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Title: 21 - Coastal Zoning

Chapter: 50B - California Coastal Zone Entitlement Procedures--Zoning Amendments

Section: 60 - Local Coastal Program amendments LCPZoning amendments

A.  Zoning amendments within the California coastal zone shall constitute an amendment to the Local Coastal Program except where:

         1.  The amendment deals solely with the issue of the establishment or removal of the MH-1 and MH-2 (mobilehome) combining district zone or

         2.  The amendment consists of an interchange between the RR-1 (rural residential) and RRA-1 (high density rural residential agriculture) district zones for the provision for or control of agricultural animals.

     B.  A textual amendment to Chapters 21.02 through 21.60 shall be an amendment of the Local Coastal Program and, if approval is recommended by the county upon completion of local review, shall be submitted as such to the California Coastal Commission for review.

     C.  Any zoning map amendment involving the application or removal of Chapters 21.37 through 21.39 (flood zone combining districts), Chapter 21.35 (coastal area combining district), or the removal of Chapter 21.11A (designated resource conservation area) shall be considered a major amendment of the local coastal program and, if approval is recommended by the county upon completion of local review, shall be submitted as such to the California Coastal Commission for review. A rezoning from RCA-1 to RCA-2 pursuant to Section 21.11.060 shall be considered a minor amendment and shall be submitted as such to the California Coastal Commission

     D.  Except as provided in subsections A through C of this section, a zoning map amendment where the zoning district use and density are consistent with the certified land use plan and density as set forth in Table A herein shall be considered a minor amendment of the Local Coastal Program and, if approval is recommended by the county upon completion of local review, shall be submitted as such to the California Coastal Commission for review.

     E.  No local coastal program zoning amendment shall take effect until it has been certified by the California Coastal Commission.

 

(Ord. 86-04 (part), 1986 Ord. 83-03 (part))