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County Code - Ordinances

Washoe County Code Disclaimer The Washoe County Code was last codified by Supplement No. 13 in April of 2012.

The table below shows the current ordinances passed by the Washoe County Board of Commissioners which effect the Washoe County Code. The current version of the Washoe County Code is Supplement 13. The following ordinances are not reflected in the actual code until a new supplement is released.

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Ordinance Effective Date Ordinance Summary
#1548 21 NOV 2014 ADOPTS WASHOE COUNTY REQUIREMENTS AND SCHEDULE OF RATES AND CHARGES FOR THE GOLDEN VALLEY ARTIFICIAL RECHARGE PROGRAM AND PROVIDES PROCEDURES FOR ITS ENFORCEMENT; AND OTHER MATTER PROPERLY RELATED THERETO.
#1547 21 NOV 2014 REPEALS ORDINANCE 1470, THE WASHOE COUNTY REQUIREMENTS AND SCHEDULE OF RATES AND CHARGES FOR WATER SERVICE WITH CERTAIN AREAS OF WASHOE.
#1546 21 NOV 2014 CHANGES OR DELETES REFERENCES IN CODE TO THE DEPARTMENT OF WATER RESOURCES DUE TO CONSOLIDATION OF WATER UTILITY OPERATIONS WITH TRUCKEE MEADOWS WATER AUTHORITY.
#1545 07 NOV 2014 AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE TRUCKEE MEADOWS WATER AUTHORITY TO PARTICIPATE WITH WASHOE COUNTY IN THE RESIDENTIAL WATER AND SANITARY SEWER FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
#1544 27 OCT 2014 AN ORDINANCE FINALIZING THE MERGER OF THE SOUTH TRUCKEE MEADOWS GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT INTO THE TRUCKEE MEADOWS WATER AUTHORITY AND TERMINATING THE EXISTENCE OF THE SOUTH TRUCKEE MEADOWS GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT AND ITS BOARD OF TRUSTEES.
#1543 03 OCT 2014 An Ordinance amending certain ordinance and authorizing the issuance and exchange by Washoe County, Nevada of Washoe County, Nevada General Obligation (Limited Tax) Sewer Bond (additionally secured by pledged revenues) Series 1997, Washoe County, Nevada, General Obligation (Limited Tax) Sewer Bond (STMWRF) (additionally secured by pledged revenues), Series 2000A, Washoe County, Nevada, General Obligation (Limited Tax) Sewer Bond (Horizon Hills) (additionally secured by pledged revenues), Series 2000B, Washoe County, Nevada, General Obligation (Limited Tax) Sewer Bond (STMWRF) (additionally secured by pledged revenues), Series 2001, Washoe County, Nevada, General Obligation (Limited Tax) Sewer Bond (additionally secured by pledged revenues), Series 2004, Washoe County, Nevada, General Obligation (Limited Tax) Sewer Bond (additionally secured by pledged revenues), Series 2005A and Washoe County, Nevada, General Obligation (Limited Tax) Storm Sewer Bond (additionally secured by pledged revenues), Series 2006 and providing other matters relating thereto.
#1542 19 SEP 2014 APPROVES FIRST AMENDMENT TO A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT DA09-003 REGARDING BROKEN HILLS SUBDIVISION (TM05-012) EXTENDING THE DEADLINE FOR FILING THE NEXT IN FINAL MAP UNTIL AUGUST 25, 2019 (WITH POSSIBLE EXTENSION UNTIL AUGUST 25, 2021) AND EXTENDING THE DURATION OF AGREEMENT UNTIL LAST FINAL MAP IS RECORDED.
#1541 05 SEP 2014 AN ORDINANCE REMOVING RESTRICTIONS AGAINST SHOOTING IN PORTIONS OF WARM SPRINGS UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.
#1540 05 SEP 2014 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CODE CHAPTER 110, (DEVELOPMENT CODE) TO REDUCE REGULATORY BARRIERS TO INCREASE OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOCAL, SMALL SCALE FOOD PRODUCTION, AND PROVIDING FOR OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATING THERETO.
#1539 22 JUL 2014 AN ORDINANCE INITIATING THE MERGER OF THE SOUTH TRUCKEE MEADOWS GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT INTO THE TRUCKEE MEADOWS WATER AUTHORITY AND TERMINATING THE EXISTENCE OF THE SOUTH TRUCKEE MEADOWS GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT AND ITS BOARD OF TRUSTEES.
