTION 8
§ 206-30
SECTION 9
§ 206-31
SECTION 10
§ 206-32
SECTION 11
§ 206-33
SECTION 12
§ 206-34
SECTION 13
§ 206-35
SECTION 14
§ 206-36
SECTION 15
§ 206-37
SECTION 16
§ 206-38
SECTION 17
§ 206-39
SECTION 18
Ch. 211, Taxation
Art. I, Use of Tax Credits by West Haven Redevelopment Agency
Ord. No. 111
4-13-1970
§ 211-1
First paragraph
Art. II, Deferment of Assessments on Real Property
Ord. No. 183
6-14-1982
§ 211-2
SECTION I
§ 211-3
SECTION II
Art. III, Tax Exemptions
Ord. No. 266
6-27-1988
§ 211-4
First paragraph
§ 211-5
SECTION 1
§ 211-6
SECTION 2
§ 211-7
SECTION 3
Ch. 216, Vehicles, Abandoned
Ord. No. 23
9-4-1963
§ 216-1
SECTION 1
§ 216-2
SECTION 2
§ 216-3
SECTION 3
Ch. 224, Water Pollution
Ord. No. 91
11-25-1968
§ 224-1
Sections I and II
§ 224-2
Section III
Omitted
Section IV

§ 1-3 Continuation of existing provisions.

The provisions of the Code, insofar as they are substantively the same as those of ordinances in force immediately prior to the enactment of the Code by this ordinance, as distributed and renumbered in § 1-2 above, are intended as a continuation of such ordinances and not as new enactments, and the effectiveness of such provisions shall date from the date of adoption of the prior ordinance. All such provisions are hereby continued in full force and effect and are hereby reaffirmed as to their adoption by the Council of the City of West Haven, and it is the intention of said Council that each such provision contained within the Code is hereby reaffirmed as it appears in said Code. Only such provisions of former ordinances as are omitted from this Code shall be deemed repealed or abrogated by the provisions of § 1-4 below.

§ 1-4 Repeal of enactments not included in Code.

All ordinances of a general and permanent nature of the City of West Haven in force on the date of the adoption of this ordinance and not contained in such Code or recognized and continued in force by reference therein are hereby repealed from and after the effective date of this ordinance.

§ 1-5 Enactments saved from repeal; matters not affected.

The repeal of ordinances provided for in § 1-4 of this ordinance shall not affect the following classes of ordinances, rights and obligations, which are hereby expressly saved from repeal:
A. 
Any right or liability established, accrued or incurred under any legislative provision of the City of West Haven prior to the effective date of this ordinance, or any action or proceeding brought for the enforcement of such right or liability.
B. 
An offense or act committed or done before the effective date of this ordinance in violation of any legislative provision of the City of West Haven, or any penalty, punishment or forfeiture which may result therefrom.
C. 
Any prosecution, indictment, action, suit or other proceeding pending, or any judgment rendered prior to the effective date of this ordinance, brought pursuant to any legislative provision of the City of West Haven.
D. 
Any franchise, license, right, easement or privilege heretofore granted or conferred by the City of West Haven.
E. 
Any ordinance of the City of West Haven providing for the laying out, opening, altering, widening, relocating, straightening, establishing grade, changing name, improvement, acceptance or vacation of any right-of-way, easement, street, road, highway, park or other public place within the City of West Haven or any portion thereof.
F. 
Any ordinance of the City of West Haven appropriating money or transferring funds, promising or guaranteeing the payment of money or authorizing the issuance and delivery of any bond of the City of West Haven or other instruments or evidence of the city's indebtedness.
G. 
Ordinances authorizing the purchase, sale, lease or transfer of property, or any lawful contract or obligation.
H. 
The levy or imposition of taxes, special assessments or charges.
I. 
The dedication of property.
J. 
Any legislation relating to salaries.
K. 
All legislation adopted subsequent to March 28, 1988.
L. 
Amendments made to the Fire Prevention Code and the October 1966 Revision thereof, as contained in Section IV of Ordinance No. 95, adopted January 27, 1969.
M. 
All legislation related to vehicles and traffic, including but not limited to Ordinance Nos. 51 (adopted January 24, 1966), 68 (adopted July 24, 1967), 69 (adopted August 28, 1967), 124 (adopted September 13, 1971), 130 (adopted June 26, 1972), 161 (adopted February 13, 1979), 198 (adopted March 23, 1988), 203 (adopted June 13, 1983), 215 (adopted June 25, 1984) and 216 (adopted August 27, 1984).

§ 1-6 Severability.

If any clause, sentence, paragraph, section, Article or part of this ordinance or of any ordinance cited in the table in § 1-2 hereof, or any legislation included in this Code through supplementation, shall be adjudged by any court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, such judgment shall not affect, impair or invalidate the remainder thereof but shall be confined in its operation to the clause, sentence, paragraph, section, Article or part thereof directly involved in the controversy in which such judgment shall have been rendered.

§ 1-7 Copy of Code on file.

