Oberlin City Council is the legislative body of the City of Oberlin. All legislative action is taken by ordinance or resolution, except when otherwise required by the Constitution or laws of the State of Ohio.  All formal actions of City Council concerning or relating to the adoption of ordinances and resolutions contained in the published legislative index were adopted in an open meeting of City Council and all deliberations of this Council and of any of its committees that resulted in such formal actions, were in meetings open to the public in compliance with all legal requirements, including Section 121.22 of the Ohio Revised Code.

All ordinances and resolutions of a general or permanent nature, or those involving the expenditure of money in which no emergency is declared, shall take effect thirty (30) days after their passage by Council. Emergency ordinances shall take immediate effect as provided by Section X of the Charter.

Ordinance and Resolution Log

  
ORDINANCE LOG 2017RESOLUTION LOG 2017
ORDINANCE LOG 2016RESOLUTION LOG 2016
ORDINANCE LOG 2015RESOLUTION LOG 2015
ORDINANCE LOG 2014RESOLUTION LOG 2014
ORDINANCE LOG 2013RESOLUTION LOG 2013
ORDINANCE LOG 2012RESOLUTION LOG 2012
ORDINANCE LOG 2011RESOLUTION LOG 2011
ORDINANCE LOG 2010RESOLUTION LOG 2010
ORDINANCE LOG 2009RESOLUTION LOG 2009
ORDINANCE LOG 2008RESOLUTION LOG 2008
ORDINANCE LOG 2007RESOLUTION LOG 2007

The Council may provide for the revision, rearrangement and codification of the ordinances of the Municipality or any portion thereof as such time as Council may determine.  A copy of the City’s Codified ordinances complete to January 1, 2017, can be found here.

This archive is presented for historical purposes only. 

 

Ordinance Archive

     
19571958195919601961
19621963196419651966
19671968196919701971
19721973197419751976
19771978197919801981
19821983198419851986
19871988198919901991
19921993199419951996
19671998199920002001
20022003200420052006

 

Resolution Archive

     
19611962196319641965
19661967196819691970
19711972197319741975
19761977197819791980
19811982198319841985
19861987198819891990
19911992199319941995
19961997199819992000
20012002200320042005
2006

 

For copies of legislation passed by Oberlin City Council please contact the Oberlin Clerk of Council’s office.