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Recent Ordinances

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

Ordinance 848 An Urgency Ordinance Authorizing the Town Manager to Establish and Issue Temporary Outdoor Permits to Allow Restaurants and Other Businesses to Provide Outdoor Dining and Curbside Pickup and Waiving Any Applicant Fees in the Town’s Review Process.

Ordinance 847 An Ordinance Providing for the Termination of the Marin Telecommunications Agency and Repealing the Telecommunications Ordinance Codified in Chapter 13.12 of the Town Code.

Ordinance 846 An Ordinance Amending Section 8.72.070 (Disposable Cup Charge) of Chapter 8.72 (Regulating Single-Use Foodware) of Title 8 of the Fairfax Municipal Code.

Ordinance 845 An Ordinance Incorporating the Requirements for a Hill Area Residential Development Overlay Zone Permit into the Multiple-Family Residential Senior-Residential Zone (Town Code Chapter 17.090), the Planned Development PDD District (Town Code Chapter 17.112), The Upland Residential UR-7 and UR-10 Zones (Town Code Chapter 17.124) and the Single-Family Residential Master Plan SF-RMP District (Town Code Chapter 17.116), and Amending the Hill Area Residential Development Overlay Zone (Town Code Chapter 17.072)

Ordinance 844 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 17.048 of the Town of Fairfax Town Code Relating to Residential Accessory Dwelling Units and Junior Accessory Dwelling Units and Determining the Ordinance to be Exempt from CEQA.

Ordinance 843 An Urgency Ordinance Amending 17.048 of the Town of Fairfax Town Code Relating to Residential Accessory Dwelling Units and Junior Accessory Dwelling Units and Determining the Ordinance to be Exempt From CEQA.

Ordinance 842 An Ordinance Amending Chapters 8.04 and 8.06 of the Town of Fairfax Municipal Code, Adopting by Reference the 2019 Californial Fire Code, Portions of the 2018 International Fire Code, and Appendix A of the 2018 International Wildland-Urban Interface Code, With Certain Additions, Insertions, Deletions and Changes Thereto.

Ordinance 841 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 15.01 of the Town of Fairfax Municipal Code and Adopting by Reference the 2019 California Building Standards Code, California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Parts 1,2,2.5,3,4,5,6,8,10,11 and 12, Which Consists of the California Administrative, Building, Residential, Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, Energy, Historical Building, Existing Building, Green Building Standards, and Referenced Standards Codes, and Adopting the 2018 Edition of the International Property Maintenance Code Together with Certain Additions, Insertions, Deletions and Changes Thereto.

Ordinance 840 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 8.68 of the Town Municipal Code Regarding Smartmeters and Related Equipment to Extend the Prohibition of the Installation of Smartmeters.

Ordinance 839 An Ordinance Amending Chapter 3.20 of the Fairfax Municipal Code Authorizing the Levy of a Special Tax to Finance Municipal Services

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  [small cell devices a.k.a. 5G].

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]

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