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Ord 33 Providing for licensing of Junk and Scrap businessesORDINANCE NO. 33 AN ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE LICENSING OF JUNK AND SCRAP BUSINESSES WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE TOWN OF WESTLAKE, TEXAS; PROVIDING A PENALTY; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE -WHEREAS 'the accumulation and storage of certain items of scrap and junk including unserviceable or second- hand automobiles purchased for the purpose of being dis- mantled, within the Limits of the Town will create a nuisance and a hazard to the public health and welfare and the Board of Aldermen have determined that it is proper for the govern- ment of the Town and in the best interest of the public health and general welfare of the inhabitants of the Town to promulgate certain procedures for the lawful licensing of such businesses. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE TOWN OF WESTLAKE, TEXAS: 1. It shall be unlawful for any person to buy, ac- quire or receive for storage from the general public and accumulate or store on property within the Limits of the Town for the purpose of resale or dismantling and resale any scrap iron, scrap tin, scrap brass, scrap copper, scrap lead, scrap zinc and all other scrap metals and their al- loys, bones, rags, cloth, rubber, rope, tinfoil, bottles, old cotton, mechanical garden tools, utensils, dismantled or used plumbing fixtures, appliances or parts, dismantled gas fixtures, fittings, pipes, dismantled or used water heaters or parts, used hoses, harnesses or glass, or any character of unserviceable building or building materials or unserviceable or secondhand automobiles, including un- serviceable or used parts and accessories, unless such person shall have first obtained a license from the Board of Aldermen of the Town of Westlake, Texas, after a public hearing for which written notice thereof shall have been published for at least two weeks prior to such hearing by being posted at the usual places where notices of elections for the Town of Westlake have been heretofore posted, which license shall contain such proper regulations and safe- guards to be observed by the licensee, including the pay- ment of a proper licensing fee, as the Board of Aldermen upon such hearing shall deem necessary to protect the public health and general welfare of the inhabitants of the Town. 2. Any person who shall violate any of the provi- sions of this Ordinance, or shall fail to comply therewith or with any of the requirements thereof, shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and any such person upon receipt of written notice from the Mayor of the Town specifying such person's violation of or failure to comply with this Ordinance shall be liable to a fine, and upon conviction of any violation shall be fined in any sum of not more than One Hundred Dollars ($100.00); and each day any such violation shall be permitted to exist shall constitute a separate and distinct offense. 3. This Ordinance shall become effective and be in full force and effect from and after its passage and ap- proval by the Mayor and duly attested by the Town Secretary, and shall be enforceable after publication as prescribed by the laws of the State of Texas. ADOPTED this c;;day of January, A. D. 1965. THE STATE OF TEXAS COU14TY OF TARRANT TOWN OF WESTLAKE, TEXAS I, A. L. ODOM, Town Secretary of the Town of Westlake, TeXas, do hereby certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy of Ordinance No. 33, duly presented and adopted by the Board of Aldermen of said Town of Westlake, Teas, at a meeting held on the o2 day of January, 1965, U -- s- meeting, as same appears in the minutes of said ng, in Book No. 2, Pages 300-301. WITNESS MY HAND AND 3L OF THE 'AN OF WESTLATCH, TEXAS, this the day of , 1965. NOTICE OF ADO°TION OF ORDINANCES THE STATE OF TEXAS COUNTIES OF TARRANT AND DENTON TOWN OF WESTLAY—E I, JOHN A. MCGuIRE, Mayor of the Town of Westlake, Texas, by virtue of the power vested in me by law do hereby publish this notice of the adoption by the Board of Aldermen of the Town of Westlake on January 2, 1965 of Ordinances No. 32, No. 33, No. 34 and No. 35, certified copies of each of which are attached hereto; and do hereby direct and instruct the Marshal to post for at least ten (10) days a properly executed copy of this notice with the attached certified copies of Ordinances in the three public places within the Town where notices of elections for the Town of Westlake have heretofore been posted. SIGNED AND EXECUTED this 5th day of January, Town of Westlake, Texas ATTEST: A.L. Odom, Town Secretary NOTICE. OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCES THE STATE OF TEXAS COUN12IES OF TARR9QT AND DENTON TOWN OF WESTLAKE I, JOHN A. McGUIRE, Mayor of the Town of Westlake, Texas, by virtue of the power vested in me by law do hereby publish this notice of the adoption by the Board of Aldermen of the Town of Westlake on January 2, 1965 of Ordinances No. 32, No. 33, No. 34 and No. 35, certified copies of each of which are attached hereto; and do hereby direct and instruct the Marshal to post for at least ten (10) days a properly executed copy of this notice with the attached certified copies of Ordinances in the three public places within the Town where notices of elections for the Town of Westlake have heretofore been posted. SIGNED AND EXECUTED this 5th day of January, 1965. V1llY n. 1'iVU V Jlw, ++u.y yr own of Westlake, Texas ATTEST: A.L. Odom, Town Secretary THE STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF TARRANT BEFORE ME, the undersigned authority, a Notary Public in and for Tarrant County, Texas, personally ap- peared WESLEY HARVEY, known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed hereto and to be a credible person in all respects, who after being by me duly sworn upon oath, deposes and says: "That I am the duly qualified and act- ing Marshal of the Town of Westlake, Texas, and on the day of January, 1965, I posted in the manner as by law provided, three (3) Notices of the Adoption of Ordinances No. 32, No. 33, No. 34 and No. 35 in the following three public places within the Limits of the Town of Westlake, Texas: 1. McGuire Ranch Gate- on Dove Road. 2. Grapevine Ranch Gate on Dove Road. 3. Circle T Ranch Gate on State Highway 114." WITNESS MY HAND this l% day of January, 1965. " W SEY RVEY SUBSCRIBED AND SWORN TO Before Me this A day of January, 1965, to certify which WITNESS MY HAND AND SEAL OF OFFICE. Notary Public in and for Tarran. County, Texas My Commission expires: . June 1, 1965