A. Intent. The purpose of this chapter is to authorize second units and to establish a procedure for reviewing and approving their development in order to ensure and maintain healthy and safe residential living environments.
B. Findings. The county of Del Norte finds as follows:
The land use densities of the general plan and its implementing ordinance are based on the use of on-site sewage systems and on-site wells. This classification is based on land use, soil types, water availability, sewage failure history, and other information which attempts to provide for reasonable expectations for development while protecting the environment; and
(Ord. 95-03 (part), 1995.)