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2015 Ordinances

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 21-2.1 SFCC 1987 TO AMEND EXISTING DEFINITIONS; AMENDING SECTION 21-3 TO DELETE SANTA FE HOMES PROGRAM APPLICABILITY; AMENDING SRECTION 21-4.3 TO CLARIFY THE CONDITIONS OF SERVICE FOR RESIDENTIAL COLLECTION; AMENDING SECTION 21-6 TO CLARIFY CONDITIONS OF SERVICE; AMENDING SECTION 21-7.1 TO CLARIFY THAT NONRESIDENTIAL ESTABLISHMENTS SHALL PAY A SERICE RATE; AND AMENDING EXHIBIT B OF SECTION 21 TO INCREASE RATES FOR RESIDENTIAL CURBSIDE COLLECTION AND FOR COMMERCIAL RECYCLING IN ORDER TO PURCHASE NECESSARY EQUIPMENT TO TRANSITION THE RESIDENTIAL RECYCLING PROGRAM FROM MANUAL TO AUTOMATED COLLECTION.

2015-34 
AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE; CHANGING THE ZONING CLASSIFICATION FOR PROPERTIES COMPRISING AN AREA OF APPROXIMATELY 2.20± ACRES LOCATED NORTH OF AGUA FRIA STREET AND IDENTIFIED AS 2749 AND 2751 AGUA FRIA STREET WITHIN THE CITY OF SANTA FE, SANTA FE COUNTY, STATE OF NEW MEXICO, FROM R-1 (RESIDENTIAL – 1 DWELLING UNIT PER ACRE) TO C-2 (GENERAL COMMERCIAL), AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. ("2749 AND 2751 AGUA FRIA STREET REZONING", CASE #2015-44).

2015-33 
AMENDING SECTION 23-4.13 SFCC 1987 TO INCLUDE THE SOUTHWEST AREA NODE (SWAN) REGIONAL PARK IN THE CITY SPORTS FIELDS.

2015-32 
RELATING TO EARLY VOTING; AMENDING SUBSECTION 9-1.7 SFCC 1987 TO AUTHORIZE THE MUNICIPAL CLERK TO ESTABLISH ALTERNATE EARLY VOTING LOCATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR SUCH LOCATIONS.

2015-31 
AMENDING THE DISTRESS MERCHANDISE SALE LICENSE PROVISIONS, SECTION 18-5.1 SFCC 1987, TO REQUIRE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BE PROVIDED WITH AN APPLICATION FOR A BUSINESS LICENSE; AND TO CLARIFY UNDER WHAT CIRCUMSTANCES A LICENSE WILL BE DENIED.

2015-30 
AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE; CHANGING THE ZONING CLASSIFICATION FOR PROPERTIES COMPRISING AN AREA OF APPROXIMATELY 12.91± ACRES WITHIN A NORTHEASTERLY PORTION OF TRACT 9, LAS SOLERAS AND A PORTION OF RAIL RUNNER ROAD FROM R-21 (RESIDENTIAL – 21 DWELLING UNITS PER ACRE) TO R-6 (RESIDENTIAL – 6 UNITS PER ACRE); AND AN AREA COMPRISING APPROXIMATELY 15.06± ACRES WITHIN A NORTHEASTERLY PORTION OF TRACT 11, LAS SOLERAS AND A PORTION OF RAIL RUNNER ROAD FROM MU (MIXED-USE) TO R-6 (RESIDENTIAL – 6 UNITS PER ACRE); AND AN AREA COMPRISING APPROXIMATELY 3.73± ACRES WITHIN A WESTERLY PORTION OF TRACT 15, LAS SOLERAS AND ALL OF DANCING GROUND ROAD FROM R-12 (RESIDENTIAL – 12 UNITS PER ACRE) TO R-6 (RESIDENTIAL – 6 UNITS PER ACRE); AND AN AREA COMPRISING APPROXIMATELY 0.0095± ACRES WITHIN A NORTHEASTERLY PORTION OF TRACT 12B, LAS SOLERAS FROM R-12 (RESIDENTIAL – 12 UNITS PER ACRE) TO R-6 (RESIDENTIAL – 6 UNITS PER ACRE), AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. ALL PROPOPERTIES AS SHOWN AND DESIGNATED ON PLAT ENTITLED "LOT LINE ADJUSTMENT PLAT PREPARED FOR BECKNER ROAD EQUITIES, INC", RECORDED IN THE OFFICE OF THE COUNTY CLERK OF SANTA FE COUNTY NEW MEXICO ON MARCH 4, 2010 IN PLAT BOOK 714, PAGES 14-26 ("PULTE LAS SOLERAS REZONING", CASE #2014-125).

