Doña Ana County, NM
 
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of County Commissioners of Doña Ana County 9-12-1995 by Ord. No. 158-95, as amended through 10-23-2007. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

Airport — See Ch. 125.

Building Code — See Ch. 142.

Dangerous buildings — See Ch. 146.

Numbering of buildings — See Ch. 150.

Registration of businesses — See Ch. 154.

Design and construction standards — See Ch. 157.

Development districts — See Ch. 159.

Erosion control — See Ch. 172.

Zoning and land use fees — See Ch. 179, Art. XI.

Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 207.

Land conveyances — See Ch. 247.

Manufactured homes — See Ch. 257.

Roads — See Ch. 279.

Solid waste — See Ch. 287.

Stormwater management — See Ch. 296.

Subdivision of land — See Ch. 300.

ARTICLE I
Authority, Intent and Scope (§ 250-1 — § 250-11) 

ARTICLE II
Administrative Responsibilities (§ 250-12 — § 250-20) 

ARTICLE III
Amendments (§ 250-21 — § 250-23) 

ARTICLE IV
Performance District (§ 250-24 — § 250-33) 

ARTICLE V
Landscaping and Buffering (§ 250-34 — § 250-40) 

ARTICLE VI
Community Districts (§ 250-41 — § 250-59) 

ARTICLE VII
Village District (§ 250-60 — § 250-70) 

ARTICLE VIII
Special Zone Overlays and Business Licenses (§ 250-71 — § 250-76) 

ARTICLE IX
Minimum Development Requirements (§ 250-77 — § 250-88) 

ARTICLE X
Off-Street Parking and Loading; Fire Lanes (§ 250-89 — § 250-99) 

ARTICLE XI
Land Use Classification Matrixes (§ 250-100) 

ARTICLE XII
Keeping of Livestock (§ 250-101 — § 250-104) 

250a Land_Buffer Matrix Table 250b Land Use Table - Performance Dist 250c Land Use Table - Community and Village Dist 250d Zoned District Maps 250e App A Parking Stalls 250f App B No Parking Signs
Article I Authority, Intent and Scope

§ 250-1 Title.

§ 250-2 Authority and intent.

§ 250-3 Purpose.

§ 250-4 Land use designations.

§ 250-5 Word usage; definitions.

§ 250-6 Applicability and jurisdiction.

§ 250-7 Repeals.

§ 250-8 Interpretation and conflict.

§ 250-9 Establishment of districts and zones on previously zoned parcels.

§ 250-10 Legal nonconforming uses.

§ 250-11 Enforcement; penalty.

Article II Administrative Responsibilities

§ 250-12 Community Development Department.

§ 250-13 Building permits; mobile home installation permits; elevation certificates.

§ 250-14 Site plan review and approval.

§ 250-15 Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z).

§ 250-16 Duties of Board of County Commissioners.

§ 250-17 Application and hearing procedures; fees; appeals.

§ 250-18 Variances.

§ 250-19 Zone changes.

§ 250-20 Appeals.

Article III Amendments

§ 250-21 Authority of County Commission.

§ 250-22 Public hearing required.

§ 250-23 Petition for amendment.

Article IV Performance District

§ 250-24 Purpose.

§ 250-25 Land use intensities.

§ 250-26 Determination of land use intensity.

§ 250-27 PR-1 Low-Intensity Residential.

§ 250-28 PR-2 Medium-Intensity Residential.

§ 250-29 PR-3 High-Intensity Residential.

§ 250-30 PR-MP High-Intensity Residential, Mobile Home Park.

§ 250-31 PC-1 Low-Intensity Nonresidential Use.

§ 250-32 PC-2 Medium-Intensity Nonresidential Use.

§ 250-33 PC-3 High-Intensity Nonresidential Use.

Article V Landscaping and Buffering

§ 250-34 Purpose.

§ 250-35 Landscaping and buffer requirements.

§ 250-36 Required plant material, ground cover and irrigation systems.