#1538 22 JUL 2014 AMENDED AGREEMENT EXTENDS THE DEADLINE FOR FILING THE NEXT IN A SERIES OF FINAL MAPS FOR THE MONTREUX 2000 (TENTATIVE MAP CASE NO. TM0007-002) FROM JULY 24, 2014 UNTIL JULY 24, 2019, WITH A POSSIBLE EXTENSION UNTIL JULY 24, 2021, AT THE DISCRETION OF THE DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT.
#1537 08 JUL 2014 AMENDS SECTIONS OF WASHOE COUNTY'S STORMWATER DRAINAGE AND FLOOD CONTROL ORDINANCE NO. 1305 BY ADDING OPTIONS FOR WHEN AN APPLICANT FOR SERVICE MAY CHOOSE TO PAY THE REQUIRED STORMWATER FACILITY CONNECTION PRIVILEGE FEES.
#1536 18 JUL 2014 AMENDS SECTIONS OF WASHOE COUNTY'S REQUIREMENTS AND SCHEDULE OF RATES AND CHARGES AND PRETREATMENT PROGRAM FOR SANITARY SEWER SERVICE ORDINANCE NO. 1344 BY ADDING OPTIONS FOR WHEN AN APPLICANT FOR SERVICE MAY CHOOSE TO PAY THE REQUIRED SANITARY SEWER CONNECTION PRIVILEGE FEES.
#1535 18 JUL 2014 AMENDS SECTIONS OF WASHOE COUNTY'S REQUIREMENTS AND SCHEDULE OF RATES AND CHARGES FOR PROVISION OF RECLAIMED WATER SERVICE ORDINANCE NO. 1299 BY ADDING OPTIONS FOR WHEN AN APPLICANT FOR SERVICE MAY CHOOSE TO PAY THE REQUIRED RECLAIMED WATER UTILITY CONNECTION PRIVILEGE FEES.
#1534 27 JUN 2014 AN ORDINANCE LEVYING A FEE IN WASHOE COUNTY, DISTRICT NO. 24 (GROUNDWATER REMEDIATION) RATIFYING ACTION TAKEN BY COUNTY OFFICERS, AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.
#1533 27 JUN 2014 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BOUNDARIES OF WASHOE COUNTY, NEVADA DISTRICT NO. 24 (GROUNDWATER REMEDIATION).
#1532 27 JUN 2014 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 110 TO REGULATE LIQUOR MANUFACTURING AS A NEW COMMERCIAL USE TYPE, AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.
#1531 27 JUN 2014 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 110 AT ARTICLE 306 ACCESSORY USES AND STRUCTURES, SECTION 110.306.10(G), TO MODIFY CERTAIN STANDARDS FOR PLACEMENT AND MITIGATION OF VISUAL IMPACTS OF CARGO CONTAINERS AS PERMANENT DETACHED ACCESSORY STRUCTURES ON RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.
#1530 23 MAY 2014 AMENDED AND RESTATED DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT EXTENDS THE DEADLINE FOR FILING THE NEXT IN A SERIES OF FINAL MAPS FOR THE SIERRA REFLECTIONS SUBDIVISION (TENTATIVE MAP CASE NO. TM06-001) TO JUNE 14, 2018, WITH A POSSIBLE EXTENSION TO JUNE 14, 2020, AT THE DISCRETION OF THE DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT.
#1529 23 MAY 2014 AMENDED AGREEMENT EXTENDS THE DEADLINE FOR FILING THE NEXT IN A SERIES OF FINAL MAPS FOR THE EAGLE CANYON IV SUBDIVISION (TENTATIVE MAP CASE NO. TM03-006) FROM MAY 20, 2014, UNTIL MAY 20, 2018, WITH A POSSIBLE EXTENSION UNTIL MAY 20, 2020, AT THE DISCRETION OF THE DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT.
#1528 23 MAY 2014 AMENDS DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT TO EXTEND THE DURATION OF THE AGREEMENT TO MARCH 7, 2020 AND TO EXTEND THE DEADLINE FOR FILING A FINAL MAP IN TENTATIVE MAP CASE NUMBER TM06-002 (AUTUMN WOOD SUBDIVISION) FROM MARCH 7, 2014, UNTIL MARCH 7, 2018, WITH A POSSIBLE EXTENSION OF TWO YEARS UNTIL MARCH 7, 2020, AT THE DISCRETION OF THE DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT.
