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27.40.020 HEIGHT.

Structures and building heights as defined in Section 27.04.080 shall be permitted to be developed provided they do not exceed the maximum height delineated for the respective project sites as shown on the Building Height and Bulk Plan in the Downtown Specific Plan. High-rise buildings over fifty-five (55) feet in height may be permitted if a site plan and architectural review is first approved by the Planning Commission as provided in Chapter 27.06.