§ 250-37 Location criteria.

§ 250-38 Buffer/Screen type required.

§ 250-39 Landscaping/Buffer Matrix.

§ 250-40 Recommended plants, trees and shrubs.

Article VI Community Districts

§ 250-41 Purpose; applicability.

§ 250-42 Criteria for establishing.

§ 250-43 Criteria for petition by landowners.

§ 250-44 Criteria for petition by landowner for new development.

§ 250-45 Procedures for establishing community districts and zones.

§ 250-46 Land use classifications and general standards.

§ 250-47 CR-AG Community Residential: Agriculture.

§ 250-48 CR-1 Community Residential: Single-Family Residential.

§ 250-49 CR-1M Community Residential: Single-Family, Mobile Homes.

§ 250-50 CR-2 Community Residential: Medium-Intensity.

§ 250-51 CR-3 Community Residential: Apartments and High-Intensity.

§ 250-52 CR-MP Community Residential: Mobile Home Park.

§ 250-53 CC-1 Community Commercial: Neighborhood Commercial.

§ 250-54 CC-2 Community Commercial: Community Commercial.

§ 250-55 CC-3 Community Commercial: Regional Commercial.

§ 250-56 CI-1 Community Industrial: Light-Intensity.

§ 250-57 CI-2 Community Industrial: Medium-Intensity.

§ 250-58 CI-3 Community Industrial: Heavy Industrial and Manufacturing.

§ 250-59 CMU Community District: Mixed Use.

Article VII Village District

§ 250-60 Purpose; permissible uses; boundaries.

§ 250-61 Criteria for establishing.

§ 250-62 Land use classifications.

§ 250-63 Eligible communities.

§ 250-64 VR-1 Village Residential: Single-Family Residential.

§ 250-65 VR-1M Village Residential: Single-Family, Mobile Homes.

§ 250-66 VR-2 Village Residential: Multiple-Family.

§ 250-67 VC-1 Village Commercial: Neighborhood Commercial.

§ 250-68 VC-2 Village Commercial: Community Commercial.

§ 250-69 VR-AG Village Residential: Agriculture.

§ 250-70 VMU Village District: Mixed Land Use.

Article VIII Special Zone Overlays and Business Licenses

§ 250-71 Purpose.

§ 250-72 Planned Unit Development Overlay Zone.

§ 250-73 Special flood hazard areas.

§ 250-74 Home occupations.

§ 250-75 Airport Zone.

§ 250-76 Vendor's licenses.

Article IX Minimum Development Requirements

§ 250-77 Purpose; applicability.

§ 250-78 Utilities and yards.

§ 250-79 Access to public way and private roadway easements.

§ 250-80 General minimum development standards.

§ 250-81 Residential development standards.

§ 250-82 Accessory buildings in residential land use classifications.

§ 250-83 Fences, walls, and other structures.

§ 250-84 Outside storage.

§ 250-85 Special use permits (SUPs).

§ 250-86 Development standards for mobile home parks.

§ 250-87 Lighting.

§ 250-88 Signs.

Article X Off-Street Parking and Loading; Fire Lanes

§ 250-89 Location; control; access; computation of required spaces.

§ 250-90 Number of spaces required.

§ 250-91 Flexibility in administration of parking standards required.

§ 250-92 Size of parking spaces and aisles.

§ 250-93 Parking area design requirements.

§ 250-94 Parking area surfaces.

§ 250-95 Exterior lighting in parking areas.

§ 250-96 Joint use of required parking spaces.

§ 250-97 Enlargement of original business or use.

§ 250-98 Loading space requirements.

§ 250-99 Fire lane requirements.

Article XI Land Use Classification Matrixes

§ 250-100 Performance, Community and Village Districts.

Article XII Keeping of Livestock

§ 250-101 Purpose; general provisions.

§ 250-102 Lot size regulations; exception.

§ 250-103 Minimum development standards.

§ 250-104 Compliance with health and environmental regulations.