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CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO <br />ORDINANCE NO. �I <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF CHUBBUCK, IDAHO, ADDING SECTION <br />18.14.020 (D)(4) TO PROVIDE ANY AREA WITHIN THE RIGHT OF WAY SHALL <br />BE LANDSCAPED IF NOT COVERED BY PAVEMENT, CURB, GUTTER OR <br />SIDEWALK; ADDING SECTION 18.14.050 TO REQUIRE THAT ANY TREES <br />REMOVED DURING DEVELOPMENT BE REPLACED; REPEALING PRIOR <br />CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; PROVIDING FOR THE SEVERABILITY OF THE <br />PROVISIONS OF THIS ORDINANCE; PROVIDING THAT ALL OTHER SECTIONS <br />AND PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER 18.14 NOT HEREIN AMENDED SHALL <br />REMAIN IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT; AND PROVIDING WHEN THIS <br />ORDINANCE SHALL BECOME EFFECTIVE. <br />BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF <br />CHUBBUCK, IDAHO: <br />Section 1. Section 18.14.020 (D)(4) is hereby added to the Chubbuck Municipal Code: <br />4. If landscaping is required under this section, the owner, in addition to the <br />landscaping required by the above provisions, shall landscape any areas within the <br />street right of way that is contiguous with owner's property line and not covered <br />by pavement, curb, gutter, sidewalk or other such improvements that cover the <br />soil in such a way that planting is not feasible. <br />Section 2. Section 18.14.050 is hereby added: <br />18.14.050. Replacement of Trees. <br />When trees along a roadway or public right of way are removed, due to road construction, <br />widening or realignment, these trees shall be replaced with the following ratio: <br />A. Each removed tree of six (6) -inch diameter or greater shall be replaced with a <br />minimum of one (1) tree every fifty (50) feet of available planting space. Replacement trees shall <br />be not less than one and one-half (1 %z) inches in diameter. <br />B. A tree shall be planted no more than twenty (20) feet from the inside edge of the <br />sidewalk or property line, or such other distance as maybe approved by the City to accommodate <br />utilities or other such items with which the trees might interfere, and a distance of fifty (50) feet <br />between each tree shall be adhered to for frontage space in accordance with the existing city <br />ordinances, unless grouped if allowed by city ordinance. The type or species of trees to be <br />planted shall be approved by the City and on the City's list of trees approved by the city. <br />C. Cul-de-sacs or odd -sized frontages of less than seventy-five (75) feet will be <br />evaluated on an individual basis in regard to placement of trees. A minimum of one (1) tree <br />centered in fifty (50) feet of frontage is required. <br />D. Modifications may be made in accordance with existing ordinances as applied by <br />the Design Review Committee in cooperation with the Tree Committee's recommendations. <br />Ordinance - Page 1 <br />chubbuck03.18.05 ord <br />