§ 152.055  FENCES, WALLS AND HEDGES.
   (A)   Construction within easement. Nothing herein shall be construed so as to permit construction within a public or private easement in which it is prohibited.
   (B)   Residential fences and walls. All fences and walls shall be of sound construction, shall not detract from the surrounding area, and shall be governed by the following standards:
      (1)   Barbed wire, etc. No barbed wire, spire tips, sharp objects, or charged fences shall be erected in any residential area;
      (2)   Accessory structure. When used to enclose a patio, swimming pool, garden supply or tool compound, or similar living, recreational, or storage areas, the facility and the fences, walls, and hedges surrounding it shall be considered an accessory structure.
      (3)   Height.
         (a)   Unless otherwise permitted by the Board of Zoning Appeals under the provisions of § 152.122, fences, walls, or hedges in the front or lakeside yard of any lot or in the side yard along a flanking, street of a corner lot shall not exceed 48 inches in height.
         (b)   In the rear and side yards, not along a flanking street or lakefront, fences, walls, or hedges shall not exceed 72 inches.
      (4)   Location.
         (a)   Fences, walls or hedges may be erected, placed, or maintained on lot lines provided that placement of a fence, wall or hedge shall not interfere with provisions contained in granted easements for the lot on which they are to be located.
         (b)   Fences, walls, and hedges shall not shield the driveway entrances in such a way as to obstruct the view of a driver entering a public road from the driveway.
   (C)   Nonresidential fences, walls and hedges.  All fences and walls shall be of sound construction and shall not detract from the surrounding area. All nonresidential uses shall comply with the requirements for fences, walls, and hedges as set out in the district regulations in which the nonresidential use is located.
(Ord. 172, §§ 7-600 - 7-602, passed 4-5-90)  Penalty, see § 152.999