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Chapter 18. General Zoning Ordinance

Sec. 18-113. Hazardous Materials

(1) Purpose. The purpose of this section is to provide information to the City regarding the nature of land uses which involve research, production, storage, disposal, handling, and/or shipment of hazardous materials.

(2) Applicability. The requirements of this section apply to all land uses and activities involving any one or more of the following:

(a) Micro-organism cultures subject to Wisconsin Statutes 94.65.

(b) Pesticides subject to Wisconsin Statutes 94.67(25).

(c) Biological products subject to Wisconsin Statutes 95.39.

(d) Hazardous substances subject to Wisconsin Statutes 100.37(1)(c).

(e) Toxic substances subject to Wisconsin Statutes 101.58(2)(j).

(f) Infectious agents subject to Wisconsin Statutes 101.58(2)(f).

(g) Any material for which the State of Wisconsin requires notification of a local fire department.

(h) Any other uses, activities, or materials which are subject to county, state, or federal hazardous, or related, materials regulations.

(3) Standards. All land uses involving such hazardous materials shall submit a written description of such materials and the operations involving such materials conducted on their property as part of the required site plan submittal. Reportable quantities of hazardous chemicals must also be reported to the State of Wisconsin Tier-Two reporting system (WHOPRS).

(Code 1982, 17.15(3); Ord. No. 1073, 1, 8-22-2006)