Chapter 30.91P
"P" DEFINITIONS

Sections:

30.91P.010    Park-and-pool lot (Park-and-pool lot).

30.91P.020    Park and recreation demand.

30.91P.030    Park and recreation facility.

30.91P.040    Park and recreation ratio.

30.91P.050    Park-and-ride lot.

30.91P.060    Parking, off-street (Off-street parking).

30.91P.070    Parking space.

30.91P.080    Park land.

30.91P.090    Park, private (Private park).

30.91P.100    Park, public (Public park).

30.91P.110    Party of record.

30.91P.115    Passenger car equivalents.

30.91P.120    Peak discharge.

30.91P.121.1    Peak-hour, arterial.

30.91P.121.2    Peak-hour, development.

30.91P.121.3    Peak-hour, directional trip.

30.91P.123    Principal party.

30.91P.125    Repealed.

30.91P.127    Pedestrian facility.

30.91P.128    Pedestrian oriented.

30.91P.130    Permanent facilities.

30.91P.140    Permit.

30.91P.150    Permit, building (Building permit).

30.91P.160    Person.

30.91P.170    Person Responsible or responsible person.

30.91P.180    Personal service shops.

30.91P.185    Personal wireless telecommunication services.

30.91P.186    Personal wireless telecommunications services facilities.

30.91P.188    Pervious surface.

30.91P.190    Pet shop.

30.91P.200    Phasing plan.

30.91P.210    Planned residential development (PRD).

30.91P.220    Plat, final (Final plat).

30.91P.230    Plat, final short (Final short plat).

30.91P.240    Plat, preliminary (Preliminary plat).

30.91P.245    Repealed.

30.91P.250    Political sign.

30.91P.252    Pollution generating hard surface.

30.91P.255    Porch.

30.91P.256    Pollution-generating impervious surface or PGIS.

30.91P.257    Pollution-generating pervious surfaces or PGPS.

30.91P.258    Pre-developed condition.

30.91P.260    Premises.

30.91P.270    Preschool.

30.91P.280    Previously approved site plan.

30.91P.290    Primary association area.

30.91P.291    Primary shoreline use.

30.91P.292    Primary structure.

30.91P.300    Prime farmland.

30.91P.310    Print shop.

30.91P.320    Printing plant.

30.91P.322    Professional archaeologist.

30.91P.330    Professional inspection.

30.91P.340    Repealed.

30.91P.350    Project permit or project permit application.

30.91P.352    Project proponent.

30.91P.354    Project site.

30.91P.360    Public accommodation.

30.91P.365    Public event/assembly on farmland.

30.91P.370    Repealed.

30.91P.380    Public facilities.

30.91P.390    Public facilities necessary to support development.

30.91P.395    Public realm.

30.91P.400    Public regional storm water management facility (public regional facility).

30.91P.410    Public water system.

30.91P.010 Park-and-pool lot (Park-and-pool lot).

"Park-and-pool lot" ("Park-and-pool lot") means a parking area comprised of 50 or fewer leased parking spaces located in an existing parking lot serving an existing land use(s) utilized by individuals to access carpools, vanpools, or nearby public transit. A park-and-pool lot may include electric vehicle infrastructure. Buses do not enter, or traverse, park-and-pool lots.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003; Amended by Amended Ord. 10-102, Jan. 19, 2011, Eff date Jan. 30, 2011)

30.91P.020 Park and recreation demand.

"Park and recreation demand" is the projected demand by a subdivision’s or development’s population for each activity based on the activity frequency, activity participation rate and park and recreation ratio.

This definition applies only to "Park and recreation facility impact mitigation" regulations in chapter 30.66A SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.030 Park and recreation facility.

"Park and recreation facility" is a physical improvement and/or structure used for park and recreation activities, as described in the comprehensive park and recreation plan.

This definition applies only to "Park and recreation facility impact mitigation" regulations in chapter 30.66A SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.040 Park and recreation ratio.

"Park and recreation ratio" is the demand for each activity during a week of that activity’s peak season divided by the demand for the activity for the whole year, as stated in the comprehensive park and recreation plan.

This definition applies only to "Park and recreation facility impact mitigation" regulations in chapter 30.66A SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.050 Park-and-ride lot.

