Roseburg, Or., Code, app. A, § 6.2.020 (current through September 26, 2017)
Brief Summary
This section allows for regulatory flexibility with respect to standards for certain planned unit developments (PUDs) in exchange for development amenities and/or mitigation of potential adverse impacts on significant landscape features, neighboring properties and uses, including e.g., "urban agriculture/silviculture production.".
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Requires something, sets standards.
Expressly allows something.
Food System Category: Grow
State: Oregon
Jurisdiction Type: City
Jurisdiction Name: Roseburg
Does the law refer to priority populations in some way?
Yes. Special needs of children, the elderly, the handicapped or disadvantaged persons (§6.2.020).
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal related to improving or protecting health?
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal of fostering improved environmental conditions?
Yes. Promote energy conservation and use of renewable energy resources (§ 6.2.010).
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal related to promoting or supporting the community's economy?
Yes. Facilitate more economic provision of housing, development (§ 6.2.010).
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?
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. "The purposes of Planned Unit Development are to provide a means of creating harmonious planned environments through the application of flexible and diversified land development standards; to encourage the application of new development techniques and technology which will result in superior living or development arrangements; to promote the efficient use of land to facilitate more economic provision of housing, circulation systems, utilities and their maintenance; to promote energy conservation and use of renewable energy resources; to preserve to the greatest extent possible significant landscape features and to utilize such features in a harmonious fashion; and to provide for more usable and suitably located open space and recreation facilities than would otherwise be provided under conventional land development procedures. The purpose of the Planned Unit Development process is also to provide special site review for development occurring in areas designated in the Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Map by a PUD Overlay. (§ 6.2.010)".
Does the law include definitions, or are there definitions in the section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
Yes. Sec. 6.2.030 - Definitions.
Does the law address implementation in some way?
Yes. "Administrative duties with respect to preliminary PUD development plan approval are set forth. These include, inter alia, that the approving authority shall decide on the PUD preliminary development plan application as provided in Chapter 5 of this Ordinance, and shall approve the preliminary development plan if it finds [specified requirements are met]. §§ 6.2.040 -.070. Duties regarding approval of a PUD final development plan by the Director are also set forth. § 6.2.110. The consideration process shall culminate in the review and approval of a detailed site plan and formal articulation of conditions and standards of development. (6.2.020, 1)".
Are there enforcement provisions that identify specific penalties or consequences for non-compliance?
Does the law include an evaluation component, beyond reporting on activity?
Does the law require an extra or atypical financial or resource investment?
Code context and ordinance history
Roseburg, Oregon - Code of Ordinances, APPENDIX A - LAND USE AND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE, Chapter 6 - LAND DIVISIONS, ARTICLE 2 - PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT, 6.2.020 - Types of PUD's and general process of consideration. History: not indicated.