2015-29 
AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE; CHANGING THE ZONING CLASSIFICATION FROM R-5 (RESIDENTIAL, 5 DWELLING UNITS PER ACRE) TO R-7 (RESIDENTIAL, 7 DWELLING UNITS PER ACRE); APPROVING A PRELIMINARY DEVELOPMENT PLAN; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE WITH RESPECT TO A CERTAIN PARCEL OF LAND COMPRISING 4.25± ACRES LOCATED AT 2180 AND 2184 WEST ALAMEDA ("RIVER TRAIL LOFTS" REZONING CASE NO. 2015-46).

2015-28 
AMENDING SUBSECTION 23-6.2 SFCC 1987 TO PERMIT THE SALE AND CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL AT FORT MARCY BALLPARK FOR THE FIESTA COUNCIL MARIACHI EXTRAVAGANZA CONCERT.

2015-27 
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF 2,263 SQUARE FEET OF REAL PROPERTY LOCATED ADJACENT TO 830 EL CAMINITO STREET AND DESCRIBED AS "AREA OF GAIN" AS SHOWN AND DELINEATED ON A PLAT OF SURVEY ENTITLED, "LOT LINE ADJUSTMENT WORKMAP OF PROPERTY LOCATED AT 830 EL CAMINITO" PREPARED BY PAUL A. ARMIJO, N.M.P.S. NO. 13604, DATED OCTOBER 2, 2014, LYING AND BEING SITUATE WITHIN THE SANTA FE GRANT, PROJECTED SECTION 30, T17N, R9E, N.M.P.M., IN THE CITY AND COUNTY OF SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO.

2015-26 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SUBSECTION 12-6-6.1 OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE UNIFORM TRAFFIC ORDINANCE TO PROHIBIT THE PARKING OF A MOTOR VEHICLE IN A MARKED BICYCLE LANE; MAKING MINOR GRAMMATICAL CHANGES.

2015-25 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 14-2.3(D) SFCC 1987; ESTABLISHING MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS FOR THE PLANNING COMMISSION.

2015-24 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SUBSECTION 11-9.1 SFCC 1987 AND SECTION 18-9 SFCC 1987 TO REQUIRE THAT PRIOR TO AUTHORIZING A REALLOCATION OF PROCEEDS FROM A VOTER-APPROVED GENERAL OBLIGATION BOND OR TAX THAT DEVIATES MATERIALLY FROM THE INFORMATION PROVIDED TO THE ELECTORATE THAT THE GOVERNING BODY AUTHORIZE SUCH REALLOCATION THROUGH THE ADOPTION OF AN ORDINANCE.

2015-23 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CAMPAIGN CODE, SECTION 9.2 SFCC 1987 TO MODIFY THE DEFINITIONS OF "CONTRIBUTION" AND "EXPENDITURE" AND CREATE A DEFINITION FOR "COORDINATED EXPENDITURE"; TO MODIFY PROVISIONS RELATED TO INDEPENDENTLY SPONSORED CAMPAIGN COMMUNICATIONS AND REPORTING; TO MODIFY PROVISIONS RELATED TO THE CONTENTS OF CAMPAIGN FINANCE STATEMENTS; AND TO MAKE SUCH OTHER CHANGES AS ARE NECESSARY TO CLARIFY THE PROVISIONS OF THE CAMPAIGN CODE.

