CHAPTER 21. SUBDIVISIONS.
Article 6. Hearings, Reports and Appeals.
Sec. 21-6-3. Tentative map amendments.
(a) Prior to the public hearing on a tentative map, the subdivider may
amend the application. This amendment shall occur prior to the hearing being
advertised unless the community development director determines the amendment is
minor and will not significantly change the nature or character of the
application. If the community development director determines that the amendment
is major, a new notice of hearing shall be given in the manner and for the time
specified in Section 21-6-2 as appropriate, and the subdivider shall pay the
cost to readvertise.
(b) Following approval of a tentative map, the
community development director may, upon payment of fees, specified therefor by
resolution of the city council, grant requests for minor amendments of the
tentative map which do not increase the total number of lots or significantly
alter the configuration of proposed lots in the subdivision. Before granting any
minor amendment request, the community development director shall make a written
finding, with a statement of reasons in support thereof, that the proposed
amendment could not reasonably be expected to change any of the findings
previously adopted by the planning commission at the time of its approval of the
(c) Requests for major amendments of approved tentative maps
shall be processed in the manner provided in this chapter, and for the fee
required, for the initial processing of tentative maps for such
(d) Any interested person may file with the community
development department a written request for notification of any proposed
modification of a particular approved tentative map. At least five days prior to
the granting of any request to modify an approved tentative map, copies of the
proposed modification shall be provided to all persons who have filed
notification requests pursuant to this section. (Ord. No. 1500, § 3