#1527 18 APR 2014 AMENDS THE WASHOE CODE AT CHAPTER 25 (BUSINESS LICENSES, PERMITS AND REGULATIONS), CHAPTER 53 (MISCELLANEOUS CRIMES), AND CHAPTER 110 (DEVELOPMENT CODE) TO PROVIDE FOR LIMITED EXEMPTION OF CERTAIN ACTS FROM CRIMINAL PROSECUTION AND FOR THE LICENSING AND LAND USE AUTHORIZATION REQUIRED TO OPERATE MEDICAL MARIJUANA ESTABLISHMENTS (INCLUDING DISPENSARIES, CULTIVATION FACILITIES, TESTING LABORATORIES, AND PRODUCTION FACILITIES) WHICH ARE REGISTERED AND PERMITTED BY THE STATE UNDER NRS 453A, AND PROVIDING FOR MATTERS PROPERLY RELATED THERETO.
#1526 18 APR 2014 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 25 OF THE CODE (BUSINESS LICENSES, PERMITS AND REGULATIONS) BY AMENDING THE DEFINITION OF TRANSIENT LODGING TO APPLY TO THE RENTAL OF ONE OR MORE UNITS; AND PROVIDING FOR OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATING THERETO.
#1525 01 MAY 2014 AMENDS CHAPTER 100 OF THE CODE BY ADDING THERETO A PROVISION REQUIRING ANY PERSON WHO INTENDS TO INVESTIGATE, ABATE, OR RESOLVE BUILDING CODE VIOLATIONS, DANGEROUS CONDITIONS, OR DEFECTIVE CONSTRUCTION MUST FIRST OBTAIN AN ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT FROM THE COUNTY BUILDING OFFICIAL IF INVASIVE, DESTRUCTIVE OR REPAIR WORK IS TO BE DONE AND PROVIDING FOR FEES AND OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATED THERETO.
#1524 07 MAR 2014 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE WASHOE COUNTY CODE AT CHAPTER 110 BY CREATING COMMON STANDARDS FOR DEVELOPMENT OF SCHOOLS BETWEEN WASHOE COUNTY AND THE TWO MUNICIPALITIES WITHIN WASHOE COUNTY.
#1523 21 FEB 2014 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE WASHOE COUNTY CODE AT CHAPTER 5 (ADMINISTRATION AND PERSONNEL) BY AMENDING CERTAIN PROVISIONS RELATING TO THE MAXIMUM PAYOUT OF ACCRUED SICK LEAVE UPON AN EMPLOYEE'S DEATH, SEPARATION, DISABILITY OR TERMINATION FROM EMPLOYMENT, AND PROVIDING OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATING THERETO.
#1522 24 JAN 2014 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE AT CHAPTER 30 (INTOXICATING LIQUOR AND GAMING LICENSES AND REGULATIONS) BY AMENDING CERTAIN PROVISIONS RELATING TO DEFINITIONS OF SUPPLIERS, DISTILLATION AND CRAFT DISTILLERIES; AND, ADDING LICENSE REQUIREMENTS FOR CRAFT DISTILLERIES, AND PROVIDING OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.
#1521 22 NOV 2013 APPROVE DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH SPANISH SPRINGS ASSOCIATES, L.P. TO EXTEND THE DEADLINE FOR FILING A FINAL MAP IN TENTATIVE MAP CASE NO. TM05-016 FROM 12/7/13 UNTIL 12/7/17, WITH A POSSIBLE EXTENSION OF TWO YEARS UNTIL 12/7/19, AT THE DISCRETION OF THE DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT.
#1520 01 NOV 2013 AMENDING CHAPTER 25 (BUSINESS LICENSES, PERMITS AND REGULATIONS) BY AMENDING CERTAIN PROVISIONS RELATING TO MEDICAL PROVISIONS IN OUTDOOR FESTIVALS, THE DEFINITION OF PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR, HOME BUSINESS LICENSING RELATING TO COTTAGE FOOD OPERATIONS, AND PROVIDING OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATED THERETO.
#1519 01 NOV 2013 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE AT CHAPTER 110 BY ALLOWING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A COTTAGE FOOD OPERATION AS AN ACCESSORY USE IN CERTAIN FACILITIES, AND TO ADD A FARM TO FORK EVENT AS AN ALLOWED TEMPORARY USE.
