(a)   Mobile homes and manufactured homes all as defined herein shall not be a permissible use as a principal building or as an accessory building in any Zoning District.  A mobile home or trailer may be used as a temporary office or building incidental to construction or development of the premises on which the mobile home or trailer is located, but only during the time construction or development is actively underway, not to exceed 18 months.  Upon approval by Council, one or more mobile homes or trailers may be used during states of emergency and any ensuing period of time as determined by Council.
   (b)   MOBILE HOME means a structure that:
      (1)   Is intended for residential or nonresidential use, which is designed to permit its conveyance upon a public street by means of integral structural elements consisting of a permanent chassis attached to axles(s) wheels and towing hitch; or
      (2)   Is manufactured at an off-site facility and is subsequently transported to a permanent or semi-permanent site where its components are then set onto a foundation and connected to utilities; or
      (3)   Is defined as a manufactured home under the provisions of the Manufactured Housing Construction and Safety Standards Act of 1974, 42 USC 5401 et seq., and any amendments thereto or regulations in supplement thereof, whether or not the design of the structure has been approved and/or certified by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
(Ord. 2013-01. Passed 2-5-13.)