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Code of Ordinances

This list provides information documenting the latest ordinances passed by the city that will be incorporated into the City of Bowling Green Code of Ordinances. The complete text of ordinances that amend the code are linked to the list below.

Our full Code of Ordinances can be viewed by visiting the following link: American Legal

Ordinances passed June 19, 2012 through Apr 23, 2014

Ordinance No. Adopted Action Code Section or Subject
BG2014-5 3/18/2014 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 15 (BUSINESS AND GENERAL REGULATIONS) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO ADD A NEW SUBCHAPTER RELATED TO TOWING OF VEHICLES FROM PRIVATE PARKING LOTS AND THE REGULATION OF PRIVATE TOW OPERATORS
BG2014-3 3/4/2014 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 6 (BUILDING REGULATIONS), SUBCHAPTER 6-13 (CONTRACTOR LICENSING) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES AS REQUESTED BY THE CONTRACTORS LICENSING BOARD
BG2013-42 12/3/2013 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 4 (ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO MAKE AMENDMENTS REQUIRED BY REVISIONS TO THE KENTUCKY REVISED STATUTES
BG2013-40 12/3/2013 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2 (ADMINISTRATION), SUBCHAPTER 2-18 (BOWLING GREEN AREA CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU) AND CHAPTER 18 (OCCUPATIONAL LICENSE FEES AND TAXES), SUBCHAPTER 18-5 (TRANSIENT ROOM TAX) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES AS REQUESTED BY THE BOWLING GREEN AREA CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU
BG2013-34 11/5/2013 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 9 (GENERAL OFFENSES), SUBCHAPTER 9-3 (NOISE) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO PROVIDE AN EXEMPTION FOR INDUSTRIAL ZONED PROPERTIES
BG2013-32 9/17/2013 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 23 (WATER AND SEWER), SUBCHAPTER 23-3 (SEWER SYSTEM) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES AS REQUESTED BY THE BOWLING GREEN MUNICIPAL UTILITIES BOARD
BG2013-25 8/20/2013 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 15 (BUSINESS AND GENERAL REGULATIONS) TO ADD A NEW SUBCHAPTER RELATED TO REGULATION OF DONATION DROP-OFF BINS
BG2013-10 5/21/2013 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 22 (TRAFFIC AND MOTOR VEHICLES), SUBCHAPTER 22-11 (TEMPORARY DISPLAY OF MOTOR VEHICLES) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO ALLOW FOR AN ANNUAL DISPLAY AND SALE OF ANTIQUE, VINTAGE, RARE OR COLLECTIBLE MOTOR VEHICLES AT THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM
BG2013-06 4/16/2013 Approved ORDINANCE ANNEXING 56.96 ACRES OF PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1777 GLASGOW ROAD AND 164 FRED MADISON ROAD, WITH PROPERTY PRESENTLY OWNED BY THE INTER-MODAL TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY, INC., AND 1.35 ACRES OF RIGHT-OF-WAY LOCATED ON MIZPAH ROAD, FOR A TOTAL OF 58.31 ACRES, AND SAID TERRITORY BEING CONTIGUOUS TO EXISTING CITY LIMITS
BG2013-01 2/5/2013 Approved ORDINANCE ANNEXING 8.31 ACRES OF PROPERTY LOCATED ON SMALLHOUSE ROAD NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF CAVE MILL ROAD, WITH PROPERTY PRESENTLY OWNED BY SMALLHOUSE ROAD PARTNERS, LLC, AND 1.56 ACRES OF RIGHT-OF-WAY, FOR A TOTAL OF 9.87 ACRES, AND SAID TERRITORY BEING CONTIGUOUS TO EXISTING CITY LIMITS
BG2012-45 1/15/2013 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 11 (FINANCE, TAXATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO AMEND THE COMPOSITION OF THE JOB DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVE PROGRAM COMMITTEE
BG2012-44 1/15/2013 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 14 (HOUSING) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO AMEND THE COMPOSITION OF THE HOUSING AUTHORITY BOARD OF DIRECTORS
BG2012-43 1/15/2013 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 6 (BUILDING REGULATIONS) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO AMEND THE COMPOSITION OF THE CONTRACTORS LICENSING BOARD
BG2012-42 1/15/2013 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 23 (WATER AND SEWER) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO MAKE VARIOUS ADMINISTRATIVE CHANGES
BG2012-33 9/18/2012 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 18 (OCCUPATIONAL LICENSE FEES AND TAXES) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO REVISE LANGUAGE RELATED TO THE TAXATION OF INCOME CLASSIFIED AS CAPITAL GAINS AND LOSSES
BG2012-30 8/7/2012 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 22 (TRAFFIC AND MOTOR VEHICLES) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES RELATED TO ON-STREET PARKING
BG2012-29 8/7/2012 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 21 (STREETS AND SIDEWALKS) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO MAKE CHANGES RELATED TO RIGHT-OF-WAY OBSTRUCTIONS, STORMWATER AND STREET CUTS

Ordinances passed June 30, 2009 through June 19, 2012 (Supplement No. 22)

