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LINCOLN COUNTY CODE
"TITLE 17 - ZONING"
Sections:
17.01 - GENERAL PROVISIONS
17.02 - DISTRICTS AND BOUNDARIES
17.03 - NON-CONFORMING USES
17.04 - AMENDMENTS
17.05 - ADMINISTRATION AND ENFORCEMENT
17.06 - RESERVED
17.07 - OFFICIAL MAP
February 18, 2020
Lincoln County Land Services
27234 SR 25 N
Davenport, WA 99122
(509) 725-7911
Chapter 17.01
GENERAL PROVISIONS
Sections.
17.01.010 Finding.
17.01.020 Repealer.
17.01.030 Effective date of title.
17.01.040 Short title.
17.01.050 Definitions.
17.01.055 Administrative Permits
17.01.056 Commercial Communication Towers
17.01.060 Temporary asphalt and crushing plants.
17.01.065 Wineries, Breweries & Distilleries
17.01.066 Recreational Vehicles and Camping Units
17.01.067 Manufactured/Mobile Homes
17.01.070 Off-street parking and loading - Signs - Retaining structures
17.01.075 Cannabis related uses
17.01.080 Scope.
17.01.090 Severability.
17.01.100 Fees.
17.01.010 Finding.
The adoption of this title is in the interests of public health, safety and the general welfare of all
the citizens of Lincoln County. It is necessary for the implementation of the Lincoln County
comprehensive plan and complies with the provisions and objectives of Chapter 36.70 RCW as
now or hereafter amended.
17.01.020 Repealer.
All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with this title or inconsistent with the provisions
of this title, are hereby repealed to the extent necessary to give this title full force and effect.
17.01.030 Effective date of title.
This title and all of its provisions shall be in full force and effective immediately upon adoption
and signing by the Lincoln County board of county commissioners (BOCC).
17.01.040 Short title.
This title shall be known and may be cited and referred to as the "Lincoln County zoning code."
17.01.050 Definitions.
"Accessory" means a subordinate building, the use of which is incidental to the use of the
principal building on the same lot.
"Administrative Adjustment" means providing relief of certain development requirements to
help provide flexibility in the administration of this title. Prior to granting any relief, it must be
demonstrated to the planning director that granting such relief will not negatively impact
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adjacent properties or the public health, safety or general welfare of the community or be in
conflict with the comprehensive plan or the intent and purpose of this title. Also, prior to
granting any relief for setback requirements, the planning director will consult with the county
building official and if determined necessary, the adjacent property owner(s) will have an
opportunity to comment on the request for relief.
"Administrative Official" means the planning services director or his duly authorized
representative.
"Administrative Permit" a permit issued by Land Services; required for certain uses allowed
within this code.
"Agriculture" means the tilling of the soil, the raising of crops, the gathering and harvesting of
native plants, horticulture, viticulture, floriculture, apiary, livestock farming, dairying, animal
feeding operations, animal husbandry, composting associated with the primary agricultural use,
land application of soil amendments or agricultural waste at agronomic rates, and farm
oriented storage for commercial value. (Synonymous with farming or ranching)
"Amendment" means a change in the wording, context or substance of this title or change in
the zone boundaries upon the zoning map, which said map is a part of this title when adopted
by the board of county commissioners.
"Animal Feeding Operation" (AFO) means a commercial lot or facility where animals have been,
are, or will be stabled or confined and fed or maintained for a total of 45 days or more in any 12
month period; and, where crops, vegetation forage growth or post-harvest residues are not
sustained over any portion of the lot or facility in the normal growing season and as further
defined in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), currently 40 CFR 122.
"Animal Feeding Operation, Concentrated" (CAFO) means a commercial animal feeding
operation where more than 1,000 animal units are confined at the facility and as further
defined in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and regulated as a CAFO by the Washington
State department of ecology.
"Apartment House/Multi-Family Dwelling" means any building or portion thereof, which is
designed, built, rented, leased, let or hired out to be occupied or which is occupied as the home
or residence of three or more families living independently of each other and doing their own
cooking in the said building and shall include flats and apartments.
"Automobile Wrecking, Dismantling, Salvage or Junk Yard" means a place used for the storage
and/or sale of used automobile parts or other salvage materials and for the storage,
dismantling, sorting, cleaning or baling of wrecked automobiles, trucks, trailers, machinery and
other discarded or salvage materials. This type of business requires a conditional use permit
and public hearing before the hearing examiner.
"Bed and Breakfast Inn" means a structure designed for and occupied as a single-family
residence with not more than five guestrooms used to provide temporary traveler
accommodations and meals for a fee.
"Best Management Practices (BMP)" means systems of practices, schedules of activities,
prohibitions, maintenance procedures and management measures that prevent or minimize
adverse impacts to the environment.
"Binding Site Plan" means a drawing to a scale which: (a) identifies and shows the areas and
locations of all streets, roads, improvements, utilities, open spaces and any other matters
specified by Lincoln County requirements, pursuant to Title 16; (b) contains inscriptions or
attachments setting forth such appropriate limitations and conditions for the use of the land as
are established by the County; and (c) contains provisions making any development be in
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