§ 155.403  ZONING PERMITS.
   (A)   Zoning permit required. If site plan approval is not required, a zoning permit shall be required before all development of a parcel or change in use of a structure or land that does not require site plan review.  For the purposes of this chapter, a change in use constitutes a change from one use group as defined in the City of St. Johns Building Code to another use group.
   (B)   Zoning permit application requirements. The Zoning Administrator shall provide a form to be filled out by an applicant for a zoning permit. There shall be submitted with all zoning permit applications a plot plan, 8½" x 11" in size and drawn to scale, showing the following:
      (1)   Location, shape, area, and dimensions of the lot;
      (2)   Location, dimensions and height of any structures;
      (3)   Yard, open area, and parking space dimensions;
      (4)   Proposed number of sleeping rooms, dwelling units, occupants, employees, and other users;
      (5)   The existing and intended uses;
      (6)   Any additional information deemed necessary to the Zoning Administrator to determine and provide for the enforcement of this chapter.
   (C)   In instances where a site plan is required, a plot plan shall not be required.
(Ord. 616, passed 9-23-2013)