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.
Neighborhood boundaries as defined by Friends of Sunset Park, North of Montana Association, Ocean Park Association, Pico Neighborhood Association, Santa Monica Mid City Neighbor, Santa Monica Northeast Neighbors, and Wilshire Montana Neighborhood Coalition.
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.