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ORDINANCE NO. NS-1195 <br /> <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF <br />SANTA ANA ESTABLISHING REGULATIONS FOR DEDICATION <br />OF LAND, PAYMENT OF FEES, OR BOTH FOR PARK AND <br />RECREATIONAL LAND, BY ADDING ARTICLE VIII ENTITLED <br />"REGULATIONS FOR DEDICATION OF LAND, PAYMENT OF <br />FEES, OR BOTH FOR PARK AND RECREATIONAL LAND," TO <br />CHAPTER 34 ENTITLED "SUBDIVISIONS." <br /> <br /> SECTION l: The Santa Ana Municipal Code is hereby <br />amended by adding an article to Chapter 34 to be numbered <br />Chapter 34, Article VIII, consisting of Sections 34-200 <br />through 34-214. <br /> <br />Sec. 34-200. Purpose. <br /> <br /> This article is enacted pursuant to the authority <br />granted by Sections 11510 and 11546 of the Business and Pro- <br />fessions Code of the State of California. The park and re- <br />creational facilities for which dedication of land and/or the <br />payment of a fee is required by this article are in accordance <br />with the Open Space element of the general plan of the City <br />of Santa Ana as adopted by the City of Santa Ana on November <br />18, 1973 and as amended hereafter from time to time. <br /> <br />Sec. 34-201. Requirements. <br /> <br /> As a condition of approval of final subdivision map, the <br />subdivider shall dedicate land, pay a fee in lieu thereof, or <br />both, at the option of the City, for park and recreational <br />purposes at the time and according to the standards and formu- <br />la contained in this Article. <br /> <br />Sec. 34-202. General Standard. <br /> <br /> It is hereby found and determined that the public interest, <br />convenience, health, welfare and safety require that two (2) <br />acres of property for each thousand persons residing within <br />this city and as may be amended hereafter from time to time <br />be devoted to local park and recreational purposes. <br /> <br /> Sec. 34-203. Definitions. <br />shall have the meanings assigned <br />specifically provided otherwise. <br /> <br />The words used in this Article <br />to them in this section unless <br /> <br />a. Fair Market Value. <br /> <br />"Fair Market Value" shall be: <br /> <br /> (1) The value of the property based upon the assessed <br />value at the time of the filing of the final map modified to <br />equal market value in accordance with current practices of the <br />County Assessor or, <br /> <br /> (2) If either the subdivider or the city objects to <br />such valuation either, or both may, at its own expense, obtain <br />an appraisal of the property by a qualified real estate apprai- <br />ser. Said appraiser is to be approved by the City Council, <br />which appraisal may be accepted by the City Council as "Fair <br />Market Value" if found by the City Council to be reasonable. <br /> <br /> <br />