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2017 Ordinances

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING 9-1.16 SFCC 1987, PLURALITY OF VOTES CAST REQUIRED FOR ELECTION TO OFFICE, BY ADDING A CLAUSE THAT SUCH A PLURALITY DOES NOT APPLY IN AN ELECTION THAT UTILIZES RANKED CHOICE VOTING.

2017-26 
AN ORDINANCE CREATING A NEW SECTION 9-1.15 SFCC 1987 TO ESTABLISH A RANKED CHOICE VOTING METHOD FOR ELECTING CANDIDATES FOR MUNICIPAL OFFICE.

2017-25 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE, CHAPTER 14 SFCC 1987 REGARDING THE WEST SANTA FE RIVER CORRIDOR MASTER PLAN; CREATING A NEW SECTION 14-5.11 SFCC 1987 TO ESTABLISH THE WEST SANTA FE RIVER CORRIDOR OVERLAY ZONING DISTRICT.

2017-24 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE, CHAPTER 14 SFCC 1987; AMENDING SUBSECTION 14-5.5(C)(1) TO CLARIFY THAT INCENTIVIZING CERTAIN USES IS PART OF THE PURPOSE OF THE OVERLAY DISTRICT; AMENDING SUBSECTION 14-5.5(C)(5) TO PROVIDE THAT THE LAND USE DIRECTOR MAY ALLOW VEHICULAR ACCESS FROM OTHER THAN THE SIDE OR REAR OF A LOT IF SUCH ACCESS IS INFEASIBLE AND TO PROVIDE SETBACKS FROM THE AIRPORT ROAD RIGHT-OF-WAY FOR NEW DEVELOPMENT OF CERTAIN TYPES OF USES; AMENDING SUBSECTION 14-5.5(C)(11) TO MODIFY THE TYPES OF USES ELIGIBLE FOR INCENTIVES; AND MAKING SUCH OTHER CHANGES THAT ARE NECESSARY TO CARRY OUT THE PURPOSE OF THIS ORDINANCE.

2017-23A 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING VARIOUS CONDITIONS OF APPROVAL FROM ORDINANCE #2006-67 WHICH REZONED TRACTS 1, 2 & D-1, WAGON ROAD FROM 1-1 AND C-1 TO R-21-PUD (RESIDENTIAL - 21 UNITS PER ACRE - PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT); AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE WITH RESPECT TO A CERTAIN PARCEL OF LAND COMPRISING 14.58± ACRES LOCATED SOUTH OF SANTA FE PLACE MALL ALONG THE SOUTH SIDE OF WAGON ROAD AND EAST OF OFFICE COURT DRIVE. (ANTIGUA SOL REZONE AMENDMENT, CASE NO. 2017-72).

2017-23 
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE AND SALE OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO GASOLINE TAX / SUBORDINATE LIEN GROSS RECEIPTS TAX IMPROVEMENT REVENUE BONDS, SERIES 2017 IN AN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $13,500,000 FOR THE PURPOSE OF DEFRAYING THE COST OF CONSTRUCTING, RECONSTRUCTING, RESURFACING, MAINTAINING, ACQUIRING RIGHTS OF WAY, REPAIRING AND OTHERWISE IMPROVING MUNICIPAL ALLEYS, STREETS, PUBLIC ROADS AND BRIDGES OR ANY COMBINATION OF THE FOREGOING PURPOSES; PROVIDING THAT THE BONDS WILL BE PAYABLE AND COLLECTIBLE FROM GASOLINE TAX REVENUES AND CERTAIN GROSS RECEIPTS TAX REVENUES DISTRIBUTED TO THE CITY; DELEGATING AUTHORITY TO THE CITY FINANCE DIRECTOR TO APPROVE THE FINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT, INTEREST RATES AND OTHER DETAILS OF THE BONDS WITHIN THE PARAMETERS SET FORTH IN THIS AUTHORIZING ORDINANCE; DELEGATING AUTHORITY TO THE CITY FINANCE DIRECTOR TO EXECUTE AND DELIVER A BOND PURCHASE AGREEMENT FOR THE SALE OF THE BONDS; PROVIDING FOR THE COLLECTION OF CERTAIN GASOLINE TAX REVENUES AND GROSS RECEIPTS TAX REVENUES; APPROVING CERTAIN OTHER AGREEMENTS AND DOCUMENTS IN CONNECTION WITH THE BONDS; RATIFYING ACTION PREVIOUSLY TAKEN IN CONNECTION WITH THE BONDS; REPEALING ALL ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT HEREWITH; AND RELATED MATTERS.

2017-22 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SUBSECTION 23-6.2 AND 23-6.3 SFCC 1987 TO EXEMPT AREAS IN THE RAILYARD FROM CERTAIN REGULATIONS RELATING TO THE SALE AND CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL ON CITY PROPERTY.

2017-21 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SUBSECTION 23-5.3 SFCC 1987 REGARDING PLAZA ARTISTS/ARTISANS; LICENSES; REQUIREMENTS; SELECTION PROCESS; CONDITIONS OF OPERATIONS; AND AMENDING SUBSECTION 23-5.5 SFCC 1987 TO INCREASE PLAZA PUSHCART VENDOR LICENSE TERMS TO FIVE YEARS.

