City of Melrose, MA
Middlesex County
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The following is a listing of legislation of the City of Melrose, in chronological order by order number, adopted since the 2003 publication of the Code, indicating its inclusion in the Code or the reason for its exclusion. [Enabling legislation which is not general and permanent in nature is considered to be non-Code material (NCM).] The last legislation reviewed for the 2003 publication of the Code was Ord. No. 02-060A, adopted 12-16-2002.
Order No.
Adoption Date
Subject
Disposition
01-029A
8-19-2003
Council on Aging amendment
Ch. 6
03-159
4-22-2003
Accept MGL c. 40, § 8G
Ch. A250
03-271
6-26-2003
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
03-289
6-26-2003
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
03-290
6-26-2003
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
03-292
6-26-2003
Solid waste collection and disposal amendment
See Ch. 198, Art. II
03-298
1-20-2004
Administration of government amendment
Ch. 4
04-003
8-19-2003
Historical Commission amendment
Repealed by Ord. No. 2018-4
04-022
9-15-2003
Accept § 116 of Chapter 46, Acts of 2003
Ch. A250
04-023
8-19-2003
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
04-050
12-1-2003
Accept MGL c. 59, § 5, cl. 41C
Ch. A250
04-051
12-1-2003
Accept MGL c. 59, § 5, cl. 41A
Ch. A250
04-061
1-20-2004
Tobacco sales amendment
Repealed by Ord. No. 2013-74
04-116
12-15-2003
Transfer station fees
Ch. 198, Art. IV
04-129
2-2-2004
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
04-129A
2-2-2004
Classification and compensation amendment
Repealed by Ord. No. 2018-4
04-143
3-8-2004
Fire Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. II
04-160
3-8-2004
Classification and compensation amendment
Repealed by Ord. No. 2018-4
04-161
3-8-2004
Nonunion Salary Schedule amendment
NCM
04-182
4-7-2004
Accept Chapter 409, Acts of 2004
Ch. A250
04-184A
8-9-2004
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
04-234
5-17-2004
Accept Chapter 459, Acts of 2004
Ch. A250
04-239
6-21-2004
Inspectional Services Department amendment; zoning amendment
Ch. 24, Art. III; Ch. 235
04-264A
6-7-2004
Solid waste collection and disposal amendment
See Ch. 198, Art. II
04-264B
6-7-2004
Solid waste collection and disposal amendment
See Ch. 198, Art. II
04-264C
6-7-2004
Solid waste collection and disposal amendment
See Ch. 198, Art. II
04-264D
6-21-2004
Solid waste collection and disposal amendment
See Ch. 198, Art. II
04-265A
6-21-2004
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
04-266
6-21-2004
Administration of government amendment
Ch. 4
04-268
6-21-2004
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
04-269
6-21-2004
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
05-003
12-13-2004
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
05-035
11-8-2004
Streets and sidewalks amendment
Ch. 202
05-083
11-15-2004
Fire prevention amendment
Ch. 119
05-084
11-15-2004
Inflammables and explosives amendment
Ch. 137
05-086
11-15-2004
Accept MGL c. 32B, § 19
Ch. A250
05-086A
3-7-2005
Accept MGL c. 32B, § 19
Ch. A250
05-103
1-18-2005
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
05-114
1-18-2005
Inspectional Services Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art III
05-126
2-7-2005
Conservation Commission amendment
Repealed by Ord. No. 2018-4
05-171
3-21-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
05-171-A
5-19-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
05-194
5-16-2005
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
05-213
5-16-2005
Inflammables and explosives amendment
Ch. 137
05-235
6-6-2005
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
05-236
6-6-2005
Inspectional Services Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. III
05-243
6-23-2005
Solid waste collection and disposal amendment
See Ch. 198, Art II
05-246
6-20-2005
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
05-247
6-30-2005
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
05-248
6-30-2005
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
05-257A
6-23-2005
Animals amendment
Ch. 93
05-300
9-19-2005
Human Rights Commission amendment
Repealed by Ord. No. 2018-4
06-017
12-19-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
06-050
