City Code & Charter

Just as each state has its own laws, cities have the authority to create their own ordinances. The City Charter grants authority to, and at times directs, the City Council to establish laws (ordinances) particular to the City of Wayzata. These ordinances are assembled into a City CodeThe City Code is maintained by the company Municode and is updated electronically on a regular basis if changes to the Code occur.

Searching City Ordinances

To search the entire Wayzata City Code, go to

Notifications of Proposed Ordinances

To find out when the City Council will discuss the adoption of a proposed ordinance, subscribe to receive an email notification on the notify me page.

Recent ordinances that have been considered by the City Council can be viewed in the agenda center under Notification of Proposed Ordinances.


If you have questions about the City Code or the City Charter, or about viewing them online, please call the City Clerk at 952-404-5303.