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About the Municipal Code
The Chino Hills Municipal Code represents the most current regulations adopted by the City.The document is a compilation of ordinances of the City.Following adoption by the City Council, ordinances of a general and permanent nature are codified into the Municipal Code. Codification is completed quarterly.
This Code guides how the City is governed and is updated as the City grows and changes. Ordinances that have been adopted, but have not yet been codified, are available by clicking on the links below:
Ordinance No. 292 - An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Chino Hills, California, Amending Various Chapters of the Chino Hills Municipal Code to Update the Definition, Development Standards, References, and Permissible Zoning Districts for Religious Institutions and Public Assembly Uses and Finding Municipal Code Amendment 15MCA02 Exempt from Review Under the California Environmental Quality Act
Ordinance No. 330 - An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Chino Hills, California, Amending the Chino Hills Municipal Code Title 2 (Administration and Personnel) to Amend Section 2.08.060 (Powers and Duties), Section 2.08.080 (Departmental Cooperation), 2.12.020 (Compensation), and 2.12.030 (Functions)
Ordinance No. 331 - An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Chino Hills, California, Amending Section 15.04.020 of the Chino Hills Municipal Code to Amend Section 18.104.22.168 of the 2016 California Building Code to Establish the Planning Commission as the Local Appeals Board and Housing Appeals Board; to Amend Section 22.214.171.124, Designating the Planning Commission as the Appeals Board and Section R111.3 of the 2016 California Residential Code to Authorize the City Building Official to Remove and/or Disconnect Utility Service when the Health, Safety and Welfare Has or Will be Endangered by Violations of the Chino Hills Municipal Code; Amending Section 8.12.020 to Expressly Provide that Illegal Grow Houses and/or Marijuana Grow Houses are a Public Nuisance; Adding a New Chapter 15.18 to Address the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings; and to Repeal Urgency Ordinance No. 328u upon the Effective Date of this Ordinance
Ordinance No. 332 - An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Chino Hills, California, Amending the Chino Hills Municipal Code, Title 13, Chapter 13.05.100 Retroactive Adjustments, to Bring the Time Period for Retroactive Adjustments Into Conformity with California Code of Civil Procedure Section 338(A)
Ordinance No. 334 - An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Chino Hills, California, Amending Chino Hills Municipal Code Section 3.40.120 to Adopt a Provision to Annually Automatically Adjust the General Facilities Fee and Parks and Recreation Fee Consistent With the Price Index Factor Pursuant to and in Accordance With Government Code Section 66000 Et Seq, to Make Five-Year Findings Required by Government Code Section 66001 Regarding Unexpended Traffic, Water, Sewer, Storm Drain, Parks and Recreation, and General City Facilities Fee Funds, to Find That Each of Such Fees Complies With Chapter 3.40 and Appropriately Mitigates Impacts of New Development Projects and to Determine This Project is Exempt From Review Under the California Environmental Quality Act
Ordinance No. 333 - An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Chino Hills, California, Amending Title 16 of the Chino Hills Municipal Code, Chapter 16.10 Residential Districts and Chapter 16.20 Planned Development District to Establish Time Limits for the Use of Residential Design Review Approvals and Finding Proposed Municipal Code Amendment 18MCA04 Exempt From Review Under the California Environmental Quality Act to meet State publication requirements
Ordinance No. 335 - An Ordinance Of The City Council Of The City Of Chino Hills, California, Amending Chapter 3.20 Of The Chino Hills Municipal Code To Increase The Informal Bid Limits For Public Contracts Awarded Pursuant To Chapter 3.20 To $200,000, And Authorize The City Manager To Award Such Contracts In An Amount Not-To-Exceed $200,000 And Amend The Authority To Negotiate Contracts, Award Purchase Orders Or Perform Work By City Employees By Force Account On Public Projects In An Amount Not- To-Exceed $60,000
Ordinance No. 336 - An Ordinance Of The City Council Of The City Of Chino Hills, California, Amending Title 16 (Development Code) Of The Chino Hills Municipal Code Section 16.06.070 To Update The Provisions Regulating The Features Allowed To Project Into The Required Property Setbacks And Chapter 16.02 To Update The Definitions Of Terms Referenced In Section 16.06.070 And Determining That The Municipal Code Amendment Is Exempt From Review Under The California Environmental Quality Act