12-5-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
06-051
10-17-2005
Vehicles for hire amendment
Ch. 222
06-053
11-14-2005
Treasurer and Collector amendment
Ch. 56, Art. II
06-071
12-5-2005
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
06-082
12-5-2005
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
06-083
12-5-2005
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
06-172
6-5-2006
Solid waste collection and disposal amendment; dumpsters amendment
See Ch. 198, Art. II; Ch. 198, Art. III
06-210
5-15-2006
Accept MGL c. 59, § 2A, third sentence
Ch. A250
06-218A
7-17-2006
Water Enterprise Operating Budget amendment
NCM
06-219A
7-17-2006
Sewer Enterprise Operating Budget amendment
NCM
06-222
6-19-2006
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
06-223
7-17-2006
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
06-224
6-5-2006
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
06-224-A
5-19-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
06-225A
6-19-2006
Board of Appeals amendment
Ch. 15, Art. I
06-231
6-5-2006
Tobacco products amendment
Repealed by Ord. No. 2013-74
06-248
6-26-2006
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
06-248A
7-17-2006
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
06-249
6-26-2006
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
06-249A
7-17-2006
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
06-251
8-21-2006
Accept Chapter 79, Acts of 2006
Ch. A250
07-008
5-7-2007
Wetlands protection
Ch. 231
07-009
8-21-2006
Accept Chapter 157, §§ 1 and 2, Acts of 2005
Ch. A250
07-011
7-17-2006
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
07-025
10-16-2006
Accept Chapter 55, § 3, Acts of 2006; Chapter 64, Acts of 2006
Ch. A250
07-027
2-20-2007
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
07-027A
3-19-2007
Zoning amendment
See Ch. 235, Table of Dimensional and Density Regulations
07-027B
3-19-2007
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
07-044A
8-23-2007
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
07-062
11-13-2006
Accept MGL c. 59, § 5L
Ch. A250
07-068
11-20-2006
Mayor and Aldermen amendment
Ch. 48
07-102
1-16-2007
Nonunion Salary Schedule amendment
NCM
07-107A
2-20-2007
Compost areas amendment; solid waste collection and disposal amendment
Ch. 198, Art. I; Ch. 198, Art. II
07-107B
2-20-2007
Solid waste collection and disposal amendment
Ch. 198, Art. II
07-107C
9-17-2007
Solid waste collection and disposal amendment; dumpsters amendment; transfer stations amendment
Ch. 198, Art. II; Ch. 198, Art. III; Ch. 198, Art. IV
07-132
5-7-2007
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
07-134
3-5-2007
Accept MGL c. 41, § 91
Ch. A250
07-145
3-19-2007
Constables
Ch. 56, Art. VIII
07-156
4-17-2007
Police Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. I
07-160
9-17-2007
Alarm devices amendment
Ch. 89
07-179
7-16-2007
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
07-180
7-16-2007
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
07-188A
5-7-2007
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
07-188B
5-7-2007
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
07-205
6-18-2007
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
07-206
6-18-2007
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
07-207
6-18-2007
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
07-208
6-18-2007
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
08-028
10-1-2007
Administration of government amendment
Ch. 4
08-35A
6-26-2008
Peace and good order amendment
Ch. 177
08-068
11-8-2007
Accept MGL c. 41, § 100G1/4
Ch. A250
08-103
1-22-2008
Peace and good order amendment
Ch. 177
08-127
2-25-2008
Constables amendment
Ch. 56, Art. VIII
08-128
4-7-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
08-128A
4-7-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
08-129
4-7-2008
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
3-17-2008
Administrative Code
Administrative Code
08-130
3-17-2008
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
08-131
3-17-2008
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
08-182
3-17-2008
Alarm devices amendment
Ch. 89
08-198
4-7-2008
Inspectional Services Department amendment; Sealer of Weights and Measures amendment
Ch. 24, Art. III; Ch. 56, Art. VI
08-215
4-22-2008
