11-20.140.010    Modifications

11-20.140.010 Modifications

A.    Where, in the opinion of the City Council, there exists extraordinary conditions of topography, land ownership, or adjacent development, or other circumstances not provided for in these regulations, the City Council may modify the provisions of this Title in such a manner and to such extent as it may deem appropriate to the public interest. The burden of proof for City Council determination of a modification rests with the subdivider. The written request for modification shall be made to the Director and shall be submitted to the City Council after review and recommendation by the Planning Commission.

B.    In modifying the standards or requirements of these provisions, as outlined above, the City Council may make such additional requirements as appear necessary in its judgment to secure substantially the objectives of the standards or requirements so modified.