#1518 04 OCT 2013 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE AT CHAPTER 125 (ENFORCEMENT; REMEDIES; PENALTIES) BY CLARIFYING CIVIL CODE ENFORCEMENT AND BY MODIFYING THE CURRENT REGULATIONS FOR THE ADMINISTRATIVE ENFORCEMENT OF CODES, AND PROVIDING OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATED THERETO.
#1517 06 SEP 2013 AMENDMENT OF CONDITIONS TO AMEND THE DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH SUN MESA PURSUANT TO NRS 278.0201 THROUGH 278.0207 CASE NO. AC13-006 AND CASE NO. DA09-002, TENTATIVE MAP NO. TM04-001, PREVIOUSLY APPROVED 4/20/04, THAT WAS EXTENDED UNDER DA09-002 UNTIL 4/28/14. SOLE PURPOSE OF ORDINANCE IS TO EXTEND EXPIRATION DATE OF SAID MAP TO 4/28/19.
#1516 24 SEP 2013 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE WASHOE COUNTY CODE BY REPEALING CHAPTER 60 CONCERNING FIRE PREVENTION AND PROTECTION, AND BY ENACTING A NEW CHAPTER 60 CONTAINING PROVISIONS THAT ADOPT AND AMEND INTERNATIONAL FIRE AND WILDLAND-URBAN INTERFACE CODES.
#1515 19 JUL 2013 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 5 OF THE WASHOE COUNTY CODE (ADMINISTRATION AND PERSONNEL) CONCERNING CITIZEN ADVISORY BOARDS AMENDING SECTION 5.429, CHANGING THE METHODS OF RECRUITMENT AND APPOINTMENT OF MEMBERS, CHANGING THE METHOD OF FILLING VACANCIES, CREATING ALTERNATIVES FOR THE SELECTION OF OFFICERS, ELIMINATING THE OFFICE OF SECRETARY-TREASURER, CHANGING THE TERMS OF OFFICE OF MEMBERS; AND PROVIDING FOR OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATING THERETO.
#1514 05 JUL 2013 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING WASHOE COUNTY CODE CHAPTER 45 BY REPEALING CERTAIN PROVISIONS THAT REQUIRE A LEGAL SERVICE PROGRAM FOR SENIORS, AND OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATED THERETO.
#1513 12 JUL 2013 AMENDS CODE AT CHAPTER 110 BY CHANGING AND CREATING A NEW SECTION IN ORDER TO REGULATE EQUESTRIAN USES, SUCH AS BOARDING STABLES, COMMERCIAL STABLES AND EQUESTRIAN FACILITIES, ON ALL LEGALLY ESTABLISHED PARCELS GREATER THAN 35 ACRES IN AREA AND ZONED GENERAL RURAL OR GENERAL RURAL AGRICULTURAL IN THE WARM SPRINGS PLANNING AREA, AND TO ADD DEFINITIONS SPECIFIC TO THESE TYPES OF USES. FURTHER TO AMEND ARTICLE 302, ALLOWED USES, TO MODIFY THE TABLE OF USES FOR COMMERCIAL USE TYPES TO REFERENCE ARTICLE 225 FOR COMMERCIAL STABLES USE TYPES WITH THE WARM SPRINGS PLANNING AREA.
#1512 21 JUN 2013 AN ORDINANCE LEVYING A FEE IN WASHOE COUNTY, NEVADA DISTRICT NO. 24 (GROUNDWATER REMEDIATION), RATIFYING ACTION TAKEN BY COUNTY OFFICERS, AND PROVIDING OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
#1511 21 JUN 2013 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BOUNDARIES OF WASHOE COUNTY, NEVADA DISTRICT NO. 24 (GROUNDWATER REMEDIATION).
#1510 01 SEP 2013 CHAPTER 100 (BUILDINGS AND CONSTRUCTION) TO ADOPT THE 2012 VERSIONS OF THE INTERNATIONAL BUILDING, RESIDENTIAL, EXISTING BUILDING, FUEL GAS, GREEN CONSTRUCTION, MECHANICAL, WILDLAND-URBAN INTERFACE, SWIMMING POOL AND SPA CODES; THE 2012 UNIFORM PLUMBING CODE; THE 2012 UNIFORM MECHANICAL CODE, AND THE 2011 NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE, TOGETHER WITH THE 2012 NORTHERN NEVADA AMENDMENTS TO THE FOREGOING; AND PROVIDING FOR OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATING THERETO.
