(1) A proposed project’s consistency with development regulations adopted under Chapter 36.70A RCW, or, in the absence of applicable development regulations, the appropriate elements of the comprehensive plan or subarea plan adopted under Chapter 36.70A RCW shall be determined by consideration of:
(a) The type of land use;
(b) The level of development, such as units per acre or other measures of density;
(c) Infrastructure, including public facilities and services needed to serve the development; and
(d) The character of the development, such as development standards.
(2) In determining consistency, the determinations made pursuant to PMC 4.02.040 shall be controlling.
(3) For purposes of this section, the term “consistency” shall include all terms used in this chapter and Chapter 36.70A RCW to refer to performance in accordance with this chapter and Chapter 36.70A RCW, including but not limited to compliance, conformity, and consistency.
(4) Nothing in this section requires documentation, dictates procedures for considering consistency, or limits the Director from asking more specific or related questions with respect to any of the four main categories listed in subsections (1)(a) through (1)(d) of this section. [Ord. 3151 § 1, 1996; Code 1970 § 4.02.050.]