27.40 Building Height and Bulk
27.40.010 SCOPE. This chapter applies only to the study area encompassed by the Downtown Specific Plan of the General Plan of the City as adopted by the City Council and as may be amended by the Council from time to time. No special permit is required for buildings or structures which meet the height and bulk standards of this chapter. (Ord. 1986-14 § 1 (part), 1986).
27.40.020 HEIGHT. Structures and building heights as defined in Section 27.04.080 shall be permitted to be developed provided they do not exceed the maximum height delineated for the respective project sites as shown on the Building Height and Bulk Plan in the Downtown Specific Plan. High-rise buildings over fifty-five (55) feet in height may be permitted if a site plan and architectural review is first approved by the planning commission as provided in Chapter 27.06. (Ord. 1986-14 § 1 (part), 1986).
27.40.030 BULK. (1) Structures and buildings shall be developed in accordance with the following standards:
|Building/Structure Height (Feet)
|0 thru 55
|56 thru 75
||Above fifty-five (55) feet maximum building dimension of 150 lineal feet and maximum diagonal dimension of 170 lineal feet.|
(2) Bulk is measured as illustrated in the following diagrams: