Chapter 33.60


33.60.010    Administration.

33.60.020    Severability.

33.60.030    Conflict.

33.60.040    Effectiveness.


Ord. 581    12/19/95

33.60.010 Administration.

(1) Interpretation. In interpreting and applying the provisions of this chapter, the provisions shall be held to be the minimum requirements for the promotion of the public health and general welfare. When this chapter imposes a greater restriction upon the use of building or premises, or requires more improvements and dedications than are imposed or required by other laws, resolutions, or regulations, the provisions of this regulation shall control.

(2) Certification of Zoning Status of Land. The Administrator shall certify the zoning status of a parcel of land upon request by a person; provided, that the status of the parcel may be altered by amendments to this chapter adopted subsequent to the issuance of the certification; and provided, that the County shall not be liable for damages for its action to amend this chapter effecting said certification.

(3) Permit Applications. Permit and other applications made pursuant to this title shall be submitted to the Clallam County Department of Community Development, Planning Division. It shall be the duty of the Administrator or his duly authorized agents to administer the provisions of this chapter. County agencies are hereby directed to review development applications to assure conformance with this chapter.

(4) Appeals. Any decision made pursuant to this title shall be final and conclusive upon exhaustion of all appeal procedures specified in this title unless review is sought in Superior Court.

33.60.020 Severability.

If any section, subsection, paragraph, sentence, clause, or phrase of this title is for any reason held to be invalid or unconstitutional, such invalidity or unconstitutionality shall not affect the validity or constitutionality of the remaining portion of this title; it being hereby expressly declared that this title and each section, subsection, paragraph, sentence, clause and phrase thereof would have been adopted irrespective of the fact that any one or more other sections, subsections, paragraphs, sentences, clauses, or phrases be declared invalid or unconstitutional.

33.60.030 Conflict.

Where other County regulations are in conflict with this title, the more restrictive regulation shall apply and such application shall extend only to those specific provisions which are more restrictive.

33.60.040 Effectiveness.

This title is necessary for the immediate preservation of the public’s peace, health and safety and shall take full force and effect ten (10) days after adoption by the Board of Clallam County Commissioners.