"Park-and-ride lot" means a designated parking facility specifically intended for use by public transportation and ridesharing patrons. A park-and-ride lot may include electric vehicle infrastructure.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003; Amended by Amended Ord. 10-102, Jan. 19, 2011, Eff date Jan. 30, 2011)

30.91P.060 Parking, off-street (Off-street parking).

"Parking, off-street" ("Off-street parking") means parking areas within the boundaries of a lot as required by SCC 30.26.065.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003; Amended by Amended Ord. 08-101, Jan. 21, 2009, Eff date April 21, 2009)

30.91P.070 Parking space.

"Parking space" means a space within or without a building, exclusive of driveways, used to temporarily park a motor vehicle.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.080 Park land.

"Park land" means a natural or landscaped area with a defined property boundary, designated for, but not limited to, passive recreation, play field facilities, and other recreation activities and facilities.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.090 Park, private (Private park).

"Park, private" ("Private park") means land maintained for purposes of pleasure, exercise, amusement, or ornament, being open to a limited group or only to paying visitors for the profit of a private owner.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.100 Park, public (Public park).

"Park, public" ("Public park") means land maintained for purposes of pleasure, exercise, amusement or ornament, being owned by and open to the public.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.110 Party of record.

"Party of record" means the following persons in an application or appeal:

(1) The applicant and any appellant;

(2) Any person who submitted written comments to the department prior to a Type 1 decision or Type 2 recommendation;

(3) Any person, county department and/or public agency who individually submitted written comments or testified at the open record hearing (excluding persons who have only signed petitions or mechanically produced form letters); and

(4) Any person, county departments and/or public agency who specifically request notice of decision by entering their name and mailing address on a register provided for such purpose at the open record hearing.

A party of record does not include a person who has only signed a petition or mechanically produced form letters. A party of record to an application/appeal shall remain such through subsequent county proceedings involving the same application/appeal. The county may cease mailing material to any party of record whose mail is returned by the postal service as undeliverable.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.115 Passenger car equivalents.

"Passenger car equivalents" is a measure of the operational or structural impact on the road system of a specified type and size of heavy vehicle expressed in terms of the number of standard passenger cars that would create the same impact as the specified heavy vehicle. For example, a large truck determined to be four passenger car equivalents, would be expected to cause the same impacts on the level of service of the road system as four standard passenger cars.

(Added Amended Ord. 05-083, December 21, 2005, Eff date Feb. 1, 2006)

30.91P.120 Peak discharge.

"Peak discharge" means the maximum instantaneous rate of storm water runoff in cubic feet per second (cfs) or cubic meters per second (cms) determined for the design storm.

This definition applies only to "Drainage" regulations in chapter 30.63A SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.121.1 Peak-hour, arterial.

"Peak-hour, arterial" (Arterial peak-hour) means that one hour period in both the morning and evening, typically between 6:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. in the morning and between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. in the evening, when the maximum number of vehicle trips impacting an arterial occurs.

(Added by Ord. 16-010, June 1, 2016, Eff date June 15, 2016)

This definition applies only to the concurrency and road impact mitigation regulations in chapter 30.66B SCC.

30.91P.121.2 Peak-hour, development.

"Peak-hour, development" ("Development peak-hour") means that one hour period in both the morning and the evening, typically between 6:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. in the morning and between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. in the evening, when a development generates the maximum number of vehicle trips.

(Added by Ord. 16-010, June 1, 2016, Eff date June 15, 2016)

This definition applies only to the concurrency and road impact mitigation regulations in chapter 30.66B SCC.

30.91P.121.3 Peak-hour, directional trip.

"Peak-hour, directional trip" ("Directional peak-hour trip") means a vehicle trip that occurs during an arterial peak-hour and impacts either a key intersection on an arterial unit with a level of service deficiency in the travel direction responsible for the deficiency.

This definition applies only to the concurrency and road impact mitigation regulations in chapter 30.66B SCC.

(Added by Ord. 16-010, June 1, 2016, Eff date June 15, 2016)

30.91P.123 Principal party.

"Principal party" means the applicant (if any), the appellant and the respondent in a matter pending before the hearing examiner.

(Added by Amended Ord. 13-043, June 19, 2013, Eff date June 30, 2013)

30.91P.125 Pedestrian access.

(Added Amended Ord. 07-022, April 23, 2007, Eff date June 4, 2007; Repealed by Amended Ord. 12-049, Oct. 3, 2012, Eff date Jan. 1, 2013)

30.91P.127 Pedestrian facility.

