Code Changes Since 2012

Washoe County Code Disclaimer The Washoe County Code was last codified by Supplement No. 13 in April of 2012. Below is the listing of ordinances that may amend certain Code items after January 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.

When researching, make sure to check the appropriate sections of the Washoe County Code as well as these ordinances for the most up to date information available. If you are unsure of the exact ordinance you are looking for, please use our search form.

Ordinance numbers that pertain to Chapter 110 are not available for review or searching from our page. However, if you get in contact with the Washoe County Community Development Department, they will be able to assist you.

The ordinances will be posted here as soon as possible.

Ordinance
Effective Date
Ordinance Summary
09 DEC, 2015
An ordinance amending Washoe County Code Chapters 55 and 25 by creating provisions regulating commercial breeders (through a commercial breeding permit) and adding and revising definitions.
04 JUL, 2015
Amends WCC Section 110.106.15 Regulatory Zones to repeal and replace the current description of specific Plan Regulatory Zone; amends Table 110.302.05.4 Table of Uses (Industrial Use Types), and adds Article 442 Specific Plan Standards and Procedures to provide regulations for planned development consistent with NRS 278A Planned Development.
19 JUN, 2015
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.
19 JUN, 2015
An ordinance amending the boundaries of Washoe County, Nevada District No. 24 (Groundwater Remediation).
19 JUN, 2015
An ordinance amending the Washoe County Code by revising provisions relating to dangerous dogs.
22 MAY, 2015
Amends the Washoe County Code by adding provisions creating the department of regional animal services and the position of director of regional animal services, by revising provisions relating to the animal services center, and by revising provisions relating to the definition of "animal control officer" and the powers and duties of an animal control officer.
08 MAY 2015
An ordinance amending the Washoe County Code by creating provisions related to the managed care of feral cats and revising definitions.
08 MAY 2015
Changes procedures for making appeals of administrative land use and certain building code decisions to the Washoe County Board of Adjustment; adds a new procedures section for appealing decisions of the Washoe County Board of Adjustment, the Washoe County Planning Commission, and Hearing Examiners to the Washoe County Board of County Commissioners; modifies existing sections to refer to these new appeal procedures; and, corrects the terminology of the Planning and Development Division of the Washoe County Community Services Department.
24 APR 2015
Amends procedures for Regulatory Zone amendments to clarify actions and findings by the Washoe County Planning Commission and the Washoe County Board of County Commissioners on such amendments, to include minor amendments of Regulatory Zone maps.
24 APR 2015
Amends Washoe County Code Chapter 110 (Development Code), Article 820, Amendment of Master Plan, to establish and clarify procedures and requirements for Planning Commission consideration of master plan amendments (including a change in findings required), and for the Board of County Commissioners when considering appeals (including a change of voting requirements) of Planning Commission decisions and when considering master plan amendments that have been adopted by the Planning Commission; and, also changes definitions and terms to reflect the reorganization of the Community Development Department as the Planning and Development Division of the Community Services Department.
24 APR 2015
Amends sections of Washoe County's Stormwater Drainage and Flood Control Service Ordinance No. 1537 by modifying the service area as well as the amount and basis for calculating Stormwater Management Fees.
03 APR 2015
Approves a Development Agreement replacing a Development Agreement originally approved in 2009 (DA09-004, Ordinance Number 1406) regarding the Ladera Ranch Subdivision (approved in 2005 as Tentative Map TM05-011). This restated agreement (Development Agreement Case No. DA15-001) extends the deadline for filing the next in a series of final subdivision maps to July 5, 2017.
06 FEB 2015
To amend Washoe County Code, Chapter 110, Development Code, at Article 706 (Impact Fees) to adopt components of the Regional Road Impact Fee.
06 FEB 2015
To adopt Regional Road Impact Fees pursuant to NRS 278B.160 and Washoe County Code Section 110.706.05
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.
21 NOV 2014
REPEALS ORDINANCE 1470, THE WASHOE COUNTY REQUIREMENTS AND SCHEDULE OF RATES AND CHARGES FOR WATER SERVICE WITH CERTAIN AREAS OF WASHOE.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
05 SEP 2014
AN ORDINANCE REMOVING RESTRICTIONS AGAINST SHOOTING IN PORTIONS OF WARM SPRINGS UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
27 JUN 2014
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BOUNDARIES OF WASHOE COUNTY, NEVADA DISTRICT NO. 24 (GROUNDWATER REMEDIATION).
27 JUN 2014
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 110 TO REGULATE LIQUOR MANUFACTURING AS A NEW COMMERCIAL USE TYPE, AND OTHER MATTERS RELATING THERETO.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
21 JUN 2013
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE BOUNDARIES OF WASHOE COUNTY, NEVADA DISTRICT NO. 24 (GROUNDWATER REMEDIATION).
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
24 AUG 2012
ADOPTS SUPPLEMENT NO. 13 TO THE WASHOE COUNTY CODE.
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.
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.
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.
03 AUG 2012
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF THE COUNTY'S GENERAL OBLIGATION (LIMITED TAX) VARIOUS PURPOSE REFUNDING BONDS, SERIES 2012A.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
04 MAY 2012
AN ORDINANCE CREATING THE WASHOE COUNTY STADIUM AUTHORITY.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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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