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Commonly Searched Ordinance Topics
Below is a list of commonly searched ordinance topics. Click the category title to view further information.
Gas Powered Motors on Teal Lake
Beach Use Rules
Noxious Weeds, Junk, Rubbish and/or Miscellaneous Debris in Yards
Hunting in City Limits
Hunter safety courses may be offered through the Marquette County Sheriff's Department. Call 225-8435 for more information.
City Charter & Ordinances
If you are looking for information on a particular subject not covered in the "Common Topics of Interest" section (see below), try a search of all ordinances using a general key word such as "vehicle", "dog" or "snow." The complete ordinance book is a large file (10+ MB) that takes a little extra time to download, so if you already have a general idea of where you need to look, it might be faster to choose the appropriate part from the following list instead:
- City Charter & Ordinances (Full List)
- Part 02 - Administration Code
- Part 04 - Traffic Code Popular Topics
- Part 06 - General Offenses Popular Topics
- Part 08 - Business Regulation & Taxation
- Part 10 - Streets, Utilities & Public Services
- Part 12 - Planning & Zoning Code Popular Topics
- Part 14 - Building & Housing Code
- Part 16 - Fire Prevention Code
- Ordinance 1428 - Downtown renovation & Blight
- 2009 Amended Zoning Ordinance
- Bond Ordinance #2012
- Ordinance 206 - Voting Precinct Location - 2017 Amendment