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This district consists mainly of area containing single-family dwellings and of open spaces where single-family development appears desirable. In addition to the general purposes applying to all residential districts, the regulations of District R-1 are designed to encourage the provision of single-family detached dwellings in low density residential area with a minimum lot area of 7,000 square feet.
(A) Minimum requirements for lot area, width and setback:
Lot area: 7500 SF
Lot width: 60'
Sum of both: 15'
(B) See § 155.023 for supplementary district regulations, exceptions and parking requirements applying to the R-1 District.
(C) See § 155.060 (D) and (E) for temporary use permits that may be granted by the Board of Adjustment and specific use permits that may be recommended by the City Planning Commission within the R-1 District under certain circumstances and conditions.
Single-family dwelling unit
Accessory building, servants quarters, garage or carport, domestic storage
Field crops, horticulture, nursery, truck gardening, but not including retail sales on the premises
Golf course, but not including commercial golf games, or amusement
Public park, playground or playfield
Swimming pool, private
Railroad rights-of-way but not including shops and yards
Tract offices and construction buildings which shall be removed upon completion or abandonment of construction
Home occupations: Any occupation that is customarily carried on at home that does not involve a structural change in the dwelling unit or in a building accessory to the dwelling unit, that does not require the employment of help other than members of the immediate family, the installation of equipment or electric motors exceeding a total limitation of 3 horsepower per dwelling unit, provided however that the following uses shall not be permitted as customary home occupations:
Any building in which chattels or goods, wares or merchandise are commercially created, changed, repaired, exchanged or sold; barber or beauty shops; beauty culture schools; commercial stables or kennels; doctor’s office for the treatment of patients; and/or the display of goods.
(D) Height regulations.
No building shall exceed 30 feet or 2 stories in height.
(Ord. 1100 § 7.1, passed 4-3-64; Am. Ord. 2006-2145, passed 11-20-06) Penalty, see § 155.999