Resolutions & Ordinances

Children under 18 years old shall not be on the streets, sidewalks, or other public places between the hours of 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. of the following day, unless he or she is accompanied by a parent, guardian or an adult person having the legal care or custody of such child, or unless he or she is going directly to or from a lawful activity, entertainment, or employment with the knowledge and consent of the parent, guardian or person having legal care or custody. Codified Ordinance 636.21.

Generally, mailboxes should be installed with the bottom of the box 3 1/2 to 4 feet from the ground, and in such a way that the carrier has access to the box without leaving his/her vehicle. Mailbox posts must be either 4 inches by 4 inches wood breakaway posts or 2-1/2 inches diameter metal breakaway posts. Residents should contact their postmaster with questions regarding box design and size regulations.

Open burning is prohibited. Cooking fires are permitted, but the size of the fire must be proportionate to the food being cooked.

A parking ban will be in effect for all City streets, whenever the United States Weather Bureau reports snowfall exceeding two inches. This Ordinance is enforced by the Summit County Sheriff's Office. Violators are subject to a fine of up to $100, and will be responsible for all towing and storage charges. Vehicle owners are responsible for determining in advance whether conditions will require removal of the vehicle. Codified Ordinance 452.115

A permit is required for temporary signs. These signs are permitted in business and industrial districts up to three times per calendar year, for 30 days each time. Codified Ordinance 1292.15 For more information, contact the City of Green Zoning Office at 330-896-6605.

The City of Green regulates noise created by advertising, sound amplifying equipment, machinery, noise-producing instruments and vehicles. Please refer to restrictions imposed by Ordinance 648.12 as amended effective November 25, 2004.