Legislation/Minutes Archive

Passed Legislation and Council Meeting Minutes are available on our documents portal. If you do not know the Ordinance or Resolution number, you may enter a keyword in the "Title Clause" box. Please remember to use asterisk (*) around your search term, for example *contract* or *Main*.  Minutes are posted once approved by Council. Clerk's Office staff is continually adding meeting minutes from previous years. For other public record requests, please see the Public Record Request Policy.

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Ordinances and resolutions are introduced as new legislation at council meetings and can be viewed on the Agenda. Items may be declared emergencies and voted on immediately or referred to the regular agenda for the next committee and council meetings.  There is a short summary of each ordinance and resolution (also called the title clause), organized by the committee to which the legislation is assigned.  You may view the legislation by clicking on an item and viewing the supporting document.

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Municipal Code

The Code of the City of Akron, also called the Municipal Code, comprises Akron's laws. Akron’s Municipal Code is available online. The current version is Supplement 57, which was updated March 13, 2024 with laws passed through December 11, 2023.

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The following ordinances have been passed by Council and will be included in the next supplement:

Ordinance No. 84-2024 amending/supplementing Title 15, Chapter 153, “Zoning Code”, Article 2 “Districts and Maps” and Article 5 “Accessory Uses in Residence Districts” by adding use districts to the Form-Based Zoning Code; and declaring an emergency. (passed 3/18/2024)


Ordinance No. 183-2024 amending/supplementing Title 15, Chapter 153, “Zoning Code”, Article 6 “Development and Area District Requirements”, “Section 153.310 Business and industry requirements” by changing signage requirements within the Kenmore Urban Overlay Area; and declaring an emergency. (passed 5/13/2024)

Ordinance No. 193-2024  amending and/or supplementing Title 9 “General Provisions,” Chapter 106 “Prohibition of Conversion Therapy on Minors,” Section 106.03 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Akron in order to impose a first-degree misdemeanor penalty for the commission of the offense of conversion therapy on minors; and declaring an emergency. (passed 6/3/2024)

Ordinance No. 226-2024 passed by Akron City Council June 17, 2024, amending and/or supplementing Title 3 “Administration,” Chapter 35 “Employment Policies,” Section 35.02 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Akron to recognize Juneteenth Independence Day; and declaring an emergency. (passed 6/17/2024)


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