Zoning regulates land uses within the City of Morgan Hill. Each parcel in the City is assigned to a zone which describes the regulations under which that land may be used. The Zoning Code identifies allowable uses and sets standards such as minimum lot size, maximum building height, and minimum front yard depth.
In addition, Zoning in the City of Morgan Hill is also comprised of the following codes:
- California Environmental Quality Act
- Cultural Resources Preservation
- Design Review
- Development Agreements
- Residential Development Control System
- School Impaction
- Sign Code
- Water Conserving Landscapes
Ordinance No. 2277 Appendix B - Water Efficient Landscape Worksheet Ordinance No. 2277 Appendix C - Certificate of Compliance/Installation Ordinance No. 2277 Appendix D - Landscape Water-Efficiency Checklist Ordinance No. 2277 Appendix E - Soil and Grading Design Survey
Title 18 - Zoning (Division I: Zoning Code; Division II: Development and Conservation; Division III: Residential Development Control System)
Downtown Specific Plan
Design Review Handbook
The City of Morgan Hill established the Design Review Handbook to set minimum standards for architecture, site planning and landscaping. These standards are applied to new development or improvements to existing development.