Ordinances – CITY OF CRYSTAL

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 3 OF THE CRYSTAL

CITY CODE CREATING A REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS PROCESS AND MAKING OTHER AMENDMENTS

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE No. 2017-01

Ordinance No. 2017-01 has been approved by the city council on March 7, 2017. A printed copy of the full text of the ordinance is available for public inspection in the office of the city clerk.

The ordinance amends Chapter III of the City Code by establishing a new Section 345 that sets out an administrative process for receiving and acting on requests by persons with disabilities for reasonable accommodations in accordance with federal law. Requests must include a detailed explanation of why the requested modification is reasonably needed and the City Manager decides upon requests after considering certain factors. Decisions may be appealed to the City Council. The ordinance also makes certain corrective amendments to the sections in Chapter III concerning commissions and boards. The ordinance is effective 30 days after publication.

/s/Jim Adams

Jim Adams, Mayor

ATTEST: /s/ Chrissy Serres

Chrissy Serres, City Clerk

Published in the

Crystal-Robbinsdale Sun Post

March 16, 2017

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