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Change of Use/ Occupancy

" There is a requirement from the City of Peru that all Business owners opening a new business are to receive a letter from the Zoning Administrator stating the building’s use, and the name of the new owner is correct. There is a $35.00 charge associated with this requirement and the purpose here is to protect the owner, and the City of Peru, by informing the various city services of the existence of the business, type of business, and owner of business should, for any reason, circumstances should require this information or the owner need to be contacted."
   (A)   Generally.  It shall be unlawful to use, occupy, or permit the use or occupancy of any building or premises, or both, or part thereof, hereafter created, erected, changed, converted, or wholly or partly altered or enlarged in its use of structure until a certificate of occupancy has been issued by the Zoning Administrator. The certificate of occupancy shall state that the proposed use of the building or land conforms to the requirements of this chapter and that the Zoning Administrator has inspected the property and attested to that fact.  Any person, firm or organization that occupies a structure before a certificate of occupancy may be required to remove all furniture or property within the structure before an inspection is made. A certificate of occupancy shall not be issued until culverts have been installed under driveways where needed.

Home Occupation Permit

The Home Occupation business shall be conducted by the people who are RESIDENTS of this dwelling only. Any violation of regulations 3-1 and 3-1-1 of Chapter 3 of the City of Peru Code of Ordinances may result in revocation of this permit, as well as any subsequent fines provided for in the afore mentioned Ordinances and state statutes.

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