Notwithstanding any other provisions of this code, the following uses and activities shall be specifically exempt from the provisions of this chapter:
   A.   Development projects expected to employ fewer than the employee threshold number.
   B.   Temporary construction activities on any affected project, including activities performed by engineers, architects, contract subcontractors and construction workers.
   C.   Other temporary activities, as defined in this code, or as authorized by the city when such temporary activities shall discontinue at the end of the designated time period.
   D.   Employers that can show that the implementation of the various transportation demand management strategies will not achieve the goals of transportation demand management, air quality and congestion management. (Ord. 1482 § 1, 12-15-1992)