2015-22 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE PUBLIC CAMPAIGN FINANCE CODE, SECTION 9-3 SFCC 1987 TO MODIFY THE DEFINITIONS OF "CONTRIBUTION" AND "EXPENDITURE" AND CREATE A DEFINITION FOR "COORDINATED EXPENDITURE"; TO MODIFY PROVISIONS RELATED TO "REPORTS OF EXPENDITURE"; TO EXPAND REPORTING REQUIREMENTS; AND TO MAKE SUCH OTHER CHANGES AS ARE NECESSARY TO CLARIFY THE PROVISIONS OF THE PUBLIC CAMPAIGN FINANCE CODE.

2015-21 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE; CHANGING THE ZONING CLASSIFICATION FOR PROPERTIES COMPRISING AN AREA OF APPROXIMATELY 5,581± SQUARE FEET LOCATED AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF THE PASEO DE PERALTA AND GALESTEO STREET INTERSECTION AND IDENTIFIED AS LOT 1 BLOCK 115 AS SHOWN ON KING’S OFFICIAL MAP OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE, 1912, SANTA FE COUNTY, STATE OF NEW MEXICO, FROM R-21 (RESIDENTIAL – 21 DWELLING UNITS PER ACRE) TO C-1 (OFFICE AND RELATED COMMERCIAL), AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. ("600 GALISTEO STREET REZONING", CASE #2015-21).

2015-20 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE; CHANGING THE ZONING CLASSIFICATION FROM R-5 (RESIDENTIAL, 5 DWELLING UNITS PER ACRE) TO C-2 (GENERAL COMMERCIAL); AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE WITH RESPECT TO A CERTAIN PARCEL OF LAND COMPRISING 0.13± ACRE LOCATED AT 536 CORTEZ STREET ("TUNE UP CAFE" REZONING CASE NO. 2015-31).

2015-19 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 11-12.1 SFCC 1987 TO MODIFY THE FORMULA BY WHICH THE GOVERNING BODY MAY AUTHROIZE FUNDS FOR A TRANSFER FROM AN ENTERPRISE FUND TO THE GENERAL FUND.

2015-18 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SUBSECTION 9-1.3 SFCC 1987 TO REVISE THE DISTRICTS PRECINCTS TO REFLECT REDISTRICTING PLAN "A", APPROVED BY THE INDEPENDENT CITIZENS' REDISTRICTING COMMISSION.

2015-17
 
AN ORDINANCE CREATING A NEW SECTION 7-16 SFCC 1987 TO REQUIRE THAT SINGLE-OCCUPANT PUBLIC OR EMPLOYEE RESTROOMS IN ANY COMMERCIAL FACILITY BE GENDER NEUTRAL AND IDENTIFIED AS SUCH BY APPROPRIATE SIGNAGE.

2015-16 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 12-6-1.3 OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE UNIFORM TRAFFIC ORDINANCE TO AUTHORIZE THE GOVERNING BODY TO MAKE SPEED LIMIT ALTERATIONS IN THE CITY OF SANTA FE THROUGH THE ADOPTION OF A RESOLUTION.

2015-15 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CITY OF SANTA FE ALARM SYSTEM ORDINANCE, SECTION 20-5 SFCC 1987 TO CLARIFY CERTAIN PROVISIONS; AMEND THE FINES FOR FALSE ALARMS; AND AMEND LATE REPORTING FEES THAT ARE ASSESSED AGAINST ALARM INSTALLATION COMPANIES AND ALARM MONITORING COMPANIES.

2015-14 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE, CHAPTER 14 SFCC 1987; AMENDING SUBSECTION 14-6.1(C), TABLE 14-6.1-1, TABLE OF ALLOWED USES TO CORRECT TYPOGRAPHIC ERRORS IN THE DESIGNATIONS OF DISTRICTS WITHIN WHICH SHELTERED CARE FACILITIES ARE PERMITTED, AND MAKING SUCH OTHER STYLISTIC OR GRAMMATICAL CHANGES THAT ARE NECESSARY.

