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File #: 22-0034    Version: 1 Name: 1/18/22 Summary Publication - Ordinance to Amend Sections 5.22.3(Storm Water Management and Soil Erosion) and 5.29.6(Site Plans) of Chapter 55 (Unified Development Code) of Title V of the code of The City of Ann Arbor
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 1/18/2022 In control: City Council
On agenda: 1/18/2022 Final action: 1/18/2022
Enactment date: 1/18/2022 Enactment #: R-22-011
Title: Resolution Authorizing Summary Publication of Ordinance 21-37 - An Ordinance to Amend Sections 5.22.3 (Storm Water Management and Soil Erosion) and 5.29.6 (Site Plans) of Chapter 55 (Unified Development Code) of Title V of the code of The City of Ann Arbor - Amendments to Storm Water Management and Soil Erosion and Site Plans
Related files: 21-1412
Title
Resolution Authorizing Summary Publication of Ordinance 21-37 - An Ordinance to Amend Sections 5.22.3 (Storm Water Management and Soil Erosion) and 5.29.6 (Site Plans) of Chapter 55 (Unified Development Code) of Title V of the code of The City of Ann Arbor - Amendments to Storm Water Management and Soil Erosion and Site Plans
Memorandum
The attached resolution authorizes the summary publication of Ordinance No. 21-37, which was approved by City Council on January 3, 2022. The City Charter allows summary publication of ordinances that are in excess of 500 words in length. Approval of this resolution will reduce cost of publishing due to the size of the ordinance.
Staff
Prepared By: Matt Kowalski, City Planner
Reviewed By: Brett Lenart, Planning Manager
Derek Delacourt, Community Services Area Administrator
Approved By: Milton Dohoney Jr., Interim City Administrator
Body
RESOLVED, That the publication of Ordinance No. 21-37 shall be made by the following summary:

Ordinance No. 21-37 amends Sections 5.22.3 and 5.29.6 of Chapter 55 (Unified Development Code) of Title V of The Code of The City of Ann Arbor.

The amendments to Section 5.29.6(Site Plans) amend regulations in the following ways:
o In lieu of the current text of the UDC, the ordinance includes a table, which provides a matrix where a user can either start with the type of development activity or the use of the property and learn the required level of review.
o The ordinance establishes that only those uses described in the table require site plan review, and all other activity may be conducted through the building/zoning permit process.
o Change of approval level from City Council to City Planning Commission for site plans that are NOT associated with a rezoning petition.
o Building additions 300 square feet and less will be exempt from site plan review. All projects that do not require a site plan will be subject to zoning review during the Building Permit review process. Currently, any...

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