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0391 Landscaping - Plant Material 1993P CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO ORDINANCE NO. 391 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO, AMENDING CHAPTER 18.14.020(C) OF THE CHUBBUCK MUNICIPAL CODE TO REDUCE THE SIZE OF TREES GROWING FROM TWO TO TWO AND ONE-HALF INCHES TO ONE TO ONE AND ONE-HALF INCHES; REPEALING PRIOR CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; PROVIDING FOR THE SEVERABILITY OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ORDINANCE; PROVIDING THAT ALL OTHER SECTIONS AND PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER 18.14 NOT HEREIN AMENDED SHALL REMAIN IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT; AND PROVIDING WHEN THIS ORDINANCE SHALL BECOME EFFECTIVE. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO: Section 1. Amended 18.14.020. Chapter 18.14.020(C) of the Chubbuck Municipal Code is amended as follows: C. Plant material. 1. Quality. Plant material used to obtain compliance with this chapter shall be of a high quality equivalent to that provided by local reputable nurseries. 2. Trees shall be species having an average mature spread of crown of greater than fifteen feet. Trees shall be not less than Owe one to Owe one and one-half inch caliper size at time of planting -,provided all trees must be planted and staked, if necessary, according to professional nursery standards. No tree or plant which may cause damage to public roadways or sidewalks or which .is regarded as a "trash" tree or plant shall be planted. A list of accepted tree, shrub, and ground cover species shall be maintained by the city building official for review by the public. Any other tree, shrub or ground cover species may be planted only upon prior approval from the city building official. 3. Hedges. Shrubs composing hedges shall be a minimum of two feet in height when measured immediately after planting. Hedges, where required, shall be planted and maintained so as to form a continuous, unbroken, solid, visual screen within a maximum of three years after time of planting. Ordinance - Page 1 dsc chbbck10.092 ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISIONS Section 1. Repeal of Conflicting Ordinances. The provisions of any Ordinance of the City of Chubbuck, Idaho, and any provision of the Chubbuck Municipal Code which are in conflict with the provisions of this Ordinance are hereby repealed to the extent of such conflict. All other sections and provisions of Chapter 18.14 not herein amended shall remain in full force and effect. Section 2. Severability. If any provision of this ordinance is held invalid, for any reason, by any court of competent jurisdiction, such holding shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any of the remaining provisions. Section 3. Effective Date. The rule requiring an ordinance to be read on three separate days, one of which shall be a reading in full, is hereby dispensed with, and this Ordinance shall become effective upon its passage, approval and publication as provided by law. PASSED BY THE COUNCIL AND APPROVED BY THE MAYOR OF THE CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO, this ATTEST: CITY CLERK Ordinance - Page 2 dsc chbbck10.082 26th day of JANUARY 1943. 4AY&OR