Councilors learn that nearly all of Corvallis livability law is already on books in SH
October 16, 2019
City Council members were told Tuesday, Oct. 8, that nearly every regulation included in a 2015 Corvallis “livability” ordinance is already duplicated by Sweet Home ordinances, building codes or state law.
Council members have been discussing whether Sweet Home should implement a livability ordinance similar to Corvallis’.
City Attorney Robert Snyder produced a chart for the council showing the provisions of the Corvallis ordinance and comparing them to existing regulations governing buildings in Sweet Home.
The list included more than 140 provisions, ranging from requirements for...