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Oxford Village
Aug. 12, 2014 public hearing: AMENDMENT TO ORDINANCE Prohibition of Exhaust Jake Brakes

July 23, 2014



AMENDMENT TO ORDINANCE Prohibition of Exhaust Jake Brakes

Please take notice, that the Village of Oxford Village Council will hold a Public Hearing at 6:30 p.m., or soon thereafter, on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 in the Oxford Village Council Chambers, 22 W. Burdick, Oxford, Michigan for the purpose of considering an amendments to the Village of Code,

Prohibition of Exhaust Jake Brakes

(G)   Exhausts. The discharge into the open air of the exhaust of any steam engine, stationary internal combustion engine, motorboat, or motor vehicle, except through a muffler or other device that will effectively prevent loud or explosive noises therefrom.

Further, it shall be unlawful to operate any motor vehicle within the village using exhaust brakes , engine brakes , compression release engine brakes (also known as Jake brakes or Jacobs brakes ) or similar devices.

A complete copy of the proposed text amendment is available at the offices of the Village Clerk, 22 W. Burdick, Oxford.

Comments regarding this request may be made in person during the meeting, or in writing to: Village Council, P.O. Box 94, 22 W. Burdick Street, Oxford, MI 48371. Telephone number 248-628-2543.

Susan Nassar

Village Clerk CMC, MiCPT

22 W Burdick

Oxford MI 48371