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A. Topographic change is limited in Redmond as follows:

1. Within the building work area (building footprint plus a ten (10) foot buffer), this chapter does not limit temporary or permanent cuts or fills (even with the presence of significant trees).

2. Outside the building work area, and where significant trees are not present, the maximum permitted vertical depth or height of a cut or fill is a total of eight (8) vertical feet.

3. Outside building work area, and where significant trees designated to be saved are present, grades shall not be changed within five (5) feet of the tree’s dripline.

4. Cut or fill slopes may not exceed 33 percent (3H:1V). Cut and fill slopes within the right-of-way may, however, be designed at (2H:1V). (Ord. 3081 § 2, 2022; Ord. 2860 § 3 (part), 2016).