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10.40.010 Plan Required.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 179690, effective November 18, 2005.)

A. The responsible party shall submit an erosion, sediment and pollutant control plan for permitted development projects to the Director for review if:

1. The disturbance area is 500 square feet or greater in area; or

2. The disturbance area is in a special site (see Section 10.30.030 A. for definition).

B. An erosion, sediment, and pollutant control plan is not required for work that does not require a permit or for planting of trees or other vegetation by hand held tools, unless otherwise required by the terms of a compliance order or land use decision.

C. Where a plan is required, the responsible party shall not commence any development before the Director has approved the proposed plan.