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MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING OF LEESBURG TOWN COUNCIL, MARCH 24, 1976. 17 <br /> A regular meeting of the Leesburg Town Council was held in the <br /> Council Chambers, 10 West Loudoun Street, Leesburg, Virginia on March <br /> 24, 1976 at 7 : 30 P.M. •The meeting was called to order by the Mayor <br /> with Councilman Newman offering the invocation, and followed with the <br /> Salute to the Flag. Present were:. Mayor G. Dewey Hilt, Councilmen <br /> Char-les. E:' Binge, James H. Chamblin, Mary Anne Newman,. Robert A. Orr, <br /> James A: Rock. and C. Terry Titus ; also Town Manager John Niccolls and <br /> Town Attorney George M. Martin. - <br /> The minutes of regular meeting of March 10, 1976 were approved as <br /> written. <br /> i <br /> On motion of Councilman Rock, seconded by Councilman Newman, the <br /> first reading of a proposed ordinance amending the Town Code concerning <br /> Nuisances, Grass and Weeds was approved, with direction to the Clerk of <br /> Council to advertise- said ordinance in the Loudoun Times-Mirror for <br /> public hearing on April 28, 1976. After discussion, the motion was <br /> withdrawn and, on motion of Councilman Chamblin, seconded by Council- <br /> man Rock, Council voted unanimously, as shown, to table the proposed <br /> ordinance, to -be discussed at the workshop session on April- 10th. <br /> Aye: Councilmen Bange, Chamblin, Newman, Orr, Rock, Titus and <br /> - Mayor Hill . • <br /> CZ Nay: None. . <br /> , <br /> On motion of Councilman Titus, seconded by Councilman Bange, Coun- <br /> CZ cil voted unanimously to waive the reading of a proposed ordinance to <br /> Q amend 'certain sections of the Town Code habing to do with parking in or <br /> obstructing fire lanes and the penalty for violation of same, and with <br /> the penalty and methods of payment for violation of other parking regu- <br /> lations within the corporate limits . On motion of -Councilman Titus, <br /> seconded by Councilman Rock, Council voted unanimously to strike the <br /> "emergency ' section of this proposed ordinance. —There followed dis- <br /> cussion concerning the amount and method of payment of penalty for <br /> parking in or- obstructing a fire lane: ' 'On motion- of Councilman Rock, <br /> seconded by Councilman Bange, motion was made - to. delete the .words <br /> I "Any person.violating -subsection .(a) .of this •section shall, upon con- <br /> viction, be punished as prescribed in- Section 7-.77" from Sec. 7-387(c) , <br /> thus leaving that section to read as follows : <br /> (c) .The penalty for. violations of subsection` (a).. shall be a <br /> minimum fine of -$5.00 and a maximum fine of $25. 00, and <br /> the treasurer is hereby authorized to accept the sum of <br /> $5. 00 as the fine and penalty of subsection (a), provided <br /> the same is received by the treasurer within 72 hours from <br /> the date of the violation. , <br /> A roll call •vote on this motion was 4 to..3,' as shown: <br /> Aye: Councilmen Bange, Newman, Orr and Rock. <br /> Nay: Councilmen •Chamblin, Titus and Mayor Hill. <br /> After further discussion, on motion of Councilman Titus, seconded by <br /> Councilman Orr, .Council voted..unanimously,- as shown, to send this pro <br /> posed ordinance .back to workshop session for further clarification. <br /> Aye:• Councilmen Bange, Chamblin, Newman, Orr, Rock, Titus <br /> and Mayor Hill . <br /> Nay: None. <br /> On motion of Councilman Bange, seconded by Councilman Orr, the <br /> I <br /> following ordinance was proposed: <br /> BE IT -ORDAINED -by -the Tow -Council of Leesburg, Virginia, as <br /> follows : . <br /> •SECTION I. -That Sections 15-14 and 19-23 .of the Town •CodeV <br /> • <br /> • <br /> are hereby amended to read as follows : i • <br /> Section .15-14: Availability charge for sewer taps. ' . • . <br /> • <br /> (a) In addition to the fees prescribed by Section 15-12 <br /> and 15-13,• ,there shall be an .availability charge. This charge <br /> shall. apply to every. sewer. tap application. and •be a fixed <br /> charge,. based on the type of land use as stated below, - and be <br />