§ 156.302  CHANGE OF TOWN BOUNDARIES.
   (A)   Except as otherwise provided herein for marsh, marsh islands and other islands, all territory that may hereafter be granted to or annexed in the town shall be automatically classified in the R-1, Low- Density Residential District, unless the tract is shown on the Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map as Rural Conservation or Community Conservation.  In such cases, the tract shall be zoned based on that classification with the prescribed density based upon § 156.104. Tracts shown on the Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map as Natural Open Space shall be automatically classified in the CO, Conservation-Open Space District; tracts shown as Recreation Open Space shall be automatically classified in the CR-O, Conservation-Recreation-Open Space District. All marsh, marsh islands and other islands which may hereafter be granted to or annexed in the town shall be automatically classified in the CO, Conservation-Open Space District.  However, at the time the application for annexation is filed, the applicant may request a zoning classification.  The requested zoning classification should be in accordance with the town's Comprehensive Plan.  Such request shall be referred to the Planning Commission for study and recommendation to the Town Council.
   (B)   An application for annexation shall be submitted to the town in accordance with the applicable requirements of the S.C. Code of Laws, as amended.
('81 Code, § 155.102) (Ord. passed 8-13-79; Am. Ord. passed 3-9-87; Am. Ord. 99012, passed 4-21-99; Am. Ord. 00030, passed 6-13-00; Am. Ord. 02024, passed 6-11-02; Am. Ord. 03034, passed 6-10-03; Am. Ord. 11035, passed 5-10-11; Am. Ord. 14047, passed 8-12-14)