Land Development Code

Ordinance 3210, Series 2013

Effective on May 3, 2013 (within the La Grande City Limits)

Effective on August 2013 (within the La Grande Urban Growth Boundary)

This Ordinance amends, codifies, and repeals all prior Land Use Ordinances.

Below are individual Articles of the Land Development Code organized within Chapters.

03 - Special Use Standards

3.1 Basic Provisions
3.2 Manufactured Dwellings, Single Family, Two-Family and Apartment Buildings
3.3. Recreational Vehicle Park
3.4 Geological Hazards
3.5 Historic Buildings and Sites
3.6 Archaeological resources
3.7 Planned Unit Development
3.8 Heliport Standards
3.9 Riparian Protection Area
3.10 Dust Control Standards
3.11 Limited Use Overlay Designation
3.12 Flood Plains
3.13 Agricultural Use Types
3.14 Accessory Uses
Base Flood Elevation (BFE) Request

This form is used when completing an Elevation Certificate and when a BFE is needed for a property or structure located within a Special Flood Hazard Area.

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Floodplain Development Permit

A floodplain development permit is required prior to beginning any construction or development in the floodplain.  This includes, but may not be limited to, buildings, accessory structures, grading, fill, and alteration of waterways (may include landscaping).

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3.15 Livestock Uses
3.16 Nonconforming Uses
3.17 Specific Plan Overlay
3.18 Outdoor Storage

06 - Public Facility Standards

6.1 Basic Provisions
6.2 Vehicle Access and Circulation
6.3 Street Trees, Curbs, Gutters and Sidewalks
Right-of-Way Vacation Petition

This Petition accompanies the Land Use Application when applying to vacate either all or a portion of a public right-of-way (street or alley).  Typically, Planning Division Staff fills out this Petition for the applicant as part of the "pre-application" process.

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6.4 Street Names, Numbers and Signs
6.5 Site Drainage and Grading
6.6 Public Street Standards
6.7 Public Water System
6.8 Public Wastewater and Storm Water Collection System
6.9 Utilities
6.10 Solid Waste

07 - System Development Charges

7.1 Parks and Recreation Improvements

10 - Hearing Procedures and Enforcement

10.1 Administration
10.2 Enforcement
10.3 General Provisions