#1509 03 MAY 2013 AMENDS WCC CHAPTER 30 (INTOXICATING LIQUOR AND GAMING LICENSES AND REGULATIONS) TO PROVIDE FOR NEW PENALTIES FOR LATE PAYMENT OF LICENSE FEES AND NEW CIVIL AND ADMINISTRATIVE METHODS OF ENFORCEMENT FOR VIOLATIONS OF LIQUOR AND GAMING LICENSE REQUIREMENTS OR REGULATIONS (INCLUDING CRIMINAL, CIVIL, ADMINISTRATIVE ACTIONS AND ACTIONS TO SUSPEND OR REVOKE LIQUOR OR GAMING LICENSES); TO INSERT PROVISIONS THAT WERE DELETED FROM WCC CHAPTER 25, REGARDING RECORDKEEPING, FEES AND LICENSING REQUIREMENTS FOR PERSONS TO PROVIDE, MANUFACTURE, OR SELL CERTAIN KINDS OF INTOXICATING LIQUORS; TO ADD SPECIAL PROVISIONS FOR TEMPORARY LIQUOR LICENSES, FOR PERSONS WHO SERVE LIQUOR IN PRIVATE CLUBS AND AT SPECIAL EVENTS, AND WHO PROVIDE LIQUOR SAMPLES AT GROCERY STORES, AND WHO PROVIDE LIQUOR CATERING SERVICES; AND, TO INCORPORATE NRS PROVISIONS CONCERNING CRIMINAL HISTORY INQUIRIES OR INVESTIGATIONS AND ACTION ON COMPLAINTS AGAINST PERSONS WHO SELL INTOXICATING LIQUOR OR HOLD GAMING LICENSES IN WASHOE COUNTY.
#1508 03 MAY 2013 AMENDS WASHOE COUNTY CODE CHAPTER 25 (BUSINESS LICENSES, PERMITS AND REGULATIONS) BY DELETING CERTAIN PROVISIONS RELATING TO INTOXICATING LIQUORS CURRENTLY IN CHAPTER 25 AND MOVING THOSE PROVISIONS TO CHAPTER 30 (INTOXICATING LIQUOR AND GAMING LICENSES AND REGULATIONS).
#1507 03 MAY 2013 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE WASHOE COUNTY CODE BY ADDING NEW SECTIONS TO CHAPTER 70 REGARDING THE USE, OPERATION, OWNERSHIP, AND REGISTRATION OF OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLES (OHVs) AND TO DESIGNATE CERTAIN HIGHWAYS WITHIN WASHOE COUNTY FOR OHV USE.
#1506 05 APR 2013 DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH WOODLAND VILLAGE PURSUANT TO NRS 278.0201 THROUGH 278.0207 APPROVING DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT CASE NO. DA12-002 FOR WOODLAND VILLAGE, TENTATIVE SUBDIVISION MAP CASE NO. TM03-004 THAT WAS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED BY THE WASHOE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION ON 4-1-03. SOLE PURPOSE OF DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT IS TO EXTEND THE EXPIRATION DATE TO DEC. 15, 2017.
#1505 22 MAR 2013 AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF THE WASHOE COUNTY, NEVADA, HIGHWAY REVENUE (FUEL TAX) BONDS, SERIES 2013, AND OTHERWISE CONCERNING THE BONDS AND THE MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL AND SPECIAL FUEL TAXES PLEDGED FOR THEIR PAYMENT.
#1504 08 MAR 2013 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING WASHOE COUNTY CODE AT CHAPTER 110 BY AMENDING THE INOPERABLE VEHICLE STORAGE USE DEFINITION TO CLARIFY TYPICAL USES, AND BY ESTABLISHING A DEFINITION FOR WHAT CONSTITUTES AN INOPERABLE VEHICLE.
#1503 21 DEC 2012 AN ORDINANCE DELEGATING TO THE COUNTY TREASURER THE DUTIES OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS RELATING TO THE APPORTIONMENT, COMBINATION OR REAPPORTIONMENT OF ASSESSMENTS IN THE COUNTY'S SPECIAL ASSESSMENT DISTRICTS PURSUANT TO NRS 271.425 AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.
#1502 21 DEC 2012 AMENDS WASHOE COUNTY ORDINANCE NO. 519 BY REPEALING CERTAIN SECTIONS ESTABLISHING THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AS THE "EX OFFICIO" BOARD OF TRUSTEES AND BY ADDING NEW SECTIONS APPOINTING AND ESTABLISHING A SEPARATE BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR THE SOUTH TRUCKEE MEADOWS GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT.
