Chapter 19.54
UNCLASSIFIED USES

Sections:

19.54.010    Authorized when – Purpose of review.

19.54.020    Designated – Limitations and standards.

19.54.030    Yard requirements.

19.54.040    Height regulations.

19.54.050    Off-street parking and loading facilities.

19.54.060    Site plan and architectural approval.

19.54.010 Authorized when – Purpose of review.

A. All of the following, and all matters directly related thereto, are declared to be uses possessing characteristics of such unique and special form as to make impractical their being included automatically in any classes of use as set forth in the various zones herein defined, and the authority for the location and operation thereof shall be subject to review and the issuance of a conditional use permit; provided, however, that conditional use permits may not be granted for a use in a zone in which it is specifically excluded by the provisions of this title.

B. The purpose of this review shall be to determine that the characteristics of such use shall not be incompatible with the type of uses permitted in surrounding areas and for the further purpose of stipulating such conditions as may reasonably assure that the basic purposes of this title shall be served. Factors to be considered and the manner in which conditional use applications are to be processed shall be as set forth in CVMC 19.14.060, et seq. (Ord. 3153 § 2 (Exh. A), 2010; Ord. 1281 § 2, 1970; Ord. 1212 § 1, 1969; prior code § 33.535).

19.54.020 Designated – Limitations and standards.

The following uses may be considered for location in any zone, subject to the provisions set forth herein, and additional conditions set forth in Chapter 19.58 CVMC (references indicated for uses):

A. Borrow pits and quarries for rock, sand and gravel;

B. Campgrounds: See CVMC 19.58.040;

C. Cemeteries: See CVMC 19.58.080;

D. Colleges, universities, private schools, and elementary and secondary public schools;

E. Columbariums, crematoriums and mausoleums; provided, that these uses are specifically excluded from all R zones unless inside of a cemetery: See CVMC 19.58.080;

F. Churches: See CVMC 19.58.110;

G. Dumps, public or private;

H. Hospitals, including, but not limited to, emergency, general, convalescent, rest homes, nursing homes (for the aged, crippled, and mentally retarded of all ages), psychiatric, etc.: See CVMC 19.58.110.

Further, approval shall not be granted until the following findings can be made (homes for mentally retarded children):

1. The size of the parcel to be used shall provide adequate light and air in proportion to the number of residents,

2. The location of windows and open play areas shall be so situated as to not adversely impact adjoining uses,

3. Spacing between these facilities shall be such that the character of the neighborhood is not affected by the grouping of these homes;

I. Mortuaries: See CVMC 19.58.080;

J. Establishments or enterprises involving large assemblages of people or automobiles, as follows; provided, that these uses shall be deemed to be generally undesirable in the R zones:

1. Airports and heliports: See CVMC 19.58.180,

2. Amusement parks and amusement enterprises: See CVMC 19.58.040,

3. Arenas: See CVMC 19.58.040,

4. Fairgrounds: See CVMC 19.58.040,

5. Museums,

6. Open air theaters, except drive-in theaters: See CVMC 19.58.120(B),

7. Race tracks and rodeos: See CVMC 19.58.040,

8. Recreational centers, commercially operated: See CVMC 19.58.040,

9. Stadiums,

10. Shooting clubs: See CVMC 19.58.290;

K. Golf courses: See CVMC 19.58.090;

L. Passenger stations for rail or bus travel;

M. Public and quasi-public uses;

N. Radio or television transmitters;

O. Trailers (commercial coaches): See CVMC 19.58.330;

P. Senior housing developments: See CVMC 19.58.390;

Q. Recreational vehicle storage yards: See CVMC 19.58.400;

R. Off-site advertising signs: See CVMC 19.60.050(E);

S. Water distribution facilities: See CVMC 19.58.420;

T. Certified farmers’ markets: See CVMC 19.58.148;

U. Ambulance services: See CVMC 19.58.245.

Conditional use permit applications for the uses listed in this section shall be considered and approved by the following body or official. The Zoning Administrator shall approve all ambulance services, trailers (commercial coaches), and certified farmers’ markets. The City Council, subsequent to its receipt of recommendations thereon from the Planning Commission, shall approve establishments or enterprises involving large assemblages of people or automobiles (subsection (J) of this section), and public or quasi-public uses (subsection (M) of this section). The Planning Commission shall approve all other conditional use permits for unclassified uses not mentioned in this paragraph. (Ord. 3268 § 3, 2013; Ord. 3153 § 2 (Exh. A), 2010; Ord. 2958 § 1, 2004; Ord. 2921 § 2, 2003; Ord. 2449 § 1, 1991; Ord. 2296 § 6, 1989; Ord. 2169 § 1, 1986; Ord. 2075 § 3, 1984; Ord. 2054 § 1, 1983; Ord. 1878 § 2, 1979; Ord. 1711 § 1, 1976; Ord. 1697 § 1, 1976; Ord. 1626 §§ 1, 2, 1975; Ord. 1464 § 2, 1973; Ord. 1456 § 2, 1973; Ord. 1356 § 1, 1971; Ord. 1281 § 2, 1970; Ord. 1246 § 2, 1969; Ord. 1232 § 2, 1969; Ord. 1212 § 1, 1969; prior code § 33.535(A)).

19.54.030 Yard requirements.

The requirements for front, side, and rear yards applicable to the particular property and zone in which such use is proposed shall prevail unless, in the findings and conditions recited in the resolution dealing with each matter, specific exceptions, additions or modifications are made with respect thereto. (Ord. 3153 § 2 (Exh. A), 2010; Ord. 1281 § 2, 1970; Ord. 1212 § 1, 1969; prior code § 33.535(B)).

19.54.040 Height regulations.

The requirements for building height limit applicable to the particular property and zone in which such use is proposed shall prevail unless, in the findings and conditions recited in the resolution dealing with each matter, specific exceptions, additions or modifications are made with respect thereto. (Ord. 3153 § 2 (Exh. A), 2010; Ord. 1281 § 2, 1970; Ord. 1212 § 1, 1969; prior code § 33.535(C)).

19.54.050 Off-street parking and loading facilities.

Off-street parking and loading facilities for the specific use proposed shall be determined by the Planning Commission in the event such requirements are not enumerated in CVMC 19.62.010 through 19.62.140. (Ord. 3153 § 2 (Exh. A), 2010; Ord. 1356 § 1, 1971; Ord. 1281 § 2, 1970; Ord. 1212 § 1, 1969; prior code § 3.535 (D)).

19.54.060 Site plan and architectural approval.

Site plan and architectural approval is required for all uses, as provided in CVMC 19.14.420 through 19.14.480. (Ord. 3153 § 2 (Exh. A), 2010; Ord. 1281 § 2, 1970; Ord. 1212 § 1, 1969; prior code § 33.535(E)).