Title 19 - Recently Adopted Ordinances

Ordinance 6136 (TXT-40266) Adoption Date: March 16, 2011
Amends the zoning provisions governing the computation of time to treat days that the City's offices are officially closed to the public the same as Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.

Ordinance 6135 (TXT-39750) Adoption Date: March 16, 2011
Adopts by reference a Unified Development Code for the City

Ordinance 6128 (TXT-39217) Adoption Date: Jan. 19, 2011
Establishes the means of allowing the use "auto sales showroom" in certain commercial and industrial zoning districts.

Ordinance 6123 (TXT-39658) Adoption Date: Dec. 15, 2010
Allows under limited circumstances the expansion, enlargement or alteration of certain nonconforming sexually oriented businesses located within the Downtown Centennial Plan Area.

Ordinance 6118 (TXT-38337) Adoption Date: Nov. 3, 2010
Amends the licensing regulations to replace the hotel lounge bar license with the ancillary lounge bar license, and makes a corresponding change to the zoning regulations

Ordinance 6113 (TXT-36330) Adoption Date: Oct. 6, 2010
Revises the provisions regarding the on-site parking, storage and repair of vehicles in residential districts.

Ordinance 6114 (TXT-38702) Adoption Date: Oct. 6, 2010
Authorizes under certain circumstances an extension of time regarding the expiration of certain nonconforming uses.

Ordinance 6111 (TXT-37573) Adoption Date: Sept. 15, 2010
Establishes time limits within which a member of the City Council may request reconsideration of council action to deny a zoning-related application.

Ordinance 6101 (TXT-37811) Adoption Date: Aug. 4, 2010
Updates the zoning regulations to establish the use “beer/wine/cooler cultural establishment”; redefines the current use relating to private museums and art galleries to allow the sale of art; and amends the Downtown Centennial Plan to allow certain outdoor events in the district known as “18b The Las Vegas Arts District.”

Ordinance 6099 (TXT-37401) Adoption Date: July 21, 2010 
Shopping Center v Regional Mall Size and Parking – Updates the zoning regulations pertaining to shopping centers and malls.

Ordinance 6098 (TXT-37635) Adoption Date: July 21, 2010
CAO Group Care Facility Revisions – Updates the City’s zoning and licensing regulations that apply to community residences (commonly referred to as group homes) and similar uses.

Ordinance 6095 (TXT-37402) Adoption Date: June 2, 2010
Revises and updates zoning-related application and hearing procedures generally; provides that Planning Commission action on most special use permits is final, unless appealed or requested for review by a member of the City Council; and provides a procedure for required reviews of approved zoning applications (Summary of Changes).   

Ordinance 6090 Adoption Date: May 5, 2010
Revises and updates provisions governing 1) master sign plans, and 2) general plan amendments and rezoning decisions.

Ordinance 6088 (TXT-36168, TXT-36325 & TXT-36494) Adoption Date: April 21, 2010
Revises and updates provisions governing 1) master sign plans, and 2) general plan amendments and rezoning decisions.

Ordinance 6087 (TXT-36430) Adoption Date: March 3, 2010
Authorizes the waiver of land development and zoning application fees on behalf of certain local and regional agencies.

Ordinance 6086 (TXT-36429) Adoption Date: March 3, 2010
Updates the City’s zoning regulations pertaining to transit passenger facilities.

Ordinance 6083 (TXT-36167) Adoption Date: Feb. 17, 2010
Updates the zoning provisions pertaining to child care facilities to make them consistent with each other and with applicable licensing provisions.

Ordinance 6082 (TXT-36495) Adoption Date: Feb. 17, 2010
Excludes the sale of mopeds from the zoning regulations governing the sale of motorized vehicles.

Ordinance 6081 (TXT-36235) Adoption Date: Feb. 17, 2010
Amends the City’s on-site parking standards to provide minimum dimensions for parallel parking.

Ordinance 6080 (TXT-36169 & TXT-36171) Adoption Date: Feb. 17, 2010
Clarifies the on-site parking requirements applicable to property within the Downtown Entertainment Overlay District, and redesignates the Downtown Overlay District as the Downtown Centennial Plan Overlay District.

Ordinance 6079 (TXT-35898) Adoption Date: Feb. 17, 2010
Revises the composition of the Historic Preservation Commission.

Ordinance 6071 Adoption Date: Dec. 16, 2009
Amends the city’s regulations pertaining to alcoholic beverages, including updates to licensing categories, standards and definitions.

Ordinance 6064 (TXT-34891) Adoption Date: November 4, 2009
Revises the hillside development standards and guidelines to reflect their applicability to nonresidential development.

Ordinance 6059 (TXT-34897) Adoption Date: September 2, 2009
Amends Title 19.04.010 Table 2 to clarify and update the zoning and parking standards relative to retail bakeries.

Ordinance 6055 (TXT-33703) Adoption Date: September 2, 2009
Amends Title 19.04.010 Table 2 to revise the zoning regulations governing small wind energy systems.

Ordinance 6053 (TXT-34092) Adoption Date: Aug. 5, 2009
Amends Title 19.04.010 Table 2 to allow boat and trailer sales in the C-1 Zoning District by means of a Special Use Permit.

