CHAPTER 6. BUILDING CODES.*
Article III. Grading Regulations and Permitting Procedures.
Sec. 6-3-4. Definitions.
As used in this article, the following words and phrases shall have the
meanings given in this section.
“City” means the city of
“City engineer” means the city engineer of the city of
Woodland or his or her designee.
“Clearing” means the removal of
items such as, but not limited to, debris grasses, weeds, scrub brush, etc.,
from a site in preparation of grading a site, or for purposes of abating
“Community development director” means the city of
Woodland community development director or his or her
“Grading” includes the act or result of digging,
excavating, transporting, spreading, depositing, filling, compacting, settling,
or shaping of land surfaces and slopes, and other operations performed by or
controlled by human activity involving the physical movement of rock or
“Grading permit” means a permit issued by the city of
Woodland public works or community development department, which authorizes
grading in accordance with the provisions of this
“Material” means any combination or topsoil, earth,
rock and/or muck.
“Standard improvements specifications and
details” means improvement standards for the city of Woodland as adopted
by the city council.
“Site” means any lot or parcel or
contiguous combination thereof, owned by one or more persons, on which grading
is proposed or occurring.
“Stockpiling” means a fill greater
than one foot in depth and/or in excess of fifty cubic yards. (Ord. No. 1353,
§ 2 (part).)