Title 17 Zoning Code Update

Consistent with the goals and objectives identified in the Tuolumne County 2018 General Plan, the County is updating Title 17 of Tuolumne County Ordinance Code. The Zoning Code Update addresses the following goals identified by the County: 


  • Implement Tuolumne County 2018 General Plan land use policies 
  • Meet goals identified in the County’s Senate Bill 2 Planning Grants Program application including addressing Accessory Dwelling Units and streamlining the housing approval process 
  • Be consistent with State and federal law 
  • Create an intuitive document that is user friendly 
  • Create a transparent, predictable, and consistent process 
  • Respond to community concerns 
  • Promote infill, mixed-use, and development in Identified Communities 
  • Standardize and simplify development review