Kirkland Zoning Code Interpretations

CITY OF KIRKLAND

123 FIFTH AVENUE KIRKLAND, WASHINGTON 98033-6189 (425) 587-3225

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DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

 Pursuant to the Kirkland Zoning Code Section 170.40, the Planning and Building Director may issue interpretation of any provision of the code.
The following interpretations have been issued:

 CURRENT ZONING CODE INTERPRETATIONS - AS OF 5/3/20211

 

 

21-1

KZC 115.115(3)(o)(3) – Garages and Detached Accessory Dwelling Units

19-1

KZC 55.45.100 and 55.45.105 Special Regulation #1 – Street Level Commercial Use Requirement

18-1

KZC 5.10.023 – Definition of Affordable Housing Unit

17-5

KZC 5.10.020 – Definition of Adjoining

17-3

KZC 50.10(3) – Ground Floor Retail Requirements for CBD 1A/1B

17-1

KZC 113.25 – Parameters for Cottages, Carriage Units and Two/Three-Unit Homes

16-1

KZC 50.47 – Intervening Retail Space Requirement in CBD 7

15-3

KZC 112.30(4), PAYMENT IN LIEU OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING

12-8

KZC 83.270(9) and 83.280(8) for Boat Canopies

12-6

KZC 83.80.119, 83.270(3)(d)(2) and 83.280(4)(i)(2) and Pier Bumpers

04-1

EFFECT OF RESOLUTION R-2639 ON VARIOUS PROPERTIES

95-3 Revised

COLORS AS SIGNS, KZC 5.850, SIGN AREA

94-1

CHANGING MESSAGE CENTER AND SIMILAR SIGNS, KZC 5.115 AND 100.85

90-10

COMMON RECREATION OPEN SPACE USABLE FOR MANY ACTIVITIES, KZC 5.150

90-4

EXPANSION OR MODIFICATION OF AN EXISTING USE OR STRUCTURE OR THE ADDITION OF NEW STRUCTURES, KZC 162.35(3)

90-3

KZC 162.35(5b), MAJOR NONCONFORMING SIGNS – REMOVAL OF UNDERGROUND FUEL STORAGE TANKS

85-4

REPEAL AND CLARIFICATION OF PREVIOUS INTERPRETATIONS REGARDING NONCONFORMANCES (CHAPTER 162 KZC)

1. Code reviser's note: This list includes only interpretations that are still in effect. Repealed interpretations and interpretations that only repeal prior interpretations are not included, but are available through the city.