« AnteriorContinuar »
Jesse W. Jaquith
Following is a list of the mayors of the city:
C. A. Hunt
June 11, 1859
Jos. W. Sim
June 28, 1861
Clark R. Griggs
June 4, 1866
June 28, 1861
(NOTE) —Ordinance changing the date of the fiscal and
municipal year to May 1, adopted on February 6, 1911.
C. B. Holmes has been city clerk from May 1, 1877 to May 1, 1917.
Whereas it is necessary and expedient that the general ordinances of the city of Urbana, Illinois, be revised, consolidated and codified, in appropriate chapters, articles, and sections, the whole to be know as "An Ordinance of the City of Urbana, Illinios"; therefore,
Be it ordainel by the City Council of the city of Urbana in the county of Champaign, in the state of Illinois, as follows:
ADDITIONS, MAPS AND PLATS.
Additions to Correspond With Streets.
2. Plats Must be Submitted to Council.
Penalty for Recording Plat Before Approval Etc.
4. Penalty for Selling Lots, Etc.
5. Certificate of Approval.
SECTION 1. ADDITIONS TO CORRESPOND WITH STREETS. Any addition which may hereafter be made to the City of Urbana, or any lands adjoining or within the same, which may be laid out into lots or blocks, shall, where practicable, be so laid out, surveyed and platted, that the blocks or other subdivisions thereof shall conform to the regular blocks of the original town plat, or with the regular blocks of the additions adjoining such lands or additions so proposed to be laid out and the streets and alleys shall correspond with and conform to the previously established streets and alleys with which they may connect and continue the same.
SECTION 2. PLATS MUST BE SUBMITTED TO COUNCIL. Any person who shall survey or plat any addition to the City of Urbana, or any lands adjoining or within the same, into lots, blocks or other subdivisions, or shall re-subdivide any block, lot, sub-lot, out-lot, or part thereof, within said City, shall submit the map, plat or subdivision thereof to the City Coun
cil for its approval; and no such map, plat, or subdivision shall be valid, or be admitted to record in the office of the Recorder of Deeds in and for Champaign County until the same has been so submitted and approved by the City Council.
SECTION 3. PENALTY FOR RECORDING PLAT BEFORE APPROVAL, ETC. Any person who shall, as owner of the land so surveyed or platted, or as the agent of any such owner, cause to be recorded in the Recorder's office of Champaign county any such map, plat or subdivision mentioned in Section 2, without having the same submitted to and approved by the said City Council before filing the same in said Recorder's office for record, shall be subject to a penalty of not less than twenty-five dollars nor more than two hundred dollars.
SECTION 4. PENALTY FOR SELLING LOTS, ETC. Any per son who as owner of the land so surveyed or platted, or as the agent of any such owner, shall sell, or offer for sale any lot, block, subdivision or part thereof, in any such addition, division or subdivision of lands as mentioned in section 2 hereof, before the map, plat or subdivision thereof has been approved by said City Council shall be subject to a penalty of not less than twenty-five dollars, nor more than two hundred dollars for each offense.
SECTION 5. CERTIFICATE OF APPROVAL. If the City Council approve any map or plat of any addition or subdivision submitted to it, as herein provided, a certificate of such ap proval shall be endorsed upon said map or plat, signed by the Mayor and attested by the City Clerk.