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<br />~ <br /> <br />315 <br /> <br />REL: 3/20/91 <br /> <br />ORDINANCE NO. NS- 2124 <br /> <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF SANTA ANA <br />ADDING ARTICLE XIII TO CHAPTER 36 OF THE <br />SANTA ANA MUNIOIPAL CODE TO ESTABLISH <br />TRANSPORTATION DEMAND MANAGEMENT AND <br />TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM MANAGEMENT <br />REQUIREMENTS FOR DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS <br /> <br />THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SANTA ANA DOES ORDAIN AS <br />FOLLOWS: <br /> <br />SECTION 1: That the Santa Ana Municipal Code is hereby amended <br />by adding an article, to be numbered XIII, to Chapter 36 of said <br />Code, which said article consists of sections numbered 36-600 <br />through 36-613 and reads as follows: <br /> <br />ARTICLE XIII. TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT <br /> <br />Sec. 36-600. Findings. <br /> <br />The city council of the City of Santa Ana hereby finds <br />and determines that: <br /> <br />(a) State law establishing requirements for development <br />of a countywide congestion Management Program (AB 1791) <br />mandates the inclusion of a trip reduction and travel demand <br />management ordinance. <br /> <br />(b) Other transportation demand management (TDM) program <br />requirements have been adopted for the region including <br />Regulation XV and Appendix IV-E Control Measures of the 1991 <br />Air Quality Management Plan (AQMP). <br /> <br /> <br />(c) The Growth Management Plan included in the Revised <br />Traffic Improvement and Growth Management Ordinance (Measure <br />M) requires jurisdictions to promote alternative forms of <br />transportation and overall transportation system efficiency by <br />maximizing use of the existing transportation network through <br />transportation system management (TSM) and transportation <br />demand management (TDM) and calls for the adoption of a TSM <br />ordinance or alternative mitigation to reduce single occupancy <br />automobile travel. <br /> <br />(d) Increased traffic congestion contributes to longer <br />travel times, deterioration in air quality, and inefficient <br />use of the existing transportation system. <br /> <br />1 <br /> <br />-- <br />