Ordinance No. 08-2021 Passed at City Council Meeting August 10

ORDINANCE NO. 08-2021

An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Covington, Washington, relating to amendments to the Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map Adjustments and Covington Municipal Code (“CMC”) amendments related to development in downtown Covington; repealing and replacing Chapter 18.31 with a Downtown Form-Based Code; amending CMC 12.120.040, CMC 14.30.040, CMC 18.15.010, CMC 18.15.080, Chapter 18.20 CMC, CMC 18.25.060, CMC 18.30.040, CMC 18.35.170, CMC 18.37.020, CMC 18.37.050, CMC 18.40.050, CMC 18.40.070, CMC 18.40.080, CMC 18.50.010,  CMC 18.50.030, CMC 18.50.100, CMC 18.50.110, CMC 18.50.160, CMC 18.50.180, CMC 18.65.250, CMC 18.70.070, CMC 18.70.080, CMC 18.70.090, CMC, 18.70.100, CMC 18.70.120, CMC 18.70.140, CMC 18.85.030, CMC 18.90.020, 18.110.010, and CMC 19.20.060 to implement the Downtown Form-Based Code; amending Chapter 16.10 CMC to add a new Section 16.10.095 and amending CMC 12.100.050 to add a SEPA Infill Exemption; amending CMC 3.80.020 and 3.80.040, the Multifamily Property Tax Exemption; adopting findings of fact; providing for severability; and establishing an effective date.

Passed by the City Council of Covington, Washington, at the City Council meeting of August 10, 2021 to take effect five days after publication.  The full text of the ordinance will be mailed upon request.