"Pedestrian facility" means the infrastructure and equipment that create a walking environment including sidewalks, curb ramps, traffic control devices, trails, walkways, crosswalks, paved shoulders, shared use paths and other design features intended to provide for pedestrian travel.

(Added Amended Ord. 07-022, April 23, 2007, Eff date June 4, 2007; Amended by Amended Ord. 12-049, Oct. 3, 2012, Eff date Jan. 1, 2013)

30.91P.128 Pedestrian oriented.

"Pedestrian oriented" means an emphasis primarily on the street sidewalk and on pedestrian access to the site and building(s), rather than on auto access and parking lots.

(Added by Amended Ord. 13-007, Sep. 11, 2013, Eff date Oct. 3, 2013)

30.91P.130 Permanent facilities.

"Permanent facilities" means structures with a fixed foundation owned by a school district.

This definition applies only to "School impact fees and mitigation" in chapter 30.66C SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.140 Permit.

"Permit" means any required certificate, approval, registration, license or other written permission to engage in an activity authorized by this title.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.150 Permit, building (Building permit).

"Permit, building" ("Building permit") means a permit or approval issued under authority of the International Building Code and International Residential Code as adopted in subtitle 30.5 SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003; Amended Ord. 07-084, Sept. 5, 2007, Eff date Sept. 21, 2007)

30.91P.160 Person.

"Person" means an individual, partnership, corporation, association, organization, cooperative, public or municipal corporation, or agency of the state or local governmental unit, or an agent or representative thereof.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.170 Person Responsible or responsible person.

"Person Responsible" or "responsible person" means:

(1) the owner, lessor, tenant, or other entity or person entitled to control, use or occupy property;

(2) the entity or person who commits any act or omission or causes or permits a condition on the property that constitutes a violation under chapter 30.85 SCC; or

(3) any entity or person who is responsible for compliance with applicable codes.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003; Amended by Amended Ord. 08-062, Oct. 1, 2008, Eff date Nov. 1, 2008)

30.91P.180 Personal service shops.

"Personal service shops" means a facility used for administering personal services including beauty shops, barber shops, tanning salons, tailoring, shoe repairing and other similar uses, excluding uses such as massage parlors, body painting studios and other uses specified in chapter 30.22 SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.185 Personal wireless telecommunication services.

"Personal wireless telecommunication services" means commercial mobile services, unlicensed wireless services, and common carrier wireless exchange access services as defined in 47 U.S.C. 332(c)(7)(C) and as they may be amended.

(Added Amended Ord. 05-038, November 30, 2005, Eff date December 16, 2005)

30.91P.186 Personal wireless telecommunications services facilities.

"Personal wireless telecommunications services facilities" means facilities for the provision of personal wireless telecommunications services defined in 47 U.S.C. 332 (c)(7)(C) and as they may be amended.

(Added Amended Ord. 05-038, November 30, 2005, Eff date December 16, 2005)

30.91P.188 Pervious surface.

"Pervious surface" means any surface material that allows stormwater to infiltrate into the ground. Examples include lawn, landscape, pasture, native vegetation areas, and permeable pavement.

(Added by Ord. 15-103, Jan. 11, 2016, Eff date Jan. 22, 2016)

30.91P.190 Pet shop.

"Pet shop" means any establishment that acquires animals for the purpose of resale to the public.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.200 Phasing plan.

"Phasing plan" means a plan and schedule which provides for incremental installation of public and private improvements for individual lots or portions of a site in lieu of simultaneous installation of all improvements required for entire site development. A phasing plan may consist of a written schedule of such plan, a drawing illustrating such plan, or a combination of written schedule and drawing.

This definition only applies to "Binding site plan" regulations in chapter 30.41D SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.210 Planned residential development (PRD).

"Planned residential development (PRD)" means a design technique or development type which allows a land area to be planned and developed as a single entity containing one or more residential clusters or complexes which can include a wide range of compatible housing types. Appropriate small scale commercial, public or quasi-public uses may be included if such uses are primarily for the benefit of the residential development and the surrounding community. A residential density bonus is allowed in exchange for dedication of a minimum amount of passive and active open space for the use and enjoyment of the development’s residents.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.220 Plat, final (Final plat).