Vehicles for hire amendment
Ch. 222
08-225
5-19-2008
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
08-226
5-19-2008
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
08-238
5-19-2008
Planning Board amendment
Ch. 15, Art. II
08-269
10-20-2008
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
09-016
9-22-2008
Council on Aging amendment
Ch. 6
09-042
10-20-2008
Accept MGL c. 60A
Ch. A250
09-043
10-20-2008
Accept MGL c. 60A, § 1
Ch. A250
09-060
2-17-2009
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
09-061
2-17-2009
Zoning amendment
See Ch. 235, Table of Dimensional and Density Regulations
09-064
1-20-2009
Licenses and permits amendment
Ch. 152
09-097
6-1-2009
Streets and sidewalks amendment
Ch. 202
09-099
1-20-2009
Use and construction of Code amendment
Ch. 1, Art. II
09-109
2-2-2009
Collection and disposal of solid waste amendment
See Ch. 198, Art. II
09-110
2-2-2009
Accept MGL c. 59, § 5, cl. 41A
Ch. A250
09-125
4-21-2009
Licenses and permits amendment
Ch. 152
09-176
5-18-2009
Administrative Code amendment
Administrative Code
09-177
5-18-2009
Fire Department amendment; Inspectional Services Department amendment; poles and wires amendment
Ch. 24, Art. II; Ch. 24, Art. III; Ch. 182
09-178
4-21-2009
Inspectional Services Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. III
09-202
6-15-2009
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
09-203
6-15-2009
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
09-226
6-1-2009
Police Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. I
10-002
8-17-2009
Accept MGL c. 64G, § 3A
Ch. A250
10-003
8-17-2009
Accept MGL c. 64L, § 2(a)
Ch. A250
TC 10-004
1-20-2010
Accept MGL c. 85, § 2 (accepted by Traffic Commission)
Ch. A250
10-122
5-3-2010
Accept Stretch Energy Code
Ch. A250
10-125
5-3-2010
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
10-148
5-17-2010
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
10-160
5-17-2010
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
10-161
5-17-2010
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
11-058
12-6-2010
Mayor and Aldermen amendment
Ch. 48
11-065
12-6-2010
Accept MGL c. 59, § 5, cl. 56 and cl. 57
Ch. A250
11-65A
12-3-2012
Accept MGL c. 59, § 5, cl. 56 and cl. 57 (extended)
Ch. A250
11-130
4-19-2011
Accept MGL c. 44, § 53F1/2
Ch. A250
11-154B
12-5-2011
Administration of government amendment
Ch. 4
11-162
5-16-2011
Fire Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. II
11-170
6-20-2011
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
11-171
6-20-2011
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
11-187
6-20-2011
Veterans services amendment
Ch. 79
12-04
8-15-2011
Licenses and permits amendment
Ch. 152
12-10
12-5-2011
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
12-12
9-19-2011
Accept MGL c. 138, § 33B
Ch. A250
12-28
10-3-2011
Vehicles for hire amendment
Ch. 222
12-39
11-21-2011
Police Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. I
12-48
12-5-2011
Accept Chapter 137 of the Acts of 2003
Ch. A250
12-58
12-5-2011
Accept MGL c. 149, § 33E
Ch. A250
12-59
11-21-2011
Precious metals dealers
Ch. 143, Art. II
2012-158
5-21-2012
Director of Public Works and City Engineer
Ch. 1, Art. II; Ch. 9; Ch. 24, Art. I; Ch. 24, Art. II; Ch. 56, Art. II; Ch. 56, Art. V; Ch. 152; Ch. 177; Ch. 182; Ch. 194; Ch. 198, Art. II; Ch. 198, Art. III; Ch. 202; Ch. 222; Ch. 228
2012-173
6-4-2012
Use and construction of Code amendment
Ch. 1, Art. II
2012-174
6-18-2012
Fire Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. II
2012-175
5-21-2012
Accept MGL c. 71, § 37M
Ch. A250
2012-179
6-4-2012
Parks and playgrounds amendment
Ch. 173
2012-180
6-4-2012
Animals amendment
Ch. 93
2012-188
6-18-2012
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
2012-189
6-18-2012
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
2013-3
8-20-2012
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
2013-4
8-20-2012
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
2013-44
1-22-2013
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
2013-54
11-1-2012
Accept MGL c. 59, § 5N
Ch. A250
2013-69
12-17-2012
Animals amendment
Ch. 93
2013-74
2-4-2013
Repeal Chapter 212, Tobacco Products
Repealer only
2013-86
2-4-2013
Mayor and Aldermen amendment
Ch. 48
2013-118
3-4-2013
Water and sewers amendment
See Ch. 228
2013-154
