Recent Ordinances

The Town Code contains the ordinances (laws) of the Town and is updated every several months as new ordinances are adopted by our Town Council.  Below are the most recently adopted ordinances.

Ordinance 838 An Ordinance Adding Chapter 8.72 to Title 8 of the Fairfax Municipal Code, Regulating Single-Use Foodware.

Ordinance 837 An Ordinance Adding Sections 17.020.130, (“Time Limits: Extensions”) for Design Review, 17.032.100 (Time Limits; Extensions”) For Conditional Use Permits 17.040.100 (“Incomplete Discretionary Permit Applications”), and Amending Sections 17.028.090 (“Lapse; Renewal: Term”) For Variances and Consolidating and Revising Sections 17.072.140 and 17.072.150 (“Expiration” and  “Extension”) For The Hill Area Residential Development Overlay Zone.

Ordinance 836 An Ordinance Amending Sections 8.44.010 (Findings of Purpose), 8.44.020 (Definitions) and 8.44.210 (Requirements and Prohibitions) of Chapter 8.44 of Title 8 of the Fairfax Municipal Code to Prohibit the Sale of Flavored Tobacco Products.

Ordinance 835 An Ordinance Amending Fairfax Municipal Code, Division II, Chapter 5.56, Entitled “Cannabis Businesses,” to Regulate Commercial Cannabis Businesses Within the Town of Fairfax.

Ordinance 834 An Ordinance Amending and Restating Fairfax Municipal Code, Title 17 (“Zoning”), Chapter 17.110 (Medical Marijuana Dispensaries”) and Repealing Article III (“Medical Marijuana Cultivation”) of Chapter 17.138, to Adopt Zoning Standards and Restrictions for Commercial Cannabis Uses and Cannabis Cultivation for Personal Use.

Ordinance 833 An Ordinance Consolidating Titles 19 and 20 (“Telecommunications”) of the Fairfax Municipal Code into a Revised Title 19 Which Establishes Uniform and Comprehensive Regulations for Wireless Telecommunications Facilities.

Ordinance 832 An Ordinance Amending Fairfax Municipal Code Chapter 17.008 (‘Definitions’), Chapter 17.016 (‘Nonconforming Uses and Structures’), and Chapter 17.136 (‘Floor Area’) of the Fairfax Municipal Code, Title 17 (‘Zoning’), to Limit Maximum Floor Area for Single Family Residential and Duplex Properties and to Revise the Standard for  Determining Whether a Legal Nonconforming Structure is More Than 50% Destroyed.

Ordinance No. 831 An Ordinance Amending Fairfax Municipal Code, Chapter 1.12 Regarding Abatement of Public Nuisances.

Ordinance No. 830 An Ordinance Adding Chapter 5.55, Entitled “Mandatory Mediation for Rental Increases” to Fairfax Municipal Code Title 5, Requiring Mediation for Rental Increases Exceeding Five Percent.

Ordinance No. 829 An Ordinance Adding Chapter 5.54, Entitled “Just Cause Evictions” to Fairfax Municipal Code Title 5, Requiring Cause to Terminate a Residential Tenancy.

Ordinance No. 828 An Urgency Ordinance Enacted Pursuant to California Government Code Section 36937 Adding Chapter 5.54 Entitled “Just Cause Evictions” to Fairfax Municipal Code Title 5, Requiring Cause to Terminate a Residential Tenancy.

Ordinance No.827 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 17.112 PDD Planned Development District Zone

Ordinance No.819 An Urgency Ordinance Enacting Title 20 (“Telecommunications”) of the Fairfax Municipal Code to Establish New Regulations for Wireless Telecommunication Facilities [small cell devices a.k.a. 5G]

Ordinance No.820 An Urgency Interim Zoning Ordinance Adopted Pursuant to Government Code Section 65858 Extending for a Period of One Year Until October 31, 2019 the Temporary Moratorium in all Zoning Districts on the Establishment, Creation or Expansion of any and all Commercial Cannabis Uses, with Exceptions, Pending the Completion of Studies and the Preparation of an Update to the Town’s Municipal and Zoning Codes

Ordinance No.821 An Urgency Interim Zoning Ordinance Adopted Pursuant to the Government Code Section 65858 Establishing a Temporary Moratorium on Housing Development Projects in the Planned Development District (PDD) Zone, Chapter 17.112 of the Fairfax Municipal Code, Pending Preparation of an Update to the Town’s Municipal and Zoning Codes.

Ordinance No.822 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 8.36 (“Trees”) of the Town Code.

Ordinance No.823 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 3.36 (“Public Bidding”) of the Fairfax Town Code to Increase Contract Award Limits Per the Uniform Public Construction Cost Accounting Act.

Ordinance No.824 An Urgency Interim Zoning Ordinance Adopted Pursuant to Government Code Section 65858 Extending for a Period of Ten (10) Months and Fifteen (15)Days the Temporary Moratorium of Housing Development Projects in the Planned Development District (PDD) Zone, Chapter 17.112 of the Fairfax Municipal Code, Pending Preparation of an Update to the Town’s Municipal and Zoning Codes.

Ordinance No.825 An Ordinance to Permit Certain Medical Marijuana Dispensaries to Conduct Adult-Use Cannabis Deliveries.

Ordinance No.826 An Ordinance Adding Chapter 5.56 Entitled “Cannabis Businesses” to the Fairfax Municipal Code, Title 5 (“Business Taxes, Licenses and Regulations”), Division II (“Specific Business Regulations”) to Establish Regulations for  Certain Medical Marijuana Dispensaries to Conduct Adult-Use Cannabis Deliveries.

Resolution 18-40 A Resolution Adopting Permit Application Requirements and Terms for Certain Medical Marijuana Dispensaries to Conduct Retail Deliveries of Adult-Use Cannabis.

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