BG2012-19 6/19/2012 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 6 (BUILDING REGULATIONS) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO REVISE THE COMPOSITION OF THE BUILDING CODE BOARD OF APPEAL
BG2012-09 5/1/2012 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2 (ADMINISTRATION) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO REVISE THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE GREENWAYS COMMISSION OF BOWLING GREEN AND WARREN COUNTY
BG2012-07 4/3/2012 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 8 (CEMETERIES) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO MAKE VARIOUS ADMINISTRATIVE AMENDMENTS
BG2012-02 2/7/2012 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 9 (GENERAL OFFENSES) OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES TO MAKE CHANGES RECOMMENDED BY THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT RELATED TO THE DISCHARGE OF FIREARMS AND SIMILAR EQUIPMENT
BG2011-51 12/20/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 15 (BUSINESS AND GENERAL REGULATIONS) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES RELATED TO THE SALE AND USE OF FIREWORKS
BG2011-50 12/20/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 25 (CODE OF ETHICS) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO AMEND THE SUBCHAPTER DEALING WITH STANDARDS OF CONDUCT AND TO MAKE RELATED AMENDMENTS
BG2011-36 8/17/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 15 (BUSINESS AND GENERAL REGULATIONS), SUBCHAPTER 15-5 (STORAGE, SALE AND USE OF FIREWORKS) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO LIMIT THE MONTHS DURING WHICH CONSUMER FIREWORKS MAY BE DISCHARGED IN THE CITY
BG2011-32 6/27/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 19 (POLICE) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO MAKE ADMINISTRATIVE CHANGES
BG2011-31 6/27/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 22 (TRAFFIC AND MOTOR VEHICLES) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO EXEMPT CERTAIN SPECIAL EVENTS FROM SERVICE COSTS RELATED TO THE USE OF POLICE SERVICES FOR THE SPECIAL EVENTS
BG2011-30 6/27/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2 (ADMINISTRATION) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO UPDATE DEPARTMENTAL DESCRIPTIONS AND TO MAKE OTHER RELATED CHANGES
BG2011-21 6/14/2011 Amended ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 15 (BUSINESS AND GENERAL REGULATIONS) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO CREATE A NEW SUBCHAPTER RELATED TO THE SALE, STORAGE AND USE OF FIREWORKS AND AMENDING CHAPTER 9 (GENERAL OFFENSES) TO MAKE OTHER RELATED CHANGES
BG2011-18 6/21/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2 (ADMINISTRATION) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO REVISE THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE GREENWAYS COMMISSION OF BOWLING GREEN AND WARREN COUNTY AND TO MAKE OTHER ADMINISTRATIVE AMENDMENTS
BG2011-17 4/19/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 11 (FINANCE, TAXATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO MAKE AMENDMENTS TO THE JOB DEVELOPMENT INCENTIVE PROGRAM
BG2011-15 4/5/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 22 (TRAFFIC AND MOTOR VEHICLES) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO PERMIT THE OPERATION OF GOLF CARTS ON CITY STREETS
BG2011-14 4/5/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 4 (ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO RESCIND LANGUAGE RELATING TO THE POSSESSION OF DEADLY WEAPONS ON PREMISES LICENSED FOR THE SALE OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AND TO MAKE OTHER ADMINISTRATIVE AMENDMENTS
BG2011-09 3/1/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 6 (BUILDING REGULATIONS) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO REVISE TEMPORARY SIGN PERMIT FEES
BG2011-06 3/1/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 27 (PROPERTY CODE) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO ESTABLISH REPEAT OFFENDER POLICIES
BG2011-05 1/24/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 13 (HEALTH) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES REGULATING SMOKING IN PUBLIC PLACES AND WORK PLACES, ESTABLISHING CIVIL FINES FOR THE VIOLATION OF THIS ORDINANCE AND ESTABLISHING ENFORCEMENT PROCEDURES
BG2011-04 2/1/2011 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 26 (PUBLIC TREES) OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES TO MAKE CHANGES RECOMMENDED BY THE LANDSCAPE DIVISION OF THE PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT
BG2010-39 12/21/2010 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 22 (TRAFFIC AND MOTOR VEHICLES) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO AMEND LANGUAGE RELATED TO PARKING ENFORCEMENT
BG2010-37 12/7/2010 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTERS 19 (POLICE) AND 22 (TRAFFIC AND MOTOR VEHICLES) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO AMEND LANGUAGE RELATED TO OFF-DUTY EMPLOYMENT AND PAYMENT OF POLICE SERVICES FOR SPECIAL EVENTS
BG2010-12 4/20/2010 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 27 (PROPERTY CODE) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO PROVIDE LOCAL REQUIREMENTS OMITTED FROM THE INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE
BG2010-09 3/16/2010 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2 (ADMINISTRATION), SUBCHAPTER 2-25 (BOWLING GREEN-WARREN COUNTY MILITARY LIAISON BOARD) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO APPROVE CHANGES RECOMMENDED BY THE BOWLING GREEN-WARREN COUNTY MILITARY LIAISON BOARD
BG2009-34 12/1/2009 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 3 (AIRPORT REGULATIONS) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO MAKE REVISIONS REQUESTED BY THE BOWLING GREEN-WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL AIRPORT BOARD
BG2009-33 11/17/2009 Approved ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 6 (BUILDING REGULATIONS), SUBCHAPTER 6-13 (CONTRACTORS LICENSING) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO APPROVE A RECOMMENDATION FROM THE CONTRACTORS LICENSING BOARD TO ESTABLISH CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS FOR GENERAL CONTRACTORS
BG2009-30 10/20/2009 Approved ORDINANCE CREATING A NEW SUBCHAPTER OF CHAPTER 11 (FINANCE, TAXATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT) OF THE CITY OF BOWLING GREEN CODE OF ORDINANCES TO INCORPORATE THE CREATION OF A TAX INCREMENT FINANCING (TIF) DISTRICT RELATED TO THE WKU GATEWAY TO DOWNTOWN BOWLING GREEN DEVELOPMENT AREA
BG2009-23 7/21/2009 Approved ORDINANCE ANNEXING PORTIONS OF LOTS 5 AND 7 OF PROPERTY LOCATED AT CHERRY FARMS SUBDIVISION, WITH PROPERTY PRESENTLY OWNED BY CHERRY PARK, LLC, AND SAID TERRITORY BEING CONTIGUOUS TO EXISTING CITY LIMITS