§ 153.284  NONCONFORMING USES.
   (A)   Any business lawfully operating on the effective date of this subchapter that is in violation of the location or structural configuration requirements of this subchapter shall be deemed a nonconforming use.  The nonconforming use will be permitted to continue for a period not to exceed one year, unless sooner terminated for any reason or voluntarily discontinued for a period of 30 days or more.  If two or more sexually oriented businesses are within 1,000 feet of one another and otherwise in a permissible location, the sexually oriented business which was first established and continually operating at a particular location is the conforming use and the later-established business is nonconforming.
   (B)   A sexually oriented business lawfully operating as a conforming use is not rendered a nonconforming use by the subsequent location of a church, synagogue, or regular place of religious worship, or public or private school, within 1,000 feet, or the location of a boundary of any residential zoned district or any residential structure, a licensed day care center or a public park within 500 feet or the location of a campground/recreational vehicle park or an outdoor recreational park within 500 feet.  This provision does not apply when an application for a permit is submitted after a permit has expired or has been revoked.
(Ord. 02-05, passed 8-5-2002)  Penalty, see § 153.999