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ORDINANCE NO. 85 -13 <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF NEWPORT BEACH <br />AMENDING THE PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER 20.83 <br />PERTAINING TO THE INTENSIFICATION OR EXPANSION <br />OF NON - CONFORMING USES <br />The City Council of the City of Newport Beach DOES <br />ORDAIN as follows: <br />SECTION 1. Sections 20.83.010 and 20.83.020 of the <br />Newport Beach Municipal Code are hereby amended to read as <br />follows: <br />20.83.010 Non - Conforming Uses. A non - conforming use <br />shall mean the use of land, a building, or a building site which <br />was lawfully in existence on the date this Title was adopted, or <br />• amended, but does not conform to the requirements for the <br />district in which the land or building site is located. Except <br />as provided in Sections 20.83.020, 20.83.030 and 20.83.040, a <br />non - conforming use shall not be enlarged, increased or <br />intensified. If any such use ceases, the subsequent use of such <br />land, building or building site shall be in conformance with the <br />regulations specified by this Title for the districts in which <br />such land is located. <br />20.83.020 Intensification and Enlargement of Non- <br />Conforming uses. A non - conforming use may be intensified by way <br />of an increase in the hours of operation or in significant change <br />in operational characteristics, enlarged or increased, provided <br />• that the use is permitted by the regulations specified for the <br />district in which it is located, and provided further, that in <br />each case a Use Permit must first be obtained. <br />