Series 103 2002 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 103-243; Ord. 17278; Amending Chapter 12A RE: Land Disturbance Requirements
Bill No. B 140-02
amending Chapter 12A of the City Code relating to land disturbance requirements; and
time when this ordinance shall become effective.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS
SECTION 1. Chapter 12A of the Code of Ordinances of the
City of Columbia, Missouri, is
hereby amended as follows:
Material to be deleted in
strikeout; material to be added underlined.
Sec. 12A-32. Permit required.
A land disturbance permit is required for any land disturbance
activity including streets and
utilities construction on any site in excess of
two (2) acres one (1) acre. All applications for land
disturbance permits shall be submitted on forms issued by the director and shall contain all
information required by the director. Phased development of tracts larger than two (2) acres one (1) acre does not exempt the developer from the provisions of this chapter.
Sec. 12A-33. Site development plan.
(a) Applications for land disturbance permits for any area greater
two (2) acres one (1)
acre shall be accompanied by a detailed site development plan which shall include, a landscaping
plan, a soil erosion control plan, and a storm water management plan conforming to the
provisions of this chapter. Where practical, drawings may be combined to contain all of the
. . .
Sec. 12A-35. Exemptions.
(a) A land disturbance permit shall not be required for sites
two (2) acres one (1) acre or less or
for individual lots in R-1 and R-2 zoned development except that erosion control provisions,
grading limits, low floor elevation, and storm drainage work, including piping, swaling, and
ditching, shall be shown on the plot plan and approved prior to issuance of a building permit. All
land disturbance activity on such property shall conform to the provisions of the approved plot
(b) Agricultural activities are exempted from the provisions
of this chapter except that a land
disturbance permit is required for the mechanized clearing and removal of trees on sites in excess
two (2) acres one (1) acre.
. . .
ARTICLE III. TREE PRESERVATION AND LANDSCAPING REQUIREMENTS
Sec. 12A-49. Clearing of trees; permit required.
(a) The mechanized clearing of trees or clear-cutting of trees
by any means on tracts of land
two (2) acres one (1) acre shall be unlawful unless done in compliance with
. . .
SECTION 2. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect
from and after its passage.
PASSED this 6th day of May, 2002.