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Daytona Beach, Fla., Land Development Code § 1.3 (Current through Aug. 31, 2017)
Brief Summary
This provision sets forth the general purpose and intent of the City's land development code and is not a law per se. It states, among other things, an intent to "promote green and sustainable development through carbon footprint reduction, water conservation and reuse, energy conservation, renewable energy use, recycling and waste reduction, vegetation, urban agriculture, and hazard-resilient development.".
Legal Strategies
Expressly allows something.
Reach
Community-wide
Food System Category: Grow, Get
State: Florida
Jurisdiction Type: City
Jurisdiction Name: Daytona Beach
Does the law refer to priority populations in some way?
No.
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal related to improving or protecting health?
Yes. Public health, safety, and general welfare (§ 1.3).
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal of fostering improved environmental conditions?
Yes. Promote green and sustainable development through carbon footprint reduction, water conservation and reuse, energy conservation, renewable energy use, recycling and waste reduction, vegetation, urban agriculture, and hazard-resilient development. (§ 1.3).
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal related to promoting or supporting the community's economy?
No.
Does the law include findings (including jurisdiction-specific findings), or are there findings in the larger section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
No.
Does the law have a stated intent or purpose, or is there an intent or purpose in the larger section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
Yes. "This provision is itself a purpose and intent statement. It includes, inter alia, the following language: ""The general purpose of this Code is to promote the public health, safety, and general welfare, and to implement the goals, objectives, and policies of the Daytona Beach Comprehensive Plan. More specifically, this Code is intended to do the following, consistent with the goals, objectives, and policies of the comprehensive plan...Promote green and sustainable development through carbon footprint reduction, water conservation and reuse, energy conservation, renewable energy use, recycling and waste reduction, vegetation, urban agriculture, and hazard-resilient development."" (§ 1.3)".
Does the law include definitions, or are there definitions in the section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
Yes. § 11.5.
Does the law address implementation in some way?
Unclear. Art. II sets forth various administrative details with respect to the code in general. §§ 2.1-2.12.
Are there enforcement provisions that identify specific penalties or consequences for non-compliance?
No.
Does the law include an evaluation component, beyond reporting on activity?
No.
Does the law require an extra or atypical financial or resource investment?
No.
Code context and ordinance history
"Daytona Beach, Florida - Land Development Code ARTICLE 1. - GENERAL PROVISIONS Sec. 1.3. - General purpose and intent. ".