Chapter 16.04GENERAL PROVISIONS

Sections:

16.04.010
Purpose.
16.04.020
Administration.
16.04.030
Scope – Authority.
16.04.040
Construction prerequisites.
16.04.010Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to promote the realization of the city’s comprehensive plan, to provide reasonable requirements for public streets, community facilities and other public areas; to provide for the health, safety and general welfare of the residents of the city; and to establish development standards and uniform procedures for plats, subdivisions, resubdivisions and dedications of land.

(Ord. 1235 § 2 (Exh. B (part)), 2005)

16.04.020Administration.

Authority for the administration of these regulations shall be vested in the city planner.

(Ord. 1235 § 2 (Exh. B (part)), 2005)

16.04.030Scope – Authority.

This chapter is adopted pursuant to the Revised Code of the State of Washington (RCW) Chapter 58.17 and shall apply to all divisions, redivisions, and plats within the city of Cle Elum.

(Ord. 1235 § 2 (Exh. B (part)), 2005)

16.04.040Construction prerequisites.

It is unlawful for any person, firm, or corporation, proposing to make or have made a plat or subdivision of land, to enter into any contract for the sale of, or to offer to sell, any lot tract, or parcel or to proceed with any construction, including grading and excavation unless approval therefore has been made under this chapter. Construction of buildings and dwellings shall be started only after issuance of building permits, and no building permits shall be issued prior to recording of the final plat.