Code Enforcment

City of Union ordinances are a type of authoritative law, rule, or regulation made by the City Council, as opposed to a law made by a state or national government.   It is intended to address issues of concern, and typically applies to people and property in the City of Union.  When a new city ordinance is enacted, it becomes part of Union’s municipal code.

Most of Union’s ordinances address issues relating to public health, safety, and welfare which either prohibit or proscribe a certain type of behavior.  If a person fails to comply with an ordinance, he or she can be fined.  In most cases an offending person will receive a warning from Union’s Code Enforcement Officer.

Zoning regulations are among the most common types of city ordinances. This code controls the layout and development of Union.  It regulates and sets rules about whether a piece of land can be used for commercial, residential, recreational or industrial purposes.  Union’s Zoning Ordinance is 337 and Union’s Subdivision and Partition Ordinance is 418. are avalble for your review.

Union County Animal Control Barking Dog Log, click here. If you would like to fill out a complaint form, click here.  Please return to the Sheriff’s Office in La Grande.

Property owner must keep property free from noxious vegetation. Owner shall cut down or destroy grass, brush, weeds as often as needed to prevent them from becoming unsightly, from becoming a fire hazard or from maturing or from going to seed.

All other ordinances can be found below.

CHARTER

TITLE I:  GENERAL PROVISIONS

                                     10. General Provisions

 

 TITLE III:  ADMINISTRATION

30.  City Council

31.City Officials

32.City Organizations

33.Civil Emergencies and Emergency Management

34.Trials and Elections

35.Civil Violation Procedures

 

V:  PUBLIC WORKS

50.  Water

51.  Sewer Regulations

52.  Solid Waste

 

 TITLE VII:  TRAFFIC CODE

70.  Recreational Vehicles

71.  Traffic Regulations

72.  Parking Schedules

 

TITLE IX:  GENERAL REGULATIONS

90.  Amusements

91.  Animals

92.  Fire Prevention

93.  Abandoned Vehicles

94.  Street and Sidewalks

95.  Nuisances

 

 TITLE XI:  BUSINESS REGULATIONS

110.       General Licensing Procedures

111.       Peddlers and Solicitors

112.       Amusements

 

 TITLE XIII:  GENERAL OFFENSES

130.       Offenses Against Public Morals

131.       General Offenses

132.       Offenses Against Public Property

 

TITLE XV:  LAND USAGE

                                    150.       General Provisions

151.       Building Codes

152.       Partition and Subdivision

153.       Flood Damage Prevention

154.       Trailer Parks

155.       Zoning

 

TABLE OF SPECIAL ORDINANCES

I.     Bonds

II.    Franchises

III.   Street Vacations

IV.  Zoning

 

PARALLEL REFERENCES

References to Oregon Revised Statutes

References to Resolutions

References to Ordinances

 

 INDEX