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Meeting Name: Environmental Control Committee (This committee no longer exists) (inactive) Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 4/12/2017 9:15 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room, 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: 17-0059 Environmental Control Ordinance Amendment.pdf, Proposed Subsitute to File 17-0059.pdf
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17-2627 1  Committee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 12/16/2015approvePass Action details Not available
17-0059 1 Chapter 30 - ENVIRONMENTOrdinance AmendmentPROPOSED SUBSTITUTE TO FILE 17-0059 PROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT CHAPTER 30 - ENVIRONMENT BE IT ORDAINED, by the Cook County Board of Commissioners, that Chapter 30 Environment, of the Cook County Code is hereby amended as Follows: ARTICLE I. - IN GENERAL Sec. 30-1. - Short title. This chapter shall be known and may be cited as the Cook County Environmental Control Ordinance. Sec. 30-2. - Findings, intent, and purpose and scope. (a) The County Board hereby finds and determines that in the public policy of the County to preserve, protect and improve the air, water and land resources of the County so as to promote the health, safety, welfare and comfort, prevent injury to human health, plant and animal life, and property; foster the comfort and convenience of its inhabitants and to the greatest degree practicable, facilitate the enjoyment of residents and visitors of the living, recreational and business environment of the County and recognizing that environmental damage does not respect political boundaries or subdivisions of the County, and: (1) Recognizing taccept as substitutedPass Action details Video Video
17-0059 1 Chapter 30 - ENVIRONMENTOrdinance AmendmentPROPOSED SUBSTITUTE TO FILE 17-0059 PROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT CHAPTER 30 - ENVIRONMENT BE IT ORDAINED, by the Cook County Board of Commissioners, that Chapter 30 Environment, of the Cook County Code is hereby amended as Follows: ARTICLE I. - IN GENERAL Sec. 30-1. - Short title. This chapter shall be known and may be cited as the Cook County Environmental Control Ordinance. Sec. 30-2. - Findings, intent, and purpose and scope. (a) The County Board hereby finds and determines that in the public policy of the County to preserve, protect and improve the air, water and land resources of the County so as to promote the health, safety, welfare and comfort, prevent injury to human health, plant and animal life, and property; foster the comfort and convenience of its inhabitants and to the greatest degree practicable, facilitate the enjoyment of residents and visitors of the living, recreational and business environment of the County and recognizing that environmental damage does not respect political boundaries or subdivisions of the County, and: (1) Recognizing trecommend for approval as substitutedPass Action details Not available
17-1337 1 TRANSFERRING SMOKING BAN FROM ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL TO PUBLIC HEALTHOrdinancePROPOSED ORDINANCE TRANSFERRING SMOKING BAN FROM ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL TO PUBLIC HEALTH BE IT ORDAINED, by the Cook County Board of Commissioners, that Chapter 38, Health and Human Services, Article VII, Clean Indoor Air of the Cook County Code is hereby enacted as Follows: ARTICLE VII. - CLEAN INDOOR AIR DIVISION 1. - COUNTY CLEAN INDOOR AIR ORDINANCE Sec. 38-201. - Title. This division shall be known as the "Cook County Clean Indoor Air Ordinance." Sec. 38-202. - Interpretation with other laws. Nothing in this division supersedes any existing elimination of smoking that is already covered by fire code restrictions. Sec. 38-203. - Definitions. The following words and phrases, wherein used in this division, shall have the following meanings: Arcade means a place of amusement, which contains four or more automatic amusement devices and is not licensed to serve alcoholic liquor. Bar/tavern means an establishment that is devoted to the serving of alcoholic beverages for consumption by guests and patrons on the premises and does not have an on-site kitchen to preparrecommend for approvalPass Action details Video Video
17-1345 1 CONFORMING CHANGES TO LAND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCESOrdinance AmendmentPROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT CONFORMING CHANGES TO LAND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCES BE IT ORDAINED, by the Cook County Board of Commissioners, that Part II, Land Development Ordinances, Chapter 102, Buildings and Building Regulations, Article III, Building Code, Section 102-104(5) of the Cook County Code is hereby amended as Follows: Sec. 102-104. - General provisions. *** (5) Construction hours. Hours of construction shall between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., except for emergency work on public improvements or public utilities, and except for the operation of pumps when continuous pumping is necessary for removal of water from the construction area. A variance may be requested from the Department of Building and Zoning when it can be shown to the satisfaction of the Commissioner that construction outside these hours would be in the overall public interest or operationally essential, and for a limited time period. *** BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, by the Cook County Board of Commissioners, that Part II, Land Development Ordinances, Appendix A, Zoning, Article 8, Gerecommend for approvalPass Action details Video Video