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Title: 21 - Coastal Zoning

Chapter: 08 - AE Agriculture Exclusive District

Section: 100 - Special requirements

Conversion of a parcel within the California Coastal Zone which has been designated as agriculture exclusive land use and/or zoning district to nonagriculture land use and/or zoning district shall not be permitted except where:
    1. Continued or renewed agricultural use is not feasible or

    2. Such conversion would preserve prime agricultural land or concentrate development within, contiguous with or in close proximity to, existing developed areas able to accommodate it or, where such areas are not able to accommodate it, in other areas with adequate public services and where it will not have significant adverse effects, either individually or cumulatively, on coastal resources.

     Where conversion is made, it shall be subject to Coastal Act priorities for Coastal Land Uses (e.g., recreation, coastal dependent industries), Rural Land Division Criteria and be consistent with the General Plan Coastal Element.


(Ord. 83-03(part))