Chapter 16.23


16.23.010    Purpose.

16.23.020    Designation criteria.

16.23.010 Purpose.

The purpose of the Swamp Creek Commercial Environment is to recognize existing and planned high-intensity commercial and residential uses while protecting existing ecological functions and restoring ecological functions in areas that have been previously degraded. [Ord. 20-0506 § 3 (Exh. 1).]

16.23.020 Designation criteria.

A Swamp Creek Commercial Environment designation is to be assigned to shoreline areas adjacent to the west side of Swamp Creek if any of the following characteristics apply:

A. The shoreline currently supports high-intensity commercial or high-density residential uses, and is designated in the comprehensive plan and zoned to remain high-intensity; and

B. The shoreline does not meet the requirement for Urban Conservancy Environment or Shoreline Residential Environment designations. [Ord. 20-0506 § 3 (Exh. 1).]