§ 155.051  PERMITTED ACCESSORY BUILDINGS, STRUCTURES AND USES IN REQUIRED YARDS.
   The following accessory  buildings, structures and uses are permitted and may be obstructions in yards and courts as follows.
   (A)   Awnings or canopies projecting not more than three feet into a required yard or court are permitted in front yard and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (B)   Arbors or trellises; where trellises are attached to the principal building, they may also project into front yards, and side yards are permitted in rear yards and open courts.
   (C)   Air conditioning equipment shelters are permitted in interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (D)   Architectural entrance structures on a lot not less than two acres in area are permitted in front yards and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards and rear yards.
   (E)   Balconies are permitted in rear yards and open courts.
   (F)   Bay windows projecting not more than three feet into a yard are permitted in front yard and side yards adjoining streets, rear yards and open courts.
   (G)   Boat storage, one boat owned by the occupant of the dwelling is permitted in rear yards.
   (H)   Chimneys, attached, projecting not more than 24 inches into a yard are permitted in front yards and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (I)   Driveways necessary for access to and from a garage or off-street parking area are permitted in front yard and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards and rear yards.
   (J)   Eaves and gutters on principal buildings or attached accessory buildings projecting not more than four feet into a front and rear yard and not more than 24 inches into a side yard or court are permitted in front yards and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (K)   Fallout shelters, attached or detached, are permitted in rear yards.
   (L)   Fences, see §§ 151.095 through 151.107 of the Building Code.
   (M)   Fire escapes, open or enclosed, or fire towers may project into a required front yard or side yard adjoining a street not more than five feet and into a required interior side yard or court not more than three and one-half feet are permitted in front yard and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (N)   Flagpoles are permitted in front yards and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (O)   Garages or carports, attached or detached, are permitted in side yards and rear yards.
   (P)   Growing of farm and garden crops in the open are permitted in interior side yards and rear yards.
   (Q)   Lawn furniture, such as benches, sundials and birdbaths are permitted in front yards and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (R)   Open off-street loading spaces are permitted in rear yards.
   (S)   Open off-street parking spaces; in all business districts, open off-street parking spaces may be in a required front yard or side yard adjoining a street as hereinafter regulated are permitted in interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (T)   Ornamental light standards are permitted in front yard and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (U)   Playground and laundry drying equipment are permitted in side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (V)   Playhouses and open-sided summer houses are permitted in side yards and rear yards.
   (W)   Sheds and storage buildings for garden equipment and household items as accessory to dwellings and buildings and structures customarily incidental to the pursuit of agriculture are permitted in side yards and rear yards.
   (X)   Signs and nameplates are permitted in front yard and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (Y)   Sills, belt courses, cornices and ornamental features of the principal building, projecting not more than 18 inches, are permitted in front yards and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (Z)   Steps, open, necessary for access to and from the dwelling or an accessory building; steps, as access to the lot from the street, and in gardens or terraces, provided there are no more than eight steps for access to and from a principal or accessory building, are permitted in front yard and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (AA)   Swimming pools, private, when conforming also with other codes or ordinances of the village are permitted in side yards and rear yards, unless the side yard adjoins a public right-of-way. In that event, the swimming pool must not be located any closer than ten feet from any such public right-of-way.
   (BB)   Terraces and patios are permitted in interior side yards and rear yards.
   (CC)   Outdoor fireplaces are permitted in rear yards. Tennis courts, private are permitted in rear yards.
   (DD)   Trees, shrubs and flowers are permitted in front yard and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open courts.
   (EE)   Walkways necessary for access to and from the dwelling or an accessory building are permitted in front yard and side yards adjoining streets, interior side yards, rear yards and open court.
   (FF)   Other accessory buildings, structures and uses as herein permitted in district regulations as accessory to a specific permitted use.
   (GG)   On corner lots within that part of a yard, court, or other open area located within a radius of 25 feet from the point of intersection of the two street right-of-way lines forming the lot corner, no building, structures, or shrubs as herein permitted as obstructions in front yards or side yards adjoining a street shall be erected, altered or planted which have a height more than 30 inches above the ground grade in this area, and trees planted in such areas shall be maintained in a manner that trees shall not have branches lower than eight feet above the ground grade elevation in this area.
(Ord. 1999-2, Zoning § 3, subs. .170, passed 2-15-1999; Ord. 2000-6, passed 6-5-2000)