#1501 02 NOV 2012 AMENDS ARTICLE 910 (ENFORCEMENT) WASHOE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT CODE TO AUTHORIZE AND PROVIDE PROCEDURES FOR THE USE OF ADMINISTRATIVE AND CIVIL PROCEDURES SET OUT IN WCC CHAPTER 125 TO ENFORCE "DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS" AND PROVIDE THAT AGGRIEVED PERSONS MAY APPEAL LAND USE OR BUILDING CODE DECISIONS TO THE BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT, AND TO SEEK JUDICIAL REVIEW OF BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT DECISIONS.
#1500 02 NOV 2012 AN ORDINANCE MOVING EXISTING LANGUAGE REGULATING SETBACKS FROM DRAINAGE WAYS FROM ARTICLE 438 (GRADING STANDARDS) TO ARTICLE 420 (STORM DRAINAGE STANDARDS) OF WASHOE COUNTY CODE CHAPTER 110.
#1499 02 NOV 2012 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING WASHOE COUNTY CODE AT CHAPTER 110 BY MAKING THE CODE EASIER FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC TO UNDERSTAND AND INTERPRET, ESTABLISHING AN ENFORCEMENT MECHANISM THAT INCENTIVIZES VOLUNTARY COMPLIANCE, CREATING A CLEAR SYSTEM OF MINOR AND MAJOR GRADING ACTIVITIES TO REDUCE HE NUMBER OF REQUIRED SPECIAL USE PERMITS AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.
#1498 05 OCT 2012 APPROVES A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH ST. JAMES'S VILLAGE PURSUANT TO NRS 278.0201 THROUGH 278.0207 APPROVING DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT CASE NO. DA12-001 FOR ST. JAMES'S VILLAGE (TENTATIVE SUBDIVISION MAP CASE NO. TM5-2-92 PREVIOUSLY APPROVED). THE SOLE PURPOSE OF THE DA IS TO EXTEND THE EXPIRATION DATE OF SAID MAP UNTIL OCTOBER 11, 2016, WITH A POSSIBLE SECOND EXTENSION TO OCTOBER 11, 2020.
#1497 05 OCT 2012 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING WASHOE COUNTY CODE AT CHAPTER 110 BY CREATING A NEW CLASSIFICATION OF USE IDENTIFIED AS "DATA CENTER" AND REGULATING THE ZONING DISTRICTS AND UNDER WHAT CONDITIONS IT WILL BE PERMITTED.
#1496 24 AUG 2012 ADOPTS SUPPLEMENT NO. 13 TO THE WASHOE COUNTY CODE.
#1495 09 AUG 2012 APPROVES FIRST AMENDMENT TO A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH UNIQUE INFRASTRUCTURE GROUP, LLC REGARDING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A TECHNOLOGY PARK PROJECT KNOWN AS RENO TECHNOLOGY PARK, SPARKS ENERGY PARK AND WATER TANK FACILITIES (THE TECHNOLOGY PARK) ALLOWING CONSTRUCTION OF A CERTAIN TECHNOLOGY FACILITY WITHIN A SPECIAL DEVELOPMENT AREA AND PROVIDING FOR REPLACEMENT OF OPEN SPACE AND AMENDMENT TO THE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT CODE TO PERMIT SIMILAR FACILITIES IN CERTAIN ZONING DISTRICTS.
#1494 09 AUG 2012 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE AT CHAPTER 110, ARTICLE 302, ALLOWED USES, AND ARTICLE 304, USE CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM, TO DEFINE AND ALLOW A "CARETAKER'S RESIDENCE-ATTACHED" AND (WITH AN ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT) "CARETAKER'S RESIDENCE-DETACHED" IN INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENTS AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
#1493 03 AUG 2012 AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF THE COUNTY'S GENERAL OBLIGATION (LIMITED TAX REFUNDING BONDS) (ADDITIONALLY SECURED BY PLEDGED REVENUES, SERIES 2012B.
#1492 03 AUG 2012 AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF THE COUNTY'S GENERAL OBLIGATION (LIMITED TAX) VARIOUS PURPOSE REFUNDING BONDS, SERIES 2012A.
