Municipal Code

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The Chino Hills Municipal Code represents the most current regulations adopted by the City. The document is a compilation of ordinances of the City. Following adoption by the City Council, ordinances of a general and permanent nature are codified into the Municipal Code. Codification is completed quarterly.

This Code guides how the City is governed and is updated as the City grows and changes. Ordinances that have been adopted, but have not yet been codified, are available by clicking on the following links: 

Ordinance No. 381 - An Ordinance of the City of Chino Hills, Amending Chapter 1.14 and Adopting a New, Revised City Council Electoral District Map

Ordinance No. 382 - An Ordinance of the City of Chino Hills, Setting the Amount of Solid Waste Disposal (Trash) Rates and Charges Pursuant to Health and Safety Code Section 5471 Et. Seq. and Determining the Project is Exempt From Review Under the California Environmental Quality Act 

Ordinance No. 383 - An Ordinance of the City of Chino Hills,  Amending Title 16 of the Chino Hills Municipal Code Chapter 16.02 - Definitions, Chapter 16.04 - Zoning Districts Designated, Chapter 16.10 - Residential Districts, Chapter 16.18 - Recreation and Open Space District, Chapter 16.30 - Scenic Resources Overlay District, Appendix A Land Use Matrix, and Delete Chapter 16.26 - Agricultural Preserve Overlay District, and Finding Proposed Municipal Code Amendment 22MCA01 Exempt From Review Under the California Environmental Quality Act

Ordinance No. 384 - An Ordinance of the City of Chino Hills, Updating Outdated Addresses for City Hall in the Chino Hills Municipal Code and Determining This Action is Exempt From Review Under the California Environmental Quality Act

Ordinance No. 385 - An Ordinance of the City of Chino Hills, Amending Title 2, Chapter 2.04, Section 2.04.120 of the Chino Hills Municipal Code to Establish City Council Compensation at One Thousand One Hundred Eight Dollars and Nine Cents ($1,108.09) Per Month (Effective January 1, 2023)

Ordinance No. 386 - An Ordinance of the City of Chino Hills, Approving Municipal Code Amendment No. 22MCA02 to Amend Title 16 of the Chino Hills Municipal Code Chapter 16.02 - Definitions, Chapter 16.06 - General Development Standards, Chapter 16.07 - Landscape and Water Conservation Requirements, and Chapter 16.38 - Signs Regarding Electronic Signs, and Determining the Ordinance Is Exempt From Review Under the California Environmental Quality Act

Ordinance No. 387 - An Ordinance of the City of Chino Hills, Adding Chapter 9.10 to Title 9 of the Chino Hills Municipal Code Establishing Regulations Prohibiting the Unlawful Possession of Catalytic Converters in the City and Finding That This Ordinance is Exempt From Review Under the California Environmental Quality Act

Ordinance No. 388 - An Ordinance of the City of Chino Hills, Repealing Chapter 15.04 of Title 15 of the City of Chino Hills Municipal Code and Establishing a New Chapter 15.04 of Title 15 Adopting by Reference and Amending the 2022 Editions of the California Building Code Volumes 1 and 2; 2022 California Plumbing Code; 2022 California Mechanical Code; 2022 California Electrical Code; 2022 California Residential Code; 2022 California Energy Code; and 2022 California Green Building Standards Code with Appendices and Amendments Thereto