TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

Chapter 1 | Administration

       Article I - General Provisions

       Article II - The County Board

       Article III - Reimbursement of Travel and Living Expenses

       Article IV - Generally

       Article V - Jefferson County Ethics Ordinance

Chapter 2 | Ordinance Prohibiting Sexual Harassment for Jefferson County

Chapter 3 | Employee Handbook click here; Employee Receipt click here.

                    Jefferson Co. Sheriff's Office General Order #JCSO-148 Emergency Evacuation Plan

Chapter 4 | Animal Control

Chapter 5 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 6 | Boards & Comissions

       Article I - Public Aid Committee

       Article II - Sheriff's Department - Merit Commission

       Article III - Mental Health Board

Chapter 7 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 8 | Business Code

            Food Sanitation Program Ordinance click here

            Large-Scale Livestock Operations click here

            Commercial Solar Farms Ordinance and Solar Road Use Agreement (County Board approved 6/27/2022) 

            Sewer is regulated by the Jefferson County Health Department and Environment Protection Agency (EPA). 

            If within 1.5 miles of incorporated limits, check with that municipality.

            County Zoning Statement click here

      Article I - General Regulations

      Article II - Solicitors

      Article III - Street Vendors

      Article IV - Peddlers

      Article V - Junk Dealers

      Article VI - Regulations for Massage Establishments and Massage Services

      Article VII - Amusements

       Article 8 - Cannabis Business Establishments Code  click here and Application click here

Chapter 9 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 10 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 11 | Race Tracks

       Article I - Ordinance

Chapter 12 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 13 | Fire Prevention

       Article I - Fireworks (amended 7/26/2021)

Chapter 14 | Raffle and Poker Run Licensing

       Article I - Generally

     For application click here

Chapter 15 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 16 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 17 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 18 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 19 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 20 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 21 | Liquor

       Article I - Generally

       Application click here

Chapter 22 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 23 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 24 | Motor Vehicles

       Article I - General Provisions

       Article II - Abandoned Vehicles

       Article III - Regulations and Penalty

Chapter 25 | Nuisances

Per Board Meeting March 28, 2022:  If the nuisance is not rectified within 30 days, a fine of $250 for garbage and debris and/or fine of $500 for unsafe buildings will be charged"

      Article I - Weeds

      Article II - Dangerous Buildings

      Article III - Garbage and Debris

      Article IV - Littering on County Highways and Roads 

Chapter 26 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 27 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 28 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 29 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 30 | Public Safety

       Article I - Emergency Services and Disaster Act (E.S.D.A.)

       Article II - Ambulance

       Current Ambulance Contract click here

Chapter 31 | Sanitary Landfills

       Article I - Environmental Pollution Control Facility

Chapter 32 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 33 | Not in use at this time

Chapter 34 | Subdivision Code

      Article I - Subdivision Standards

Chapter 35 | Floodplain Areas

      Ordinance 2010-01

Chapter 36 | Taxation

      Article i - Retailer's Occupation Tax

      Article II - Special County Retailer's Occupation Tax for Public Safety

      Article III - Service Occupation Tax

      Article IV - Special County Service Occupation Tax for Public Safety

      Article V - Use Tax

      Article VI - Privilege Tax: Mobile Homes

      Artlcle VII - Title Transfer Tax

Chapter 37 | Fair Housing

      Article I - Title I

      Article II - Title II

      Article III - Title III

      Article IV - Title IV

Addendum

List of County Board Resolutions & Ordinances by Year: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, FY2014-2015, FY2015-16, FY2016-2017, FY2017-18, FY2018-19, FY2019-2020, 2021, 2022

For copies adopted:

Dec. 2015-March 2015 click here:

April 2015-July 2015 click here and click here:

Sept. 2015 click here and click here;

October 2015 click here;

Dec. 2015 click here;

January 2016 click here;

February 2016 click here for part 1, click here for part 2, click here for part 3;

March 2016 click here;

April 2016 click here;

May 2016 click here;

June 2016 click here;

July 2016 click here and here;

September 2016 click here;

October 2016 click here;

November 2016 click here;

December 2016 click here;

February 2017 click here;

March 2017 click here;

June 2017 - Ord. 2017-02 part 1 click here; Ord. 2017-02 part 2 click here; Ord. 2017-03 click here;

July 2017 click here;

September 2017 click here; 2017 Senior Saints click here;

November 2017 click here,

December 2017 Click here for Greater Egypt agreement and click here for Appellate Prosecutor;

February 2018 for Recorders Fee Ordinance click here or Resolution Opiod nuisance click here:

April 2018 - Wabash Letter click here, Gun Rights Res. click here; Inter-Fund Borrowing Res. click here.