Ordinance 6052 (TXT-32866) Adoption Date: Aug. 5, 2009
Amends Title 19 by revising and relocating the provisions regulating the naming of streets and the assignment of addresses and adopts the 2009 edition of the addressing regulations.

Ordinance 6048 (TXT-33303) Adoption Date: July 15, 2009
Amends Title 19.10.010 (H) to add alternative minimum on-site parking requirements for certain mixed-use developments and other qualifying uses.

Ordinance 6041 (TXT-32865) Adoption Date: June 3, 2009
Amends Title 19 to update and correct various provisions of the zoning regulations relative to certain land use categories and development standards.

Ordinance 6030 (TXT-31878) Adoption Date: March 4, 2009
Amends Title 19.06 to revise and consolidate the review and approval procedures for signs within the Downtown Casino Overlay District (Title 19.06.100), the Downtown Entertainment Overlay District (Title 19.06.120) and the Las Vegas Boulevard Scenic Byway Overlay District (Title 19.06.140).

Ordinance 6013 (TXT-29629) Adoption Date:  Nov. 19, 2008
Amends Title 19.04 to authorize the City Council to grant distance waivers for taverns located within mixed use developments of sufficient size.

Ordinance 6008 (TXT-28053) Adoption Date:  Oct. 15, 2008
Amends Title 19 to update various zoning district and development standards and use table entries (ie. adds Solar Panel, Convenience and Grocery Stores as uses).

Ordinance 5995 (TXT-25685) Adoption Date: Aug . 8, 2008
Amends Title 19.18 to update the notification procedures for hearings on zoning applications.

Ordinance 5994 Adoption Date: July 16, 2008
Amends Title 19.14 regarding the enforcement of the Sign Ordinance.

Ordinance 5987 (TXT-23984) Adoption Date: June 4, 2008
Amends Title 6 and Title 19 to eliminate the requirements that a general business-related gaming establishment licensed to sell alcoholic beverages obtain a separate special use permit for the gaming use.

Ordinance 5977 (TXT-23148) Adoption Date: March 5, 2008
Allows short-term residential rentals in residential districts as a conditional use.

Ordinance 5975 (TXT-24007) Adoption Date: March 5, 2008
Grants distance separation waivers for taverns located in the Parkway Center District.

Ordinance 5959 (TXT-23597) Adoption Date: Jan. 9, 2008
An Ordinance to update the zoning regulations that govern off-premise signs.

Ordinance 5958 (TXT-23876) Adoption Date: Dec.19, 2007
Updates the zoning previsions pertaining to adult day care centers and family child care homes.

Ordinance 5957 (TXT-23088) Adoption Date: Dec. 19, 2007
Clarifies the zoning treatment of manufactured homes.

Ordinance 5946 (TXT-22067) Adoption Date: Nov. 7, 2007
Authorizes the recordation of notices of zoning action advising property owners and others of the existence of zoning conditions, requirements and limitations and adds a mechanism for the review of conditions that have been imposed in connection with the zoning approvals.

Ordinance 5945 (TXT-21140) Adoption Date: Nov. 7, 2007
Increases under any circumstances the period of time during which certain nonconforming uses may be discontinued without losing their nonconforming status, and provides a similar increase concerning the discontinuance of certain types of special use permits.

Ordinance 5934 (TXT-18023) Adoption Date: Sept. 19, 2007
Updates various provisions of the City's subdivision and zoning regulations relative to map approvals, sight visibility restrictions, and landscaping installation and maintenance.

Ordinance 5923 (TXT-8744) Adoption Date: Aug. 15, 2007
Adopts Development Standards and Guidelines for Hillside areas with in the City.

Ordinance 5922 (TXT-22069) Adoption Date: Aug. 15, 2007
Allows additional types of alcoholic beverage-related uses in the C-V (Civic) zoning district by means of Special Use Permit.

Ordinance 5921 (TXT-19965) Adoption Date: Aug. 15, 2007
Establishes the means of allowing the use "delivery and service vehicles storage" in certain commercial and industrial zoning districts.

Ordinance 5909 (TXT-19240) Adoption Date: June 20, 2007
Eliminates the "Resolution of Intent" process as an alternative process for future rezoning approvals.

Ordinance 5895 (TXT-17138) Adoption Date: March 21, 2007
Makes various corrections, clarifications and adjustments to the Land Use tables, and clarifies certain use and development standards

Ordinance 5893 (TXT-17827) Adoption Date: March 7, 2007
Allows the use "accessory massage" as an accessory use in certain zoning districts.

Ordinance 5891 (TXT-16370) Adoption Date: Feb. 7, 2007
Standardize time limits for entitlement applications.

Ordinance 5885 (TXT-13719) Adoption Date: Jan. 17, 2007
To allow small wind energy systems as a conditional use in the R-A, R-E and R-D Zoning Districts.

Ordinance 5874 (TXT-16302) Adoption Date Jan. 3, 2007
To adopt the Union Park Design Standards to integrate them into other provisions that pertain to the Downtown Overlay District.

Ordinance 5869 (TXT-15218) Adoption Date: Dec. 6, 2006
Requires applicant for a General Plan Amendment to conduct a neighborhood meeting.

Contact Information

Planning Department
Development Services Center
731 South 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: (702) 229-6301
Fax: (702) 474-7463

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