City of Santa Monica
California

Staff Report
4050

Introduction and First Reading of an Ordinance Amending Article VIII of the Santa Monica Municipal Code to Adopt Local Amendments to the 2019 California Green Building Standards Code Relating to Electric Vehicle Parking Requirements for Newly Constructed Buildings

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Department:City Attorney's Office, AdministrationSponsors:
Category:07. Ordinances

Recommended Action

Recommended Action 

Staff recommends that the City Council introduce for first reading the attached ordinance that adopts Santa Monica local amendments to the 2019 California Green Building Standards Code to support increased access to electric vehicle charging.

Staff Report Body

Executive Summary 

At its meeting on February 25, 2020, the City Council introduced for first reading an ordinance adopting Santa Monica local amendments to the 2019 California Greet Building Standards Code to support increased access to electric vehicle charging.  In preparing for second reading and adoption of the ordinance, the City Attorney’s Office discovered that the version of the proposed ordinance posted with the agenda for the February 25, 2020, City Council meeting did not include strike outs of language being removed from the existing municipal code sections.  Therefore, the City Attorney’s Office is returning the ordinance for introduction for first reading.  The changes made by the City Council at the February 25, 2020 meeting have been incorporated into the proposed ordinance.