18.06.020   INTENT OF INDIVIDUAL ZONES.
   The multiple-family residential zones consist of the following.
   .010   "RM-1" Multiple-Family Residential Zone.  The intent of the "RM-1" Zone is to provide an attractive, safe and healthy residential corridor environment along arterial highways, and facilitate the conversion of underutilized strip commercial areas into housing.  This zone also encourages planned residential development for attached single-family townhouses with strong street-facing orientation, incorporating a rear access drive or service alley, with a minimum building site area per dwelling unit of three thousand three hundred fifty (3,350) square feet.  This zone implements the Corridor Residential land use designation in the General Plan.
   .020   "RM-2" Multiple-Family Residential Zone.  The intent of the "RM-2" Zone is to provide an attractive, safe and healthy environment, with townhouses and other low-rise, attached, single-family units with a minimum building site area per dwelling unit of three thousand (3,000) square feet.  This zone implements the Low-Medium Density Residential and Low-Medium Hillside Density Residential land use designations in the General Plan.
   .030   "RM-3" Multiple-Family Residential Zone.  The intent of the "RM-3" Zone is to provide an attractive, safe and healthy environment with multiple-family units with a minimum building site area per dwelling unit of two thousand four hundred (2,400) square feet.  This zone implements the Low-Medium Density Residential, Mid Density Residential, and Medium Density land use designations in the General Plan.
   .035   "RM-3.5" Multiple-Family Residential Zone.  The intent of the "RM-3.5" Zone is to provide an attractive, safe and healthy environment with multiple-family units with a minimum building site area per dwelling unit of one thousand six hundred (1,600) square feet.  This zone implements the Mid Density Residential and Medium Density land use designations in the General Plan.
   .040   "RM-4" Multiple-Family Residential Zone.  The intent of the "RM-4" Zone is to provide an attractive, safe and healthy environment with multiple-family units with a minimum building site area per dwelling unit of one thousand two hundred (1,200) square feet.  This zone implements the Medium Density Residential land use designation in the General Plan.
(Ord. 5920  1 (part); June 8, 2004:  Ord. 6031 § 8; August 22, 2006:  Ord. 6436 § 1; April 24, 2018 .)