Archive for the ‘Modified Parking Requirement’ Category

Modified Parking Requirement Districts

September 23rd, 2012

An ordinance amending certain Sections  of the Zoning Code and adding a new Section 13.17 to allow for the adoption of Modified Parking Requirement (MPR) Districts implementing one or more of seven specified parking requirement modification tools becomes effective on October 9th.  You can download Ordinance No. 182,242 at

Update: Bicycle Parking & Modified Parking District Ordinances

May 21st, 2011


The City Planning Commission’s consideration of the Bicycle Parking Ordinance and the Modified Parking Requirement (MPR) District Ordinance, both continued until May 26th, will be continued again until June 9th.

Any questions/comments pertaining to these ordinances, please direct to Tom Rothmann at or at 213.978.1891.

Modified Parking Requirement (MPR)

February 11th, 2011

The Planning Department is considering a new Modified Parking Requirement (MPR) Supplemental Use District.  The draft ordinance is being released along with the CEQA publication.  A hearing with staff (not the City Planning Commission) will be held on March 30, 2011.

Attached is electronic copy of the notice of public hearing for case number CPC-2007-2216-CA, Q&A sheet and proposed Ordinance text.  It is important to review this material and get your comments on record.  Please help disseminate this information through your networks and share your insights.

City Planning Department Staff contact is Tom Rothmann at (213) 978-1370 or

CPC-2007-2216-CA_Hearing Notice