CHAPTER 21. SUBDIVISIONS.
Article 3. Map Requirements.
Sec. 21-3-7. Certificates of compliance.
(a) Application. Requests for issuance of a certificate of compliance
shall be submitted to the community development director in a format as may be
required by the community development director, and accompanied by a plot plan
and such supporting information as may be deemed necessary by the community
development director to determine compliance. Requests shall be accompanied by a
filing fee as set by city council resolution.
community development director shall review the request and determine whether
the property or the division thereof complies with the provision of the
Subdivision Map Act and this chapter.
(2) If the community development
director determines the property or the division thereof complies with the
provisions of the Subdivision Map Act and this chapter, a certificate of
compliance shall be issued and recorded.
(3) If the community development
director determines the property or the division thereof does not comply with
the provisions of the Subdivision Map Act and this chapter, the community
development director may either approve, conditionally approve or forward the
request to the planning commission. The planning commission, following a public
hearing noticed in the same manner as provided by Section 21-6-2(b), shall then
direct the community development director to issue and record either a
certificate of compliance or a conditional certificate of compliance.
conditional certificate of compliance may impose conditions that would normally
have been required under titles in effect at the time the applicant acquired his
or her interest in the parcel or parcels.
(B) Notwithstanding subsection
(b)(3)(A) of this section, if the applicant was the owner of record at the time
of the initial violation, the planning commission may impose any conditions that
would be applicable to a current division of property.
(C) Compliance with
conditions imposed by the planning commission shall not be required until the
time that a permit or other grant of approval for development of the property is
(4) After the planning commission makes a determination and
establishes any conditions, the community development director shall file the
certificate of compliance or conditional certificate of compliance with the
(c) Final Map Constitutes Certificate of Compliance. A
recorded final or parcel map shall constitute a certificate of compliance with
respect to the parcel described therein. (Ord. No. 1500, § 3