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Record #: O2017-1949   
Type: Ordinance Status: Deferred and Published
Intro date: 3/29/2017 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Joint Committee: License and Consumer Protection; Zoning, Landmarks and Building Standards
Final action: 4/19/2017
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Chapters 4-151, 17-3 and 17-9 regarding shooting range restrictions
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 151 License - Application and Issuance Procedures, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 17 - Chicago Zoning Ordinance - Ch. 3 Business & Commercial Districts, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 17 - Chicago Zoning Ordinance - Ch. 9 Use Regulations
Attachments: 1. O2017-1949.pdf

 

OFFICE OF THE MAYOR

CITY OF CHICAGO

RAHM EMANUEL

MAYOR

March 29, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TO THE HONORABLE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO

 

 

Ladies and Gentlemen:

 

At the request of the Corporation Counsel, I transmit herewith an ordinance amending Titles 4 and 17 of the Municipal Code regarding shooting range restrictions.

 

Your favorable consideration of this ordinance will be appreciated.

Mayor

 

 

Very truly yours,

 

ORDINANCE

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO:

 

SECTION 1. Section 4-151-100 of the Municipal Code of Chicago is hereby amended by adding the language underscored as follows:

4-151-100 Standards of operation.

 

(Omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)

 

(d)     No person under the age of 18 shall be permitted in the shooting range facility unless accompanied by and under the direct supervision of a parent, guardian, or an instructor in a firearms safety and training course recognized by a law enforcement agency, a national or international shooting sports organization, a certified firearms instructor approved by the Illinois State Police or Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board, or a certified firearms and hunter safety instructor approved by the Illinois Department of Wildlife. The licensee shall require every shooting range patron to provide a driver's license or other government-issued identification showing the person's name, date of birth, and photograph.

 

(Omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)

 

 

 

SECTION 2. Title 17 of the Municipal Code of Chicago is hereby amended by adding the language underscored, and by deleting the language struck through, as follows:

 

17-9-0120 Shooting ranges. Shooting ranges may not be located in any of the following areas or locations:

 

17-8-0120-A within 100 feet of another existing shooting range;

 

17-9-0101-B within 500 feet of any zoning district that is zoned for residential use, including a planned development that authorizes residential use;

 

17-9-0101-C within 500 feet of any pre-existing school, day care facility, place of worship, premises licensed for the retail 6ale of liquor, children's activities facility, library, museum or hospital.

 

 

 

 

17-3-0207 Use Table and Standards.

 

USE GROUP

Zoning Districts

Use Standard

Parking Standard

Use Category

BI

B2

B3

CI

C2

C3

Specific Use Type

P= permitted by-right S = special use approval required PD = planned development approval required - = Not allowed

RESIDENTIAL

 

 

A. Household Living

1.

Artist Live/Work Space located above the ground floor

P

P

P

P

P

-

 

§ 17-10-0207-C

 

 

(omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)

 

QQ. Sports and Recreation, Participant

1.

Outdoor

-

-

p

-

p

p

 

§ 17-10-0207-M

2.

Indoor

P

P

p

p

p

p

 

§ 17-10-0207-M

3.

Amusement Arcades

-

-

-

p

p

p

 

§ 17-10-0207-M

4.

Entertainment Cabaret

-

-

s

s

s

p

 

§ 17-10-0207-M

5.

Children's Play Center

P

P

p

p

p

p

 

§ 17-10-0207-T

6.

Hookah Bar

S

s

s

s

s

s

 

§ 17-10-0207-T

7.

Shooting range facility

-s

-s

-s

-s

-s

-s

 

§ 17-10-0207-T

 

(omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)

 

 

 

SECTION 3. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect following due passage and approval.