City of Greeley Municipal Code
The full Municipal Code can be read online.
Some of the most commonly asked about codes and ordinances are detailed below.
ORDINANCE NO. 1 , 2017
An ORDINANCE adopting various amendments to the Greeley Municipal Code, including
repealing Chapter 18. 52 ( Accessory & Temporary Uses, Structures and Buildings),
Chapter 18. 36 (Home Occupations), Section 18. 44. 140 ( Fences, Walls and Hedges) and reenacting
and enacting Chapter 18. 52 (Accessory Uses and Structures) and Chapter 18.53
Temporary Uses and Structures)
ORD 01, 2017
ORDINANCE NO. 4 2017
AN ORDINANCE PURSUANT TO SECTION 2 -6 OF THE GREELEY CODE
PROVIDING A SCHEDULE OF COMPENSATION WHICH ESTABLISHES A SALARY OF
1, 500.00 PER MONTH FOR THE MAYOR AND $1, 000.00 PER MONTH FOR MEMBERS
OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF GREELEY, COLORADO, AND AUTHORIZING ELECTIVE
OFFICERS TO PARTICIPATE AT THEIR OWN EXPENSE IN FRINGE BENEFIT
PROGRAMS AVAILABLE TO CITY EMPLOYEES AND MANDATING THAT THE CITY
COUNCIL REVIEW THE COMPENSATION OF THE MAYOR AND MEMBERS OF
COUNCIL AT LEAST ONCE IN EVERY FOUR (4) YEAR PERIOD AFTER THE EFFECTIVE
DATE OF THE ORDINANCE.
ORD 04, 2017
Smoking and vaping in public places in Greeley
In 2015, the City of Greeley amended its smoking
ordinance to include electronic cigarettes and
other vaping devices. All smoking activity is
prohibited in public places and common areas.
The smoking ban was put in place to protect the
health and safety of the community.
- Smoking and vaping are not allowed in
restaurants, bars, banks, theaters, businesses,
schools, government buildings, and public
transportation vehicles. The law also
includes some outdoor areas such as public
ball fields, pools or arenas and must be at
least 50 feet away from the seating area.
- Smoking and vaping are prohibited within
15 feet of an entrance of a building that is
open to the public.
- Smoking means placing a smoking or
vaping device in one’s mouth or holding a lit
device. “Lit” is dened as illuminated by
electricity, battery, or fire.
- Greeley’s no smoking laws include any
device which can be used to deliver
substances including, but not limited to
nicotine, tobacco, or marijuana. This
includes cigarettes, cigars,
e-cigarettes, pipes, and hookahs.
- A private residence or vehicle is not subject
to Greeley’s smoking regulations.
- There are penalties for disobeying Greeley’s
Pets in Greeley
Guidelines for owning pets in Greeley can be found on the Animal Control Unit page.
For lost and found animals, please contact the Weld County Humane Society at 970-506-9550 or WeldCountyHumane.org.
Code related to neighborhoods
Our most frequently asked about codes are detailed below. For complete information, please reference the full Greeley Municipal Code. To report violations, please refer to the Code Compliance page.
You can also find information in our planning documents, including brochures on business signs, fences, landscaping, RV parking, and property maintenance.
Community Development Code Compliance