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File #: 15-458    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Staff Report Status: Passed
File created: 7/17/2015 In control: City Council
On agenda: 8/5/2015 Final action: 8/5/2015
Title: ADOPT ORDINANCE 2152, NEW SERIES AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF MORGAN HILL (ZA-14-11) AMENDING THE MORGAN HILL ZONING CODE (MUNICIPAL CODE TITLE 18) BY ADDING SECTION 18.08.070, ENTITLED "AGRICULTURAL LANDS MITIGATION ORDINANCE" AND MAKING MINOR AMENDMENTS TO THE OPEN SPACE ZONING DISTRICT SECTION 18.080.060
Attachments: 1. 2152 Zoning amendment ZA 14-11
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CITY COUNCIL STAFF REPORT
MEETING DATE: AUGUST 5, 2015

PREPARED BY: Angie Garcia, City Council Services Assistant/Administrative Services
APPROVED BY: City Manager

TITLE
ADOPT ORDINANCE 2152, NEW SERIES AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF MORGAN HILL (ZA-14-11) AMENDING THE MORGAN HILL ZONING CODE (MUNICIPAL CODE TITLE 18) BY ADDING SECTION 18.08.070, ENTITLED "AGRICULTURAL LANDS MITIGATION ORDINANCE" AND MAKING MINOR AMENDMENTS TO THE OPEN SPACE ZONING DISTRICT SECTION 18.080.060
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RECOMMENDATION(S)
RECOMMENDATION
Waive the Reading, Adopt Ordinance No. 2152 New Series, and Declare that said Title, which appears on the Agenda, shall be determined to have been read by Title and further reading waived.

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COUNCIL PRIORITIES, GOALS & STRATEGIES:



Ongoing Priorities
Protecting the environment
Supporting youth
Preserving and cultivating public trust
Maintaining fiscal responsibility

2015 Focus Areas
Stimulate Economic Development
Southeast Quadrant



REPORT NARRATIVE:
On July 15, 2015, the City Council Introduced Ordinance No. 2152 New Series, by the Following Roll Call Vote: AYES: Carr, Constantine, Siebert, Tate; NOES: None; ABSTAIN: None; ABSENT: Librers.

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT: Collaborate
The community engagement effort related to the project have been ongoing and described in the City Council Report 'Agricultural Land Preservation Program and Southeast Quadrant Land Use Plan' as of February 4, 2015. Most recently, in response to a staff inquiry, LAFCO staff has indicated that they do not have any response in addition to comments they have previously provided. County Planning staff have indicated that they consider the question of USA expansion to be under LAFCO's jurisdiction and that they would not have a comment upon the current actions being considered by the City.

PRIOR CITY COUNCIL AND COMMISSION ACTIONS:
The Planning Commission held a duly noticed hearing on June 23, 2015 where the two aforementioned...

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