(1) Certain minor development activities may occur in geologic hazard areas or setbacks provided the project proponent complies with best management practices (BMPs) adopted through rulemaking pursuant to chapter 30.82 SCC and all known and available reasonable technology (AKART) appropriate for compliance with this chapter. Best management practices are physical, structural, or managerial practices which have gained general acceptance by professionals in the appropriate field to minimize and mitigate adverse impacts to the functions and values of critical areas.
(2) All minor development activities authorized in this section shall comply with administrative BMP rules upon adoption. Prior to adoption of such administrative rules, project proponents shall comply with all known and available BMPs as defined in SCC 30.62A.510(1). The director shall use his or her best efforts to adopt BMPs for the minor development activities listed in this section pursuant to the rulemaking provisions of chapter 30.82 SCC within 12 months of the effective date of this chapter.
(3) The following minor development activities may occur pursuant to this section:
(a) Normal maintenance and repair that does not expand the footprint of existing:
(ii) utility corridors,
(iv) utility facilities,
(vi) stormwater facilities; and
(c) Survey or monument placement;
(g) Removal of invasive weeds;
(j) All other on-going lawfully established development activities not specifically addressed in this chapter. (Added by Amended Ord. 06-061, Aug. 1, 2007, Eff date Oct. 1, 2007).