ORDINANCE No. 959 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF LONG BEACH, WASHINGTON ADOPTING REVISIONS TO TITLE 12, ZONING REGULATIONS, AND PROVIDING FOR THE REPEAL OF ALL ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT WHEREAS, the City Council deems it necessary for the purpose of promoting the public health, safety and general welfare of the City; and WHEREAS, the purpose of the Zoning Regulations Ordinance of the City of Long Beach, Washington is to promote public health, safety and general welfare, encourage the orderly growth, protect and enhance property values, minimize discordant, unsightly surroundings, avoid inappropriate design, provide for environmental, aesthetic, health, safety and general welfare objectives, while ensuring the comfort, prosperity, beauty and balance of the community as a whole, to promote and enhance construction and maintenance practices that will ensure visual quality throughout the city; and WHEREAS, the City has undertaken a public process to receive input from its citizens, property owners, and decision-makers, as well as state regulatory agencies; and WHEREAS, the City has reviewed and considered all public comments; NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LONG BEACH, WASHINGTON, DOES ORDAIN AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Findings The City Council of the City of Long Beach hereby adopts the following Findings of Fact: (1) The proposed ordinance is necessary to protect the health, safety, general welfare and orderly development of the community. (2) The proposed ordinance is consistent with the City’s adopted Comprehensive Plan. (3) The proposed ordinance furthers the implementation of the city’s adopted Comprehensive Plan. Section 2. Adoption Amendments to Title 12, Zoning Regulations, attached hereto, are hereby adopted. Section 3. Severability Should any provision, section, paragraph, sentence, clause or phrase of this Ordinance or its application to any person or circumstance be declared unconstitutional or otherwise invalid for any reason, or should any portion of this Ordinance be pre-empted by state or federal law or regulation, such decision or pre-emption shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions of this Ordinance or its application to other persons or circumstances. Section 4. Repeal Any existing ordinances that may conflict with this ordinance are hereby repealed. Section 5. Effective Date This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect five (5) days from and after its passage, approval, and publication in the manner required by law. PASSED by the Council of the City of Long Beach, Washington, and approved by its Mayor at a regular meeting thereof held this 15th day of October, 2018. CITY OF LONG BEACH, WASHINGTON Published October 24, 2018 Legal No. 392-18

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