2013

Ordinance Title
Date Passed
2013-001 Amending Chapter 23 "Peddler's Solicitors and Itinerant Merchants", of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
1/14/13
2013-002 Amending Chapter 16 “Fire Life Safety” and Chapter 27 “Gas Station Licenses”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, as it Pertains to Fire Life Safety and Gas Station Licenses.
1/14/13
2013-003 Amending Chapter 52 “Offenses Against Public Peace”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, as it Pertains to Possession of Cannabis or Drug Paraphernalia. 
1/14/13
2013-004 Amending Chapter 38 “Intoxicating Liquors”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
1/28/13
2013-005 Proposing the Establishment of an Active Special Service Area No. 14 for Heartland Fields Subdivision.
1/14/13
2013-006 Amending Chapter 35 “Towing”, Section 35.07 “Vehicle Impoundment or Immobilation: Tow For Specified Violations”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
2/11/13
2013-007 Authorizing an Intergovernmental Agreement with the Illinois Public Works Mutual Aid Network (IPWMAN).
2/11/13
2013-008 Amending the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Repealing Chapter 37 “Games Of Chance – Raffles” in its Entirety. 
3/11/13
2013-009 Amending Ordinance 2012-069 that Approved the Planned Development Commercial “PD-C” Zoning District for 700 W. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, Illinois, and Granted Approval of a Final Plan for a Two Story Public Facility (Police Station) and a 190’ Communications Tower. 
3/11/13
2013-010 Amending Ordinance 2012-039 that Approved the FY2013 Budget for Improvements at Fire Station #3. 
3/11/13
2013-011 Publishing the Official Zoning Map of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
3/25/13
2013-012 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Schedule A “One Way Traffic”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, and Authorizing an Easement Agreement to the McDonald’s Corporation. 
3/25/13
2013-013 Reappropriating Unexpended Proceeds of the General Obligation Bonds, Series 2010A, and Approving Additional Redevelopment Projects within the Central Redevelopment Project Area.
3/25/13
2013-014 Approving the Execution of an Annexation Agreement (and Annexation of Property Contemplated thereby) for the Irongate Development, and Approving Zoning, Preliminary Plans, and Granting Related Development Approvals.
10/28/13
2013-015 Approving a Special Use Permit to Allow for a Comprehensive Plan on Property Zoned “MFR-2” Multifamily Residential at 830 N. Annie Glidden Road, DeKalb, Illinois, to Allow for Variations from Article 13 “Signs” of Chapter 23 “Unified Development Ordinance (UDO)”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, in Order to Erect Church and Campus Ministry Signage. 
3/25/13
2013-016 Authorizing the Issuance of General Obligation Bonds Not to Exceed $7,960,000.
3/25/13
2013-017 Amending Chapter 24 “Building Code”, Section 24.02 "Deletions and Additions to the International Building Code/2003", of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, as it Pertains to Elevators. 
4/8/13
2013-018 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.21 “Regulating and Prohibiting Parking of Motor Vehicles During Snow Emergency; Establishing Snow Emergency Routes”, and Section 51.22 “Power of Mayor to Prohibit Parking a Part or All of the Streets in the City of DeKalb During a Snow Emergency for the Purpose of Snow Removal”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
4/8/13
2013-019 Amending Chapter 52 “Offenses Against Public Peace – Safety and Morals”, Section 52.02 “Disorderly Conduct”, and Section 52.10 “Fire Arms and Air Guns”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.  
4/8/13
2013-020 Approving a Lease and Operating Agreement with Barb City Manor.
4/8/13
2013-021 Authorizing the Purchase of Certain Real Property (Clark Property).
4/8/13
2013-022 Establishing a Special Service Area No. 14 for Heartland Fields Subdivision.
4/8/13
2013-023 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.30 “Orders for Towing and Impounding of Vehicles by the City”, and Adding Section 51.31 “Prohibition on Parking Unlawful Vehicles on Roadways Relating to Parking of Unlawful or Hazardous Vehicles”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
4/22/13
2013-024 Approving an Amendment to the Central Area Tax Increment Financing District and Tax Increment Financing District No. 2 by Removing Certain Properties Therefrom. 
4/22/13
2013-025 Approving an Amendment to the Tax Increment Financing Redevelopment Plan and Project Area No. 2. 
4/22/13
2013-026 Authorizing the Execution of a Development Agreement with Lincoln Inn Family Restaurant, Inc. for the Development of 302 Grove Street, DeKalb, Illinois.
5/13/13
2013-027 Authorizing the Execution of a Development Agreement with Pappas-Glasgow Development, LLC for the Development of 2211 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, Illinois (Small’s). 
