For properties designated commercial on the land use element of the general plan, the following requirements apply:
   (A)   Nuisances. No operation shall be conducted on any premises in such a manner as to cause an unreasonable amount of noise, odor, dust, smoke vibration or electrical interference detectable off the site.
(Ord. 87-11, passed 7-27-87)
   (B)   Screening.  An eight-foot high solid, decorative masonry wall shall be constructed along the property line adjacent to any residential zone or any PD zoning for residential use except that no such wall shall be required if the property line abuts an alley.
(Ord. 90-01, passed 1-22-90)
   (C)   Landscaping.  A landscaping plan for all uses (except single-family dwellings, duplexes and triplexes) including plant species, initial size, location, growth characteristics and method of irrigation shall be approved by the Community Development Director prior to issuance of any permit.  Such required landscaping shall be installed prior to final inspection and shall be maintained by the property owner.  Approval shall be based on the degree of compliance with landscape standards as adopted from time to time by the City Council.
(Ord. 87-11, passed 7-27-87; Am. Ord. 89-22, passed 1-8-90)
   (D)   Trash storage area. Trash bins (except single-family dwellings, duplexes, or dwelling groups) shall be provided in a fully enclosed trash storage area.  This area or areas shall be provided at locations that are readily accessible to residents and sanitation collectors.
   (E)   Off-street parking. Off-street parking shall be provided as required in § 153.184.  A circulation plan for all nonresidential uses shall be required for all new development and shall include truck loading and unloading facilities.
(Ord. 87-11, passed 7-27-87)
   (F)   Open space requirements.  All multiple residential uses of two or more dwelling units on one lot shall provide a fenced playground (or other open space in the case of an adult-only facility) of at least 50 square feet per unit with a minimum area of 300 square feet provided regardless of the number of units.  This area shall not be a lineal open space but should have a width to depth ratio not exceeding one to two (1:2). Except in very large complexes (more than 50 units) this required open space shall be in one location.
(Ord. 89-22, passed 1-8-90)
   (G)   Site plan review. Proposals to construct anything other than a single-family dwelling, a duplex, a triplex or a four-plex on a parcel shall be subject to site plan review by the Planning Commission prior to issuance of a building permit.  This review shall include, but not be limited to, comparison of the project with the Architectural and Subdivision Design Standards as adopted by the City Council.
(Ord. 90-01, passed 1-22-90)
(`67 Code, § 10-8-6)