10-8-2: SCOPE:
The provisions of this chapter shall apply to any use, structure, lot, or other circumstance governed by this title which was legally established but does not conform to the requirements of this title. Any noncomplying structure, nonconforming use, lot, or other nonconformity may be continued only to the extent it was lawfully created, and as provided in this chapter. Any noncomplying structure, nonconforming use, lot, or other nonconformity not authorized under a previously existing zoning ordinance, or which was illegal under such ordinance, shall remain unauthorized and illegal unless expressly authorized or permitted by the provisions of this title. (Ord. 03-5-1, 5-1-2003, eff. 6-1-2003; amd. Ord. 2005-15, 7-21-2005)