"Plat, final" ("Final plat") means an accurate drawing of an approved preliminary plat prepared on material suitable for recording with the auditor, and showing all elements required by this title.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.230 Plat, final short (Final short plat).

"Plat, final short" ("Final short plat") is the map or representation of a short subdivision showing thereon the division of a tract or parcel of land into lots, blocks, streets and alleys, or other divisions prepared on material suitable for recording with the auditor and showing all elements required by this title.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.240 Plat, preliminary (Preliminary plat).

"Plat, preliminary" ("Preliminary plat") means a neat and approximate drawing showing the layout of a proposed subdivision containing all elements required by this title, together with any supporting exhibits which shall furnish a basis for the preliminary approval or disapproval of the proposal.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.245 Playing fields.

(Added Amended Ord. 06-004, March 15, 2006, Eff date April 4, 2006; Repealed by Ord. 15-005, March 18, 2015, Eff date April 2, 2015)

30.91P.250 Political sign.

"Political sign" means any sign advocating a position or the candidacy of any person for public office or on any public issue subject to a vote in the next election.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.252 Pollution generating hard surface.

"Pollution generating hard surface" means any hard surface considered to be a significant source of pollutants in stormwater runoff. See the listing of surfaces under "Pollution-generating impervious surface or PGIS" (SCC 30.91P.256).

(Added by Ord. 15-103, Jan. 11, 2016, Eff date Jan. 22, 2016)

30.91P.255 Porch.

"Porch" means an area with a roof that runs along any side of a house, partly enclosed with railings or low walls or fully enclosed with screens.

(Added Amended Ord. 08-101, Jan. 21, 2009, Eff date April 21, 2009)

30.91P.256 Pollution-generating impervious surface or PGIS.

"Pollution-generating impervious surface" or "PGIS" means those impervious surfaces considered to be a significant source of pollutants in stormwater runoff. Such surfaces include: those which are regularly subject to: vehicular use, industrial activities (as defined in the glossary of the Drainage Manual), or storage of erodible or leachable materials, wastes, or chemicals, and which receive direct rainfall or the run-on or blow-in of rainfall; metal roofs unless they are coated with an inert, non-leachable material such as baked-on enamel coating; or roofs that are subject to venting significant amounts of dusts, mists, or fumes from manufacturing, commercial, or other indoor activities.

The following surfaces are considered regularly-used by motor vehicles: Roads, unvegetated road shoulders, bike lanes within the traveled lane of a roadway, driveways, parking lots, unfenced fire lanes, vehicular equipment storage yards, and airport runways. A surface, whether paved or not, shall be considered subject to vehicular use if it is regularly used by motor vehicles.

The following surfaces are not considered to be regularly-used surfaces by motor vehicles: Paved bicycle pathways separated from and not subject to drainage from roads for motor vehicles, fenced fire lanes, and infrequently used maintenance access roads.

(Added by Amended Ord. 10-026, June 9, 2010, Eff date Sept. 30, 2010; Amended by Ord. 15-103, Jan. 11, 2016, Eff date Jan. 22, 2016)

30.91P.257 Pollution-generating pervious surfaces or PGPS.

"Pollution-generating pervious surfaces" or "PGPS" means any non-impervious surface subject to vehicular use, industrial activities (as further defined in the glossary of the Drainage Manual), or storage of erodible or leachable materials, wastes, or chemicals, and which receive direct rainfall or the run-on or blow-in of rainfall, use of pesticides and fertilizers, or loss of soil. Typical PGPS include permeable pavement subject to vehicular use, lawns, and landscaped areas, including golf courses, parks, cemeteries and sports fields (natural and artificial turf).

(Added by Amended Ord. 10-026, June 9, 2010, Eff date Sept. 30, 2010; Amended by Ord. 15-103, Jan. 11, 2016, Eff date Jan. 22, 2016)

30.91P.258 Pre-developed condition.

"Pre-developed condition" means a fully-forested condition (soils and vegetation) to which a Washington State Department of Ecology-approved continuous runoff hydrologic model is calibrated, unless reasonable, historic information is provided that indicates the site was prairie prior to Euro-American settlement.

(Added by Amended Ord. 10-026, June 9, 2010, Eff date Sept. 30, 2010)

30.91P.260 Premises.

"Premises" means a lot with or without buildings.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.270 Preschool.

