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UA Tightens Requirements for Unsolicited Written Material Distribution

Posted on 2018-06-15 to City Manager's Blog

A new law is in place in Upper Arlington that tightens the requirements on where unsolicited advertising mailers can be delivered to UA homes, and that places liability on the companies responsible for these mailers end up littering lawns or driveways.

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Upper Arlington's City Council is comprised of seven citizens who are elected at-large by residents to serve a maximum of two, four-year terms. The Council selects a President and Vice President from among its ranks to serve two-year terms. The President of Council presides over City Council meetings and serves as Mayor for ceremonial duties. The Vice President assumes the duties of the President in his/her absence.

Council's responsibilities include establishing local laws, setting policy, approving programs and generally overseeing the operations of the City. The Council hires the City Manager, City Attorney and Clerk of Council.

City Council typically meets the second and fourth Mondays of each month for regular City Council Meetings and the first and third Mondays of the month for Council Conference Sessions.

All meetings of City Council are open to the public except for Executive Sessions during which Council members may discuss specific types of business as defined by the Ohio Revised Code. Executive Sessions are for discussion only, since all formal action must be taken at a regular or special meeting.
 
Meetings usually begin at 7:30 p.m. Please call 614-583-5030 to confirm the dates/times of upcoming meetings or check meeting notices in the This Week Upper Arlington News.
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Upper Arlington's City Council is comprised of seven citizens who are elected at-large by residents to serve a maximum of two, four-year terms. The Council selects a President and Vice President from among its ranks to serve two-year terms. The President of Council presides over City Council meetings and serves as Mayor for ceremonial duties. The Vice President assumes the duties of the President in his/her absence.

Council's responsibilities include establishing local laws, setting policy, approving programs and generally overseeing the operations of the City. The Council hires the City Manager, City Attorney and Clerk of Council.

City Council typically meets the second and fourth Mondays of each month for regular City Council Meetings and the first and third Mondays of the month for Council Conference Sessions.

All meetings of City Council are open to the public except for Executive Sessions during which Council members may discuss specific types of business as defined by the Ohio Revised Code. Executive Sessions are for discussion only, since all formal action must be taken at a regular or special meeting.
 
Meetings usually begin at 7:30 p.m. Please call 614-583-5030 to confirm the dates/times of upcoming meetings or check meeting notices in the This Week Upper Arlington News.
- See more at: http://www.uaoh.net/department/index.php?structureid=2#sthash.DqToMpbh.dpuf
Upper Arlington's City Council is comprised of seven citizens who are elected at-large by residents to serve a maximum of two, four-year terms. The Council selects a President and Vice President from among its ranks to serve two-year terms. The President of Council presides over City Council meetings and serves as Mayor for ceremonial duties. The Vice President assumes the duties of the President in his/her absence.

Council's responsibilities include establishing local laws, setting policy, approving programs and generally overseeing the operations of the City. The Council hires the City Manager, City Attorney and Clerk of Council.

City Council typically meets the second and fourth Mondays of each month for regular City Council Meetings and the first and third Mondays of the month for Council Conference Sessions.

All meetings of City Council are open to the public except for Executive Sessions during which Council members may discuss specific types of business as defined by the Ohio Revised Code. Executive Sessions are for discussion only, since all formal action must be taken at a regular or special meeting.
 
Meetings usually begin at 7:30 p.m. Please call 614-583-5030 to confirm the dates/times of upcoming meetings or check meeting notices in the This Week Upper Arlington News.
- See more at: http://www.uaoh.net/department/index.php?structureid=2#sthash.DqToMpbh.dpuf

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    A new law is in place in Upper Arlington that tightens the requirements on where unsolicited advertising mailers can be delivered to UA homes, and that places liability on the companies responsible for these mailers end up littering lawns or driveways: tinyurl.com/y96xw47p ... See moreSee less

    A new law is in place in Upper Arlington that tightens the requirements on where unsolicited advertising mailers can be delivered to UA homes, and that places liability on the companies responsible for these mailers end up littering lawns or driveways: https://tinyurl.com/y96xw47p

     

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    Does this also impact political material and non-profit material? There was prior discussion to make these except to protect First Amendment rights, not sure where the final ordinance landed.

    So as a citizen, what do we do if we think the law has been violated?

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