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A. Applicability: Where uncertainty exists as to the boundary of any zone shown on the official zoning map, the provisions of this section shall apply to determine the location of such boundary.
B. Centerlines And Property Lines: When a zone boundary is indicated as being approximately upon the centerline of a street, alley or block, or along a property line, then, unless otherwise definitely indicated on the official zoning map, the centerline of such street, alley or block or such property line, shall be construed to be the boundary of such zone.
C. Waterways, Park And Public Land: When a zone boundary is indicated as being approximately at the line of any river, irrigation canal or other waterway, public park or other public land, or any section line, then the center of the stream, canal or waterway, or the railroad right-of-way, or the boundary line of the public land or section line shall be deemed to be the boundary of the zone.
D. Lot, Block, And Tract Lines: Zone boundaries indicated as approximately following platted lot lines, or block or parcel tract boundaries shall be interpreted as following such lines.
E. Street Vacations: When a public road, street, or alley is officially vacated, such property shall have the same zoning as the adjacent property. In the event vacated property is adjacent to two (2) zones, each zone shall extend to the centerline of the vacated right-of-way. (Ord. 03-5-1, 5-1-2003, eff. 6-1-2003)
F. Uncertainties: When a physical or cultural feature existing on the ground is at variance with one shown on the official zoning map, or in case any other uncertainty exists with respect to a zone boundary, the Zoning Administrator shall determine the boundary location, subject to appeal to the Appeal Board as provided in this title. (Ord. 03-5-1, 5-1-2003, eff. 6-1-2003; amd. Ord. 2018-12, 10-18-2018)
G. Zoning Administrator To Make Determination: The Zoning Administrator shall have the authority to make all zone boundary clarifications and determinations subject to the rules above and appeal to the Appeal Board as provided in this title. (Ord. 2018-12, 10-18-2018)