§ 156.147  NON-CONFORMING USES OF LAND.
   (A)   Where at the time of passage of this chapter, lawful use of land exists which would not be permitted by the regulations imposed by this chapter, the use may be continued so long as it remains otherwise lawful.
   (B)   No such non-conforming use shall be enlarged or increased, or extended to occupy a greater area of land than was occupied at the effective date of adoption of this chapter.
   (C)   No such non-conforming use shall be moved in whole or in part to any portion of the lot or parcel other than that occupied by such use at the effective date of adoption of this chapter.
   (D)   If any such non-conforming use of land ceases for any reason for a continuous period of one year, any subsequent use of land shall conform to the regulations specified by this chapter for the district in which such land is located.
(Ord. 9-80, passed 12-15-1980)