CHAPTER 156:  ZONING
Section
General Provisions
   156.001   Title
   156.002   Intent and purpose
   156.003   Interpretation
   156.004   Scope of regulations
   156.005   Amendment of previous ordinance
   156.006   Words and phrases
   156.007   Definitions
Administration
   156.020   Authority of Plan Commission, Board of Zoning Appeals, and staff
   156.021   Designation of the Administrator
   156.022   Filing of fees
   156.023   Variances
   156.024   Enforcement of violations
   156.025   Appeals
   156.026   Attorney’s fees
   156.027   Amendments
   156.028   Improvement location permits
   156.029   Certificate of occupancy
Nonconforming Uses and Structures
   156.040   Interpretation and intent
   156.041   Incompatibility
   156.042   Illegal uses
   156.043   Avoidance of undue hardship
   156.044   Ordinary repairs and maintenance
   156.045   Special exceptions not considered nonconforming uses
   156.046   Nonconforming lots
   156.047   Nonconforming uses of land
   156.048   Nonconforming structures
   156.049   Nonconforming uses of structures or of structures and land in combination
   156.050   Nonconforming parking
Zoning Districts
   156.065   Use of building or land for intended purpose and other general prohibitions
   156.066   Principal uses
   156.067   Accessory uses
   156.068   Uses generally permitted
   156.069   Temporary uses
   156.070   Obstructions in required yards
   156.071   Placing structures over utility easements
   156.072   Vision clearance at intersection
   156.073   General, traffic, and open air business standards
   156.074   Addresses and street names
Special Exceptions
   156.085   Purpose
   156.086   Authority
   156.087   Parties entitled to seek special exceptions
   156.088   Procedure for review and decision
   156.089   Standards for special exceptions
   156.090   Supplementary conditions and safeguards
   156.091   No presumption of approval
   156.092   Limitations on special exceptions
   156.093   Effect of approval
Use Districts
   156.105   District classifications
   156.106   Official Zoning Map
   156.107   Interpretation of District boundaries
Residential Districts
   156.120   Intent
   156.121   R-1 Single-Family Dwelling Urban Residential District
   156.122   R-1A Single-Family Dwelling Compact Home Residential District
   156.123   R-2 Multifamily Urban Residential Districts
   156.124   I-2 Stone Quarries
   156.125   Public Usage District
   156.126   Footer requirements of a crawlspace
Commercial Districts
   156.140   Intent
   156.141   B-1 Professional Business District
   156.142   B-2 General Business District
   156.143   Highway Service District (HS)
   156.144   Historic Central Business District (HCB) and Historic Mixed Use District (HMU)
Industrial District
   156.155   Intent
   156.156   Principal and accessory uses and regulations
   156.157   Performance standards
Parking and Loading
   156.170   Intent
   156.171   Application
   156.172   Required off-street parking ratios
   156.173   Programs and incentives to reduce parking requirements
   156.174   Location of required parking
   156.175   Development standards for off-street parking
   156.176   Off-street loading
Signs
   156.190   Purpose
   156.191   Signs prohibited
   156.192   Sign permits
   156.193   Exemptions
   156.194   General sign standards
   156.195   Temporary signs
   156.196   Regulation by district classification
   156.197   Localized alternative sign regulations
   156.198   Enforcement
   156.199   Revocation of permit
Landscaping, Screening, and Fences
   156.210   Intent
   156.211   Application
   156.212   Parking lot landscaping
   156.213   Parking lot screening
   156.214   Screening of refuse disposal dumpsters
   156.215   Additional screening requirements
   156.216   Buffer areas between incompatible uses
   156.217   Fences and walls
Wireless Communication Facilities
   156.230   Purpose
   156.231   Application
   156.232   Design and construction
   156.233   Permitted locations
   156.234   Temporary wireless communications facilities
   156.235   Compliance
   156.236   Abandonment
Planned Unit Developments
   156.250   Purpose
   156.251   Definition
   156.252   Requirements for planned unit development
   156.253   Procedure for approval of planned unit development
   156.254   Specific content of plans
   156.255   Review consideration
   156.256   Changes in the planned unit development
Written Commitments
   156.270   Authority of Plan Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals
   156.271   Standard form
   156.272   Building effect
   156.273   Effective date of commitment
   156.274   Covenant running with the land
   156.275   Enforcement
   156.276   Recording
   156.277   Modification and termination
   156.278   Public notice
   156.279   Validity of other land use restrictions
   156.280   No obligation for approval
   156.281   Post-Plan Commission/Board of Zoning Appeals approval process
Site Plan Requirements
   156.295   Authority of the Plan Commission to review site plans
   156.296   Site plans required
   156.297   Application
   156.298   Design requirements and improvement requirements
   156.299   Contents of site plans
   156.300   Other required submittals
   156.301   Re-submittal of plans
   156.302   Rejection statement
   156.303   Deviation from the approved site plan and addition to existing structures
   156.304   Engineering assurances
   156.305   Financial assurances
   156.306   Record drawings and certificate of completion and compliance
   156.307   Expiration deadlines
Sexually Oriented Business
   156.345   Purpose
   156.346   Classification
   156.347   Location of sexually oriented business
   156.348   Separation requirements
   156.349   Special regulations for media and adult media store
   156.350   Special regulations for adult cabarets and nude dancing
   156.351   Signs and display of materials
   156.352   Exemptions
 
   156.999   Penalty