#1491 01 AUG 2012 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 21 (MISCELLANEOUS AND ADDITIONAL TAXES) ADDING A NEW SECTION IMPOSING AN ADDITIONAL FEE ON THE RECORDING OF CERTAIN DOCUMENTS BY THE COUNTY RECORDER WITH THE PROCEEDS USED TO PROVIDE LEGAL SERVICES FOR ABUSED AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN, AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
#1490 06 JUL 2012 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 54 CONCERNING ALARM REGISTRATION AND FALSE ALARMS BY DELETING WCC 54.040(5)(d) REMOVING THE AUTHORITY OF THE ALARM ADMINISTRATOR TO WAIVE OR REDUCE RENEWAL REGISTRATION FEES AND MODIFYING APPENDIX A (FEE SCHEDULE).
#1489 22 JUN 2012 AN ORDINANCE IMPOSING A FEE ON THE PARCELS OF LAND IN WASHOE COUNTY, NEVADA DISTRICT NO. 24 (GROUNDWATER REMEDIATION) TO PAY THE COSTS OF DEVELOPING AND CARRYING OUT A PLAN FOR REMEDIATION; AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
#1488 22 JUN 2012 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 1000 IN ORDER TO CHANGE THE BOUNDARIES OF DISTRICT NO. 24 (GROUNDWATER REMEDIATION); AND OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
#1487 01 JUL 2012 AMENDS WCC CHAPTER 100 (WASHOE COUNTY BUILDING CODE) TO ADOPT THE 2009 INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONSERVATION CODE (IECC) TOGETHER WITH THE 2011 NORTHERN NEVADA AMENDMENTS TO THE IECC, EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012.
#1486 04 MAY 2012 AN ORDINANCE CREATING THE WASHOE COUNTY STADIUM AUTHORITY.
#1485 06 APR 2012 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING WASHOE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT CODE CHAPTER 110 ARTICLES 302, 304, 322, AND 902 TO ADD NEW DEFINITIONS REQUIRED BY AB 544 OF THE 2011 NEVADA LEGISLATURE AND CLARIFY WHICH TYPES OF GROUP HOMES ARE TO BE CLASSIFIED AND PROVIDED WITH ALL THE SAME ALLOWED USES AS SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENCES AND WHICH TYPES ARE TO BE CLASSIFIED AND TREATED AS CIVIC USE FACILITIES UNDER THE NEVADA GROUP HOME LAW, THE FEDERAL FAIR HOUSING AMENDMENTS ACT AND FEDERAL COURT CASE IN 2008.
#1484 09 MAR 2012 AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH LIFESTYLE HOMES TND, LLC REGARDING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A 680 LOT RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT (SILVER HILLS SUBDIVISION).
#1483 09 MAR 2012 AMENDS WASHOE COUNTY CODE, CHAPTER 45, PUBLIC WELFARE BY ALLOWING GENERAL ASSISTANCE 45.90 TO MAKE DIRECT PAYMENTS OF GENERAL ASSISTANCE TO VENDORS IN ADDITION TO ELIGIBLE INDIGENT INDIVIDUALS. THE PROPOSED LANGUAGE WILL ALSO DELETE "OR VOUCHERS O VENDORS" IN BOTH THE HEADING AND BODY OF 45.90.
#1482 24 FEB 2012 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 1074 LEVYING ASSESSMENTS IN WASHOE COUNTY, NEVADA, SPECIAL ASSESSMENT DISTRICT NO. 27 (OSAGE ROAD/ PLACERVILLE ROAD) AND PROVIDING OTHER MATTERS RELATED THERETO.
#1481 03 FEB 2012 AN ORDINANCE FOR TECHNICAL REVISION AND AMENDMENT OF THE WASHOE COUNTY CODE CHAPTER 110 (DEVELOPMENT CODE) AT SECTION 110.304.25(C) (4) TO IMPLEMENT THE REQUIRED PROVISIONS OF SB191, ADOPTED BY THE NEVADA STATE SENATE ON JUNE 20, 2011, REGARDING PET CREMATORIES.
#1480 03 FEB 2012 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING WASHOE COUNTY CODE, CHAPTER 110, DEVELOPMENT CODE, ARTICLE 306, ACCESSORY USES AND STRUCTURES, TO MODIFY THE PLACEMENT STANDARDS FOR CARGO CONTAINERS PERMITTED AS DETACHED ACCESSORY STRUCTURES AND PROVIDING FOR OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATING THERETO.

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