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Index*
     Index A-C [PDF]
     Index D-G [PDF]
     Index H-O [PDF]
     Index P-R [PDF]
     Index S [PDF]
     Index T-V [PDF]
     Index W [PDF]
     Index X-Z [PDF]
     *Note: This index is currently being updated so please do not rely on it.

TITLE I - GENERAL PROVISIONS
     Division 1 [PDF]

TITLE II - ADMINISTRATION
     Division 1 - Board of Supervisors [PDF]
     Division 2 - Boards,Commissions and Committees [PDF]
     Division 3 - Doesn't Exist
     Division 4 - County Departments and Offices [PDF]
     Division 5 - Officers and Employees [PDF]
     Division 6 - Buildings and Property [PDF]
     Division 7 - County Facilities [PDF]
     Division 8 - Sales [PDF]
     Division 9 - Cost of Probation, Pre-Sentence Investigation and Pre-Sentence Report [PDF]
     Division 10 - Trial Jurors [PDF]
     Division 11 - Grand Jurors [PDF]
     Division 12 - Recovery of Costs Related to Processing and Enforcement of Code Violations [PDF]
     Division 13 - Administrative Penalties [PDF]
     Division 14 - Determinations of Contractor Non-Responsibility and Contractor Disbarment [PDF]
     Division 15 - Management of the Headwaters Fund [PDF]
     Division 16 - Williamson Act Disclosure Statement [PDF]
     Division 17 - Development Agreements [PDF]

TITLE III - LAND USE AND DEVELOPMENT

     Division 1 - Planning [PDF]
           Chapter 1 - General Provisions[PDF]
           Chapter 2 - Administration, Procedures, Amendments and Enforcements[PDF]
           Chapter 3 - Regulations Inside the Coastal Zone[PDF]
                Section A: Regulations for the Zoning Districts [PDF]
                Section B: Regulations that Apply in All or Several Zones (Volume I) [PDF]
                Section B: Regulations that Apply in All or Several Zones (Volume II) [PDF]
                Section C: Index of Definitions of Language and Legal Terms [PDF]
                Section D: Use Types [PDF]
                Index to Chapter 3 [PDF]
           Chapter 4 - Regulations Outside the Coastal Zone[PDF]
                Section A: Regulations for the Zoning Districts [PDF]
                Section B: Regulations that Apply in All of Several Zones [PDF]
                Section C: Index of Definitions of Language and Legal Terms [PDF]
                Section D: Use Types [PDF]

     Division 2 - Subdivision Regulations[PDF]
           Chapter 1 - General[PDF]
           Chapter 2 - Procedure and Requirements for Tentative Subdivision Maps[PDF]
           Chapter 2.5 - Design for Solar Access[PDF]
           Chapter 3 - Tentative Subdivision Maps[PDF]
           Chapter 3.5 - Vesting Tentative Maps[PDF]
           Chapter 4 - Improvements and Dedications[PDF]
           Chapter 5 - Action on Tentative Subdivision Maps[PDF]
           Chapter 5.5 - Lot Line Adjustment[PDF]
           Chapter 6 - Final and Parcel Maps[PDF]
           Chapter 7 - Reversion to Acreage by Final Map or Parcel Map[PDF]
           Chapter 7.5 - Merger of Parcels[PDF]
           Chapter 8 - Enforcement and Penalties for Violation[PDF]
           Chapter 8.1 - Drainage Facility Improvements and Drainage Fees in the McKinleyville Drainage Area[PDF]
           Appendix to Title III, Division 2 - Establishing Subdivision Design and Improvement Standards (Appendixes 1-9)[PDF]
           Chapter 9 - Development Impact Fee Mill Creek Marketplace[PDF]
           Chapter 9.1 - The McKinleyville Community Services District Protection from Claims Resulting from Odors Produced by Sewage Treatment Plant Operation[PDF]
           Chapter 10 - Fire District Development Impace Fees[PDF]

     Division 3 - Building Regulations[PDF]
           Chapter 1 - Codes: Building, Plumbing, Electrical and Others[PDF]
           Chapter 1.5 - Modified Limited Density Owner-Built Rural Dwelling Regulations (For Alternative Owner Builders)[PDF]
           Chapter 2 - Parking and Safety Regulations[PDF]
           Chapter 3 - Airport Approach Zone Building Height Regulations[PDF]
           Chapter 4 - Building Moratoria Due to Inadequate Sewage Treatment Facilities (REPEALED)[PDF]
           Chapter 5 - Flood Damage Prevention[PDF]
           Chapter 6 - Geologic Hazards[PDF]

     Division 4 - Visibility Obstruction Regulations[PDF]
           Chapter 1 - Visibility Corridor Along Streets and Driveways[PDF]

     Division 5 - Abatement of Public Nuisances[PDF]
           Chapter 1 - Public Nuisances[PDF]
           Chapter 2 - Regulation and Removal of Junk Vehicles[PDF]

