04-042-O

REPLACEMENT

ORDINANCE NO. __________
 

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE 6627 AND DULUTH CITY CODE PERTAINING TO PARKING CAMPER TRAILERS AND RECREATION VEHICLES.

BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON:

The city of Duluth does ordain:

Section 1. That Ordinance 6627, passed in 1943, at Section 2(c) shall be amended to read as follows:

(c) No person shall park, store or occupy any trailer or recreational vehicle in, on or upon any place or premises situated outside an approved and duly licensed trailer camp; but nothing contained in this ordinance shall prohibit the parking or storing of only one unoccupied trailer in a private garage, driveway or in a rear yard located anywhere within the city of Duluth, provided that no living quarters shall be maintained, for a period in excess of 35 consecutive days and 60 total days in any calendar year, nor any business carried on, or profession practiced in such trailer, during all of the time such trailer is so parked or stored.

Section 2. That Duluth City Code, 1959, as amended, be amended by adding a new Section 33-97.11 to read as follows:

Sec. 33-97.11. Parking camping trailers or recreational vehicles.

Parking of camping trailers and recreational vehicles on private property is regulated, in part, by Ordinance 6627, passed 1943, as amended by Ordinance ____, passed 2004.

Section 3. That this ordinance shall take effect and be in force 30 days after its passage and publication.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This ordinance change allows guests to visit and stay in their recreational vehicles parked on residential property.