Zoning Code 2018-06-07T14:29:15+00:00

Unified Development Ordinance

Zoning Code

 
1.1 Short Title 1-2
1.2 Authorization 1-2
1.3 Jurisdiction 1-2
1.4 Exemption for Bona Fide Farms 1-2
1.5 Relationship to the Land Use Plan 1-2
1.6 The Unified Development Ordinance Affects Every Building and Use 1-3
1.7 Fees 1-3
1.8 Severability 1-3
1.9 Interpretation and Purpose 1-3
1.10 Effective Date 1-3
1.11 Transitional Rules 1-3
 
2.1 General Approval Process 2-3
2.2 Zoning, Conditional and Special Use Approval 2-3
2.3 Subdivision Approval 2-11
2.4 Site Plan Approval 2-16
2.5 Conditional District Rezoning Approval 2-19
2.6 Rezoning Approval 2-25
2.7 Ordinance Text Amendment Approval 2-28
2.8 Zoning Vested Rights Certificate Approval 2-30
2.9 Zoning Compliance Certificate Approval 2-34
2.10 Building Permit Approval 2-35
2.11 Certificate of Occupancy Approval 2-37
2.12 Improvement Guarantees 2-38
2.13 Watershed 2-40
 
3.1 Appeals, Variances and Interpretations 3-2
3.2 Quasi-judicial Hearing Procedures 3-5
3.3 Legislative Hearing Procedures 3-7
 
4.1 Complaints Regarding Violations 4-2
4.2 Persons Liable 4-2
4.3 Procedures Upon Discovery 4-2
4.4 Penalties and Remedies for Violations 4-2
4.5 Permit Revocation 4-3
4.6 Judicial Review 4-3
 
5.1 General Use Zoning Districts 5-2
5.2 General Setback, Height and Area Standards 5-6
5.3 General Use District Dimensional Table/Standards 5-10
5.4  Table of Uses Permitted in Districts 5-32
5.5 Supplemental Use Regulations 5-33
5.6 Non-Conforming Situations 5-49
5.7 Historic Preservation Overlay District 5-56
5.8 Water Supply Watershed Protection Overlay District 5-63
5.9 Noise Overlay District 5-79
5.10 Accident Potential Zone 5-90
5.11 Demolition by Neglect 5-93
 
6.1 Off-Street Parking, Loading and Stacking Standards

6-2
6.2 Commercial Lighting Design Standards 6-8
6.3 Landscaping, Screening and Buffering Standards 6-17
6.4 Signage Standards 6-31
6.5 Stormwater Management for New Development 6-44
6.6 Illegal Discharge Control 6-52
 
7.1 General Design Standards 7-2
7.1.1 Streets 7-2
7.1.2 Street Intersections 7-2
7.1.3 Street Names 7-2
7.1.4 Street Signs 7-2
7.1.5 Streetlights 7-3
7.1.6 Sidewalks 7-3
7.1.7 Curb and Gutter 7-3
7.1.8 Blocks 7-3
7.1.9 Lots 7-3
7.1.10 Easements 7-4
7.1.11 Utilities 7-5
7.1.12 Water and Sewer 7-5
7.1.13 Stormwater 7-5
7.1.14 Fire Protection 7-5
7.2 Minimum Requirements for Subdivision Road Construction 7-5
 
8.1 Planning Commission 8-2
8.2 Board of Adjustment 8-4
8.3 City Council 8-6
8.4 Planning and Community Development Director and Administration 8-7
8.5 Historic Preservation Commission 8-8
8.6 Appearance Commission 8-10
8.7 Watershed Review Board 8-12
 
9.1 Word Interpretation 9-2
9.2 Definitions 9-2
     
  -APPENDICES-  
 

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