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ORDINANCE NS-1041 AM_ENDING THE SANTA A/~A <br />MUNICIPAL CODE BY ADDING SECTION 33-47 <br />RELATING TO THE DEDICATION AND IMPROVEMENT <br />OF CITY STREETS. <br /> <br /> WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Santa Ana desires <br />to establish a more complete, equitable and uniform method for <br />the provision of the dedication and improvements of the public <br />streets and ways of the City of Santa Ana; and <br /> <br /> WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Santa Ana has <br />determined that street dedications and the installation of public <br />improvements should be a condition of the issuance of certain <br />types of building permits in order to insure the future develop- <br />ment of the City of Santa Ana and, therefore, enhance the general <br />welfare of the people of the City of Santa Ana; <br /> <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SANTA ANA <br />DOES ORDAIN AS FOLLOWS: <br /> <br /> SECTION 1: That Article II of Chapter 33 of the Santa Ana <br />Municipal Code is hereby amended by adding Section 33-47 thereto <br />to read in words and figures, as follows: <br /> <br />Sec. 33-47. <br /> <br />Street Dedications and Public Improvements Re- <br />quired pursuant to the Issuance of a Permit for <br />Building Construction. <br /> <br />(a) <br /> <br />No building permit shall be issued for the erection, <br />construction, enlargement, or structural alteration of <br />any building or structure in the City of Santa Ana <br />which work exceeds 500 square feet of floor area, until <br />the owner of the work site first dedicates for public <br />use the street right of way and other easements desig- <br />nated as necessary pursuant to Sections 41-699 through <br />41-749 of the Santa Ana Municipal Code on "select system <br />of streets" or on any public street less than 60 feet <br />in width. <br /> <br />(b) <br /> <br />Any owner, lessee or agent thereof who constructs or <br />causes to be constructed any building or structure, or <br />enlarges or structurally alters any building or struc- <br />ture, which work performed exceeds said 500 square feet <br />of floor area, shall also construct, or cause to be <br />constructed, sidewalks, curbs and gutters, pavement, <br />driveway approaches and necessary drainage facilities. <br />Any existing sidewalks that are broken or deteriorated <br />shall be replaced as set forth herein. <br /> <br />(c) <br /> <br />Ail public improvements required under this section <br />shall be designed and constructed in accordance with <br />the standards of the Department of Public Works of the <br />City of Santa Ana. <br /> <br />(d) <br /> <br />The Director of Public Works may require that plans <br />be prepared by a registered Civil Engineer showing line <br />and grade of the public improvements required to be <br />constructed by this section. When such plans are <br /> <br /> <br />