Sec. 27-134.  Height and Area Regulations - District R-O.

 

(a)   In District R-O, unless otherwise specified, the maximum height and minimum lot requirements shall be as follows:

 

  Max Height Front Yard Side
Yard
Rear
Yard
Lot Width Site Area per Unit Min Lot
Area
Building Coverage
Single-Family Detached Permitted Uses 45
See (4)
below
25 7
See (1) below
See (2) below 70 7,000 7,000 60%
Single-Family Attached Permitted Uses 45
See (4)
below
25 7
See (1) below
See (2) below 70 5,000 4,000 60%
Duplex Permitted Uses 45
See (4)
below
25 7
See (1) below
See (2) below 70 3,000 6,000 60%
Townhouse Permitted Uses 45
See (4)
below
25 7
See (1) below
See (2) below 70 3,000 2,500 for fee-simple lots
6,000 for other sites
60%
Multiple-Family Permitted Uses 45
See (4)
below
25 7
See (1) below
See (2) below 70 2,000 7,000 60%
Conditional Uses (3) 45
See (4)
below
25 7
See (1) below
See (2) below 70   7,000 60%

(1)   Buildings on corner lots shall provide a side yard on the street side of not less than twenty-five (25) feet; provided, however, this regulation shall not reduce the buildable width of a corner lot in separate ownership as of the effective date of this chapter to less than thirty-five (35) feet.

(2)   The depth of the rear yard shall be at least twenty percent (20%) of the depth of the lot, or thirty (30) feet, whichever is less.

(3)   Unless modified as a part of a site plan or conditional use approval

(4)    With a conditional use permit, height may be increased except that in all instances must comply with airport zoning.

 

(b)   Where a lot in separate ownership as of the effective date of this chapter has less area and/or width than herein required, this regulation shall not prohibit the erection of a single-family dwelling or other permitted use meeting the area requirements.

 

(c)   Accessory buildings and structures shall comply with the requirements of Sec. 27-287.  The total square footage of floor area for accessory buildings, including detached garages, shall not exceed eight hundred sixty-four (864) square feet per dwelling unit. 

 

Source:  Ord. No. 4392, 4, 2-1-99; Ord. No. 4603, 1, 9-16-02; Ord. No. 5413, 8, 7-5-16