A copy of the Code, in loose-leaf form, has been filed in the office of the Clerk of the Council of the City of West Haven and shall remain there for use and examination by the public until final action is taken on this ordinance; and, if this ordinance shall be adopted, such copy shall be certified to by the Clerk of the Council of the City of West Haven by impressing thereon the Seal of the City of West Haven, and such certified copy shall remain on file in the office of said Clerk of the Council to be made available to persons desiring to examine the same during all times while the said Code is in effect. The enactment and publication of this ordinance, coupled with the availability of a copy of the Code for inspection by the public, shall be deemed, held and considered to be due and legal publication of all provisions of the Code for all purposes.

§ 1-8 Amendments to Code.

Any and all additions, deletions, amendments or supplements to any of the ordinances known collectively as the "Code of the City of West Haven," or any new ordinances, when enacted or adopted in such form as to indicate the intention of the Council to be a part thereof, shall be deemed to be incorporated into such Code so that reference to the Code shall be understood and intended to include such additions, deletions, amendments or supplements. Whenever such additions, deletions, amendments or supplements to the Code shall be enacted or adopted, they shall thereafter be printed and, as provided hereunder, inserted in the loose-leaf book containing said Code, as amendments and supplements thereto. Nothing contained in this ordinance shall affect the status of any ordinance contained herein, and such ordinances may be amended, deleted or changed from time to time as the Council deems desirable.

§ 1-9 Code book to be kept up-to-date.

It shall be the duty of the Clerk of the Council to keep up-to-date the certified copy of the book containing the Code of the City of West Haven required to be filed in the office of the Clerk of Council for use by the public. All changes in said Code and all ordinances adopted by the Council subsequent to the enactment of this ordinance in such form as to indicate the intention of said Council to be a part of said Code shall, when finally enacted or adopted, be included therein by temporary attachment of copies of such changes or ordinances until such changes or ordinances are printed as supplements to said Code book, at which time such supplements shall be inserted therein.

§ 1-10 Sale of Code book; supplementation.

Copies of the Code may be purchased from the Clerk of the Council of the City of West Haven upon the payment of a fee to be set by the Council, which Council may also arrange for procedures for the periodic supplementation thereof.

§ 1-11 Penalties for tampering with Code.

Any person who, without authorization from the Clerk of the Council, changes or amends, by additions or deletions, any part or portion of the Code of the City of West Haven, or who alters or tampers with such Code in any manner whatsoever which will cause the legislation of the City of West Haven to be misrepresented thereby, or who violates any other provision of this ordinance, shall be fined not more than $100.

§ 1-12 Changes in previously adopted legislation.

A. 
In compiling and preparing the ordinances for publication as the Code of the City of West Haven, as distributed and designated in the table in § 1-2 hereof, no changes in the meaning or intent of such ordinances have been made, except as provided for in Subsection B hereof. In addition, certain grammatical changes and other minor nonsubstantive changes were made in one or more of said pieces of legislation. It is the intention of the Council that all such changes be adopted as part of the Code as if the ordinances had been previously formally amended to read as such.
B. 
In addition, the following changes, amendments or revisions are made herewith, to become effective upon the effective date of this ordinance. (Chapter and section number references are to the ordinances as they have been renumbered and appear in the Code.)[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Pursuant to § 1-12B, the following Code sections were amended or added; §§ 36-1, 46-5, 73-1, 73-2, 73-3, 73-5, 93-26, 97-7, 105-1, 127-65, 139-1A, 142-21D, 146-4, 146-6B, 146-8A(1) and B, 146-9A(3), 146-19, 146-20, 146-21B, 154-6, 154-12, 158-3, 162-28, 162-29A(1) and B(1), 162-31, 162-32B, 162-37, 166-5, 170-19, 170-31, 174-3A(3) and C, 183-3, 191-30A, 191-31A and C, 191-32, 191-35, 191-56, 191-60, 191-69, 202-5, 202-6C, 206-2, 206-3, 206-4 and 206-17A. In addition, the following sections are deleted: Sections 5D and 5L of Ord. No. 214, adopted 6-25-1984; Subsection (u) of Paragraph 101 (definition of "town") of Ord. No. 98, adopted 4-28-1969, A complete description of these changes is on file in the office of the Clerk of the Council.

§ 1-13 Powers not abridged.

Nothing contained herein shall abridge the legal authority of any board, commission or agency of the City of West Haven to make, publish, adopt, repeal, change or amend its rules, regulations or bylaws in accordance with law.

§ 1-14 Incorporation of provisions into Code.

The provisions of this ordinance are hereby made Article I of Chapter 1 of the Code of the City of West Haven, such Article to be entitled "General Provisions, Article I, Adoption of Code," and the sections of this ordinance shall be numbered §§ 1-1 to 1-15, inclusive.

§ 1-15 When effective.

This ordinance was enacted by the City Council Monday, February 27, 1989; approved by the Mayor, Azelio M. Guerra, February 28, 1989; and operative and in effect 30 days from the above date of the Mayor's approval.