Lake County, IL
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File #: 20-0223    Version: 1 Name: Presentation of proposed ordinance amendments to the Lake County, Illinois Code of Ordinances to regulate entertainment-oriented animal exhibitions in unincorporated Lake County.
Type: presentation Status: Filed
File created: 1/27/2020 In control: Public Works, Planning & Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 2/5/2020
Title: Presentation of proposed ordinance amendments to the Lake County, Illinois Code of Ordinances to regulate entertainment-oriented animal exhibitions in unincorporated Lake County.
Attachments: 1. Info_Paper_Animal Exhibitions (01-29-20), 2. Animal Exhibitions Text Amendments Draft

Title

Presentation of proposed ordinance amendments to the Lake County, Illinois Code of Ordinances to regulate entertainment-oriented animal exhibitions in unincorporated Lake County.

 

Staff Summary

                     At the September 25, 2019 Public Works, Planning and Transportation Committee meeting, the Committee directed staff to prepare draft ordinance language regarding entertainment-oriented animal exhibition practices for future Committee discussion.

                     Planning, Building, and Development Department staff has prepared a draft set of proposed amendments, attached as “Exhibit A,” that would that would prohibit entertainment-oriented animal exhibitions in the unincorporated area with the exception of properties zoned and established as permanent venues for such exhibitions with such animals housed on-site.

                     Staff seeks Committee feedback on the draft prior to bringing back amendments for Committee action at a subsequent meeting.