SUMMIT COUNTY ORDINANCE NO. 915 AN84017 | 11/21/2020 | Ad id: 9-0000638426-01
SUMMIT COUNTY ORDINANCE NO. 915 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE SNYDERVILLE BASIN DEVELOPMENT CODE SECTION 10-4-2.C: WATERSHED PROTECTION PREAMBLE WHEREAS, Utah Code Annotated ("UCA") §17-27a-102(b) provides that counties can enact all ordinances that they consider necessary or appropriate to govern, among other things, setbacks; and, WHEREAS the goal of Chapter 2 of the Snyderville Basin General Plan is Promote sustainable Land Use Planning Principles that preserve Critical Lands, maintain neighborhood character, protect the economic base, prevent sprawl, and provide efficient delivery of services; and WHEREAS, In furtherance of this goal, §10-1-1 of the Snyderville Basin Development Code provides that The Snyderville Basin General Plan was developed to was developed "to ensure that the resort and mountain character of the basin is to be embraced and protected, while suburban development patterns, which erode the unique character of the basin, is discouraged and, to the extent possible, prohibited." and, WHEREAS it is imperative that the public health and environment be protected from potential adverse effects from onsite wastewater disposal within the boundaries of the Snyderville Basin; and WHEREAS the Department most qualified to protect the public health and environment from potential adverse effects from onsite septic systems is the Summit County Health Department; and WHEREAS "The Utah Administrative Code, Rule R317-4 Onsite Wastewater Systems." was created by the State of Utah, is intended for use by the Counties when reviewing septic systems and represents best practices in design and installation of septic systems; and WHEREAS the Snyderville Basin Planning Commission held a public hearing on September 22, 2020; and WHEREAS the Snyderville Basin Planning Commission recommended adoption of the amended sections of the Snyderville Basin Development Code on September 22, 2020; and WHEREAS the Summit County Council held a public hearing on November 9, 2020; and, NOW, THEREFORE, the County Council of the County of Summit, State of Utah, ordains as follows: Section 1. SNYDERVILLE BASIN DEVELOPMENT CODE The Snyderville Basin Development Code is amended as depicted in Exhibit A. Section 2. Effective Date. This Ordinance shall take effect immediately after publication. Enacted this _9th_ day of __November__, 2020. ATTEST: ____________________ Kent Jones, Summit County Clerk APPROVED AS TO FORM _____________________ David L. Thomas Chief Civil Deputy Councilmember Carson __aye______ Councilmember Robinson __aye______ Councilmember Wright __aye______ Councilmember Armstrong __aye______ Councilmember Clyde __aye______ PUBLISHED IN THE PARK RECORD ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2020.