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A. Authorized: The City Council may, without a public hearing, enact an ordinance establishing a temporary land use regulation for any part or all of the area within the City if the Council makes a finding of compelling, countervailing public interest; or the area is unzoned.
1. A temporary land use regulation may prohibit or regulate the erection, construction, reconstruction, or alteration of any building or structure, or subdivision approval.
2. A temporary land use regulation may not impose an impact fee or other financial requirement on building or development.
3. A temporary land use regulation shall not exceed six (6) months in duration.
B. EIS Or MIS Areas: The city council may, without a public hearing, enact an ordinance establishing a temporary land use regulation prohibiting construction, subdivision approval, and other development activities within an area that is the subject of an environmental impact statement or a major investment study examining the area as a proposed highway or transportation corridor.
1. A land use regulation under this subsection B:
a. May not exceed six (6) months in duration; and
b. May be renewed, if requested by the Utah transportation commission created under section 72-1-301 of the Utah code, for up to two (2) additional six (6) month periods by ordinance enacted before the expiration of the previous temporary land use regulation.
2. Notwithstanding subsection B1 of this section, a temporary land use regulation enacted pursuant to this subsection B shall be effective only as long as the environmental impact statement or major investment study is in progress. (Ord. 03-5-1, 5-1-2003, eff. 6-1-2003)