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Ord 2342 7/10/1967 ORDINANCE NO. "te,I..) ' AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 27-27 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, PROVIDING FOR CERTAIN EXCEPTIONS TO SIDEWALK REQUIREMENT IN INDUSTRIAL DISTRICTS, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, THAT: SECTION 1. Section 27-27 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Wichita Falls be and it is hereby amended so that such Section shall read as follows : "Section 27-27 . Exception to Section. Any person may receive an exception to Section 27-26 only if there is an impossibility of construction caused by drainage, street grades or other physical barriers, or if the property is located within an approved industrial district. The determina- tion of impossibility of construction caused by drainage, street grades or other physical barriers will be made by the City Engi- neer in writing to the Building Inspector. Exceptions to this ordinance because of location within an industrial area shall only apply to interior streets . An in- terior street is defined as a street that lies wholly within • the industrial district and does not abut subdivided or unsub- divided property outside of the industrial district. An interior street shall only provide for circulation within the industrial district and does not provide for access from adjacent areas. • An industrial district must be greater than one hundred and forty (140) acres and must be approved by the City of Wichita Falls • Planning Board. Activities within the industrial district must be restricted by deed restrictions to activities that fall within Code Classification 2 and 3 (manufacturing) , Code 51 (wholesale trade) , and Code 52 (retail trade-building materials, hardware, and farm equipment) as defined in the Standard Land Use Coding • - Manual, First Edition, January 1965 , Bureau of Public Roads, Department of Commerce, Washington, D. C. " SECTION 2 . The fact that construction is presently being carried out in industrial districts , which is required to have • sidewalks under the present ordinance, creates an emergency, and this ordinance is declared. an emergency measure on the ground of urgent 'public need for the preservation of the peace, • health and safety of property of the City, and such ordinance shall become effective upon its passage. • • PASSED AND APPROVED this the 10th day of July, 1967 . 7 • "<. C,61/, M A Y O R• • • • City Clerk