Proposed Zoning Ordinances

Brief description of proposed Jerome County Zoning Ordinance changes being presented at the Planning & Zoning Commissioner’s Public Hearing on February 25, 2019:

(Changes are in red in individual chapters, see below) 

Chapter 14 Land Division; Affects Chapter 8 Subdivision:

• Amend “Parcel, Original” definition by changing the date from March 11, 1985 to September 29, 2008.
Chapter 14, Page 2
Chapter 8, Page 3 
 

Chapter 11 Flood Plain; Affects Chapter 2 Definitions, Chapter 6 General Standards, Chapter 8 Subdivision, & Chapter 19 Zoning Permits:

• Rescind entire Chapter 11 Flood Plain and adopt Floodplain Ordinance as a County Ordinance rather than in the Zoning Ordinance
Entire Chapter 11

• Remove and add Floodplain definitions in Chapter 2
Chapter 2, Pages 4, 5, 13, & 22

• Chapter 6- Add text imposing Floodplain Development Permit for proposed structures in a designated floodplain in
Chapter 6, Page 4

• Chapter 8- Add text imposing Floodplain Development Permit for proposed subdivisions in a designated floodplain
Chapter 8, Pages 1 & 5

• Add Floodplain Development Permit reference and definition text in Chapter 19
Chapter 19, Pages 1, 2, & 3