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File #: O-16-6   
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 1/20/2016 In control: City Council
Final action: 4/4/2016
Enactment date: 4/22/2016 Enactment #: O-2016-006
Title: C/S Amending The Albuquerque Traffic Code To Update ? 6-6-2-4 Required Street Trees To Establish Standards That Enhance, Improve And Maintain The Quality Of The Public Environment (Benton, by request)
Attachments: 1. O-6, 2. O-6 Approved Committee Substitute, 3. CS O-6Enacted
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
4/22/2016 City Clerk Published  Action details
4/22/2016 Mayor Signed by the Mayor  Action details
4/13/2016 City Council Sent to Mayor for Signature  Action details
4/4/2016 City Council PassedPass Action details
3/21/2016 City Council Accepted with a recommendation Do Pass, As Substituted  Action details
3/16/2016 Land Use, Planning, and Zoning Committee Sent to Council with a recommendation of Do Pass, as SubstitutedPass Action details
3/16/2016 Land Use, Planning, and Zoning Committee SubstitutedPass Action details
2/10/2016 Land Use, Planning, and Zoning Committee PostponedPass Action details
1/20/2016 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
1/20/2016 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY-SECOND COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. C/S O-16-6 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Isaac Benton, by request



ORDINANCE
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C/S Amending The Albuquerque Traffic Code To Update ? 6-6-2-4 Required Street Trees To Establish Standards That Enhance, Improve And Maintain The Quality Of The Public Environment (Benton, by request)
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AMENDING THE ALBUQUERQUE TRAFFIC CODE TO UPDATE ? 6-6-2-4 REQUIRED STREET TREES TO ESTABLISH STANDARDS THAT ENHANCE, IMPROVE AND MAINTAIN THE QUALITY OF THE PUBLIC ENVIRONMENT.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
SECTION 1. THE TRAFFIC CODE: REQUIRED STREET TREES REGULATIONS IS HEREBY AMENDED BY REPLACING THE TEXT IN ? 6-6-2-4 REQUIRED STREET TREES REGULATIONS AS SHOWN BELOW.
? 6-6-2-4 REQUIRED STREET TREES
(1) Required Street Trees.
(a) All applicants for building permits for construction of a new building or building addition of over 200 square feet shall submit a street tree plan for those parts of the lot abutting a major street, a major local street, or another street where street trees are required.
(b) Any person who constructs a new building addition of over 200 square feet or who paves a parking lot or required off-street parking area for apartments and/or non-residential development on a lot abutting a major street, a major local street, or another street where street trees are required shall plant street trees according to a street tree plan approved by the Mayor. Such planting shall occur no later than 30 days after the completion of construction and shall occur before final inspection as required in the Building Code.
(c) Street trees shown on an approved street tree plan and required to meet the requirements of ?14-16-3-10(H) shall be maintained alive and healthy. Maintenance and trimming of street trees and replacement of dead trees are the responsibility of ...

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