"Preschool" means a facility for the organized instruction of children who have not reached the age for enrollment in kindergarten.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.280 Previously approved site plan.

"Previously approved site plan" means a site plan which has previously been approved by the department, hearing examiner, or council for the development of the site. A previously approved site plan shall include without limitation a site plan approved in connection with a rezone or PRD, conditional use or special use permit, or the issuance of a building permit or final certificate of occupancy for the site.

This definition applies only to "Binding site plan" regulations in 30.41D SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.290 Primary association area.

"Primary association area" means the area necessary for the viability and protection of any critical species, including its habitat and surrounding areas needed for protection of the habitat. Primary association areas include habitat areas that are known to contain a critical species, or where evidence from the best available science indicates that a critical species is using a habitat area. Primary association areas include but are not limited to areas for breeding, feeding, cover and migration. The size of the primary association area is species and population dependent and based on the known habitat requirements of the species.

This definition applies only to "Wetlands and fish and wildlife habitat" regulations in chapter 30.62A SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003; Amended Ord. 06-061, Aug. 1, 2007, Eff date Oct. 1, 2007)

30.91P.291 Primary shoreline use.

"Primary shoreline use" means the predominant use of a site that is both an allowed use within the shoreline environment designation and allowed pursuant to the zoning regulations.

This definition applies only to "Shoreline" regulations in chapters 30.44 and 30.67 SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 12-025, June 6, 2012, Eff date July 27, 2012)

30.91P.292 Primary structure.

"Primary structure" means any permanent building, road, bridge or utility requiring a permit or approval which is necessary to support the primary use of a site. Primary use means the predominate use of any lot or development as determined by county zoning regulations.

(Added Amended Ord. 06-061, Aug. 1, 2007, Eff date Oct. 1, 2007)

30.91P.300 Prime farmland.

"Prime farmland" means that land classified by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) as prime farmland.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.310 Print shop.

"Print shop" means an establishment employing 25 or fewer persons which provides custom printing services to the public. The term may include publishing of books, magazines, periodicals or newspapers.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.320 Printing plant.

"Printing plant" means an establishment employing more than 25 persons which is engaged in the publishing of books, magazines, periodicals, or newspapers, and may include the provision of custom printing services to the public.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.322 Professional archaeologist.

"Professional archaeologist" means "a person who has met the educational, training, and experience requirements of the society of professional archaeologists." (RCW 27.53.030(8)).

(Added Amended Ord. 06-037, December 13, 2006, Eff date Jan. 5, 2007)

30.91P.330 Professional inspection.

"Professional inspection" means the inspection required by this code to be performed by the civil engineer, soils engineer or engineering geologist. Such inspections include that performed by persons supervised by such engineers or geologists and shall be sufficient to form an opinion relating to the conduct of the work.

This definition applies only to chapters 30.63A and 30.63B SCC.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003; Amended by Amended Ord. 10-026, June 9, 2010, Eff date Sept. 30, 2010; Amended by Ord. 15-103, Jan. 11, 2016, Eff date Jan. 22, 2016)

30.91P.340 Program.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003; Repealed by Ord. 13-007, Sep. 11, 2013, Eff date Oct. 3, 2013)

30.91P.350 Project permit or project permit application.

"Project permit" or "project permit application" means any land use or environmental permit, approval or license required from a local government for a project action, including but not limited to building permits, subdivisions, binding site plans, planned residential developments, conditional uses, administrative conditional uses, variances, shoreline substantial development permits, site plan review, permits or approvals required by critical area ordinances, site-specific rezones authorized by a comprehensive plan or subarea plan, but excluding the adoption or amendment of a comprehensive plan, subarea plan, or development regulations. Project permits or project permit applications shall not include:

(1) Right of way transactions subject to the procedures contained in Title 13 SCC; and

(2) Minor administrative approvals granted by the department that:

(a) Are associated with a primary project permit for which land use and environmental analysis has been conducted; for example, such minor approvals as, but not limited to: mechanical permits, electrical permits, plumbing permits, certificates of occupancy, landscape plan approval, clearing plan approval and similar approvals; or

(b) Pertain to the maintenance of existing structures and facilities where land use is not affected; for example, such minor approvals as, but not limited to: reproofing approvals, tenant improvements and similar approvals.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.352 Project proponent.

