This policy creates an urban agriculture incentive zone program that confers a reduced property tax assessment for owners of participating vacant or unimproved properties.
See reference in policy's purpose statement to "increase access to healthy food." § 8.77.010.
The purpose of the policy is to promote urban agriculture and increase access to healthy food. § 8.77.010.
The Department of Development Services shall promulgate rules and regulations for administration and implementation of this Chapter, like developing the application form and contracting requirements and procedures. § 8.77.030(A).
The Department of Development Services is responsible for monitoring and enforcing this policy. § 8.77.030(B)-(C).
This policy is located in Long Beach, California Municipal Code, Title 8 - Health and Safety, Chapter 8.77 - Urban Agriculture Incentive Zone Act. History: ORD-17-0024 § 6, 2017.