Ordinance No. 140

PERE MARQUETTE CHARTER TOWNSHIP
ORDINANCE NO. 140

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 109 (ZONING) OF THE PERE MARQUETTE CHARTER TOWNSHIP CODE, BY EXPANDING THE PERMITTED AUTOMOTIVE REPAIRS IN THE COMMERCIAL DISTRICT, C-2, AND BY PROVIDING FOR THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS AMENDING ORDINANCE.

            THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF PERE MARQUETTE, MASON COUNTY, MICHIGAN ORDAINS:

            Section 1.  Amendments to the Principal Uses and Structures in the C-2 District.  Section 109-245(d)(13) of the Pere Marquette Charter Township Code is amended to read as follows, regarding principal uses and structures in the Commercial District, C-2 (the remaining language in Section 109-245[d] shall remain unchanged).

            (13)      Automotive repairs (general and major/body).

            Section 2.  Severability and Captions.  The Ordinance and its various parts, sections, subsections, sentences, phrases, and clauses are declared severable.  If any part, section, subsection, sentence, phrase, or clause is adjudged unconstitutional or invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the remainder of this Ordinance shall not be affected.  The captions included at the beginning of each Section are for convenience only and shall not be considered a part of this Ordinance.

            Section 3.  Repeal.  Ordinances, resolutions, or orders which conflict in whole or in part with any of the provisions of this Ordinance are repealed to the extent of such conflict.

            Section 4.  Effective Date.  This Ordinance is ordered to take effect eight days following the publication in the Ludington Daily News, a newspaper of general circulation in the Township, of the notice of adoption pursuant to the provisions of 2006 PA 110.