The zoning ordinance translates the City of Santa Monica’s General Plan into specific regulations. The current zoning ordinance was adopted in 1988 with many permanent amendments being passed since. With the adoption of the 2010 Land Use and Circulation Element a comprehensive Zoning Update project was undertaken.
This dataset is a listing of all demolition permit applications currently under review by the City. Due to limitations of prior software used by the City, applications from 2016 and earlier may be erroneously reflected on this list as active and with a status of ‘In Review;’ when in fact the demolition permit may have been issued, or the permit application may have expired altogether prior to any permit issuance.
A historic resource may be a building, structure, site, object, district, or landscape that may be associated with historic events; associated with important historical persons; represent a rare type of historic property; or has architectural quality or importance.