5/28/13
2013-028 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.17 “Municipal Parking Lots and Parking Stalls”, Schedule F “Limited Parking – Central Business District”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Adding for Frank Van Buer Plaza Four Hour Parking Between 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. 
5/13/13
2013-029 Amending Chapter 38 “Intoxicating Liquors”, Section 38.19 “Non-Profit Special Event Permit”, and Section 38.24 “Powers of the Liquor Commissioner”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Adding Subsection 1, and Adding Section 38.34 “Disruptive Intoxication”. 
5/13/13
2013-030 Amending Chapter 4 “Police Department”, Section 4.02 “Chief of Police”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Adding Subsection G Pertaining to the Authority of the Chief of Police to Execute Intergovernmental Agreements Relating to Police Activities. 
5/13/13
2013-031 Approving the FY2014 Budget for the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
6/10/13
2013-032 Approving the FY2014 – FY2018 Staffing Plan for the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
6/10/13
2013-033 Approving the FY2014 – FY2018 General Fund Financial Plan for the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
6/10/13
2013-034 Approving the FY2014 – FY2018 Capital Plan for the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
6/10/13
2013-035 Number not used.
2013-036 Amending Chapter 42 “Bicycles”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
5/28/13
2013-037 Amending Ordinance 2012-039 that Approved the FY2013 Budget for Fire Station Vehicles. 
6/10/13
2013-038 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Schedule E “Limited Parking”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
6/10/13
2013-039 Amending Chapter 52 “Offenses Against Public Peace – Safety and Morals”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
6/10/13
2013-040 Duplicate covered by Ordinance 2013-014 Approving the Execution of an Annexation Agreement (and Annexation of Property Contemplated thereby) for the Irongate Development, and Approving Zoning, Preliminary Plans, and Granting Related Development Approvals. 
2013-041 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.05-6 “School Speed Restrictions”, Schedule S “School Speed Limit 20 mph on School Days when Children are Present”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Adding a Portion Along N. Sixth Street between Pine Street and Oak Street. 
6/10/13
2013-042 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.05-6 “School Speed Restrictions”, Schedule S “School Speed Limit 20 mph on School Days when Children are Present”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Adding a Portion of Gurler Road Between Corporate Drive and Southpointe Drive. 
6/10/13
2013-043 Amending Chapter 3 “City Administration”, Section 3.43 “Management Pay Plan”, Section (e), of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Providing for an Annual Cost of Living Adjustment. 
7/8/13
2013-044 Amending Chapter 23 “Unified Development Ordinance (UDO)”, Article 3 “Definitions”, Article 5 “Zoning District Regulations”, and Article 14 “Permits”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
6/24/13
2013-045 Amending Chapter 30 “Official Comprehensive Plan”, Section 30.01 “Adoption”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Including an Approved DeKalb City Center, an Update to the Downtown Plan. 
7/8/13
2013-046 Authorizing the Acquisition for a Watermain Easement at 2211 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, Illinois. 
7/22/13
2013-047 Amending Ordinance 2013-032 that Approved the FY2014 – FY2018 Staffing Plan and Ordinance 2013-043 that Approved the Part-Time Pay Plan.
7/22/13
2013-048 Authorizing an Intergovernmental Agreement with Northern Illinois University Relating to a Commercial Development (Pappas/Art Annex).
7/22/13
2013-049 Amending the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.13 “Parking Prohibited”, Schedule C “No Parking at Any Time”, in Various Locations. 
8/26/13
2013-050 Amending Chapter 34 “Mass Gatherings and Amusements” and Deleting Chapter 36 “Bowling Centers”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
8/26/13
2013-051 Amending Chapter 2 “City Council”, Section 2.12 “Rules of Order and Procedures”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
8/26/13
2013-052 Amending Chapter 52 “Offenses Against Public Peace – Safety and Morals” by Adding Section 52.92 “Truancy”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois. (Consensus of Council to not act on this ordinance for lack of school input.)
Tabled 8/26/13
2013-053 Approving a Rezoning Amendment to the Planned Development “PD-C” District for a Quick Service Restaurant with a Drive-Thru Facility and Approve a Final Commercial Development Plan Illustrating the Drive-Thru Location on Property Located at 2476 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, Illinois (Panera Bread). 
9/23/13
2013-054 Approving a Special Use Permit to Allow for a Non-Conforming Sign on Property Zoned “CBD” Central Business District at 112 E. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, Illinois, to Allow for a Variation from Article 13 “Signs” of Chapter 23 “Unified Development Ordinance (UDO)”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, in Order to Erect a Seasonal 256 Square Foot Football Schedule Sign on the West Building Wall. 
