Below are selected city ordinances that individuals should be aware of in the cities of Sherburn and Welcome. 

                                         Recreational Fire Ordinance

The Cities of Sherburn and Welcome have adopted and passed an ordinance with regards to recreational fires.  To view the ordinance, click here

Ordinance Pertaining to Trash and Garbage

Accumulation of Garbage and Trash Prohibited. No person shall allow to accumulate on any premises in his possession or under his contract any quantity of trash or rubbish, or any garbage, manure offal or other like substance subject to rot, decay or purification, nor shall any person place the same without permission or contrary to law or this code, upon the premises of another or in any waters or upon any public places within the City.

Vehicle Licensing Ordinance/Household Furnishings

It is unlawful for any person to park or store any unlicensed, unregistered, or inoperable vehicle, household furnishing or appliance on private or public property, unless housed within a lawfully erected building, or in a junkyard specifically authorized and permitted by action of the council after application.

Snow Removal Parking Ordinance

Following the accumulation of two (2) inches or more of snowfall in the city, it shall be unlawful for the driver or owner of any motor vehicles, trailer, or implement to park or leave standing such vehicle, trailer, or implement on any street or alley within the corporate limits of the City of Sherburn.  Parking may not be resumed on any streets or alleys until snow removal has been completed on said streets, curb to curb.

Animal Ordinances

Sec. 508.02.    LICENSING: No person shall own, keep or harbor a dog unless such dog is licensed as provided.

Sec. 508.08.    RESTRAINT OF DOGS:  No dog shall be permitted to be at large within the city limits.

Sec. 508.19.    LIMITATION OF OWNERSHIP:  It is unlawful for any person to own, keep, care for, have custody of, or knowingly permit at any time more than three dogs AND cats in or about their residence, or any other location under the persons control.

Below are the City of Sherburn and City of Welcome Ordinance Books.  Click on each to view in their entirety:

Sherburn City Code


Selected Ordinances

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