Zoning Code

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Zoning Code (updated April 2019)

Article 1: Zoning Code Applicability

Article 2: Zoning Districts & Allowable Land Uses

  • Chapter 106.20 through 106.28 (PDF)
    • Chapter 106.20.020 Zoning Districts
    • Chapter 106.22: Development and Land Use Approval Requirements
    • Chapter 106.24: Residential and Open Space Zoning Districts
    • Chapter 106.26: Commercial and Industrial Zoning Districts 
    • Chapter 106.28: Special Purpose and Overlay Zoning Districts

Article 3: Site Planning & Project Design Standards

  • Chapter 106.30 through 106.39 (PDF)
  • Chapter 106.30: Standards for all Development and Land Uses
    • Building and Site Security
    • Creekside Development and Flood Hazard Mitigation
    • Fences and Walls
    • Height Limits and Exceptions
    • Outdoor Lighting
    • Performance Standards
    • Screening
    • Setback Requirements and Exceptions
    • Solid Waste and Recyclable Materials Storage
    • Undergrounding of Utilities
  • Chapter 106.31.030: Residential Project Design 
  • Chapter 106.31.040: Commercial Project Design 
  • Chapter 106.31.050: Large-Scale Retail and Retail Center Design
  • Chapter 106.31.060: Specific Commercial Uses
  • Chapter 106.31.070: Industrial Project Design
  • Chapter 106.32: Affordable Housing Incentives
  • Chapter 106.34: Landscaping Standards
  • Chapter 106.35: Outdoor Lighting
  • Chapter 106.36: Parking and Loading 
  • Chapter 106.38: Signs
  • Chapter 106.39:Tree Preservation and Protection

Article 4: Standards for Specific Land Uses

  • Chapter 106.40 through 106.44 (PDF)
  • Chapter 106.40: Adult-Oriented Business Regulations (PDF)
  • Chapter 106.42: Standards for Specific Land Uses (PDF)
    • Alcoholic Beverage Sale
    • Animal Keeping
    • Condominiums
    • Condominium Conversions
    • Convenience Stores
    • Drive-Through Facilities
    • Home Occupations
    • Live/Work and Work/Live Units
    • Marijuana Dispensaries, Deliveries, and Businesses
    • Mixed Use Projects
    • Mobile Homes and Mobile Home Parks
    • Multi-Family and Group Quarters Projects
    • Outdoor Displays and Sales
    • Outdoor Storage
    • Residential Accessory Uses and Structures
    • Second Dwelling Units
    • Single-Family Dwellings
    • Small Lot Housing Product Projects
    • Smoking Paraphernalia Establishments
    • Substance Abuse Treatment Clinics
    • Temporary Uses
  • Chapter 106.44: Telecommunications Facilities (PDF)

Article 5: Special Planning Area Development Standards

  • Chapter 106.50 Special Planning Areas (PDF)
    • Antelope Commons
    • Antelope Crossing
    • Auburn Boulevard Corridor
    • Auburn Boulevard - Van Maren Lane
    • Auburn Oaks Court
    • Camden Place
    • Citrus Heights Civic Center
    • Citrus Heights Community
    • Greenback Woods
    • 5555 Mariposa Residential
    • Mitchell Farms
    • Oak Avenue - Wachtel
    • San Juan Avenue
    • Stock Ranch
    • Sylvan Road - Woodside Drive
    • Verner Avenue

Article 6: Planning Permit Procedures

  • Chapter 106.60 through 106.66 (PDF)
    • Permit Application Filing and Processing
    • Permit Review and Decisions
    • Permit Implementation, Time Limits, and Extensions
    • Reasonable Accommodation
    • Exceptions to Sign Regulations

Article 7: Zoning Code Administration

Article 8: Glossary

Purchasing Copies

Copies of the Zoning Code may be purchased from the Planning Department for $25 for a hard copy and $15 for a CD version. For Zoning Code questions, please contact the Planning Division at 916-727-4740.