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Ord 675 Amending Chapter 1 by ameding the definition for MasonryTOWN OF WESTLAKE ORDINANCE NO. 675 AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF WESTLAKE AMENDING CHAPTER 1 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES, TITLED "GENERAL PROVISIONS", BY AMENDING SECTION 1-2, AMENDING THE DEFINITION FOR MASONRY CONSTRUCTION; PROVIDING A PENALTY CLAUSE; PROVIDING A CUMULATIVE CLAUSE; PROVIDING A SEVERABILITY CLAUSE; PROVIDING A SAVINGS CLAUSE; AUTHORIZING PUBLICATION; AND ESTABLISHING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. WHEREAS, the Town of Westlake, Texas is a general law Town; and WHEREAS, the Town Council of the Town of Westlake finds it to be in the best interest of the Town and its citizens to allow greater discretion regarding the materials used for the construction of exterior walls of single family residences; and WHEREAS, upon the recommendation of the Town of Westlake Building Official, the Town Council of the Town of Westlake, Texas, is of the opinion that it is in the best interests of the town and its citizens that the attached amendment (Exhibit "A") to the Westlake Code of Ordinances should be approved and adopted. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF WESTLAKE, TEXAS: SECTION 1: That all matters stated in the preamble are found to be true and correct and are incorporated herein as if copied in their entirety. SECTION 2: That Chapter 1, General Provisions, Section 1-2 of the Town of Westlake Code of Ordinances, as amended, is hereby amended as shown on attached Exhibit A, which is incorporated for all purposes. SECTION 4: That all provisions of Ordinance not hereby amended shall remain in full force and effect. SECTION 5: That this Ordinance shall be cumulative of all other Town Ordinances and all other provisions of other Ordinances adopted by the Town which are inconsistent with the terms or provisions of this Ordinance are hereby repealed. SECTION 6: That any person, firm or corporation violating any of the provisions or terms of this ordinance shall be subject to the same penalty as provided for in the Code of Ordinances of the Town of Westlake, and upon conviction shall be punishable by a fine not to exceed the sum of Five Hundred ($500.00) for each offense. Each day that a violation is permitted to exist shall constitute a separate offense. Ordinance 675 Page 1 of 3 SECTION 7: It is hereby declared to be the intention of the Town Council of the Town of Westlake, Texas, that sections, paragraphs, clauses and phrases of this Ordinance are severable, and if any phrase, clause, sentence, paragraph or section of this Ordinance shall be declared legally invalid or unconstitutional by the valid judgment or decree of any court of competent jurisdiction, such legal invalidity or unconstitutionality shall not affect any of the remaining phrases, clauses, sentences, paragraphs or sections of this Ordinance since the same would have been enacted by the Town Council of the Town of Westlake without the incorporation in this Ordinance of any such legally invalid or unconstitutional, phrase, sentence, paragraph or section. SECTION S: This ordinance shall take effect immediately from and after its passage as the law in such case provides. PASSED AND APPROVED ON THIS 27TH DAY OF FEBRUARY 2012. ATTEST: Kelly Edwar s, Town Secretary Laura Wheat, Mayor S1P M 'k'C Nomas E. B erg own Manager '7 (& NN ES f Ordinance 675 Page 2 of 3 EXHIBIT A Chapter 1— GENERAL PROVISIONS Sec.1-2 — Definitions and rules of construction. (All definitions preceding and following the term "Masonry" are to remain unchanged) Masonry construction. The words "masonry construction" include exterior walls constructed of brick, stone, cast stone, concrete, glass block or other approved masonry materials and shall be constructed in accordance with the Westlake Building Code, Ordinance 675 Page 3 of 3 Star -Telegram 808 Throckmorton St. FORT WORTH TX 76102 Customer ID: TOW27 Invoice Number: 320300301 (817) 390-7761 Invoice Date: 4/2/2012 Federal -Tax ID 26-2674582 Terms: Net due in 21 days Due Date: 4/30/2012 Bill To: PO Number: TOWN OF WESTLAKE 3 VILLAGE CIR STE 202 Order Number: 32030030 WESTLAKE, TX 76262-7940 Sales Rep: 073 Description: TOWN OF WESTLA Publication Dates: 4/1/2012 -4/2/2012 wefixa�tidi v w. 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