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New Hope City Code Online

The entire New Hope City Code is available online. The City Code contains all of the local laws and regulations (called 'ordinances') that stipulate how things are done in New Hope.

The online City Code is fully searchable and there is a table of contents to help New Hope residents and business people easily find the information they are looking for -- whether that be information about local ordinances related to dogs and cats, waste enclosure requirements or setback specifications for a building expansion.

How to Use the Site

To begin, click on the Municode link below (Please note: you will be leaving the city of New Hope website). The New Hope City Code will open in a new window with a full table of contents on the left. There is a search box at the top of the page, and search results will appear at the bottom of the screen.

Locate your topic of interest in the table of contents or enter a keyword or phrase in the search box. If your search yields too many results, you can refine the search results by clicking on 'advanced search.'


Proposed Ordinances

Per Minnesota Statute 415.19, the city of New Hope posts proposed ordinances on this page for the purpose of maintaining transparency with the public. Ordinances are posted at least 10 days prior to the city council meeting at which the proposed ordinance is scheduled to be voted upon. Proposed ordinances are removed from this listing after the meeting. 






No proposed ordinances at this time

New Ordinances

There is typically a delay of several weeks between the time a new ordinance is adopted and when it appears on the online city code. New ordinances will be posted here for a period of at least 90 days after they take effect.



Jan. 13, 2020

An ordinance amending Chapter 3, building and sign regulations, of the New Hope City Code by adding a new section 3-35 relating to the sale of affordable rental housing and

establishing notice and relocation assistance requirements for new owners.


Jan. 27, 2020

Request to consider amendments to Sections 4-19 and 4-20 of the New Hope City Code adopting a Business Warehouse zoning district, repealing self storage as a conditional use in the Industrial district, and requiring an administrative permit for limited open outdoor storage in the Industrial district.


Jan. 27, 2020

Ordinance amending section 6-14(e)(3) of the New Hope City code related to right-of-way management and the exceptions to registration requirements.


Jan. 27, 2020

Request to consider amendment to New Hope zoning map changing designation of certain properties from Industrial to Business Warehouse.


Jan. 27, 2020

Ordinance amending section 10-3 of the New Hope City code related to on and off-sale intoxicating liquor and beer on Sundays at taprooms and microdistilleries.


Mar. 9, 2020

An ordinance amending Chapter 11, Traffic Regulations and Criminal and Miscellaneous Offenses by adding a new Section 11-11(i) Access to Multi-dwelling unit buildings by United States Census Bureau employees
#20-07 Mar. 9, 2020 An ordinance amending Sections 3‐2, 3‐22, and 3‐30 of the New Hope City Code relating to adoption of 2018 international building‐related codes