State of Kansas )
Republic County )
I, Russell Piroutek, City Clerk of the City of Belleville, Republic County, Kansas do hereby certify that said city is a city of the second class of the mayor-council-manager form of government under the laws of Kansas; that this codification of the general ordinances of said city and the publication thereof in book form were ordered and authorized by the governing body by ordinance and in accordance therewith is entitled the “Code of the City of Belleville, Kansas,” that said codification was adopted as the “Code of the City of Belleville, Kansas,” by the governing body by Ordinance No. 975 passed on September 12, 2016, as authorized by K.S.A. 12-3015; that said ordinance and said codification of general ordinances as contained in this volume will take effect upon publication of 4 or more copies in book form; that the publication of 4 copies of this code in book form and said adoptive ordinance constitute due passage of this code and all general ordinances contained therein; that the codification and said adoptive ordinance as contained herein are true and correct copies; and that said publication imports absolute verity and is to be received in evidence in all courts and places without further proof as provided by K.S.A. 12-3015.
I further certify that the “Code of the City of Belleville, Kansas,” and the matter therein contained will take effect and be in force from and after September 22, 2016 (date of publication of the codification ordinance in the newspaper).
/s/ Russell Piroutek
Russell Piroutek, City Clerk