ORDINANCE NO. 106-15 – Cemetery rates

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ORDINANCE NO. 106-15
BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council of the City of Opelika, Alabama, as follows:
Section 1.   That Section 5.7-11 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Opelika is hereby amended to read as follows:
The following schedule of charges shall apply to all cemetery lots located in Evergreen Cemetery:
Charges for residents of Opelika:
Grave spaces: $750.00 per grave space.
Columbaria spaces: $750.00 per space.
Charges for nonresidents of Opelika:
Grave spaces: $1,500.00 per grave space.
Columbaria spaces: $1,500.00 per space.
Grave Opening and closing costs (residents and nonresidents):
Monday through Friday (before 4:00 p.m.) $500.00
Monday through Friday (after 4:00 p.m.) $575.00
Weekends (before 4:00 p.m.) $600.00
Weekends (after 4:00 p.m.). $650.00
Holidays (before 4:00 p.m.). $750.00
Holidays (after 4:00 p.m.) $800.00
Cremains/Columbaria Opening and closing costs (residents and nonresidents):
Monday through Friday (before 4:00 p.m.) $225.00
Monday through Friday (after 4:00 p.m.) $275.00
Weekends (before 4:00 p.m.) $300.00
Weekends (after 4:00 p.m.). $375.00
Holidays (before 4:00 p.m.). $400.00
Holidays (after 4:00 p.m.)…. $450.00
Section 2. That Section 5.7-12 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Opelika is hereby amended to read as follows:
The following schedule of charges shall apply to all cemetery lots located in Garden Hills Cemetery:
Charges for residents of Opelika:
Grave spaces: $750.00 per grave space.
Grave spaces: $1,000.00 per grave space in sections 2, 6, 9, 18, 18-A, 19.
Columbaria spaces: $750.00 per space.
Charges for nonresidents of Opelika:
Grave spaces:         $1,500.00 per grave space.
Grave spaces: $2,000.00 per grave space in sections 2, 6, 9, 18, 18-A, 19.
Columbaria spaces: $1,500.00 per space.
Grave Opening and closing costs (residents and nonresidents):
Monday through Friday (before 4:00 p.m.) $500.00
Monday through Friday (after 4:00 p.m.) $575.00
Weekends (before 4:00 p.m.) $600.00
Weekends (after 4:00 p.m.). $650.00
Holidays (before 4:00 p.m.). $750.00
Holidays (after 4:00 p.m.)
$800.00
Cremains/Columbaria Opening and closing costs (residents and nonresidents):
Monday through Friday (before 4:00 p.m.) $225.00
Monday through Friday (after 4:00 p.m.) $275.00
Weekends (before 4:00 p.m.) $300.00
Weekends (after 4:00 p.m.). $375.00
Holidays (before 4:00 p.m.)
$400.00
Holidays (after 4:00 p.m.)
$450.00
Section 3. That Section 5.7-13 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Opelika is hereby amended to read as follows:
The following schedule of charges shall apply to all cemetery lots located in Rosemere Cemetery:
Charges for residents of Opelika: No lots available.
Charges for nonresidents of Opelika: No lots available.
Grave Opening and closing costs (residents and nonresidents):
Monday through Friday (before 4:00 p.m.) $500.00
Monday through Friday (after 4:00 p.m.) $ 575.00
Weekends (before 4:00 p.m.) $600.00
Weekends (after 4:00 p.m.) $650.00
Holidays (before 4:00 p.m.) $750.00
Holidays (after 4:00 p.m.) $800.00
Section 4.  That this ordinance shall become effective upon its adoption and publication as required by law.
Section 5. That the City Clerk is hereby authorized and directed to publish this ordinance in the Opelika Observer,  a newspaper of general circulation in the City of Opelika, Lee County, Alabama.
ADOPTED AND APPROVED this the 7th day of April, 2015
/s/ C. E. “Eddie” Smith, Jr.        PRESIDENT OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OPELIKA, ALABAMA
ATTEST:
/s/ R. G. Shuman
CITY CLERK
TRANSMITTED TO MAYOR this the 7th day of April, 2015.
/s/R. G. Shuman            CITY CLERK
ACTION BY MAYOR
APPROVED this the 7th day of April, 2015.
/s/Gary Fuller            MAYOR
ATTEST:
/s/ R. G. Shuman
CITY CLERK
Legal run 4/10/15

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