Code Enforcement Amendments to Sonoma County Code Chapters 1 and 26


SCH Number
Public Agency
Sonoma County
Document Title
Code Enforcement Amendments to Sonoma County Code Chapters 1 and 26
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The proposed project is an ordinance amending Chapter 1 (General Enforcement) and Chapter 26 (Zoning Code) to consolidate enforcement provisions, amend certain civil penalties, add an environmental restoration remedy, align the violation correction period with state law, and make other minor and clarifying changes.

Contact Information

Mark Franceschi
Agency Name
Sonoma County Permit and Resource Management Department
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency



Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15321 (Enforcement Actions by Regulatory Agencies) and Section 15061(b)(3) (Common Sense)
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed project Is categorically exempt from the provisions of the CEQA Guidelines pursuant to the Provisions of Title 14 of the California Administrative Code, Section 15321 (Class 21) as an action to enforce violations of county code, ordinances, or other requirements and permits or approvals issued by the county, and pursuant to Section 15061(b)(3) (Common Sense) because it can be seen with certainty that there Is no possibility that adoption of this ordinance to improve ongoing enforcement efforts may have a significant effect on the environment. No exceptions listed under Section 15300.2 apply, There is no reasonable possibility that the project would have a significant effect on the environment.


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