SEC. 5-18.  EXEMPTIONS; SPECIAL PERMITS.
   (A)   The provisions of this article shall not apply to those properties officially adopted by the city as agriculture preserves as provided in Cal. Gov't Code, Sections 51200 et seq.
   (B)   Properties containing 20 acres or more that are used exclusively for agriculture purposes may be exempted from the provisions of this article pursuant to special permit.
   (C)   Where a special permit is required the applicant shall obtain signatures of approval from all owners of property and residents within a radius of 200 feet from the subject property. The application shall be presented to the city clerk in writing.  The city clerk shall refer the application to the poundmaster, building official and development services department and conditions advisor who shall make an investigation and make their written recommendations upon the application.
(`64 Code, Sec. 5-5)  (Ord. No. 1571, 2239, 2388)