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New Ordinances List

  The following are ordinances passed by the City Council that may be incorporated into the West Covina Municipal Code during the next supplement. You may view the full text of the ordinance by clicking on the ordinance number.



 No.  Adopted  Subject
 2455 05/21/2019   Approving Zone Change No. 19-01 To Change the Zoning For The Property At 1904 W. Pacific Lane From "Single Family Residential "(R-1) To "Multiple Family 20" (MF -20)
 2454 04/02/2019  Amending Section 2-151 Of The West Covina Municipal Code, Regarding The Appointment Powers Of the City Manager 
 2453 11/20/2018  Amending Section 22-183.2 ("Vending Automobiles, Wagons, or Stands") Of Article V of Chapter 22 of the Municipal Code to Regulations For Sidewalk Vendors 
2452 01/15/2019 Amending Chapter 15 Regarding Requiring Registration, Maintenance and Security of Properties in Foreclosure. 
2451 12/18/2018 Amending Section 22-183.2 of Article V of Chapter 22 Regarding Regulations for Sidewalk Vendors.
2450 12/18/2018

Amending Article XV of Chapter 26 Regarding the Downtown Plan and Code Parking Standards. 

 2449 02/19/2019  Amending Division 11 Of Article XII of Chapter 26 Of The Municipal Code to Amend Setback And Location Related Zoning Regulations Applicable To Accessory Dwelling Units 
 2448  03/19/2019  Repealing And Reenacting Section 19-1 Of Article 1 of Chapter 19 Of the Municipal Code Related To Standards For City Streets And Construction
2447 12/18/2018

Amending Article XVI of Chapter 7 Regarding Waste Reduction, Reuse and Recycling of Construction and Demolition Debris

 09/18/2018 Authorizing the Mayor and Finance Director to be the Authorized Signatures on All City Warrants, Invoices, and Checks
Amending Section 2-21 of Article II of Chapter 2 regarding the Mayor Selection Process
 08/21/2018 Amending the Downtown Plan and Code



Amend Chapter 2 of Municipal Code regarding the Positions of the Elected City Clerk and City Treasurer

2441  06/19/2018 Amending Chapter 26 of Municipal Code regarding Zoning Regulations for Accessory Dwelling Units
2440  07/03/2018 Adding Section 2-402.5 ("Independent Expenditures") to Article VIII ("Campaign Contributions") of the Municipal Code



Repealing and Replacing Chapter 8 - Civil Defense and Emergencies



Approving Code Amendment No. 14-05 to Amend Code Related to Entitlements and Processing



Amending Chapter 2, Article VII of the Municipal Code Relating to Purchases and Sales



Fire Alarm Systems - Amending the Municipal Code with Addition of a Chapter 4.5



Police Alarm Systems - Amending the Municipal Code with Addition of a Chapter 4



Unlawful Camping and Storage of Personal Property in Public Places



Urgency Ordinance - Unlawful Camping and Storage of Personal Property in Public Places



Amending Chapter 26, Article VII of the West Covina Municipal Code Relating to Signs



Establishing Community-Based Safety Requirements on Model Aircraft Operation and Drones



Establishing Speed Limits on Rowland, Lark Ellen, Azusa, Vine, Glendora, Citrus, Workman



Approving Zone Change No. 17-01, Related to the Updating of Two Parcels Within the City



Implementing By-District Elections Per Chapter 2 Article II Division 1 Section 2.20 of Code



Adding New Section 22-131 - Speed Limits of Certain Streets



Amending Chapter 10, Article II, Relating to Permits for the Public Display of Fireworks



Adding Article XVIII to Chapter 7 Titled "Permit Process for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations"



Repealing Section 15-19 - Sex Offender Residency Restrictions



Repealing Section 15-19 - Sex Offender Residency Restrictions



Approving Code Amendment No. 16-07, Related to Off-Sale Alcohol Uses



Amending Code pertaining to Meetings and Rules of Procedure



Approving Code Amendment No. 17-01 related to Accessory Dwelling Units



Amending Sections of the Fireworks Code 



Amending Sections of Code Prohibiting Smoking in Public Parks & Places



Approving Code Amend. No. 14-04 related to Inst. Tasting of Alcoholic Beverages



Amending Code relating to Campaign Contributions



Establishing By-District Election of Council Members



Approving Code Amendment No. 16-01 to Adopt the Downtown Plan and Code



Approving Zone Change No. 16-01 to Change Zoning Desig. on Properties in the Downtown Area



Declaring the Use of Sunset Field as a Public Park is Discontinued and Abandoned



Repealing Chapter 6 of Code and Adopting Title 10 of LA County Code relating to Animal Control

2303 12/06/2016

Removal of Ordinance No. 2212 and Moving the General Municipal Elections 

2302  11/15/2016

Adoption of 2016 California Building & Fire Codes

2301  10/18/2016

Removal of Commissioners 

2300  10/04/2016

Offsite Storage of Vehicles by Automobile Dealerships 

2299  09/20/2016

Marijuana Cultivation and Other Related Issues

2298 10/04/2016 

Continuation of City Treasurer Practices

2297  06/21/2016

Special Election - Sunset Field

2295  04/19/2016

City Officer Election Recounts

2294  04/05/2016

Penalties for Improper Use of Fireworks

2293  03/01/2016

Amending Article II of Chapter 25 - Vehicles for Hire

2292   03/01/2016 

Approving Code Amendment No. 15-01 - Water Efficient Landscaping


Mayor Selection Process



Approving Zone Change No. 14-01



Prohibit Cultivation of Marijuana



Registration, Maintenance & Security of Properties in Foreclosure



Standards for Development Impact Fees



City Officer Election Recounts



Approvals for Operation of Adult Oriented Businesses



Amending Chapter 26 (Zoning) - Adult Oriented Businesses



Adding Section 15-19 - Sex Offender Residency Restrictions



Adding Section 15-19 - Sex Offender Residency Restrictions




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