Disaster Declaration click here

May 2018 - click here

June 2018 - Prevailing Wage Rates Ordinance - click here

July 2018 - Referenda for ballot click here; 3 year audit agreement click here.

September 2018 -  Ambulance Contract (see Chapter 30 Public Safety); Bond Refunding Ordinance 2018-07 click here.

October 2018 - Series 2018 Bond Sale Summary click here; Food Sanitation Program Ordinance - see Chapter 8 - Business Code.

December 2018 - Senior Saints certificates click here; State's Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor click here.

February 2019 - Jail Bond Abatement click here;  Coroner Truck Resolution click here.

April 2019 - State's Atty Appellate Prosecutor Resolution click here; PMA Dissemination Agent Agreement click here.

May 2019 - AEP Energy contract click here.

June 2019 - Circuit Clerk fees click here. (revised 12.20.2021)

August 2019 - Cannabis Tax click here; Advisory Referenda - Separation click here.

September 2019 - Amended Cannabis Tax click here; 2019 Senior Saints click here; Support IL Oil & Gas Industry click here

October 2019 - 2019-2020 Holiday Calendar click here

November 2019 - Certificate for Lyle Gordon Endicott click hereState's Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor click here; Sale in Error Fee increase click here

March 2020 - Cannabis Business Establishments Code click here and Cannabis Business Establishment Application click here; Waive architectural bid for Health Dept. click here

April 2020 - IMRF Benefit Protection Leave click here

May 2020 - Salary Schedule elected 2020 click here

October 2020 - Local Cure Program click here; FY20-21 Holiday Calendar click here

November 2020 - State's Attorney Appellate Prosecutor click here; Jefferson County School Choice Week click here.

February 2021 - Prisoner daily rate for room & board click here; Qualified Immunity for Sheriff's Office employees click here, Capital Improvement Reserve Fund click here.

April 2021 - Ordinance 2021-03 and Resolution 2021-04-01 click here.

June 2021 - Mobile Home Sale in Error Fee click here; Letter of Agreement with Bellwther, LLC click here; Ordinance re ARPA funds and Bellwether, LLC click here; Ambulance contract click here.

October 2021 - Budget amendment click here.

November 2021 - Ordinance 2021-06; Ordinance 2021-07.

December 2021 - Circuit Clerk fees; County Board salary Ordinance; State's Attorney Appellate Prosecutor Resolution.

January 2022 - Fiscal/Administrative Policies & Procedures

March 2022 -  ARPA FPD Ordinance

May 2022 - Elected Officials salaries eff 12.1.22, Recording Predicatable Fee effective 8.1.2022

June 2022 - Grant Accountability & Transparency Act Resolution/Property Disposal PolicyIncrease Restricted Fund Balance and Expand UseCommercial Solar Farm Ordinance 2022-06-01;  Solar Road Use Agreement.

July 2022 - Treasurer Investment Policy; Ordinance 2022-07-01; Ordinance 2022-07-02

August 2022 - Amended Ordinance 2022-07-02IMRF Form 6.64 Elected Officials Participation.

September 2022 - EJ CompensationSupport Green Light for Veterans

October 2022 - Home & Community Education Proclamation2022-2023 Holiday Calendar

November 2022 -  Proclamation Connie Simmons Day

 

Highway Resolutions by Year: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2014-2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, 2020 & 2021, 2022.

Trustee Resolutions (previously with County Board Resolutions):2011, 20122013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 20182019, 2020, 2021, 2022.

Jail Inspection - 2020, 20192018 COVER, Part 1, Part 22017; 2016; 2015; 2014; 2013.

 

 

 

 

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