CHAPTER 6. BUILDING CODES.*
Article III. Grading Regulations and Permitting Procedures.
Sec. 6-3-2. Purpose.
This article establishes standards for the preparation of sites and
construction activities to protect against injury to persons and/or property
arising from unwarranted or unsafe grading, drainage works, or other aspects of
site development. Thus, the city council adopts this article
(a) Establish standards and procedures for grading and
(b) Ensure that projects approved under this article will be
free from harmful effects of runoff, including inundation and erosion, and that
neighboring and downstream property will be protected from drainage problems
resulting from new development. (Ord. No. 1353, § 2 (part).)