Chapter 12.34


12.34.010    Purpose.

12.34.020    Type of action.

12.34.030    Contents of a complete application.

12.34.040    Criteria for approval.

12.34.050    Zoning map.

12.34.010 Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to establish the type of action, contents of a complete application, and criteria for approval for site rezones. A site rezone is a change in the zoning classification of a property or properties, but shall not include area-wide changes in zoning classifications, the regulations for which are provided under BMC Title 11, Administration of Development Regulations. (Ord. 1629 § 1, 1996).

12.34.020 Type of action.

A site rezone is a Type IVA action and shall be processed in accordance with the procedures for such actions as set forth in BMC Title 11, Administration of Development Regulations. (Ord. 1629 § 1, 1996).

12.34.030 Contents of a complete application.

The owner of any land desiring a site rezone shall file an application containing the following:

A.    Legal description of property;

B.    Acreage;

C.    Present improvements on property;

D.    Imagine Bothell... Comprehensive Plan land use designation, current zone classification, and desired zone classification;

E.    A statement explaining how the desired zone classification is consistent with and implements the Imagine Bothell... Comprehensive Plan;

F.    Three sets of stamped (not metered) legal sized envelopes for the mailing of notices in accordance with BMC Title 11, Administration of Development Regulations, said envelopes to bear the names and addresses (on labels) of all owners of property, as determined from the records of the King or Snohomish County assessor, within 300 feet of any portion of the subject property, and the addresses of all parcels within said area if different from the owner’s mailing address, and a list of said names and addresses;

G.    Up-to-date print of King or Snohomish County assessor’s map of the area, with area proposed for rezone outlined in red. (Ord. 1629 § 1, 1996).

12.34.040 Criteria for approval.

In order for a site rezone request to be approved, the requested zone classification must be found to be consistent with and implement the land use designation provided in the Imagine Bothell... Comprehensive Plan for the subject property or properties. (Ord. 1629 § 1, 1996).

12.34.050 Zoning map.

Upon the effective date of the adoption by ordinance of a site rezone, the official zoning map of the city shall be so amended. (Ord. 1629 § 1, 1996).