2017-20 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE; CHANGING THE ZONING CLASSIFICATION FROM R-2 (RESIDENTIAL, 2 DWELLINGS/ACRE) TO R-21 (RESIDENTIAL, 21 DWELLINGS/ACRE); AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE WITH RESPECT TO A CERTAIN PARCEL OF LAND COMPRISING 19.99 ACRES LOCATED ON THE EAST SIDE OF SOUTH MEADOWS ROAD, SOUTH OF SR 599 AND NORTH OF AGUA FRIA STREET (THE VILLAGE @ 599 REZONING, CASE NO. 2017-20).

2017-19 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO ANIMAL WELFARE; AMENDING SUBSECTION 5-2 SFCC 1987 TO ADD DEFINITIONS; AND AMENDING SUBSECTION 5-10 TO PROHIBIT TRAVELING ANIMAL ACTS.

2017-18 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS IN THE PUBLIC RIGHTS-OF-WAY ORDINANCE; AMENDING SUBSECTION 27-2.19 SFCC 1987 TO STREAMLINE THE LAND USE REVIEW PROCESS FOR TELECOMMUNICATIONS FACILITIES IN THE PUBLIC RIGHTS OF WAY; AMENDING SUBSECTION 27-2.20 TO INCLUDE FACILITIES; AND REPEALING SUBSECTION 27-21 RELATING TO THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS ADVISORY COMMITTEE.

2017-17 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE SANTA FE TRAFFIC OPERATIONS PROGRAM; AMENDING SECTION 24-4 SFCC 1987 TO UPDATE SUBSECTIONS 24-4.2, FINDINGS AND INTENT; 24-4.3 DEFINITIONS; 24-4.4, VIOLATIONS AND 24-4.5, ENFORCEMENT.

2017-16 
AN ORDINANCE REPEALING SECTION 25-11 RELATING TO THE WATER CONSERVATION CREDIT PROGRAM.

2017-15 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SUBSECTION 14-6.3(B)(2)(c) SFCC 1987 TO REGULATE PARKING OR STORAGE OF SPECIFIED NONCOMMERCIAL VEHICLES AND TRAILERS WITHIN RESIDENTIALLY ZONED DISTRICTS.

2017-14 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE CITY OF SANTA FE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PLAN ORDINANCE, ARTICLE 11-11 SFCC 1987; APPROVING AND ADOPTING A LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECT PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF SANTA FE AND MEOW WOLF, INC. FOR ACQUISTION AND EXPANSION OF A NEW PRODUCTION AND CULTURAL FACILITY, A LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECT.

2017-13 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE ANNEXATION AGREEMENT FOR THE RAVEN RIDGE APARTMENTS, ADOPTED BY ORDINANCE 2006-31, TO DELETE AN IRREVOCABLE OFFER OF DEDICATION OF RIGHT-OF-WAY FOR RAVEN RIDGE DRIVE. THE PROPERTY IS LOCATED AT 4141 LUCIA LANE. (“MUSTANG VILLAGE APARTMENTS DEVELOPMENT PLAN AND ANNEXATION AGEREEMENT AMENDMENT” CASE NO. 2017-18).

2017-12 
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF 1,491 SQUARE FEET OF REAL PROPERTY CONSISTING OF A PORTION OF THE FORMER BOWER STREET RIGHT-OF-WAY ADJACENT TO 322 PASEO DE PERALTA AND DESCRIBED AS “PARCEL 1” AS SHOWN AND DELINEATED ON A SURVEY ENTITLED, "PLAT OF BOUNDARY SURVEY FOR THE CITY OF SANTA FE PARCEL 1” PREPARED BY SIERRA LAND SURVEYING, INC., DAVID E. COOPER, N.M.P.S. NO. 9052, DATED FEBRUARY 15, 2017, LYING AND BEING SITUATE WITHIN THE CITY AND COUNTY OF SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO.

2017-11 
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE CITY OF SANTA FE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PLAN ORDINANCE, ARTICLE 11-11 SFCC 1987; APPROVING AND ADOPTING A LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECT PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF SANTA FE AND SECOND STREET BREWERY, INC. FOR EXPANSION OF THE MANUFACTURING FACILITY, A LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECT.

2017-10 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 7-4.2 SFCC 1987, RESIDENTIAL GREEN BUILDING CODE TO BE CONSISTENT WITH THE 2015 INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE AND ADDING RADON MITIGATION.

2017-09 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SUBSECTION 23-5.4 SFCC 1987 TO PROHIBIT SMOKING IN THE PLAZA PARK.