2015-13
 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A VEHICLE VENDOR ORDINANCE; AMENDING SUBSECTION 18-1.2 TO AMEND THE DEFINITIONS OF "ITINERANT FOOD VENDOR" AND "ITINERANT VENDOR"; AMENDING THE TITLE OF SECTION 18-8; REPEALING SUBSECTION 18-8.9 "STREET VENDORS; PERMIT REQUIREMENTS" AND CREATING A NEW SUBSECTION 18-8.9 ENTITLED "VEHICLE VENDORS"; AMENDING SUBSECTION 18-8.10 TO ESTABLISH SPECIAL EVENT VENDOR FEES AND VEHICLE VENDOR FEES; AMENDING SUBSECTION 23-5.2 RELATED TO SPECIAL EVENT SPONSOR LICENSES; AND MAKING SUCH OTHER CHANGES THAT ARE NECESSARY TO CARRY OUT THE PURPOSE OF THIS ORDINANCE.

2015-12 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE SINGLE-USE CARRYOUT BAG ORDINANCE, SECTION 21-8 SFCC 1987; AMENDING SUBSECTION 21-8.1 TO MODIFY THE LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS RELATED TO PAPER GROCERY BAGS; AMENDING SUBSECTION 21-8.4 TO ESTABLISH THE REQUIREMENT THAT RETAIL ESTABLISHMENTS COLLECT AN ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICE FEE FOR EACH PAPER GROCERY BAG PROVIDED TO CUSTOMERS; AMENDING SUBSECTION 21-8.6 TO ESTABLISH A 60 DAY IMPLEMENTATION PERIOD; AND MAKING SUCH OTHER CHANGES AS ARE NECESSARY TO CARRY OUT THE PURPOSE OF THIS ORDINANCE.

2015-11 
AN ORDINANCE CREATING A NEW SECTION 10-11 SFCC 1987 TO PROHIBIT THE SALE OF SINGLE SERVING CONTAINERS OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES, IN SIZES OF EIGHT OUNCES OR LESS, WITHIN THE MUNICIPAL BOUNDARIES OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE.

2015-10 
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF 2,352 SQUARE FEET OF REAL PROPERTY LOCATED ADJACENT TO 213 WEST ALAMEDA STREET AND DESCRIBED AS PARCEL ‘A’ AS SHOWN AND DELINEATED ON A PLAT OF SURVEY ENTITLED, "BOUNDARY SURVEY PLAT, PARCEL 'A' FOR GALISTEO STREET, INC., LYING AND BEING SITUATE WITHIN PROJECTED SECTION 24, T17N, R9E, WITHIN THE SANTA FE GRANT, NMPM, WEST ALAMEDA, CITY AND COUNTY OF SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO," DATED DECEMBER 12, 2014.

2015-09 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE; CHANGING THE ZONING CLASSIFICATION FROM R-1 (RESIDENTIAL, 1 DWELLING UNIT PER ACRE) TO C-1 (OFFICE AND RELATED COMMERCIAL); AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE WITH RESPECT TO A CERTAIN PARCEL OF LAND COMPRISING 1.50± ACRES LOCATED AT 401 RODEO ROAD ("HANDS OF AMERICA" REZONING CASE NO. 2014-110).

2015-08 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE; CHANGING THE ZONING CLASSIFICATION FOR PROPERTIES COMPRISING AN AREA OF APPROXIMATELY 2.00± ACRES OF LAND LOCATED ON SIRINGO LANE, AND LYING AND BEING SITUATED WITHIN SECTION 3, TOWNSHIP 16 NORTH, RANGE 9 EAST, NEW MEXICO PRIME MERIDIAN, SANTA FE COUNTY, NEW MEXICO, FROM R-1 (RESIDENTIAL – 1 DWELLING UNIT PER ACRE) TO R-3 (RESIDENTIAL – 3 DWELLING UNITS PER ACRE), AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. ("2504 AND 2505 SIRINGO LANE REZONING", CASE #2014-104).