     Division 6 - Regulations for Public Utility Underground Facilities[PDF]
           Chapter 1 - Regulations for Public Utility Underground Facilities[PDF]

     Division 7 - Wrecking and Salvage Yards[PDF]
           Chapter 1 - Regulation of Wrecking and Salvage Yards[PDF]

     Division 8 - Environmental Protection[PDF]
           Chapter 1 - Enforcement Procedures[PDF]
           Chapter 2 - Solar Shade Control Exemption[PDF]
           Chapter 3 - Transportation of Wastes and By-Products of Fuel for Nuclear Power Plants Prohibited[PDF]
           Chapter 4 - Underground Storage of Hazardous Substances[PDF]

     Division 9 - Mining Operations[PDF]
           Chapter 1 - Mining Operations[PDF]

     Division 10 - Preservation of Survey Monuments[PDF]
           Chapter 1 - Survey Monument Preservation Fund[PDF]

     Division 11 - Fire Safe Regulations[PDF]
           Chapter 1 - Administration[PDF]
           Chapter 2 - Emergency Access[PDF]
           Chapter 3 - Signing and Building Numbering[PDF]
           Chapter 4 - Emergency Water Standards[PDF]
           Chapter 5 - Fuel Modification Standards[PDF]
           Chapter 6 - Enforcement[PDF]

TITLE IV - STREETS AND HIGHWAYS
     Division 1 - Protection and Control of County Roads[PDF]
     Division 2 - Traffic and Safety Rules[PDF]
     Division 3 - Parking Zones, Bus Zones and Weight Limits[PDF]
     Division 4 - Street and Highway Planning[PDF]

TITLE V - HEALTH AND SAFETY
     Division 1 - Food Processing and Establishments[PDF]
     Division 2 - Solid Waste and Source Separated Materials[PDF]
     Division 3 - Pollution (Reserved)[PDF]
     Division 4 - Plants and Animals[PDF]
     Division 5 - Emergency Medical Services System[PDF]
     Division 6 - Handling and Storage of Hazardous Substances[PDF]
     Division 7 - Programs for Children and Families[PDF]
     Division 8 - Medical Marijuana[PDF]
     Division 9 - Partnership HealthPlan of California Commission [PDF]

TITLE VI- WATER AND SEWAGE
     Division 1 - Sewage Disposal[PDF]
     Division 2 - Sewage and Cesspool Cleaning[PDF]
     Division 3 - Wells[PDF]
     Division 4 - Water Pollution[PDF]
     Division 5 - Repealed[PDF]
     Division 6- Repealed[PDF]

TITLE VII- FINANCE, REVENUE AND TAXATION
     Division 1 - Revenue and Taxation[PDF]
     Division 2 - Finance[PDF]
     Division 3 - Regulation of Bidding on Public Projects[PDF]
     Division 4 -Industrial Development Financing[PDF]
     Division 5 -Assessment of Property[PDF]

TITLE VIII- BUSINESS LICENSES, FRANCHISES AND MUNICIPAL SOLAR UTILITY PROGRAM
     Division 1 - Business Licences[PDF]
     Division 2 - Registration Fees[PDF]
     Division 3 - Gas and Electrical Franchises[PDF]
     Division 4 - Municipal Solar Utility Programs[PDF]
     Division 5 - Cable Systems and Open Video Systems[PDF]
          Appendix A - Customer Service Standards[PDF]
          Appendix B - Application for OVS Franchise[PDF]

TITLE IX - PUBLIC PEACE, SAFETY AND WELFARE
     Division 1 - Public Order[PDF]
          Page 584.5 - Figure 1[PDF]
          Page 584.17 - Figure 1 - Vehicle Use Ordinance Map for the Beaches and Dunes of the North and South Spits of Humboldt Bay[PDF]
          Page 584.18 - Figure 2 - Vehicle Use Ordinance Map for the Beaches and Dunes of the North and South Spits of Humboldt Bay[PDF]
          Page 584.19 - Figure 3 - Vehicle Use Ordinance Map for the Beaches and Dunes of the North and South Spits of Humboldt Bay[PDF]
     Division 2 - Offenses By or Against Minors[PDF]
     Division 3 - Programs Benefitting the County[PDF]
     Division 4 - Protection of Public and Private Property[PDF]
     Division 5 - Fire Safety[PDF]
     Division 6 - Repealed[PDF]
     Division 7 - Smoking Protection[PDF]
     Division 8 - Repealed[PDF]
     Division 9 - Prohibitions Against Discrimination[PDF]

Disclaimer
Please note that the Humboldt county code found on the internet is as accurate as possible. However, there may be occasional typographical, spelling, or other clerical errors. Please direct any inquiries concerning accuracy of a specific provision to Teri Gridley, Legal Office Services Manager Humboldt County Counsel's office, at         (707) 445-7236 or email Tgridley@co.humboldt.ca.us.

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