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Berkeley Municipal Code : Ordinances Pending Codification

The following Ordinances were recently adopted by the City Council (please consult the Council Annotated Agendas available from the City Council website), and are not yet codified or effective yet. 

Ordinance

 Description

Adoption Date

Effective Date

7,366-N.S.

Amends Berkeley Municipal Code (BMC) Chapter 9.04 Business Licenses.

9/30/14

11/1/14

7,367-N.S.

Amends Berkeley Municipal Code Sections 19.44.020, 19.44.030, 19.44.040 and 19.44.090 (Rules of Procedure, Appeals and Hearing By Council) to reflect current practice regarding procedures, allow for more time to process and appeal, and allow automatic public hearings on any appeal of a Commission decision.

9/30/14

11/1/14

7,368-N.S.

Accepts an Amendment and Restatement Grant of Easement for ingress and egress for fire and related purposes for a portion of 700 Heinz Street and 717 and 725 Potter Street.

9/30/14

11/1/14

7,369-N.S.

Adds Berkeley Municipal Code Section 12.70.031 and amends 12.70.010, 12.70.020, 12.70.035, 12.70.037 to prohibit the use of electronic smoking devices in all places where smoking is currently prohibited, with exceptions for the electronic delivery of medical cannabis as follows: Inside a medical cannabis dispensary, by dispensary members; Within 50 feet of a medical cannabis dispensary, by dispensary members; Within the enclosed area of a unit in multi-unit housing.

9/30/14

11/1/14

7,370-N.S.

Adds Berkeley Municipal Code Chapter 23E.98, the Civic Center District Overlay.

9/30/14

11/1/14

7,371-N.S.

Amends Berkeley Municipal Code Chapter 17.24 Abatement of Nonconforming/Substandard Sewer Laterals on Private Property.

9/30/14

11/1/14 

7,372-N.S.

Authorizes the City Manager to execute a lease agreement with Nareshkumer Bhakta dba Postal Annex for an initial term of 5 years with an option to extend for two additional 5-year periods for the purpose of operating a retail mailing, packaging and related business services located at 2425 Channing Way, Suite B in the Telegraph Channing Mall.

9/30/14

11/1/14

7,373-N.S.

Authorizes the City Manager to execute a lease agreement with Sung Wo Han dba Joy's Clothing Store for an initial term of 5 years with an option to extend for two additional 5-year periods for the purpose of operating a retail clothing store located at 2440 Durant Avenue in the Telegraph Channing Mall.

9/30/14

11/1/14

7,374-N.S.

Authorizes the City Manager to execute a lease agreement with Jeffery Goldberg and Kirstie Bennett dba The Framer's Workshop for an initial term of 5 years with an option to extend for two additional 5-year periods for the purpose of operating a Do-it-yourself custom framing and picture shop located at 2439 Channing Way in the Telegraph Channing Mall.

9/30/14

11/1/14

7,375-N.S.

Authorizes the City Manager to execute a lease agreement with George S. Juha dba Cheese N' Stuff for an initial term of 5 years with an option to extend for two additional 5-year periods, for the purpose of operating a delicatessen located at 2442 Durant Avenue in the Telegraph Channing Mall.

9/30/14

11/1/14