2015-07 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SUBSECTION 23-6.2 SFCC 1987 TO PERMIT THE SALE AND CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL AT THE RAILYARD PARK FOR THE BIKE AND BREW EVENT.

2015-06 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO YOUTH LEAGUE FEES FOR USE OF CITY SPORTS FIELDS; AMENDING SUBSECTIONS 23-4.13 AND 23-7.5 SFCC 1987 TO REQUIRE YOUTH LEAGUE REPRESENTATIVES TO PARTICIPATE IN THE KEEP SANTA FE BEAUTIFUL CLEANUP EVENTS IN EXCHANGE FOR THE REDUCED YOUTH LEAGUE FEES THE CITY OFFERS AND MAKING SUCH OTHER GRAMMATICAL AND TYPOGRAPHICAL CHANGES AS ARE NECESSARY.

2015-05 
AN ORDINANCE APPROVING A LEASE BETWEEN THE CITY OF SANTA FE AND JET CENTER AT SANTA FE REAL ESTATE, LLC FOR THREE PARCELS OF CITY OWNED LAND TOTALING 5.0 ACRES, MORE OR LESS, LOCATED AT THE SANTA FE MUNICIPAL AIRPORT FOR DEVELOPMENT OF SUCH PROPERTY FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING FIXED BASE OPERATION SERVICES AND OTHER RELATED PURPOSES.

2015-04 
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY OF A LOAN AGREEMENT BY AND BETWEEN THE CITY OF SANTA FE (THE "CITY") AND THE NEW MEXICO FINANCE AUTHORITY, EVIDENCING A SPECIAL, LIMITED OBLIGATION OF THE CITY TO PAY A PRINCIPAL AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $33,790,000, TOGETHER WITH INTEREST THEREON, FOR THE PURPOSE OF DEFRAYING THE COST OF ADVANCE REFUNDING THE NEW MEXICO FINANCE AUTHORITY CONVENTION CENTER LOAN DATED MARCH 28, 2006 AND TO PAY COSTS OF ISSUANCE AND PROCESSING FEES ASSOCIATED WITH THE LOAN AGREEMENT; PROVIDING FOR THE PAYMENT OF THE PRINCIPAL OF AND INTEREST DUE UNDER THE LOAN AGREEMENT SOLELY FROM THE REVENUES OF THE CITY’S LODGERS’ TAX AND CONVENTION CENTER FEES; APPROVING THE FORM AND OTHER DETAILS CONCERNING THE LOAN AGREEMENT; RATIFYING ACTIONS HERETOFORE TAKEN; REPEALING ALL ACTION INCONSISTENT WITH THIS ORDINANCE; AND AUTHORIZING THE TAKING OF OTHER ACTIONS IN CONNECTION WITH THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY OF THE LOAN AGREEMENT.

2015-03
 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE AND THE NATIONAL ELECTRICAL SAFETY CODE; AMENDING SUBSECTION 7-1.1 SFCC 1987 TO ADOPT THE 2014 NATIONAL ELECTRIC CODE, AS AMENDED BY THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO AND THE 2012 NATIONAL ELECTRICAL SAFETY CODE, AS AMENDED BY THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO.

2015-02 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE CITY OF SANTA FE ANIMAL SERVICES ORDINANCE, CHAPTER 5 SFCC 1987; AMENDING SECTION 5-8 TO ESTABLISH THAT IT IS UNLAWFUL TO TRAP ANIMALS ON CITY PROPERTY AND TO ESTABLISH THAT IT IS UNLAWFUL TO USE CERTAIN TYPES OF TRAPPING DEVICES WITHIN THE MUNICIPAL BOUNDARIES OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE.

2015-01
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE PLAZA PUSHCART VENDOR ORDINANCE; AMENDING SUBSECTION 23-5.5 SFCC 1987 TO CHANGE THE NUMBER OF LICENSES ISSUED AND THE TERM OF EACH LICENSE AND MAKING SUCH OTHER CHANGES AS ARE NECESSARY TO CLARIFY THE ORDINANCE.

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