Chapter 12.05
GENERAL PROVISIONS

Sections:

12.05.010    Repealed.

12.05.020    Financial guarantees authorized.

12.05.030    Definitions.

12.05.010 Relationship to comprehensive plan and Growth Management Act.

Repealed by Ord. 11-0330. [Ord. 03-0180 §§ 1, 2; Ord. 02-0141 § 1; Ord. 98-0024 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 14.02.010).]

12.05.020 Financial guarantees authorized.

The department is authorized to require all applicants issued permits or approvals under the provisions of this title to post financial guarantees consistent with the provisions of KMC Title 21. [Ord. 11-0330 § 1 (Exh. A); Ord. 03-0180 §§ 1, 2; Ord. 02-0141 § 1; Ord. 98-0024 §§ 1, 2 (KCC 14.02.020).]

12.05.030 Definitions.

This section contains definitions of terms used throughout this title.

A. “Applicant” means a property owner or a public agency or public or private utility which owns a right-of-way or other easement or has been adjudicated the right to such an easement pursuant to RCW 8.12.090, or any person or entity designated or named in writing by the property or easement owner to be the applicant, in an application for a development proposal, permit or approval.

B. “City manager” means the City of Kenmore city manager or his or her designee(s).

C. “City property” means all City real property, including but not limited to recreational trails, parks and dedicated open space.

D. “Department” means the City department or outside agency assigned by the city manager to administer a portion of the City code.

E. “Development” means any activity that requires a permit or approval, including, but not limited to, a building permit, grading permit, shoreline substantial development permit, conditional use permit, special use permit, zoning variance or reclassification, subdivision, short subdivision, urban planned development, binding site plan, site development permit or right-of-way use permit.

F. “Encroachment” means any structures permanent in nature, including, but not limited to, building extension, marquee, fence, stairway, railing, retaining wall, artwork, or any other building or structure constructed, erected or maintained in, over or under any public place, right-of-way, easement, roadway, parking strip and/or sidewalk, including the airspace above them.

G. “Right-of-way use permit, limited” means a permit authorizing the use or improvement of the City right-of-way for a designated purpose, typically for a period of time limited to one year or less.

H. “Right-of-way use permit, access” means a permit authorizing the use of unopened City right-of-way for a subdivision or property access, typically for a period of time exceeding one year in duration.

I. “Right-of-way use permit, encroachment” means a permit authorizing the use of the City right-of-way for an encroachment, typically for a period of time exceeding one year in duration.

J. “Special use permits” means a permit for the use of City property issued pursuant to this title. [Ord. 11-0330 § 1 (Exh. A).]