Chesterton Ordinance 2010-08

ORDINANCE 2010- 08
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CHESTERTON TOWN COUNCIL AMENDING ORDINANCE NO.  98-23 WHICH 
IS AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING A PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT
BE IT, AND IT IS HEREBY ORDAINED by the Chesterton Town Council as follows:
WHEREAS, on January 18, 1998, the Chesterton Town Council adopted No.  98-23 
approving a planned unit development district for approximately 22.5 acres 
located generally north of Indian Boundary Road and east of State Road 49, which 
is now owned by the petitioner, EVAM, LLC, an Indiana limited liability company; 
and 
WHEREAS, Ordinance No.98-23 was amending pursuant to the petition of the owner 
of the subject real estate on August 25, 2003 under Ordinance No.2003-16; and 
WHEREAS, petitioner, EVAM, LLC, has requested that the Chesterton Town Council 
approve an amendment to Ordinance No.  98-23, as previously amended by Ordinance 
2003-16, and a public hearing has been held as required by law by the Chesterton 
Advisory Plan Commission; and 
WHEREAS, the Chesterton Advisory Plan Commission has certified the request of 
petitioner with a favorable recommendation to amend Ordinance No.98-23; 
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT AND IT IS HEREBY ORDAINED by the Chesterton Town Council 
that Ordinance No. 98-23 shall be amended as follows:
SECTION 1: Section 7.b. and Exhibit “D” of Ordinance No. 98-23 shall be amended 
to permit, as an additional permitted use, a dry cleaning establishment with an 
environmentally friendly on-site cleaning plant in accordance with and 
conditioned upon the following criteria:
a. The dry-cleaning solvent used on the site shall be biodegradable.
b. No excess dry-cleaning solvent containers shall be stored on-site. 
c. The dry-cleaning machine shall be a sealed unit which attempts to recycle all 
of the dry-cleaning solvent used.
d. The dry-cleaning solvent filter shall be disposed of by a licensed disposal 
company.
e. The dry-cleaning machine shall have a safety catch basin which could hold up 
to one hundred percent (100%) by volume of the dry-cleaning solvent. 
The operating manual and safety manual for the dry-cleaning machine shall be 
on-site and a copy provided to the town’s staff. 
SECTION 2: The remainder of Ordinance No. 98-23, as previously amended by 
Ordinance 2003-16, shall remain in full force and effect.
SECTION 3: Any violation of this planned unit development district ordinance 
along with that of Ordinance No. 98-23 as previously amended, shall constitute a 
violation of the Chesterton Town Code punishable by a fine from $1.00 to 
$2,500.00 per violation for each day said violation exists in accordance with 
the General Penalty Provisions found in Section 1-9 of the Chesterton Town Code. 

SECTION 4: This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its 
adoption and publication as required by law.  
ALL OF WHICH IS PASSED AND ADOPTED by the Chesterton Town Council this 26th day 
of  July , 2010.
CHESTERTON TOWN COUNCIL
By: Jeff Trout , President
Emerson DeLaney
Nick Walding
James G. Ton
ATTEST: Gayle S. Polakowski,
Clerk-Treasurer
(July 29, 2010)

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