5-20-2013
Classification Schedule amendment
NCM
2013-156
6-3-2013
Alarm devices amendment
Ch. 89
2013-173
6-3-2013
Inspectional Services Department amendment; Sealer of Weights and Measures amendment
Ch. 24, Art. III; Ch. 56, Art. VI
2013-198
9-16-2013
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
2013-199
9-16-2013
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
2013-200
9-16-2013
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
2013-204
6-27-2013
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2013-205
6-27-2013
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2014-46
12-2-2013
Accept MGL c. 32B, § 20
Ch. A250
2014-56
12-16-2013
Fire prevention amendment
Ch. 119
2014-95
5-5-2014
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2014-108
6-16-2014
Vehicles for hire amendment
Ch. 222
2014-117
5-19-2014
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2014-118
5-19-2014
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2014-122
5-19-2014
Fire Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. II
2014-146
7-21-2014
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
2015-72
12-15-2014
Human Rights Commission amendment
Ch. A
2015-90
4-6-2015
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
2015-143
6-15-2015
Water and sewer amendment
Ch. 228
2015-144
6-15-2015
Water and sewer amendment
Ch. 228
2015-158
6-1-2015
Fire Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. II
2015-168
6-25-2015
Solid waste amendment
Ch. 198
2016-7
8-17-2015
Council on Aging amendment
Ch. 6
2016-77
2-16-2016
Administrative Code amendment
Administrative Code
2016-138
4-19-2016
Streets and sidewalks amendment
Ch. 202
2016-139
4-19-2016
Peace and good order amendment
Ch. 177
2016-163
6-16-2016
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2016-164
6-16-2016
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2016-165
6-6-2016
Fire Department amendment
Ch. 24, Art. II
2016-166
6-16-2016
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2016-176
6-20-2016
Accept MGL c. 60, § 15B
Ch. A250
2016-200
6-16-2016
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2017-31
11-14-2016
Accept MGL c. 90, § 17C
Ch. A250
2017-32
11-14-2016
Accept MGL c. 60, § 3F
Ch. A250
2017-128
6-19-2017
Administrative Code amendment
Administrative Code
2017-129
8-21-2017
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
2017-130
8-21-2017
Zoning amendment
Ch. 235
2017-136
5-15-2017
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2017-146
6-19-2017
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2017-147
6-19-2017
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2017-148
6-19-2017
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2018-4
8-21-2017
Adoption of 2017 Code revisions
Ch. 1, Art. III
2018-23
10-2-2017
Water and sewers amendment
Ch. 228
2018-42
2-5-2018
Accept MGL c. 60, § 3D
Ch. A250
2018-53
12-18-2017
Solid waste: recyclable and reusable bags
Ch. 198, Art. V
2018-138
4-2-2018
Accept MGL c. 40, § 8J
Ch. A250
2018-169
6-18-2018
Administration of Government Amendment
Ch. 4
2018-177
6-18-2018
Water and Sewers Amendment
Ch. 228
2018-178
6-18-2018
Water and Sewers Amendment
Ch. 228
2018-180
6-18-2018
Departments: Fire Department Amendment
Ch. 24, Art. II
Ch. 286, Acts of 2018
11-2-2018
Charter
Repealed by Ch. 78, Acts of 2019
2019-30
2-19-2019
Zoning Amendment
Ch. 235
2019-31
3-18-2019
Zoning Amendment
Ch. 235
Order No.
Adoption Date
Subject
Disposition
Supp. No.
2019-87
6-17-2019
Reauthorization of Revolving Funds Table
Ch. 4, footnote only
4
2019-88
6-17-2019
Water and Sewers Amendment
Ch. 228
4
2019-93
5-20-2019
Fire Department Amendment
Ch. 24, Art. II
4
Ch. 78, Acts of 2019
10-1-2019
Charter
Ch. C
5
2019-82
8-19-2019
Buildings, Vacant: Registration and Maintenance of Vacant Commercial Buildings
Ch. 98, Art. I
6
2019-112
9-3-2019
Solid Waste: Reduction in Single-Use Plastic Beverage Straws and Beverage Stirrers in Business Establishments
Ch. 198, Art. VI
6
2020-21
12-2-2019
Solid Waste: Sustainable Food Containers and Packaging
Ch. 198, Art. VII
6
2020-90
6-24-2020
Reauthorization of Revolving Funds Table
Ch. 4, footnote only
7
2020-91
6-24-2020
Departments: Fire Department Amendment
Ch. 24, Art. II
7
2020-119
6-24-2020
Solid Waste: Sustainable Food Containers and Packaging Amendment
Ch. 198, Art. VII
7