8/26/13
2013-055 Amending Ordinance 2013-031 that Approved the FY2014 Budget, and Ordinance 2013-032 that Approved the FY2014 – FY2018 Staffing Plan for Part-Time Property Inspectors. 
Failed 9/9/13
2013-056 Amending Chapter 55 “Hotels and Motels”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois.
9/23/13
2013-057 Amending the FY2014 Staffing Plan for the Police Department. 
9/23/13
2013-058 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.08 “Through Streets and Stop Intersections”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Adding to Schedule B “Through Streets, Stop Intersections, and Yield Intersections” a Two-Way Stop at S. Eighth Street and Culver Street. 
10/14/13
2013-059 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.13 “Parking Prohibited”, Schedule C “No Parking Any Time”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Changing a Portion of Persimmon Street North of Knolls Avenue South. 
10/14/13
2013-060 Amending the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.13 “Parking Prohibited”, Schedule C “No Parking Any Time” Along the North Side of Greenbrier Road to Allow Parking Along the South and West Side. 
10/14/13
2013-061 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.13 “Parking Prohibited”, Schedule C “No Parking Any Time”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, to Add John Street Alternate Side Parking and Snow Emergency Route. 
10/14/13
2013-062 Amending Chapter 38 “Intoxicating Liquors”, Section 38.01 “Definitions”, and Section 38.09 “Restrictions Generally Applicable”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois. 
10/14/13
2013-063 Amending Ordinance 2011-058 and Ordinance 2011-059 that Rezoned Property Known as the DeKalb Public Library to “PD-C” Planned Development Commercial to Allow for Certain Deviations from Minimum Standards of Chapter 23 “Unified Development Ordinance (UDO)”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, and to Authorize Certain Amendments to the Intergovernmental Agreement Relating Thereto. 
10/28/13
2013-064 Approving the Tax Increment Redevelopment Plan and Project for the S. Fourth Street Redevelopment Project Area. (On March 10, 2014, Council voted to terminate efforts to create a S. Fourth Street TIF and to Terminate the ordinances relating to the same, without passage.)
Received & Filed 2/11/14
2013-065 Designating the S. Fourth Street Redevelopment Project Area. (On March 10, 2014, Council voted to terminate efforts to create a S. Fourth Street TIF and to Terminate the ordinances relating to the same, without passage.)
Received & Filed 2/11/14
2013-066 Adopting Tax Increment Financing for the S. Fourth Street Redevelopment Project Area. (On March 10, 2014, Council voted to terminate efforts to create a S. Fourth Street TIF and to Terminate the ordinances relating to the same, without passage.)
Received & Filed 2/11/14
2013-067 Approving the 2013 Amendment to the TIF Redevelopment Project Area No. 1 (Central Area TIF). 
Failed 12/9/13
2013-068 Approving the Tax Increment Redevelopment Plan and Project for the Sycamore Road Redevelopment Project Area. (No action taken. Item did not receive motion to pass.)
Received & Filed 11/25/13
2013-069 Designating the Sycamore Road Redevelopment Project Area. (No action taken. Item did not receive motion to pass.) 
Received & Filed 11/25/13
2013-070 Adopting Tax Increment Financing for the Sycamore Road Redevelopment Project Area. (No action taken. Item did not receive motion to pass.)
Received & Filed 12/9/13
2013-071 Authorizing the Sale of Certain Real Property (Lot 11 of the First Addition to Lincoln Industrial Park, Industrial Drive). 
11/12/13
2013-072 Establishing an Estimated Annual Tax Levy for the Tax Year 2013. 
11/12/13
2013-073 Amending Chapter 24 “Building Code”, Section 24.04 “Building Permit Fees”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Changing or Adding Various Fees of Schedules A, B, C, and D.
12/9/13
2013-074 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.13 “Parking Prohibited”, Schedule C “No Parking Any Time”, of the Municipal Code of the City of DeKalb, Illinois, by Adding the East Side of Wagner Court and a Portion of the West Side. 
12/9/13
2013-075 Amending Chapter 51 “Traffic”, Section 51.09 “Yield Intersections” by Adding to Schedule “Through Streets, Stop Intersections” a Yield on Eco Park Drive at Regent Drive. (Ordinance received and filed by Council on 11/25/13 and postponed until the 1/28/14 meeting. There was no meeting on 1/28/14 due to extreme weather conditions. There is no record of this item ever being discussed again.)
Received & Filed 11/25/13
2013-076 Establishing an Annual Tax Levy for the Tax Year 2013.
11/25/13
2013-077 Abating Taxes Levied for Corporate Purposes for the Tax Year 2013 (Bonds). 
11/25/13