"Project proponent" means an individual, person, partnership, corporation, association, organization, cooperative, public or municipal corporation, or agency of the state or local governmental unit, or an agent or representative thereof proposing a development activity or project permit.

(Added Amended Ord. 06-061, Aug. 1, 2007, Eff date Oct. 1, 2007)

30.91P.354 Project site.

"Project site" means that portion of a property, properties, or right-of-way subject to land disturbing activities, new hard surfaces or replaced hard surfaces.

This definition applies only to chapters 30.63A and 30.63B SCC.

(Added by Amended Ord. 10-026, June 9, 2010, Eff date Sept. 30, 2010; Amended by Ord. 15-103, Jan. 11, 2016, Eff date Jan. 22, 2016)

30.91P.360 Public accommodation.

"Public accommodation" means a facility operated by a public or private entity, whose operations affect commerce and fall within at least one of the following categories:

(1) An inn, hotel, motel, or other place of lodging; excluding an establishment that contains not more than five rooms for rent or hire located within a building that is actually occupied by the establishment proprietor as his/her residence;

(2) A restaurant, bar, or other establishing serving food or drink;

(3) A motion picture house, theater, concert hall, stadium, or other place of exhibition or entertainment;

(4) An auditorium, convention center, lecture hall or other place of public gathering;

(5) A bakery, grocery store, clothing store, hardware store, shopping center, or other sales or rental establishment;

(6) A laundromat, drycleaner, bank, barber shop, beauty shop, travel service, shoe repair service, funeral parlor, gas station, office of an accountant or lawyer, pharmacy, insurance office, professional office of a health care provider, hospital, or other service establishment;

(7) A terminal, depot, or other station used specifically for public transportation;

(8) A museum, library, gallery, or other place of public display or collection;

(9) A park, zoo, amusement park, or other place of recreation;

(10) A public or private nursery, preschool, elementary, secondary, undergraduate, or postgraduate school, or other place of education;

(11) A day care, senior citizen center, homeless shelter, food bank, adoption agency, or other social service center establishment;

(12) A gymnasium, health space, bowling alley, golf course, or other place of exercise or recreation; or

(13) Multi-family buildings containing four or more dwelling units.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.365 Public event/assembly on farmland.

"Public event/assembly on farmland" means a gathering or assembly on public or private farmland, open to the public, of 50 or more persons who have been charged or made a contribution towards the costs of the gathering or assembly for the purpose of amusement, entertainment, education, or similar common purpose that extends beyond the customary or usual agricultural activities generally associated with the property where the public event is to be located. "Public event/assembly on farmland" shall also include the erection of temporary event tents. This definition shall not include repetitive activities which constitute operating a business or are not subordinate to the use of the property.

(Added by Amended Ord. 15-057, Sept. 2, 2015, Eff date Sept. 18, 2015)

30.91P.370 Public facility.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003; Repealed by Ord. 15-005, March 18, 2015, Eff date April 2, 2015)

30.91P.380 Public facilities.

"Public facilities" means public facilities as defined in RCW 36.70A.030.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.390 Public facilities necessary to support development.

"Public facilities necessary to support development" means those public facilities identified in an UGA plan’s capital facility element as necessary to support an intensification of land use at the parcel or tract level.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.395 Public realm.

"Public realm" means those areas of an urban center (whether publicly or privately owned) to which the public has access for informal recreation activities such as walking, sitting, games and observing wildlife. Examples include parks, public squares or plazas, children’s play areas, trails and other publicly accessible open spaces. The public realm does not include streets, sidewalks, rights-of-ways, parking areas, or structures.

(Added Amended Ord. 05-087, December 21, 2005, Eff date Feb. 1, 2006)

30.91P.400 Public regional storm water management facility (public regional facility).

"Public regional storm water management facility (public regional facility)" means a retention or detention facility serving more than one site and constructed or owned by a public agency.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)

30.91P.410 Public water system.

"Public water system" means any system or water supply intended to be used for human consumption or other domestic uses, including, but not limited to sources, treatment, storage, transmission and distribution facilities where water is furnished to any community, collection or number of individuals, or is made available to the public for human consumption or domestic use, excluding water systems serving a single family residence, water systems existing prior to September 21, 1977 which are owner operated and serve less than ten single family residences, and water systems serving no more than one industrial plant.

(Added Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003)