2017-08 
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE AND SALE OF THE CITY OF SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO TAXABLE SUBORDINATE LIEN GROSS RECEIPTS TAX REFUNDING REVENUES BONDS, SERIES 2017 IN AN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF $4,530,000 FOR THE PURPOSE OF DEFRAYING THE COST OF REFUNDING, PAYING AND DEFEASING THE OUTSTANDING CITY OF SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO SUBORDINATE LIEN GROSS RECEIPTS TAX IMPROVEMENT REVENUE BONDS, SERIES 2012C; PROVIDING THAT THE BONDS WILL BE PAYABLE AND COLLECTIBLE FROM CERTAIN GROSS RECEIPTS TAX REVENUES DISTRIBUTED TO THE CITY; ESTABLISHING THE PRINCIPAL AMOUNTS, INTEREST RATES AND OTHER DETAILS OF THE BONDS; APPROVING THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY OF A BOND PURCHASE AGREEMENT FOR THE SALE OF THE BONDS; PROVIDING FOR REDEMPTION OF THE REFUNDED BONDS; PROVIDING FOR THE COLLECTION OF CERTAIN GROSS RECEIPTS TAX REVENUES; APPROVING CERTAIN OTHER AGREEMENTS AND DOCUMENTS IN CONNECTION WITH THE BONDS AND THE REFUNDED BONDS; RATIFYING ACTION PREVIOUSLY TAKEN IN CONNECTION WITH THE BONDS; REPEALING ALL ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT HEREWITH; AND RELATED MATTERS.

2017-07 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 6-17, CHANGING THE NAME OF THE CITY BUSINESS AND QUALITY OF LIFE COMMITTEE TO THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE; TO REMOVE ONE MEMBER OF THE GOVERNING BODY; REMOVING THE REQUIREMENT FOR GOVERNING BODY REVIEW OF THE WORK OF THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE; AND AMENDING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE TO ADD A MEMBER OF THE GOVERNING BODY, AND REMOVE ONE APPOINTED MEMBER.

2017-06 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 7-1 SFCC 1987 REGARDING BUILDING AND RELATED CODES; ADOPTING THE 2015 INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE, THE 2015 INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL BUILDING CODE, THE 2015 INTERNATIONAL EXISTING BUILDING CODE, AND OTHER RELATED CODES AS AMENDED BY THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO AND THE CITY OF SANTA FE.

2017-05 
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY OF A LOAN AGREEMENT BY AND BETWEEN THE CITY OF SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO (THE “GOVERNMENTAL UNIT”) AND THE NEW MEXICO FINANCE AUTHORITY, EVIDENCING A SPECIAL, LIMITED OBLIGATION OF THE GOVERNMENTAL UNIT TO PAY A PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF $1,300,582 FOR THE PURPOSE OF ACQUIRING EQUIPMENT FOR ITS ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT AND PAYING A LOAN PROCESSING FEE; PROVIDING FOR THE PLEDGE AND PAYMENT OF THE PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST DUE UNDER THE LOAN AGREEMENT SOLELY FROM THE NET REVENUES OF THE CITY’S ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES ENTERPRISE FUND; APPROVING THE FORM AND TERMS OF, AND OTHER DETAILS CONCERNING THE LOAN AGREEMENT; SETTING THE INTEREST RATE ON THE LOAN; RATIFYING ACTIONS HERETOFORE TAKEN; REPEALING ALL ACTION INCONSISTENT WITH THIS ORDINANCE; DECLARING THE OFFICIAL INTENT OF THE GOVERNMENTAL UNIT TO REIMBURSE ITSELF WITH THE PROCEEDS OF THE LOAN AGREEMENT FOR CAPITAL EXPENDITURES PAID FOR THE PROJECT PRIOR TO THE CLOSING OF THE LOAN; IDENTIFYING THE CAPITAL EXPENDITURES AND THE FUNDS TO BE USED FOR SUCH PAYMENT; AND AUTHORIZING THE TAKING OF OTHER ACTIONS IN CONNECTION WITH THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY OF THE LOAN AGREEMENT.

2017-04 
AN ORDINANCE CREATING A DEDICATED CITY OF SANTA FE FUND TO SUPPORT EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION BY CREATING A NEW SECTION 18-20 SFCC 1987 TO ESTABLISH A SUGAR-SWEETENED BEVERAGE TAX IN THE AMOUNT OF TWO CENTS ($.02) PER FLUID OUNCE, PURSUANT TO ARTICLE 10, § 6(D) OF THE NEW MEXICO CONSTITUTION, AND § 3-18-2(D) NMSA 1978.

2017-03 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SUBSECTION 23-6.2 AND 23-6.3 SFCC 1987 TO UPDATE AND REVISE THE PERMITTED LOCATIONS AND REGULATIONS FOR THE SALE AND CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL ON CITY PROPERTY; AND REVISING THE PROVISIONS FOR SALE AND CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL ON CITY PROPERTY.

2017-02 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 24-2.6 SFCC 1987 TO ADD A TRUCK AND OTHER LARGE VEHICLES TRAFFIC RESTRICTION ON DEFOURI STREET.

2017-01 
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 2016-22 FROM THE 2008 GENERAL OBLIGATION (GO) BOND FOR THE PURPOSE OF REVISING THE REALLOCATION OF FUNDS DESIGNATED FOR VARIOUS CITY PARK IMPROVEMENTS TO RECONCILE PROJECTS.

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